baggage allowance on long-haul flights
numerous long-haul flights the Piece Concept applies. This
means that adult passenger may check in up to two pieces of
baggage in addition to his carry-on baggage free of charge.
Please check the chart below for the allowed weights per piece.
Additional free baggage allowance for Sheba Miles
and Miles & More members
Gold members, LH Honorable (Hon.) circle member, LH Senator
shall be given 20kgs, and Ethiopian Silver members shall
receive 15kgs additional to the free baggage allowance.
In addition to the free baggage allowance the above passenger
will be handled with special priority.
ET-gold, ET- silver and LH honorable and LH senator, are
entitled 1 extra additional free baggage allowance per
the piece system, but weight will be limited to the class
of pushchairs, wheelchairs or walking aids
equipments required by incapacitated passengers with the
passenger, and/or should be readily and immediately attainable
at transfer and destination points.
traveling with their own folding wheelchair or assistive
device may request it to be carried in the passenger cabin
where storage facilities are available. Such request will
be handled on a ‘first come first served’
basis. Where such facilities do not exist, the wheelchair
or assistive device will be loaded in the baggage hold
where it is easily accessible for timely return to the
crutches, canes and similar walking aids are stored in
a special location in the cabin, the user of such aids
should be assigned seats nearby, to permit quick access
to the aids when needed.
Especially large and heavy pieces of baggage
will be accepted for check-in, only if it properly contains
and prevents damage to the contents. Light cardboard boxes,
paper bags and similar non-durable materials are not acceptable.
If the passenger so insists, it shall be accepted upon
using Limited Release Tags, relieving Ethiopian from any
Acceptance of items which may cause damage to other baggage
will be refused unless properly packed.
Extremely bulky and oversized bags shall be forwarded
baggage allowance for an infant
infant, not entitled to a seat is allowed to 10kgs of free
baggage allowance and in addition one fully collapsible stroller/push
chair, which may be carried in the passenger cabin subject
to availability of space.
paying 10% of the applicable fare and not occupying seat is
entitled to one checked bag (piece) weighing 10kgs,the sum
of the 3 dimensions of which does not exceed 45 inches (115cms)
plus one fully collapsible / pushchair, which may be carried
in the passenger cabin subject to availability of space.