Everything you need to know on the excess luggage

The number of luggage carried for free varies according to your destination. 
Please click here to have more information on the hold allowance.

If your luggage exceed the weight allowed, you will have to pay an additional charge:

A flat rate will 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):

  • 50 € between Paris and the French West Indies or Reunion Island;
  • 85 € between Paris and Africa or Mauritius or Montreal.
     

If you exceed the number of authorized luggage, you will have to pay extra money as follows:

Services Africa  Reunion island - Mauritius island - French West Indies - Canada
Any additional baggage € 200 (or 250 $ or 250 CAD or 140 000 XOF) normal fare, 160€ up to 72h before flight € 100 (or 130 $ or 130 CAD or 65 600 XOF) normal fare
€ 80 until 72h before departure of your flight
€ 50 until 72h before departure for basic fares only 

Benefit up to 50% discount, compared to the price charged at the airport, when you book online or after buying your ticket from "Show my Booking" on our website , in Corsair travel agencies, in your usual travel agencies

Note

The permitted weight for excess baggage depends on which class you book for your flight

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

If your luggage exceed the weight allowed, you will have to pay an additional charge:

A flat rate will 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):

  • € 50 between Paris and the French West Indies or Reunion Island;
  • € 85 between Paris and Africa or Mauritius or Montreal.


Attention

  • This service cannot be refunded and is non-transferable. It may, however, be modified in the event of a change of flight;
  • The service is limited to 9 additional baggage items per passenger;
  • This service cannot be purchased under the following circumstances:

    • for babies under 2 years old;
    • for transporting animals (in the cabin or in the hold);
    • for transporting sports equipment, for which a special tariff applies.
       

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 program 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 Abidjan:
If you have purchased additional baggage at € 160 in advance or if you have to buy it on the day of departure at the airport at € 200 and this additional baggage exceeds the authorized hold dimensions, you will have to pay a € 300 surcharge. 

  • Your pre-purchased out-of-format baggage will amount to € 160 + € 300 to be paid at the airport, for a total of € 460;
  • Your out-of-format baggage paid on the day of departure will amount to € 200 to be paid at the airport + € 300 to be paid at the airport, for a total of € 500.

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 Mauritius island for example, the extra charge to be paid on the day of departure at the airport is € 300.
If you have to go to La Reunion island, the extra charge to be paid on the day of departure at the airport is € 100.

For immediate travel  To/From France and Africa or Mauritius Island or Canada To/from France or Réunion Island or the french West Indies 
Any baggage between 159 cm and 300 cm maximum € 300 / 350 cad / 350 usd /196 800 xof payable only at the airport € 100 / 130 cad / 130 usd /65 600 xof payable only at the airport


To note

The maximum allowed weight of additional baggage or baggage over 158 cm in size depends on your transport class.

  • 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).

Note

Beyond this allowance,  a surcharge per excess kilo (see below) or per additional baggage will be applied.

Important

If your luggage exceed the weight allowed (including out of format luggage), you will have to pay also the additional charge for any excess between 1 and 9 kg maximum per piece of luggage (the maximum weight of a piece of luggage is 32 kg):

  • € 50 between Paris and the West Indies or Reunion Island;
  • € 85 between Paris and Africa or Mauritius or Montreal.

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

Contact us

From France

If you have any question, you can reach our Customer service everyday from 07am to 11pm (French time)

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From abroad

 

Do you have other questions?

If you have any other questions about your luggage, we invite you to consult our FAQ, you will find all the answers.

However, if you still need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.