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Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines is based in Austria and is a member of the Star Alliance airline group. They operate a fleet of Boeing, Airbus, Bombardier, and Embraer aircraft to serve destinations around the world. Austrian Airlines allows a different number of carry on items for business class passengers as compared to economy passengers. See below for more information about the cabin baggage size restrictions for Austrian Airlines.

Updated October 2019

Headquarters Country: Austria


Austrian Airlines hand luggage allowances

Number of carry on items allowed:

  • Economy & Premium Economy: 1 + personal item
  • Business: 2 + personal item

Note: On certain aircraft, there might not be enough space for business class passengers to have 2 carry on items.

Maximum allowed in imperial: (converted)

  • H x W x D = 21.5 x 15.5 x 9 in
  • H x W x D for personal item = 16 x 12 x 4 in
  • Weight = 17.6 lbs

Maximum allowed in metric: (official)

  • H x W x D = 55 x 40 x 23 cm
  • H x W x D for personal item = 40 x 30 x 10 cm
  • Weight = 8 kg

A foldable garment bag with the maximum dimensions of 22.4 x 21.2 x 5.9 in / 57 x 54 x 15 cm is also regarded as carry-on baggage.

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