regulations of free luggage allowance are varied according to the
different airlines. You should check with your carrier on time to
get the latest and the accurate information. In China for the domestic
airline the stipulations about the check-on and carry-on luggage
at moment are as follows:
1. 40kilograms (88 lbs.) for first-class passenger
2. 30 kilograms (66 lbs.) for business-class passenger.
3. 20 kilograms (44 lbs.) for economy-class passenger
4. no free baggage allowance is granted to infants paying ten percent
of the adult fare.
If your luggage is overweight, the excess amount will incur an additional
charge reckoned by distance and weight: Generally, 1 kilogram (2.2
pounds) costs 1.5% of a full economy-class airfare (one way, adult
For the carry-on luggage:
The first-class passengers who hold adult or child tickets are permitted
to carry on two pieces of hand baggage. For business or economy
class passengers, only one piece of carry-on luggage is allowed.
Your hand baggage should be less than 5kilograms (about 11 pounds)
in total and any piece must have dimensions no larger than 20×40×55cm
(8×16×22 inches). Any items that exceed these criteria are treated
as checked luggage.
In China each passenger is allowed to take on board not more than
one liter (excluding alcohol). Each container should contain no
more than 100 ml. The liquid container should be carried in a transparent
plastic bag for the convenience of security checking. Duty-free
liquid brought from other countries should also be packaged and
checked in this way. Alcohol can only be taken as checked luggage.
Liquid medicine and milk within a certain limit are allowed subject
Currency, securities, jewelry, important files, breakable items
and other valuables are not allowed to be included as check-on baggage.
Any of the items mentioned will be taken as common baggage in case
of any compensation claims for damage.
Dangerous articles, such as inflammable, explosive, corrosive, poisonous,
radioactive, polymerizing or magnetized material; firearms, sharp
or lethal weapons and any articles forbidden or limited to import
or export according to Chinese laws are prohibited to be shipped.