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 and Japan RoutesTop

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. Dubai Routes Top

Standards are as follows (piecework system):

 

Accommodation

piece

Weight

Size

Baggage standard

First-class

3

70 lbs(32 KG)/piece

Length plus height plus  width≤ 62 inches(158 CM)

Business class

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/ piece

Economy extra

2

70 lbs(32 KG)/ piece

Economy class

2

50 lbs(23 KG)/ piece

Excess Baggage Charges

Oversize baggage:62 inches(158 cm)-80 inches(203 cm): USD165/piece;
>203cm: USD330/piece (subject to the approval of China Eastern Airlines)

overweight baggage: 50 lbs(23 KG)-70 lbs(32 KG): USD165/piece;
Maximum weight for a single baggage is 70 lbs(32 KG)

Over-piece baggage: USD165 for the first excess piece;
USD330/piece from the second

Oversize, overweight and over-piece baggage: accumulated charge according to the standards above

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


Remarks:

  1. a)Infant

One no-seat infant ticket allows 1 free checked baggage which has the same weight allowance with the adult and the maximum size (length plus height plus  width) of 45 inches(115 cm) plus 1 free checked folding portable baby carriage or baby stroller.

  1. b)Eastern Miles Gold/Silver Card

Holder of Eastern Miles Gold Card could have 1 additional free-checked baggage with the maximum weight of 70 lbs(32 KG); Holder of Eastern Miles Gold Card could have 1 additional free-checked baggage with the maximum weight of 50 lbs(23 KG).

  1. c)Skyteam Elite / Elite Plus Card

Skyteam Elite Plus member could have 1 additional free-checked baggage with the maximum weight of 50 lbs(23 KG); Skyteam Elite member could have 1 additional free-checked baggage with the maximum weight of 50 lbs(23 KG).