Every passenger using RwandAir Express low-cost airlines is entitled to unchecked hand baggage with dimensions 55x38x20 cm below 10 kg. The exception is a trip to Johannesburg, where the permitted weight of hand baggage is 7 kg. Additional non-chargeable baggage is:
- Umbrella or walking stick
- Small laptop
- Foldable baby stroller
When traveling with a child, you can carry a bag with all necessary items such as bottles, diapers and milk. Such baggage is not charged if it is below 12 kg. Rwandair Airlines also allow free transport of a fully folded wheelchair or crutches only if the passenger is dependent on them.
When purchasing air tickets, you can register two or three pieces of baggage. Their weight and quantity depend on the choice of the passenger’s class. The economy class is entitled to two pieces of baggage, 23 kg each, the premium economy class is permitted two pieces of baggage, 32 kg each. In the case of business class, passengers are entitled to three pieces of baggage, 23 kg each.
If checked baggage exceeds the limit you should expect an additional excess baggage fee. The rate depends on the place of departure and the passenger’s destination.