Airline Carry-On Guideline

Listed below is a guide to carry-on luggage for most major U.S. and international airlines. Most airlines permit one carry-on item and one personal item including purses, briefcases, laptops, and small backpacks. In addition, most airlines allow bags with linear dimensions (length + width + height) of 45 inches or less. Persons traveling with children can also bring on strollers, safety seats and diaper bags. All passengers should check with their respective airline for exact details.

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Airline Size Weight Phone #
Aeromexico (AM) 9x14x22 22 lbs. (800) 237-6639
Air Canada (AC) 9x16x22 22 lbs. (888) 247-2262
Air France (AF) 45* 22 lbs. (800) 237-2747
Air New Zealand (NZ) 45* 15 lbs. (800) 262-1234
Alaska Airlines (AS) 10x17x24 20 lbs. (800) 252-7522
American Airlines (AA) 45* 40 lbs. (800) 433-7300
America West (HP) 45* 40 lbs. (800) 235-9292
British Airways (BA) 8x16x22 20 lbs. (800) 247-9297
Continental Airlines (CO) 51* 40 lbs. (800) 231-0856
Delta Air Lines (DL) 9x14x22 <40 lbs. (800) 221-1212
Japan Airlines (JAL) 45* 40 lbs. (800) 525-3663
Midwest Express (YX) 9x15x23 N/A (800) 452-2022
Northwest Airlines (NW) 45* 40 lbs. (800) 736-6247
Philippine Airlines (PR) 45* 15 lbs. (800) 747-1959
Qantas Airways (QF) 45* 15 lbs.
Southwest Airlines (WN) 10x16x24 N/A (800) 435-9792
United Airlines (UA) 9x14x22 50 lbs. (800) 241-6522
US Airways (US) 10x16x24 40 lbs. (800) 428-4322

*Linear dimensions = length + width + height