Is SmartWings Strict With Carry-on Baggage? 2024

SmartWings is a popular low-cost airline that operates flights to various destinations across Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

If you’re planning to travel with SmartWings, it’s important to have some idea about their policy on carry-on baggage and what to expect at the airport. 

In this post, I will cover everything you need to know about SmartWings’ carry-on baggage policy, how strict they are so you won’t face any issue at the airport.

Let’s dive right in.


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What Is Smartwings Carry-on Allowance?

Smartwings Allows its guests as cabin baggage The following number of piece, size and weight:

Booking TicketCarry on baggageDimensions
Economy lite1 x 8 kg56 x 45 x 25 cm
Economy plus1 x 8 kg56 x 45 x 25 cm
Economy Flex1 x 8 kg56 x 45 x 25 cm
Business Lite2 x 8 kg56 x 45 x 25 cm
Business2 x 8 kg56 x 45 x 25 cm

Please note that Smartwings hand luggage size must not exceed the dimensions of 56 x 45 x 25 cm and weight of up to 8 kg or a musical instrument with weight not exceeding 8 kg, maximum length of 90 cm, maximum width of 35 cm and maximum depth of 20 cm, all including the case.

If necessary, passengers can also take on board crutches or ortdopedic support devices or a collapsible wheelchair that will be transported in the cargo hold.

In addition to your carry on baggage all Smartwings Guests (Except Economy Lite guests) are allowed (1x 3 kg) piece as Small personal item that can be a lady purse or a laptop with maximum dimensions of 40x30x15 cm and weight of up to 3 kg.

What Is Smartwings Checked Baggage Allowance?

Checked baggage is a registered bag carried in the cargo hold. The excess of free checked baggage allowance is subject to a fee pursuant to the carrier´s price list.

For technical reasons, it is not possible to check pieces of baggage in excess of 32kg and/or 250cm in combined length, width and height, including handles, side pockets and wheels.

Booking TicketChecked baggageDimensions
Economy liteNot Included56x45x25 cm
Economy plus1 x 23 kg56x45x25 cm
Economy Flex1 x 23 kg56x45x25 cm
Business Lite2 x 321 kg56x45x25 cm
Business2 x 32kg56x45x25 cm

Smartwings Frequently asked questions

How much liquid can I carry with Smartwings?

Liquids carried on board must be in a container of no more than 100 ml. All liquids should be carried in a single, transparent, re-sealable plastic bag with a total capacity of up to 1 litre.
The carriage of liquids in checked-in baggage is not recommended and we do not accept liability for any damage they may cause.

What items are prohibited on Smartwings plane?

For your safety, security and comfort please make sure you don’t include any of the following items is forbidden on flights of Smartwings Group

What if your baggage is damaged

If your baggage is damaged Please contact Smartwings handling office immediately upon arrival to fill in the Damage Report that you need to keep along with your baggage tag and boarding pass. The compensation may be requested via our online claim form.
Further information may be found in the Baggage Claim document.


It is important to follow Smartwwings luggage allowance and policies to avoid any inconvenience at the airport.

I wouldn’t recommend showing up to the airport with an oversized carry on or personal item bag.

There are probably few passengers that get away with their oversized bags, but in most cases they will get caught and pay for their large bags.

We hope this helps

Happy travels

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