How Strict Is VietJet With Baggage? 2024

VietJet is a popular Vietnamese budget airline, known for its affordable fares and large network of destinations. 

However, most of the low cost airlines are relatively strict with their luggage rules.

And is that the case with VieteJet?

In this blog post, we will dive into VietJet’s baggage policy and provide you with all the information you need to pack and have a stress free flight . 

So let’s go.


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How strict is Vietjet with cabin baggage?

All Vietjet air Guests are allowed to carry on board 01 handbag and 01 small handbag with a total weight that must not exceed 07kg (except infants under 2 years old) .


56cm height× 36cm length × 23 cm width.

in addition of your carry on baggage you can also carry one of these items and must not exceed the dimensions bellow:

  • 01 Lady handbag or book, magazine, camera, children food kit, duty free bag..etc with the dimension not to exceed 30cm × 20cm × 10 cm.
  • 01 jacket bag not to exceed 114cm × 60cm × 11cm.
  • 01 laptop bag not to exceed 40cm × 30cm × 10cm.

Please note that Any hand carry bag without the Vietjet tag will not be allowed on board the aircraft. To avoid any inconvenience, kindly ensure your hand carry bag is securely tagged by our staff at the check-in counters.

Liquids Restrictions on Vietjet air

According to applicable laws and regulations, Vietjet guests can carry liquids in hand luggage, if that luggage meets the following conditions:

  •  Liquids must be held in individual containers not exceeding 100ml.
  •  The containers for any liquids carried on board in hand baggage must be carried in a separate, clear-plastic, zip-top or re-sealable bag; the bag must not have a capacity exceeding 1 liter.
  • These plastic bags are subject to opening in security zones. You may be required to discard the liquid if it does not meet the above requirements.

Additional notes:

  • Hand luggage carried on the aircraft must be in accordance with Vietjet regulations and must be able to fit in the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you.
  • Hand luggage dimensions and weight might be checked again at the Boarding gate. Hand luggage classified as overweight, oversized will be incurred charge as Checked baggage or denied for carriage on the aircraft
  • The charges for baggage are higher at Check-in counter & at Boarding gate and will be converted into local currency. Buy pre-paid baggage to save more!

Vietjet air checked baggage allowance

How strict is Vietjet air with checked baggage allowance?

 Vietjet checked baggage Weight must not exceed 32kg per piece and not exceed the following dimensions

  • 119cm height
  • 119cm lenght
  • 81cm width

You can pre-book Checked baggage service at Website, Booking offices, Agency or at Vietjet Call center.

It is always better to purchase your baggage online rather than the airport, luggage fees are always higher at the check in counter.

Oversized Baggage

Vietjet oversize baggage must not exceed 32kg per piece and the following dimensions:

  • 200cm height
  • 119cm lenght
  • 81cm width

Pre-book Oversized baggage packages already combine Checked baggage fee and Oversized baggage service fee.- You can pre-book Oversized baggage packages at vietjet website, Booking office, Agency or our Call center. please note that it is always better to purchase your Oversized Baggage online on Vietjet website; The fee will be higher at the airport.

How much is checked baggage on VietJet air?

A baggage fee is charged for the carriage of checked baggage. Passengers can purchase only one baggage package.

Vietjet guests are allowed to purchase Checked baggage package allowance levels 15kg, 20kg, 25kg, 30kg, 35kg, 40kg and Oversized baggage package allowance levels 20kg, 40kg (passenger can upgrade to higher baggage package allowance 3 hours prior to scheduled time of departure). 

VietJet guests who carry baggage heavier than their purchased allowance limit will pay extra charges per kilogram at the check-in counter at the airport. 


VietJet has specific rules and regulations that you need to know and respect, to avoid additional fees and potential problems during their trip.

Overall, VietJet is slightly strict with its baggage policy, but as long as you adhere to the restrictions and plan accordingly, you don’t have to worry about any inconvenience at the airport.

We hope this helps

Happy travels

Disclaimer : some vietjet air baggage allowance information is gathered from some of these web pages to help you travel with ease and plan properly your flights. please visit VIETJET website for more info