1. What is the carry-on allowance?
On all Bulgaria Air flights, hand baggage must have up to 55 x 40 x 23 cm, while the maximum sum of its dimensions must not exceed 115 cm. The maximum weight allowed is 10 kg. At the same time, items like canes/crutches or a reasonable amount of reading material are also allowed to be carried in the cabin free of any charge.
On code-share flights, other baggage policies may apply. Please contact the airline in advance of your flight for details.
2. What is the checked baggage allowance?
The general terms that apply to checked-in baggage for most Bulgaria Air flights/passengers are these:
- Business Class: 2 pieces having up to 23 kg and 158 cm each
- Economy Class: one piece of up to 23 kg and 158 cm each
- Infants: one piece of maximum 10 kg and up to 115 cm
The exceptions to the allowances above, as well as additional information, can be found on this page.
3. What about oversized/overweight and excess luggage fees?
Depending on your route, various fees may apply to oversized, overweight or excess baggage. For domestic flights, please see below:
- Overweight baggage (between 23 kg and 32 kg): EUR 20
- Oversized baggage (between 158 cm and 203 cm): EUR 30
- Additional items (each piece must have maximum 23 kg and 158 cm): the second is charged EUR 20, while the third - EUR 50
On international Bulgaria Air flights, the fees that apply to extra baggage are these:
- Overweight baggage (between 23 kg and 32 kg): EUR 50
- Oversized baggage (between 158 cm and 203 cm): EUR 70
- Additional items (each piece must have maximum 23 kg and 158 cm): the second is charged EUR 50, while the third - EUR 100
Any items weighing over 32 kg can only be transported as freight.
4. How does Bulgaria Air handle special items?
Bulgaria Air allows its passengers to carry sports equipment for free, as long as its weight does not exceed 23 kg and the sum of its dimensions is smaller than 200 cm. As an exception, travelling with a pair of skis is being charged with an extra fee of EUR 30, on international flights, and EUR 20, on domestic flights.
For last minute information regarding the possibility of traveling with various other special items and the charges that may apply, please contact Bulgaria Air directly.