Baggage Allowance

1. Carry on BaggageTop

Every passenger is only allowed to carry one piece of non-check-in baggage with a weight limit of 11 lbs(5 kg) and a volume limit of 8*16*22 inches(20x40x55 cm).

2. North America RoutesTop

Standard (piecework system):

 

Seat

Number of packages

Weight

Size

Standard
Charging

First-class

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/piece

Sum of three sides≤62 inches(158 CM)

Business

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/piece

Economic

2

50 lbs(23 KG)/piece

Excess charging

Oversized baggage:
USD165/piece for a baggage >62 inches(158 CM) and ≤80 inches(203 CM)
USD445/piece for a baggage >80 inches(203 CM)

Baggage with excessive weight:
USD165/piece for a baggage >50 lbs(23 KG) and ≤70 lbs(32 KG)
USD445/piece for a baggage >70 lbs(32 KG) and ≤99 lbs(45 KG)
For Vancouver air line, the weight of baggage should not exceed 70 lbs(32 KG)/piece; for other North America air line, that should not exceed 99 lbs(45 KG)/piece.

Baggage with excessive number of piece: USD165/piece

Baggage with excessive size, weight or number of piece: accumulating charging

Remarks:

a) Infant
Any infant who buys a passenger ticket without seat can carry one baggage, with weight equal to that for a company adult and dimension (sum of three sides) not over 45 inches(115 cm), and also one folded portable baby carriage or baby stroller for free.

b) “Eastern Miles” gold and silver card member
An “Eastern Miles” gold card member can carry one additional baggage with weight not over 70 lbs(32 KG) for free; and a silver card member can carry one additional baggage with weight not over 50 lbs(23 KG) for free.

c) SkyTeam Alliance super-elite and elite card member
A SkyTeam Alliance super-elite member can carry one additional baggage with weight not over 50 lbs(23 KG) for free; and a SkyTeam Alliance elite member can carry one additional baggage with weight not over 50 lbs(23 KG) for free.

3. Europe, Australia, Japan,Korea, Dubai, Singapore and Thailand Routes Top

Effective on 10 January 2012 (ticket issue date), China Eastern would impose new check-in baggage standard on Europe, Australia and Japan routes with details as shown below (Piece System):

 

Class

Pcs

Weight

Size

Baggage Standard

First

3

70 lbs(32 KG)/pcs

Dimensions Total:62 inches(158 cm)

Business

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/pcs

W / Class

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/pcs

Economy

2

50 lbs(23 KG)/pcs

Over Weight Charge

Over-sized:

  • Over 62 to 80 inches(158 to 203 cm) -- USD165/PC
  • Over 80 inches(203 cm) -- USD330/PC, with MU authorization

Over-weight:

  • Over 50 lbs(23 KG) to 70 lbs(32 KG) -- USD165/PC;
  • Over 70 lbs(32 KG)/PC is not allowed.

Over-piece:

  • Extra 1st piece -- USD165/PC;
  • Extra 2nd piece and up -- USD330/PC

Progressive rate on over-sized / over-weight / over-piece baggage.

*Note: There may be fluctuation of the currency exchange rate between U.S. and departure nation.


Remarks:

  1. a)Infant:
     Unoccupied seat Infantsmay entitle 1 PCof check-in baggage with same weight as adult companion while size limit (dimensions total) is restricted under 115cm.In addition, 1 pc of foldable baby trolley is allowed.  
  2. b)Gold / Siver Card Members of Eastern Miles
    Extra 1 PC of free check-in baggage with weight not more than 70 lbs(32 KG) for Eastern Miles Gold Card Members while 50 lbs(23 KG) for Silver Card Members.  
  3. c)Elite Plus / Elite Members of SkyTeam Extra 1 PC of free check-in baggage with weight not more than 50 lbs(23 KG) for both Elite Plus and Elite Members.
     

4. China domestic Routes Top

Class

Adult / Child

Infant

First

40kg

None

Business Class

30kg

Economy

20kg

Remarks:

A domestic infant passenger has no free baggage allowance, while each international infant passenger is allowed free baggage within 10 Kg. A baby stroller can be checked for each infant passenger.