Fiji Airways Baggage and Carry-on

What is Fiji Airways policy on hand baggage?

On Fiji Airways flights, passengers are allowed one carry-on bag (two carry-on bags in Business Class), with a maximum weight up to 7 kg (15 lbs) and one small personal item such as a laptop or purse.

What is Fiji Airways policy on checked baggage?

On flights to/from the US and Canada, Fiji Airways applies the Piece Policy to checked baggage (free baggage allowance and excess baggage fees). On all other Fiji Airways flights, the Weight Policy applies to checked baggage.

When connecting from a Fiji Airways international flight to a Fiji Link domestic flight, and vice versa, the international baggage allowance will also apply to the domestic flight if both sectors are ticketed on the same ticket. If ticketed separately, the baggage allowance shown on each ticket will apply.

No single piece of checked baggage may exceed 30 kg in weight and/or 277 cm (109 in) in total dimension (length + width + height).

Hand Baggage

On all Fiji Airways flights, passengers (except infants) are entitled to the following hand baggage allowances:

Travel ClassNumber of Pieces & Weight per PieceMaximum Dimensions
per Piece
Maximum Total
Economy1 piece up to 7 kg (15 lbs)55 x 40 x 20 cm115 cm (45 in)
Business2 pieces up to 7 kg (15 lbs) each OR 1 piece up to 14 kg (30 lbs)56 x 45 x 25 cm126 cm (50 in)

Passengers are also permitted to carry on board for free one small personal item, in addition to their hand baggage allowance:

♦ A handbag♦ A small camera and/or
a pair of binoculars
♦ Duty-Free Bag purchased
at the airport prior to boarding
♦ A pocketbook or purse
♦ A wedding dress/gown♦ A reasonable amount of reading
material for the flight
♦ An umbrella or walking stick
♦ A garment bag 114 x 60 x 11 cm (185 cm)♦ A pair of crutches and/or braces
or other prosthetic devices
♦ An overcoat, wrap or blanket

A non-compliant baggage fee is charged when hand baggage does not comply with the weight and dimension restrictions and is removed at the boarding gate. This fee is charged only on Fiji Airways point-to-point routes:

FROM TONon-Compliant Hand Baggage Fee
Fiji Pacific Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, JapanFJD 100
Fiji United StatesFJD 200
United States FijiUSD 120
Hong Kong FijiHKD 400
SingaporeFijiSGD 70
JapanFijiJPY 5600
Australia FJ networkAUD 100
New Zealand FJ networkNZD 100
Pacific Islands FJ networkFJD 100 converted to local currency

Checked Baggage

According to the applicable baggage policy and travel class, passengers are entitled to a free baggage allowance as follows:

Free Baggage Allowance – Weight Concept (domestic and international except the US and Canada)
RouteMaximum WeightMaximum Dimensions
EconomyBusinessEconomy & Business
InternationalAll destinations (except

to/from the US and Canada)

30 kg

(66 lbs)

40 kg

(88 lbs)

158 cm (62 in)
DomesticFiji Link flights15 kg (33 lbs)N/A


Free Baggage Allowance – Piece Concept (international to/from the US and Canada)
To/from/viaNumber of Pieces & Weight per PieceMaximum Dimensions per Piece
EconomyBusinessEconomy & Business
Honolulu1 piece up to 30 kg (66 lbs)1 piece up to 30 kg (66 lbs)158 cm (62 in)
Los Angeles

San Francisco

1 piece up to 30 kg (66 lbs)3 pieces up to 30 kg (66 lbs) each

Prepaid Excess Baggage

Fiji Airways is offering prepaid checked baggage service through its Sales Offices and Reservations Centre (also available online, but temporarily suspended). The prepaid excess baggage service is available per piece of excess baggage, up to 4 hours before departure, after which time the airport rate per kg will apply. Each passenger (excluding infants) can purchase, at a lower rate, maximum 2 pieces of prepaid excess baggage up to 23 kg each:

Prepaid Excess Baggage Fees – International Direct Flights
RouteAustraliaNew ZealandHong KongSingaporeTokyoLos Angeles
San Francisco
Samoa – ApiaTonga
Nadi and

FJD 100 /

AUD 55

FJD 90 /

NZD 70

FJD 330 /

HKD 1700

FJD 330 /

SGD 300

FJD 250 /

JPY 13000

FJD 240 /

USD 150

FJD 310* /

WST 260

FJD 310* /

TOP 220

Suva and

FJD 125 /

AUD 80

FJD 100 /

NZD 100

*FJD 520 – Peak Periods: 15 May – 15 Jul, 15 Nov – 31 Dec.

Excess Baggage Fees

When the free baggage allowance set by the Weight Concept is exceeded, Fiji Airways will charge an excess baggage fee:

Weight Concept – Excess Baggage Fee per Kg (2.2 lbs)

From/toNadiSuvaOther Fiji domestic
Pacific Islands*Australia &
New Zealand**
Hong Kong
NadiFJD 4FJD 5.5-11FJD 17-20FJD 16FJD 17FJD 15
SuvaFJD 4FJD 4-8FJD 12-18FJD 20***
Other Fiji



FJD 5.5-11FJD 4-8FJD 4FJD 17-23FJD 21FJD 21
SamoaWST 14WST 16WST 19WST 16WST 18WST 32
Christmas IslandAUD 18AUD 20AUD 23
TuvaluAUD 9AUD 9AUD 12AUD 16AUD 17
Solomon IslandsSBD 50SBD 60SBD 45-80SBD 85-88SBD 95
TongaTOP 12TOP 12TOP 15TOP 15TOP 18TOP 32
VanuatuVUV 800VUV 800***VUV 800VUV 1100VUV 1200VUV 1800
TarawaAUD 12AUD 15AUD 18AUD 18
Australia**AUD 17AUD 20***AUD 23AUD 22-25AUD 25
New Zealand**NZD 12NZD 17NZD 17NZD 17-18NZD 20
Hong KongHKD 90HKD 120HKD 150HKD 150
SingaporeSGD 17SGD 27SGD 27SGD 25
TokyoJPY 800JPY 1100JPY 1400JPY 1400
*Samoa – Apia, Christmas Island, Tuvalu – Funafuti, Solomon Islands – Honiara, Tonga – Nuku’alofa, Vanuatu – Port Vila, Tarawa.

**Auckland, Brisbane, Christchurch, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington.

***Direct flight.

When the Piece Concept applies, passengers will be charged additionally for each piece of baggage over the free baggage allowance. Also, Economy Class passengers will be charged an excess baggage fee if a piece of baggage exceeds the weight of 23 kg (50 lbs) but weighs less than 30 kg (66 lbs).

Piece Concept – Excess Baggage Fees to the US and Canada
FROMTo Honolulu, Los Angeles, San FranciscoTo other US/Canadian cities
Extra PieceOverweight PieceExtra PieceOverweight Piece
NadiFJD 275FJD 90FJD 275FJD 110
Other Fiji AirportsFJD 275FJD 110FJD 275FJD 130
Samoa – ApiaWST 350WST 130WST 350WST 130
Christmas IslandAUD 200AUD 60AUD 200AUD 60
Kiribati – TarawaAUD 200AUD 60AUD 200AUD 60
Solomon Islands – HoniaraSBD 1330SBD 420SBD 1330SBD 420
Tonga – Nuku’alofa, Vava’uTOP 300TOP 110TOP 300TOP 110
Vanuatu – Port VilaVUV 17000VUV 5800VUV 17000VUV 5800
Sydney, Melbourne, BrisbaneAUD 150AUD 50AUD 150AUD 70
Other Australian CitiesAUD 150AUD 70AUD 150AUD 70
Auckland, Christchurch, WellingtonNZD 200NZD 60NZD 200NZD 80
SingaporeSGD 275-300SGD 80SGD 300SGD 80
Tokyo – NaritaJPY 19,000-21,000JPY 6,900JPY 21,000JPY 6,900


Piece Concept – Excess Baggage Fees from the US
TOFrom HonoluluFrom Los Angeles, San FranciscoFrom Other US Cities
NadiUSD 175USD 50USD 175USD 50USD 170USD 60
Other Fiji AirportsUSD 175USD 70USD 175USD 60USD 175USD 70
Pacific Islands (except Funafuti)USD 175USD 60USD 180USD 60
Sydney, Melbourne, BrisbaneUSD 175USD 50USD 175USD 50
Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington
Other Australia and New Zealand citiesUSD 175USD 50-70USD 175USD 70
Tokyo – NaritaUSD 190USD 60USD 190USD 60

Any piece of checked baggage exceeding the total dimensions will be charged the oversized/bulky item fee. This fee is in addition to any excess baggage fees that may apply. Bulky items consist of any piece exceeding 158 cm (62 in) but not exceeding 277 cm (109 in) in total dimension (may include surfboards, golf bags and other sporting equipment).

Oversized / Bulky Item Fee
FromTo FijiTo Pacific
To Australia &
New Zealand
To Hong KongTo SingaporeTo TokyoTo the US
FijiFJD 100FJD 100 / FJD 140**FJD 100FJD 150FJD 300
Pacific Islands*See table below
AustraliaAUD 50AUD 100AUD 120
New ZealandNZD 100NZD 100NZD 150
Hong KongHKD 1000
SingaporeSGD 180
TokyoJPY 8500
The USUSD 120USD 150 / USD 200**USD 120
*Kiribati, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.**Peak Periods: 15 May – 15 Jul, 15 Nov – 31 Dec.


Oversized / Bulky Item Fee – Regional Route Network
FromTo FijiTo AustraliaTo New ZealandTo Hong KongTo SingaporeTo the US
KiribatiAUD 50AUD 100AUD 120
SamoaWST 50WST 70WST 150WST 270
Solomon IslandsSBD 200SBD 200SBD 720
TongaTOP 110TOP 145TOP 150TOP 200
TuvaluAUD 50AUD 100AUD 120
VanuatuVUV 2700VUV 5000VUV 10500

Fiji Link Excess Baggage Fees

On domestic flights, Fiji Link charges FJD 3.50-10 per kg (2.2 lbs) for excess weight.

On domestic flights, Fiji Link charges FJD 100 per oversized/bulky item (may include surfboards and golf clubs). This fee is separate from FJ international bulky item fee and charged in addition to any excess baggage fees that may apply.

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