Hold luggage

To find out what you can take

For all destinations the piece concept is applied.

Your luggage is carried for free up to a certain weight limit, which varies according to the destination.

Between France and Fort-de-France, Pointe-a-Pitre, Cuba, Montreal, Reunion Island, Mayotte or Mauritius Island :

  • In ECONOMY Cabin class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 1 piece of 23 kg maximum per leg.
  • In PREMIUM Cabin class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 2 pieces of 32 kg each per leg.
  • In BUSINESS class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 2 pieces of 32 kg each per leg.

Sector Africa and Madagascar :

  • In ECONOMY Cabin class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 2 pieces of 23 kg maximum per leg.
    • Note : between La Réunion and Madagascar : 1 piece of 23 kg per leg.
  • In PREMIUM Cabin class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 2 pieces of 32 kg each per leg.
  • In BUSINESS class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 2 pieces of 32 kg each per leg.

Note :

If your travel starts from Africa or Madagascar to the french West indies or West indies, Indian Ocean* or Canada, baggage allowance is Economy cabin except between Reunion island and Mayotte :
1 piece of 23 kg;
2 pieces of 23 kg each in Premium Grand Large cabin;
2 pieces of 23 kg each in Business cabin (travel commencing on 03 septembre 2017)

Between France and Saint-Barthelemy, San Lucia, Antigua, Dominica, San Juan, Porto Rico, Barbados or San-Marteen (flights in code share with Air Antilles / 3S) :

  • In ECONOMY Cabin class :
    • From or To France (included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 1 piece of 23 kg maximum per leg.
  • In PREMIUM Cabin class :
    • From or To France ((included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 1 piece of 23 kg per leg.
  • In BUSINESS class :
    • From or To France ((included TGV'Air), Baggage allowance in hold is : 1 piece of 23 kg per leg.

The baggage in hold "out or other format"

If you exceed the total size of your checked baggage (total H + W + L greater than 158 cm), you will have to pay a surcharge as indicated in the table below.
This surcharge applies to all types of hold baggage: baggage included in the hold franchise or acquired during the LE CLUB CORSAIR loyalty programme or purchased as additional baggage. It applies only to flights operated by Corsair. It applies to travel on or after February 7,2018, regardless of when you purchased your ticket.

Examples :


Additional luggage to travel to Paris:
If you have purchased additional baggage on the day of departure at the airport at 130 dollars and this additional baggage exceeds the authorized hold dimensions, you will have to pay a 130 dollars surcharge.
Your out-of-format baggage will amount to 130 dollars + 130 dollars to be paid at the airport, for a total of 260 dollars;

You have one baggage item included in the price of your ticket.
If your checked baggage included in the fare exceeds the allowed dimensions, you will have to pay the additional fare.
If you have to go to Paris for example, the extra charge to be paid on the day of departure at the airport is 130 dollars.

For immediate travel To/From France and Africa or Madagascar or Mauritius Island or Canada To/from France or Reunion Island or Mayotte or the french West Indies or Cuba or United States
Any baggage between 159 cm and 300 cm maximum 350$ or 300€ (or equivalent in local currency) payable only at the airport 130$ or 100€ payable only at the aiport

To note :

  • 23kg in Economy class
  • 32kg in Premium class
  • 32kg in Business class

If the excess baggage allowance is exceeded, you will have to pay at the airport for the normal price of the excess kilo (maximum weight of a checked baggage item 32kg).

Beyond this allowance, a surcharge per excess kilo (see below) or per additionnal baggage will be applied. To have more information on Excess baggage, click here.

Important :

If you exceed the weight of your luggage, you will have to pay an additional charge :
A flat rate will now be applied for any excess between 1 and 9 kg maximum per piece of luggage (the maximum weight of a piece of luggage is 32 kg):

  • 65$ or 50€ between Paris and the West Indies or Reunion Island or Mayotte or Cuba or Miami.
  • 100$ or 85€ between Paris and Africa or Mauritius or Madagascar or Montreal.

Any piece not observing these standards and presented at check-in without the prior consent of the airline will be rejected.

Special allowances

For babies (up to 23 months)

There is a 10 kg hold baggage allowance, regardless of the luggage concept applicable for your destination. Pushchairs are carried for free.

For the GOLD or PLATINUM statut members of the CLUB CORSAIR loyalty program

Economy Class : 1 additional luggage of 23 kilos. No additional luggage if you buy a basic fare ( basic fare not include a luggage in hold).

Premium Grand Large Class: 1 luggage of 32 additionnal kilos (no additional luggage if travel is from/to the following destinations : Saint Barthelemey, San Lucia, Antigua, Dominica, San Juan, Porto Rico, Barbados or San-Marteen for which standard baggage allowance is 1 piece of 23 kg per leg).

Business Class: 1 luggage of 32 additionnal kilos (no additional luggage if travel is from/to the following destinations : Saint Barthelemey, San Lucia, Antigua, Dominica, San Juan, Porto Rico, Barbados or San-Marteen for which standard baggage allowance is 1 piece of 23 kg per leg).

For students

In Economy class a special allowance is granted for any ticket issued at the student fare (aged 18 to 29), available only in travel agencies or any Corsair point of sales (except Corsair web site).

The carriage of pets

To find out more about the carriage of pets, please look up our page "Travelling with a pet".

Learn the way to do its carry-on Luggage

In accordance with the aviation security rules in force, we suggest you read our advice carefully in order to prepare your luggage. Many items are not authorised for air carriage, and others must be specially packed in order to be accepted (especially concealed hazardous goods).

Since the responsibility of the airline is limited in case of loss/theft or accident, additional insurance may sometimes prove necessary. To have more information on insurance, click here.

Hazardous materials and “concealed” hazardous materials

The customer is held fully responsible in the event of a problem on-board associated with carrying luggage in their name containing hazardous materials not declared at check-in.

Certain hazardous goods may be “concealed”:

  • Electrically driven appliances
  • Wheelchair batteries
  • Certain automotive parts
  • Diving equipment
  • Certain medical supplies
  • Camping equipment
  • Photography supplies

Please note

Diving torches must be separated from their power sources (batteries, capsules, accumulators, etc.) and placed in cabin luggage.
Diving cylinders are accepted in the hold. They must be emptied and uncapped, and come within the hold luggage allowance.
For further information, or special cases, please do not hesitate to contact every day from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm at:

telephone-3917

(tariff from a landline)

from abroad (same opening hours):

telephone-numero-international

(free call from a landline)

Prohibited goods

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 7 is formally forbidden in hold and in cabin !

For health and safety reasons, certain goods are absolutely prohibited on-board, whether in the cabin or hold. You are held fully responsible if you carrying one or more items of these hazardous materials not declared at check-in.

  • Explosives: fireworks, flares, rockets, firecrackers, primers, trick explosives, etc.
  • Compressed, inflammable or non-inflammable gases: tear gas, stoves with refills or butane cylinders, gas cartridges, large quantities of aerosols, freon, helium, etc.
  • Inflammable liquids: oil stoves and refills, paints and thinners, varnishes, automotive lacquers, fuels, engines with the fuel tank not completely drained (mopeds, motorbikes, karts, lawnmowers, chainsaws, gensets), etc.
  • Inflammable solids: such as firebrands or barbecue lighters.
  • Toxic products: toxic or anaesthetic products, pesticides, insecticides, infectious materials or microbe cultures, etc.
  • Organic peroxides and oxidising agents: products for common domestic use such as oxygenated water, washing powder, detergents, chemicals, liquid or powder fertilisers (chlorate or nitrate), weedkillers, etc.
  • Radioactive materials: equipment, products, instruments or devices containing a radioactive material, even if they are deemed to be exempt from regulations.
  • Any corrosive product such as batteries, electrolytes, mercury barometers and thermometers, acids, bleach, etc.
  • Hazardous goods (miscellaneous): the UN classification 9 includes dry ice, yet we do carry it. However, passengers must inform the airline of it, and not exceed 2.5kg per passenger, in packaging enabling carbon dioxide release.
  • Munitions: Regulation 185/2010 (§5, appendix 5b) now prohibits the carriage of munitions in hold luggage.
  • Hoverboard, skateboarding, scooters and other electric Segways and unicycles

If you have any doubt whether you can carry certain goods (hold or cabin), we suggest you contact us.

We ask you to systematically report the transport of your weapon before your departure to our Callc enter open daily from 07:00 am to 11:00 pm.

telephone-3917

(tariff from a landline)

from abroad (same opening hours):

telephone-numero-international

(free call from a landline)

If you wish to carry valuable or fragile items

We remind you that your luggage must be locked, labelled internally and externally with your surname, forename and permanent address.

Please note

The airline is not responsible for the following items carried in checked-in luggage :

  • Money (cash, credit cards, cheque books)
  • Securities or bonds
  • Business documents/ID
  • Medicines
  • Jewellery
  • Car/house keys
  • Samples
  • Valuables (camera, videocam, PC, laptop, telephone, Hi-Fi equipment, electronic games, electronic diaries, etc.)
  • Fragile items (vases, paintings, etc.)
  • For the latter two categories in particular, we suggest you take out temporary private insurance covering this type of item to protect yourself against damage or loss.