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Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways was established in 1997 and is based in the small Middle Eastern country of Qatar. They are a member of the One World airline alliance, and they serve destinations on six continents. Many people book flights with Qatar to connect to destinations across the world, making Qatar a popular choice for a long layover or stopover. Cabin luggage dimensions and weight allowances for Qatar Airways are listed below, including differences that depend on your class of ticket.

Updated October 2019

Headquarters Country: Qatar


Cabin Luggage Size for Qatar Airways

Number of items allowed: 1 plus a personal item in economy, 2 plus a personal item in first/business class

Maximum allowed in imperial: (official)

  • H x W x D = 20 x 15 x 10 in
  • Weight (economy) = 15 lbs
  • Weight (first/business class) = 33 lbs total

Maximum allowed in metric: (official)

  • H x W x D = 50 x 37 x 25 cm
  • Weight (economy) = 7 kg
  • Weight (first/business class) = 15 kg total

Note: Their website also says “For tickets issued in Brazil, Economy Class customers on flights to or from Brazil are allowed to carry one piece of baggage, not to exceed 10 kg (22lb).”

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