What is carry-on baggage?

Carry-on baggage is free baggage such as suitcases and standard bags that are allowed to carry onto the cabin of an aircraft.

Passengers can carry in their carry-on baggage valuables such as cash, jewelry, cameras, camcorders, laptops, mobile phones, Lithium batteries for electronic devices, etc.

If you have a ticket, you can access Manage Booking to check eligible baggage standards.

Regulations on carry-on baggage by class of service

To ensure safety, carry-on baggage should fit under the passenger seat or baggage compartment in the aircraft cabin. Passengers shall comply with regulations on carry-on baggage regarding weight and size as follows:

Business/Premium Economy Class: the total weight of carry-on baggage must not exceed 18kg. Including 02 pieces (no more than 10kg each) and 1 accessory.

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Economy Class: the total weight of carry-on baggage must not exceed 12kg. Including 01 piece (no more than 10kg) and 1 accessory.

In which, the maximum three-dimension length (length, width, height) of baggage should follow:

  • For 01 piece of baggage: 56cm x 36cm x 23cm < 115cm
  • For 1 accessory: 40cm x 30cm x 15cm < 85cm

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  • In addition to the above carry-on baggage standards, passengers may take some personal items on board free of charge. Please find information about personal items here.
  • Carry-on baggage exceeding the quantity, weight and size regulations will be required to check in. On some flights, large carry-on baggage, despite meeting the standard of size and weight, may still be required to check in (free of charge) due to the limitation of the aircraft's capacity.

Carry-on baggage for children

Carry-on baggage for children under two years old includes 1 piece and should not exceed 3kg (including food, milk, and nappy) and one compact stroller/cradle that fits inside an aircraft baggage compartment. If carry-on baggage compartments are out of place, strollers/cradles are transported as checked baggage (free of charge).

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Restricted items for carriage

Passengers can refer to the list of restricted items for carriage or conditional carriage items here.

Support contact

For advice on carry-on baggage, please contact one of the following channels:

  • Contact Center:
    1. ○ For calls within Vietnam: 1900 1100
      ○ For calls from outside Vietnam: (+84-24) 38320320
  • Contact our Branch Offices