Checked bagage

Bagages - Bagages en soute


With Air Tahiti, the hold baggage allowance is free of charge within the following limits.

You have booked a standard ticket (Y or S class) or a flight from/to Rarotonga:

  • Maximum weight per passenger (child under 12 or adult) : 23kg (50 lb)
  • Maximum dimensions (including wheels and handles) : length + width + height <150 cm (59 in)

You have booked a special ticket with an additional weight allowance (Z class):

  • Maximum weight per passenger (child under 12 or adult): 46 kg (100 lb)
  • Maximum dimensions (including wheels and handles): length + width + height <150 cm (59 in)

Baby information:

  • There is no baggage allowance for infants under 2 years
  • Strollers or umbrella beds are accepted without additional cost if their weight is included in the parents' free baggage allowance.

For scuba diving equipment:

Divers travelling to theses islands (Huahine, Raiatea, Bora Bora, Maupiti, Moorea, Fakarava, Rangiroa, Tikehau, Tubuai, Rurutu, Nuku Hiva et Hiva Oa) are given an additional baggage allowance of 5 kg (11 lb) for carrying diving equipment only.  To use it, please present one of the following documents:

  • Official diver's card in your name
  • Declaration from the diving club where you are going, specifying the dates you will be diving.

Consult our Sports equipment and special baggage section if:

  • Your checked baggage exceeds the authorized dimensions
  • Your baggage weighs more than 25 kg (55 lb)
  • You carry scuba diving equipment or any other large sports equipment

Find all our tips for preparing your baggage.

  Calculate the cost of your excess baggage :

If your baggage exceeds the weight allowed, you will be required to pay a fee at check-in.

Payment methods accepted : payment cards, cash (Pacific Francs - XPF).

Air Tahiti will endeavour to transport your excess baggage on the flight on which you are travelling. However, for operational reasons, it may be sent on a subsequent flight.

Calculate the exact amount of your excess baggage using the form below :