Trans-Pacific/Atlantic sectors, rates are available at our check-in
For other sectors, the rate is charged at I.5% of
published economy class fare.
Items allowed in Cabin
(1) Cabin Baggage
Each passenger is allowed only 1 single piece of cabin baggage conforming
to the following size and weight:
wide body aircraft - 22 in. X 14 in. X 9 in.
narrow body aircraft - 22 in. X 11.8 in. X 7 in.
Maximum weight for both aircraft types - 11
This baggage should be easily stowable under the
seat or in the baggage compartment above the seat. The maximum linear
dimensions when measured together must not exceed 115cm for wide body
aircraft or I04 cm for narrow body aircraft.
(2) Other Personal Items
In addition to the cabin baggage allowed into the cabin, personal
articles such as lady's handbag, an overcoat or a wrap or a blanket, an
umbrella or walking stick, a small camera, binoculars, reasonable amount
of reading materials for the flight, infant's food for consumption
in-flight and infants carrying basket, a fully collapsible invalid’s
wheel chair and/or a pair of crutches may be carried free. However, all
other articles including overnight bag, briefcase, typewriter, personal
radio, vanity or cosmetic case, hat boxes and heavy cameras will be
weighed together with all the other baggage and are subject to excess
baggage charges if the total weight is in excess of the free baggage
Items to be avoided
Articles such as the following shall not be carried in your checked
and cabin baggage:
gases - flammable, inflammable and poisonous
such as acids, alkalis, wet batteries
munitions, fireworks and articles which can easily ignited
liquids and solids such as matches, lighter, fuels, rubber and
restricted articles such as mercury, magnetic materials, offensive
or irritating materials
Please check with your travel agent or our
reservation office for further information.
Passengers making a direct connection (without stopover) with a flight of
another airline or with a sea carrier in conjunction with Malaysia
Airlines are entitled to the same baggage allowance as given by the
connecting air/sea carrier. However, the maximum allowance on Malaysia
Airlines will be 88 lbs. on the First Class, 66 lbs. for Golden Club Class
and 44 lbs. for Economy Class.