Norwegian Airlines Baggage Policy

To avoid any last-minute disappointments and delays, just make sure to pack your bags following the Norwegian Airlines baggage policy. By doing this, you can avoid paying extra fees for baggage on Norwegian Air. 

Carry on Baggage Policy

Norwegian has specific terms and conditions for hand baggage allowance.

  • Passengers flying with Norwegian Airlines can bring one (1) carry-on bag with them on the plane.
  • Passengers are permitted to bring a personal item in addition to their carry-on bag as Norwegian hand baggage. 
  • The personal item you bring should be small enough to fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you. 
  • You can bring handbags, laptop bags, briefcases, and similar items as your personal item on board. 
  • Passengers can also bring a separate bag for duty-free items they bought at the airport. 

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Carry on Baggage Weight

Just a reminder, the baggage allowance for Norwegian Airlines depends on the type of ticket you have. 

  • All passengers in every cabin can bring a bag weighing up to 10 kilograms. The only passengers who are not included are the Premium Flex passengers. 
  • Passengers who have booked Premium Flex are allowed to bring a bag weighing up to 15 kilograms.
  • Passengers on the Dubai flight are allowed to bring a bag weighing a maximum of 8 kilograms due to weight restrictions.  

Carry on Baggage Size

The Norwegian Air baggage policy has the following limitations. 

  • Passengers flying with Norwegian Airlines can bring a carry-on bag on board. The bag should be small enough to fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of them. 
  • The bag should not be larger than 40 x 55 x 23 cm. 
  • Passengers flying with Norwegian Airlines can bring a personal item in addition to their carry-on bag. Your personal belongings should be small enough to fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you. 
  • The size of the personal item should be no larger than 25 x 20 x 33 cm. 
  • According to Norwegian Air’s baggage policy, infants are not allowed to bring any baggage. However, they are allowed to bring a normal amount of baby food. 
  • If the passenger is between the ages of two and eleven (2-11) years old, they can bring hand baggage based on their fare type. 

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Checked Baggage Policy

The permission for checked baggage and the costs for Norwegian Air baggage depend on the type of fare that a passenger has. Whether or not a passenger has to pay an extra amount depends on the type of ticket they have. 

Passengers who want to add extra baggage to their pre-booked reservation. You can do it 4 hours before your flight leaves. The process is simple because passengers can do it online. 

  • Passengers with LowFare reservations do not have the option to bring baggage.
  • Reservations for LowFare+: Passengers with LowFare+ reservations can bring a checked bag weighing up to 20 kg. 
  • If you have a Flex reservation, you can bring 2 checked bags with you. The weight limit for baggage on Norwegian Air is 20 kilograms each. 

Policy of Norwegian for Long-haul International Trips With Checked Bags:

  • Low Fare Reservations: Norwegian does not offer low-fare customers the ability to check their bags. When you have a LowFare ticket, you can’t bring a bag. 
  • LowFare+ reservations: People with LowFare+ reservations can bring one checked bag that weighs no more than 20 kg. 
  • Flex, Premium, and PremiumFlex reservations: Passengers with Flex, Premium, and PremiumFlex tickets are allowed to check two bags. The most each bag can weigh on a Norwegian flight is 20 kg.

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Checked Baggage Weight

The Norwegian air baggage policy says that Norwegian tourists must follow the Norwegian air baggage weight limits. This will help you escape paying extra fees at the last minute. 

  • The weight of the bag shouldn’t be more than 32 kg. 
  • The weight of the bag must be more than 2 kg. 
  • The weight of all checked bags cannot be more than 64 kg.

Checked Baggage Size

Passengers must follow the rules for baggage size in addition to weight limitations when it comes to Norwegian Air’s baggage limitations. 

  • The bag cannot be longer than 250 cm.
  • The bag’s height should be no more than 79 cm. 
  • The bag’s width should be less than 112 cm.
  • The bag’s total size should not exceed 300 cm when measuring its length, width, and height combined. 

Extra Baggage Charges

Passengers will be charged 12 EUR per kg, per leg if their bag exceeds the limit of 2 pieces of baggage. If your bag weighs more than 20 kg, you will have to pay excess baggage charges with Norwegian Air. 

Norwegian checked baggage limitations for Children and Infants

We hear this question a lot: “How much does Norwegian Air charge for children’s and infants’ baggage?”

  • Infants are allowed to have no more than 5 kg of checked luggage. 
  • The parents or guardians can bring a different bag for the babies, or they can put it in their own luggage. 
  • They can also have a stroller and a car seat for the baby. 


In conclusion, adhering to Norwegian Airlines’ baggage policy is essential to avoid unexpected fees and delays during your travels. The policy covers both carry-on and checked baggage, with specific rules for size, weight, and additional charges depending on your fare type. Passengers are encouraged to check the policy in advance to ensure a hassle-free and cost-effective travel experience. Whether it’s the dimensions of your carry-on or the weight of your checked bags, understanding and complying with Norwegian Air’s baggage guidelines is key to a smooth journey.

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