Conditions of Sale for the additional Baggage Option

Eligibility conditions
This service is designed for customers who would like to transport one or more checked baggage items in addition to the standard baggage allowance authorized by their ticket. Additional baggage items must not exceed 23 kg / 50 lb and 158 cm / 62 in (height + length + width). The total number of additional baggage items permitted may be limited for some aircraft types.

Additional Baggage Options cannot be purchased in the following cases:
  • An infant under 2 years of age traveling on a parent's lap
  • Transport of an animal (in the cabin or the hold)
  • Transport of sports equipment (special fees apply)
Conditions of Sale
It is possible to purchase additional Baggage Options:
  • when purchasing a ticket online,
  • in the "Review/Modify your reservations" area at any time after purchasing a ticket and up to 30 hours* before a flight,
  • when checking in online for flights provided by Air France and departing from certain airports.
Baggage Options cannot be purchased during online check-in for:
  • flights requiring online check-in via another airline's website,
  • flights departing from or arriving in Abidjan, Amman, Bamako, Brazzaville, Conakry, Cotonou, Damascus, Douala, Kinshasa, Lagos, Lomé and Yaoundé.

Baggage Options cannot be purchased online for tgvair “air + rail” trips.

Additional Baggage Options can be purchased on most www.airfrance.com websites.**
In some countries, these Options may be available for purchase at certain points of sale. Additional Baggage Options are non-refundable and non-transferrable. If you wish to transfer a Baggage Option to another flight, please contact your point of sale before the Check-in Deadline.
For flights with connections, the additional Baggage Option applies to the entire trip (departure city to final destination) for flights provided by Air France only.

Payment methods
Additional Baggage Options can be purchased online using a debit or credit card only. The online price includes a 20% discount compared to the price paid at the airport, at a Self-Service Kiosk or at an Air France counter.

Flying Blue
Flying Blue members can use their Miles to purchase additional Baggage Options in the "Review/Modify your reservations" area only. The online discount does not apply when using Miles to purchase additional Baggage Options.

Flying Blue Silver, Gold, and Platinum members receive one additional baggage item at no extra charge in addition to the standard baggage allowance authorized for their ticket. The discount for additional Baggage Options applies to any other additional Baggage Option purchased online with a debit or credit card. For customers traveling on an Award ticket, additional Baggage Options may only be purchased during online check-in.


* Up to 3 days before departure:
- For flights to or from any of the following cities: Abidjan, Abuja, Accra, Bamako, Bangui, Brazzaville, Buenos Aires, Caracas, Conakry, Cotonou, Dakar, Douala, Kinshasa, Lagos, Libreville, Lima, Lomé, Luanda, Lusaka, Malabo, N'Djamena, Niamey, Nouakchott, Ouagadougou, Paramaribo, Pointe Noire, Port Harcourt, Riyadh, Santiago (Chile), Sao Paulo and Yaoundé.
- For any flights when using the Air France websites for the following countries: Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo and Tunisia.

** Except Air France websites for the following countries and territories: Australia, New Caledonia, Slovakia, Slovenia and South Korea.