IBERIA. Fares. Hand luggage allowance. Checked baggage allowance. Excess baggage charges. Carriage of sports equipment. Carriage of musical instruments. Carriage of pets (dogs, cats, birds).
And other useful information about IBERIA. Last update 17.01.2019. Sources of information for this page: IBERIA Carry-on Baggage, IBERIA Checked and Excess Baggage, IBERIA Flying with Pets, IBERIA Carriage of Special Baggage (Sports Equipment, Firearms and Musical Instruments). Airlines constantly change their policies, so please visit the relevant web page of the airline in question in order to obtain up-to-date information from the first-hand.
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|Premium/ Business short- / medium-haul||Business long-haul|
|! On 13th and 14th February
25% discount on giftcards of Iberia for
domestic flights (Spain).
Please also read the most commonly used baggage rules of European airlines.
! Infants (children under 2 years) travel on your lap at 10% of the normal fare.
|1x piece of hand luggage with
the sum of three
dimensions 126 cm (56x45x25 cm) + small personal items (umbrella, handbag,
briefcase, books, laptop, camcorder, camera,
bag with Duty Free purchases and so on).
There are no weight restrictions, but you have to be able to put your hand luggage in the upper luggage locker yourself.
Children under the age of 2 can travel on the lap of an adult accompanying person or in an adjacent seat in a car seat (in this case, the fare corresponds to that for children from 2 to 11 years of age). In addition to your cabin baggage, you can take on board an additional bag with diapers, baby food, clothing and other baby accessories that can be needed during your flight.
Collapsible buggies / strollers are carried free of charge as carry-on baggage (if they do not exceed the allowed hand luggage measurements, they will be placed under the seat / into the overhead locker) or as checked baggage, you can continue to use them until the moment of boarding the plane.
Passengers with special requirements or persons needing help of the airline staff must notify the airline at the time of booking or not later than 48 hours before departure.
Passengers with restricted mobility may carry free of charge a maximum of two manual or powered mobility aids (including wheelchairs): crutches, walking sticks, walkers, rollators, wheelchairs. Manual wheelchairs (can be used until boarding). Carriage of powered wheelchairs and other electric mobility aids requires prior notification and consent of the airline.
! On busy routes some items of hand baggage may be removed and stored in the hold at no extra charge. Passengers flying from US can carry max one piece of hand baggage and one personal item.
|1x piece||2x pieces|
|Flight Type||Short and medium haul (incl. Domestic & Europe)||Long-haul flights|
|Basic||Optimal / Flexible||Premium||Business||Economy Basic+ Optimal / Flexible||Business and Premium|
|—||1x 23 kg||2x 23 kg||1x 23 kg||2x 23 kg|
|For any hold baggage item
the sum of three dimensions not larger than 158 cm.
There are exceptions for some routes, so visit IBERIA checked baggage page for more information on checked baggage.
Children with child or infant tickets have the same baggage allowance as an adult person (it may also cover a foldable stroller or a car seat).
|Domestic flights||Domestic from/to the Canary Islands, Balearic Islands and Melilla||to/from Morocco, Algeria, Israel||Long-haul flights|
|US, Mexico and Canada||Spain to/from Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Venezuela, Dominican Republic and Cuba||Central America, South America, Asia and South Africa|
Fees online / airport, in €
Standard piece 23 kg, overweight up to 32 kg
Prices can vary depending on your route, in order to get precise information visit IBERIA checked and excess baggage page, there you'll find Baggage Calculator.
Max 10 additional hold baggage pieces, for Air Nostrum max 3 pieces.
* If there is Basic fare on this flight route.
** For fares Business Plus/Class free of charge up to 32 kg
|1st piece (Basic Economy)||15/40||25/60||45/50 *|
|2nd piece (Economy Optimal / Flexible)||25/60||30/60||64/75||75/100|
|3rd and following||25/60||30/60||128/150||140/150|
|high season surcharge||5||5 and 10||10||20|
|excess weight **||60||75||100|
|! Special baggage (more than 158 cm, more than 32 kg, fragile items etc.): you must notify IBERIA not later than 48 hours before the scheduled time of departure, IBERIA customer service.|
|Flight||Spain||Europe, Africa and the Middle East||America and Asia|
|The carriage of
weasels (ferrets, pine martens, etc.) is prohibited on all
Service animals accompanying persons with disabilities can travel in the cabin for free, this service requires prior notification and consent of the airline.
|Pets (birds) carried in
the aircraft cabin. The size of the container must not exceed
105 cm in the sum of three dimensions: 45х35х25 cm, the weight
of the container (with pet/pets) must not exceed 8 kg.
* Flights originating in America $150, except flights to/from Brazil $240.
Guide dogs can travel in the cabin at no extra cost (emotional support animals carried on flights to / from US): carriage permission must be requested at least 48 hrs before your scheduled departure through Serviberia: 901 111 500.
|Pets (birds) carried in
the baggage compartment, the weight of the container (with
pet/pets) usually must not exceed 50-75 kg (32 kg for
! Flights operated by Air Nostrum max container size 65x83x56 cm
! IBERIA won't carry your snub-nosed animals (such as pugs, boxers, bulldogs or Persian and Burmese cats) in the cargo hold. A longer list of snub-nosed animals can be found on our page Carriage of Pets by European Airlines. IBERIA may still be able to carry them as cargo: Spain 901 111 400, from another country (+34) 917481010.
|€120||€300 (from US and Israel $300, flights to/from Brazil $240)|
skateboards, scooters, ski, golf, surf, windsurf, kite board
and bodyboard (max 100x50x20 cm) equipment, hand glider,
paragliding equipment, parachuting equipment, diving,
fishing, inflatable rubber boat, life jacket/personal
Firearms are treated as special baggage, outside of the permitted allowance: €75 (or $75 from America, Nigeria and Israel).
|€45, regardless of the luggage allowance||considered part of free baggage allowance*|
|weight exceeds 23 kg: overweight
fees must be paid
* Surcharges on return flights originating in Brazil: for the first set of ski equipment $81, for the second set — $120; for passengers with 2 pieces of baggage and one set of golf equipment $60 and $120 for the second set, for bikes exceeding free baggage allowance $120; surfing equipment the first set $60 and the second — $120.
|Instead of carry-on
baggage: if musical instrument not exceeds 120x38x30 cm.
When carried in the passenger's seat, the weight of the instrument usually must not exceed 80 kg, and its size must not exceed 135х50х30 cm. You must contact IBERIA Bookings Centre in order to obtain precise information and permissions.
Musical instruments as checked baggage: max 190x75x65 cm and 23 kg; if the weight is more than 23 kg but less than 32 kg, overweight fee must be paid. As an exception, musical instruments between 32 and 45 kg may be allowed.
|As checked baggage: fee is €45, regardless of your baggage allowance.||considered part of free baggage allowance|
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