What are the baggage regulations for travel to/from the USA and Canada?
Free Baggage Allowance
Applicable to/from USA/Canada Transatlantic * (see * below for exceptions)
Each passenger is allowed 2 pieces of checked baggage. Each piece should not exceed 32kg or 70 pounds. The maximum dimensions of the two pieces combined must not exceed 273cm or 107 inches (length + height + width). Please note, however, that any piece of luggage exceeding 62 inches (length + height + width) will be considered over size, and an extra baggage fee will be assessed accordingly. **Star alliance Gold customers are allowed 3 pieces of check-in baggage.**
In addition to the checked baggage allowance, each passenger may carry hand-carry baggage:
First / Business class = Two Pieces
Economy class = One Piece
With maximum weight 8 kg.or 18 pounds and Maximum dimensions 22 X 16 X 8 inches
(Exception: In First/ Business Class on Lufthansa flight numbers 1500 to 1849 and 5000 to 5999 androutes with small aircraft 1 piece of hand luggage due to limited stowage space on board .)
In addition to the cabin baggage allowance, the following items may be carriedon board:
One small ladies' handbag, one coat or plaid, one umbrella or walking stick,one small camera, one pair of binoculars, an appropriate amount of reading material forthe duration of the journey, a baby basket and baby food for consumptionduring the flight.
Travel with excess or overweight baggage may be possible with prior reservation and for a nominal fee. Please contact Lufthansa Reservations for detailed information regarding charges and to be sure space is available on your ticketed flights.
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