Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance: Check Free Limits (Latest 2022)

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Singapore Airlines is the national flag carrier of Singapore that flies to more than 78 destinations in 32 countries across five continents. It is also a member of Star Alliance, one of the three major airline alliances.

The headquarters of Singapore Airlines is located on Airline Road, Singapore. The airline operates all international flights from its primary hub at Singapore Changi Airport.

Regarding fleet, Singapore owns and operates more than 150 aircraft including Airbus A350-900, Airbus A380-800, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner, Boeing 737 MAX 8 and Boeing 737-800NG.

If you are planning to fly with Singapore Airlines, you might need to know about the baggage allowance and policies. In this article, we have tried to provide overall information and a guide on Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance and policies.

Before getting to our main topic, let’s find out short information on Baggage Allowance.

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What is Baggage Allowance?

Baggage Allowance refers to the number of checked baggage or hand/carry-on luggage permitted to carry on airlines per passenger. It is also known as baggage policy which specifically defines baggage restriction per passenger on a flight.

Baggage Policy or Allowance varies from airline to airline depending on the aircraft type, load configuration, seat layouts and various other factors. The allowance is also distinct for the type of tickets, flight origin, destination and so on.

That’s why each airline sets its own baggage policy that includes weight and size limitations and excess baggage policies.

Now, let’s explore Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance and policies.

Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance and Policy 2022

Singapore Airlines features its own baggage allowance and policy which varies according to the class of travel, flight routes, Star Alliance membership status, PPS Club members and so on.

Passengers can check the baggage policies online and also check their tickets for allowances. Weight and Baggage Size limitations must be taken into consideration while flying with Singapore Airlines.

Now, let’s explore Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance based on the class of travel which are Suite and First Class, Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy Class.

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Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance

Singapore Airlines First Class Baggage Allowance

Checked Baggage Allowance for First Class passengers

First Class passengers on Singapore Airlines flights can carry 2 checked bags (piece concept) for free with a weight limitation of 32kgs (70lbs) on all flights to and from the Canada and United States. Regarding the weight concept, passengers can carry bags (no limit on the number of pieces) with a total weight of 50kgs (110lbs).

If you are a member of the PPS Club, you can carry 2 more checked bags each with 32kgs (70lbs) weight for free. Likewise, KrisFlyer Elite Gold or Star Alliance Gold Members get 1 additional piece of baggage with 32kgs (70lbs) weight. This offer is for flights operating with the Piece concept.

In the case of the weight concept, PPS Club members can carry 50kgs additional baggage whereas KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold members can carry additional 20kgs baggage.

As per the baggage dimension is concerned, it must not exceed 200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELFLIGHT ROUTEBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
Suites and First Class (Piece Concept)To and from Canada or USA2 pieces, up to 32 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 32 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 32 kg each
Suites and First Class (Weight Concept)All Destinations except Canada and the USA50 kgAdditional 50 kg
Total: 100 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 70 kg

Carry-on Baggage Allowance for First Class Passengers

Singapore Airlines First Class passengers can carry up to two bags into the cabin for free. Each bag must not exceed 7kg in weight and 115cm in dimension (Length+Width+Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEWEIGHT & DIMENSION LIMIT
First Class2 pieces7kgs each
115cm dimension (L+W+H)

In addition to the carry-on baggage, passengers can carry one personal item for free which may include a handbag, camera bag, umbrella, overcoat, laptop bag, walking stick, small duty-free items, infant’s amenities and so on.

Singapore Airlines Business Class Baggage Allowance

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Checked Baggage (Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance)

Checked Baggage Allowance for Business class passengers

Singapore Airlines Business Class passengers can carry up to 2 checked bags for free with a maximum weight of 32kgs (70lbs) on each bag. This is applicable for all flights to and from Canada and the United States with the piece concept. PPS Club members can carry 2 more pieces of checked bags with 32kgs (70lbs) each whereas KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold Members get 1 additional piece with up to 32kgs (70lbs).

On the other hand, Business Class passengers can carry 2 or more checked bags with a total weight of 40 kgs (88lbs) on flights to and from all destinations except Canada and the United States where the Weight Concept applies. In this concept, Business Class passengers who are members of the PPS Club can carry additional 40kgs (88lbs) bag. Likewise, KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold members can carry 20kgs (44lbs) more.

The dimension requirement is the same as the First Class which requires baggage to not exceed 200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELFLIGHT ROUTEBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
Business Class (Piece Concept)To and from Canada or USA2 pieces, up to 32 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 32 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 32 kg each
Suites and First Class (Weight Concept)All Destinations except Canada and the USA40 kgAdditional 40 kg
Total: 80 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 60 kg

Carry-on Baggage Allowance for Business Class passengers

Singapore Airlines Business Class passengers can carry up to two bags into the cabin for free. Each bag must not exceed 7kg in weight and 115cm in dimension (Length+Width+Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEWEIGHT & DIMENSION LIMIT
First Class2 pieces7kgs each
115cm dimension (L+W+H)

Passengers can carry one personal item for free like a handbag, camera bag, umbrella, overcoat, laptop bag, walking stick, small duty-free items, infant’s amenities and so on.

Singapore Airlines Premium Economy Baggage Allowance

Checked Baggage Allowance for Premium Economy Passengers

Premium Economy passengers on Singapore flights to and from Canada and the United States can carry up to 2 pieces of checked bags for free. The weight limitation for this piece concept is 23kgs (50lbs) for each bag. PPS Club members can carry 2 more bags with 23kgs (50lbs) weight on each bag. Likewise, 1 Additional bag with a maximum weight of 23kgs (50lbs) can be carried by KrisFlyer Elite Gold or Star Alliance Gold Members.

On flights on all destinations except Canada and the United States, Weight Concept comes into action. In this concept, Premium Economy passengers can carry 2 or more bags with a total weight of 35kgs (77lbs). Additional 35kgs (77lbs) bag is allowed to be carried by PPS Club Members. KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold members can carry 20kgs (44lbs) of additional checked bags.

The dimension limitation is 200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELFLIGHT ROUTEBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
Business Class (Piece Concept)To and from Canada or USA2 pieces, up to 23 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 23 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 23kg 
Suites and First Class (Weight Concept)All Destinations except Canada and the USA35 kgAdditional 35 kg
Total: 70 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 55 kg

Carry-on or Cabin Luggage Allowance for Premium Economy Passengers

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Carry-on Luggage (Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance)

Premium Economy passengers can carry only one piece of cabin luggage whose weight must not exceed 7kgs. The dimension limitation for the carry-on bag is 115 cm (Length+Width+Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEWEIGHT & DIMENSION LIMIT
Premium Economy1 Piece7kgs 
115cm dimension (L+W+H)

Singapore Airlines Economy Class Baggage Allowance

Checked Baggage Allowance for Economy Class Passengers

Economy Class passengers can carry up to 2 checked bags for free with a maximum weight of 23kgs (50lbs) on each bag. This is applicable as per Piece Concept applied on all flights to and from Canada and the United States. In addition to the 2 checked bags, PPS Club Members flying in the Economy class can carry 2 more bags with 23kgs (50lbs) each. Likewise, KrisFlyer Elite Gold or Star Alliance Gold Members can carry 1 additional piece with up to 23kgs (50lbs) weight.

Piece Concept on Economy Class

CLASS OF TRAVELFLIGHT ROUTEBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
EconomyTo and from Canada or USA2 pieces, up to 23 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 23 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 23kg 

For Weight Concept, Economy Class offers various baggage allowances depending on the booking classes as shown in the table below.

Weight Concept on Economy Class

BOOKING CLASSBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
Flexi (Y,B,E)30 kgAdditional 30 kg
Total: 60 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 50 kg
Standard (M,H,W)30 kgAdditional 30 kg
Total: 60 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 50 kg
Value (Q,N)25 kgAdditional 25 kg
Total: 50 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 45 kg
Lite (V,K)25 kgAdditional 25 kg
Total: 50 kg
Additional 20 kg
Total: 45 kg

Carry-on/Cabin Luggage Allowance for Economy Class passengers

Economy passengers can carry only one piece of cabin luggage whose weight must not exceed 7kgs. The dimension limitation for the carry-on bag is 115 cm (Length+Width+Height).

CLASS OF TRAVELBAGGAGE ALLOWANCEWEIGHT & DIMENSION LIMIT
Economy1 Piece7kgs 
115cm dimension (L+W+H)

Passengers can carry one personal item for free such as a briefcase, laptop bag, umbrella, overcoat, document bag, camera bag, ladies’ handbag, purse, small duty-free item and so on.

Singapore Airlines Baggage Size

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Baggage Dimensions (Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance)
CLASS OF TRAVELWEIGHT LIMITATION (Checked Baggage)WEIGHT LIMITATION (Carry-on Luggage)DIMENSION LIMITATION
First Class50kgs (110lbs) – Weight Concept
2 bags (32kgs each) – Piece Concept
2 Pieces (7kgs each)200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height) for Checked Baggage
115cm (L+W+H) for Carry-on Luggage
Business Class40kgs (88lbs) – Weight Concept
2 bags (32kgs each) – Piece Concept
2 Pieces (7kgs each)200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height) for Checked Baggage
115cm (L+W+H) for Carry-on Luggage
Premium Economy Class35kgs (77lbs) – Weight Concept
2 bags (23kgs each) – Piece Concept
1 Piece (7kgs)200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height) for Checked Baggage
115cm (L+W+H) for Carry-on Luggage
Economy Class25-30kgs – Weight Concept
2 bags (23kgs each) – Piece Concept
1 Piece (7kgs)200cm (Length) x 75cm (Width) x 80cm (Height) for Checked Baggage
115cm (L+W+H) for Carry-on Luggage

If you are carrying bags that exceed the weight and dimension limitation of the free allowance as illustrated in the table above, you need to pay for additional baggage charges.

Singapore Airlines Extra Baggage Allowance

Singapore Airlines allows its customers to carry excess baggage however, certain charges are applicable. The extra baggage fee may vary depending on the flight route, class of travel and various other factors.

For instance, if you are travelling from Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) the following extra baggage charges are applicable.

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Additional Baggage Fee (Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance)

Singapore Airlines Extra Baggage Price

CLASS OF TRAVELADDITIONAL PIECEPRICE
Suites/First Class/Business Class1 Piece up to 32 kgsUSD 160 (Pre-Purchase)
USD 180 (Last Minute Purchase)
USD 200 (Airport Purchase)
Premium Economy and Economy Class1 Piece up to 23 kgsUSD 160 (Pre-Purchase)
USD 180 (Last Minute Purchase)
USD 200 (Airport Purchase)

For oversized bags, the cost is USD 100 (Pre-purchase), USD 112.5 (Last Minute Purchase) and USD 125 (Airport Purchase).

If you manage to purchase extra baggage allowance up to six hours prior to departure time, you can enjoy discounted rates of 10 to 25 per cent.

Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance for Students

Singapore Airlines offers various privileges to Students who join KrisFlyer membership and verify their student status. Extra Baggage Allowance, Complimentary Booking change and discount on selected fare types are the major perks available for verified students travelling on Singapore flights.

Currently, the Student Privileges are available on Business, Premium Economy and Economy fare classes only. Students flying to and from all destinations get increased checked baggage allowance.

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Student Privileges (Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance)

Students flying on Singapore Airlines Business Class can carry up to 3 pieces of checked baggage (32kgs each) on flights to and from Canada and the United States. On all other destinations, a total of 50kgs of checked baggage is allowed.

Likewise, Students in Premium Economy and Economy Class fares can carry up to 3 pieces of checked baggage (23kgs each) on flights to and from the United States and Canada. At other destinations, they can carry checked baggage with a maximum weight of 40kgs.

CLASS OF TRAVELWEIGHT CONCEPTPIECE CONCEPT
Business Class50kgs (Flights to and from the United States or Canada)All other destinations–3 pieces of baggage (32kgs each)
Premium Economy and Economy Class40kgs (Flights to and from the United States or Canada)All other destinations–3 pieces of baggage (23kgs each)

Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance for Infants

If you are travelling with an infant on a Singapore Airlines flight, you will receive an additional 10kg of baggage allowance. You can check in with a fully collapsible stroller, pushchair, carry-cot or car seat.

Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance from the USA

All Singapore Airlines flights to and from the United States and Canada are operated under Piece Concept. That means the baggage policy depends on the number of pieces.

The baggage allowance on flights to and from the USA depends on the class of travel, PPS Club membership, KrisFlyer Elite Gold Status and Star Alliance Gold membership.

CLASS OF TRAVELFLIGHTS TO AND FROM THE USA and CANADAPPS Club MembersKrisFlyer Elite Gold/Star Alliance Gold Members
Suites and First Class2 pieces, up to 32 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 32 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 32 kg each
Business Class2 pieces, up to 32 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 32 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 32 kg each
Premium Economy Class2 pieces, up to 23 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 23 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 23 kg each
Economy Class2 pieces, up to 23 kg each2 Additional pieces, up to 23 kg each1 Additional piece, up to 23 kg each

Conclusion

We have come to the end of this informative article where we discussed Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance including allowances for different fare classes, extra baggage fees, student and infant baggage allowances and much more.

If you are planning to travel with Singapore Airlines, make sure to grab discounts and check privileges for baggage allowance.

FAQs on Singapore Airlines Baggage Allowance

How much luggage can I take on Singapore Airlines?

You can carry up to 2 checked bags for free on Singapore Airlines First Class, Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy fare classes. Weight and dimension limitations are applicable.

Can I take 2 suitcases on Singapore Airlines?

Yes, you can carry 2 suitcases on Singapore Airlines however, it must not exceed weight and dimension limitations. Such limitations vary according to the class of travel, flight routes, membership status and so on.

Does Singapore Airlines charge for baggage?

If you are carrying overweight or excess baggage on Singapore Airlines flights, you need to pay for the extra baggage allowance. The additional charges depend on the flight route and the class of travel.

How many kilos are allowed in Singapore Airlines?

Singapore Airlines First Class allows a maximum of 50 kilos, Business Class allows 40 kilos, Premium Economy allows 35 kilos and Economy Class allows 30 kilos on flights to and from all destinations except Canada and the United States.

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