Cathay Pacific ups baggage allowance for all classes

By August 25, 2016Travel

TL;DR – Economy class passengers now get to enjoy 30kg of check in baggage. 

If you are a frequent flier you will probably be already familiar with the 20kg allowance offered by most airlines for economy class, or know how to pack all your belongings into your handcarry if you often fly Budget and refuse to pay for check in baggage.

Cathay Pacific has introduced a new set of baggage policies that will come into effect on 15 September 2016.

All passengers will be entitled to an additional 10 kg check-in baggage allowance, and check in up to 2 baggage items in Economy Class, Premium Economy Class, Business Class, and 3 items in First Class.

This effectively means,


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Premium Economy

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And if you’ve got the money (money money…),

First Class

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Now, sit back, relax, and enjoy the flight. Bon voyage!

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