NEW Checked Baggage Regulations at Dubai International Airport (DXB)

Effective immediately, Dubai Airports introduces a new baggage rule to help improve service, reduce the risk of mishandlings and enhance the performance of its check-in and baggage operation at Dubai International.

Dubai Airports has advised all airlines operating into DXB of the imminent change and has updated its website, mobile app and signage across the airport to help raise awareness.

 

What are the rules?
1. No round bags
2. No bags without flat surface
3. No irregular shaped bags
4. No oversized bags
5. Bags that do not meet the criterion will have to be repacked in boxes for a fee

Accordingly, the new rule will see bags without flat surfaces rejected at check-in effective March 8, 2017. Dubai Airports has advised all airlines operating into DXB of the imminent change and has updated its website, mobile app and signage across the airport to help raise awareness.

Passengers, who show up at the airport with non-compliant baggage, will also be given the option to have it repacked in boxes for a fee.


(include lumpy bags/backpacks/duffel bags)

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