TAP Air Portugal. 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 TAP Portugal. Last update 08.05.2019. Sources of information for this page: TAP Portugal Carry-on Baggage, TAP Portugal Checked and Excess Baggage, TAP Portugal Traveling with Pets, TAP Portugal Carriage of Special Baggage (Sports Equipment, Firearms and Ammunition, 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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|Please also read the most commonly used baggage rules of European airlines.|
|1 piece of carry-on baggage with the sum of three dimensions 115 cm (55х40х20 cm) +
TAP Air Portugal allows carriage of small personal items (85
cm — 40x30x15 cm and 2 kg: umbrella, handbag,
briefcase, books, laptop, camcorder, camera,
bag with Duty Free purchases and so on)
Passengers with disabilities and special requirements, those needing assistance of the airline staff should contact the airline at the time of booking or not later than 48 hrs before departure.
Passengers with restricted mobility may carry mobility aids in the cabin free of charge. Each passenger is allowed to transport up to two wheelchairs in the hold free of charge. Electric wheelchairs cannot used after check-in, if needed, passengers are provided with manual wheelchairs.
* to/from South America 1x 10 kg, no personal items
** to/from North America 1x 8 kg + 1 personal item
|1x 8 kg*||2x 8 kg**|
|A piece of hold baggage
with the sum of three dimensions not larger than 158 cm
For an infant (a child under 2 years) a booster seat, a baby cot, a fully collapsible stroller / buggy will be transported free of charge, you can also take one piece of baggage weighing up to 10 kg (except TAP Discount fare with no checked baggage)
mainland Portugal and the islands, between Europe and North
Africa (including Morocco)
* for flights between mainland Portugal and the islands 2x23 kg
|—||1x 23 kg*||2х 32 kg|
|—||1x 23 kg||2x 23 kg||3x 23 kg||2х 32 kg||3х 32 kg|
€, online / at check-in for additional pieces or
excess of checked baggage on TAP Air Portugal flights
Standard piece of baggage 23 kg, heavy 24-32 kg, oversized more than 158 cm.
All items heavier than 32 kg will be transported only as cargo.
* the first piece of hold baggage for passengers with Economy Discount Fare
|1st standard*||additional standard|
|heavy||oversized||heavy & oversized|
|Portugal, Spain and North Africa|
|Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Ireland and Italy|
|Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia and Sweden|
|Intercontinental Flights, Israel, Ivory Coast, Cape Verde, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Senegal, São Tomé and Togo|
|! Special baggage (more than 158 cm, more than 32 kg, fragile items etc.): you must notify TAP Portugal not later than 24 hours before the scheduled time of departure, TAP Portugal customer service.|
|Flights||Domestic||Europe + Morocco||Intercontinental|
accompanying persons with disabilities and emotional
support dogs can travel in the
cabin for free, this service requires prior notification and consent of
Pets (birds) carried in the aircraft cabin on TAP Air Portugal flights. The size of the container must not exceed 98 cm in the sum of three dimensions: 45х30х23 cm, the weight of the container (with pet/pets) must not exceed 8 kg.
|Pets (birds) carried in the baggage compartment, the weight of the container (with pet/pets) must not exceed 45 kg (on some routes 32 kg: USA, Hungary, France, Netherlands). Containers weighing more than 45 kg are transported as cargo.|
|up to 32 kg||€70||€100||€200|
|up to 45 kg||€130||€200||€300|
|According to baggage rules
of TAP Air Portugal, sports equipment not
exceeding baggage allowance (23 kg/32 kg and 158 cm) is
included in the baggage allowance.
Type 1: golf equipment.
Type 2: ski (water and snow), snowboard, kitesurf equipment, bicycles, scuba diving gear, fishing rods, surfboards up to 200 cm.
Type 3: longboards (over 200 cm), windsurf, hang gliders, paragliders, pole vaults, tandem bikes, other sports equipment.
For passengers carrying firearms and ammunition: must check in 1 hour before the usual time, fixed transportation fee of €50 will apply, max 5 kg of ammunition.
|Musical instruments are
included in the baggage allowance and can be carried instead
of carry-on or hold baggage pieces, but in this case the
carrier is not liable for their damage.
When carried in the passenger's seat, the weight of the instrument must not exceed 75 kg, and its size usually must not exceed 135х50х30 cm.
For a fee in the hold: up to 45 kg (on some routes — 32 kg: USA, Hungary, France, Netherlands) and with dimensions up to 190x75x65 cm.
|up to 23 kg||50||60||150|
|up to 32 kg||100||110||200|
|up to 45 kg||200||200||300|
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|Hub airport||Lisbon Umberto Delgado Airport (LIS), Portugal|
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