Baggage policy and associated fees at flyasiana.com Asiana Airlines are straightforward. The airline makes use of a weight allowance for domestic flights. There is also no maximum number of permitted items. There is also a particular weight of luggage allowed per route covered by the airline. Membership of the Asiana Club will give you access to so many benefits. For one, you can get a more generous allowance of extra baggage. This is aside from the standard quantity allowed for every other passenger.
Carry on allowance
The passenger can bring personal items online for free. A passenger on the economy flight can bring 1 standard carry-on item onboard. The item should not be more than 10kg. On the other hand, a passenger in the business and first classes will have access to 2 standard carry-on items. It must not be heavier than 10kg and it is at no extra charge. A personal item can be a duty-free item, a laptop computer or a briefcase. The sum of the length plus width plus the height of the standard carry-on must not be more than 45 inches.
Passengers can bring on board a small collapsible stroller car seat. The passenger can equally bring a portable cradle on board. This is only allowed if there is adequate room for it on board. The airline categorizes a larger stroller as checked baggage. It will be treated so at the gate and you will get it back at the gate when you get to your destination.
Checked baggage allowance
The sum of the length, width, and height of the checked baggage should not be more than 62 inches. This should include the handles and wheels of the baggage. Be that as it may, the total size of the checked baggage depends on the type of flight as highlighted below:
Koran Domestic flight: Business class is not available. The economy class is 44 pounds.
S. Routes: Business class is 2 bags that must not be more than 70 pounds. The economy class is 2 bags that must not be more than 50 pounds.
Non-US Routes: Business class is 2 bags that must not be more than 70 pounds. The economy class allows 1 bag and must not be more than 50 pounds.
The passenger will pay an extra fee for excess baggage. For domestic routes, the excess weight fee is KRW 2000 per $1.7 per kg.
The passenger cannot prepay for baggage if it exceeds the free baggage permitted. If you need to bring extra baggage on board, you will pay excess baggage charges. The payment will be at the airport.
Check in policy
Asiana Airlines check-in policy
Asiana Airlines allows passengers to check-in via various methods as highlighted below:
Counter Airport Check-in
Self-Service Kiosk Check-in
Online & Mobile Check-in
This means the passenger can check-in at the airport or even before arriving at the airport.
Closing time for check-in
Asiana Airlines recommends that the passenger should be within the airport premises a minimum of two hours before flight departure. If you arrive later than the expected time, you may forfeit your place on the flight.
If you are boarding a domestic flight in South Korea, you should arrive a minimum of 20 minutes before flight departure.
If it is an international flight, you should arrive at a minimum of 40 minutes before the flight departure. If you are departing for places like Frankfurt, Istanbul, being, Honolulu, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle or New York, you should arrive at the airport minimum of 60 minutes before the flight.
Those departing for cities like Rome, Shanghai, Phuket, Okinawa, Sydney, Bangkok, Manila, Delhi, London or Seoul should arrive a minimum of 50 minutes before flight departure.
Those departing for Shenyang, Shenzhen, Hangzhou or Chongqing should arrive at the airport 45 minutes before the flight departure. Those departing to Weihai or Yantai should arrive at the airport some 30 minutes before the flight departure.
You need to have your confirmed booking with you if you want to check-in online. You also need to have your e-ticket ready. You can access a boarding pass issuance via online check-in from 48 hours upwards. The time for domestic flight is 30 minutes from departure. That of an international flight is 1 hour before departure. Those departing for any part of the United States should check-in online between 24 and 1 hour before flight departure.
You can check-in online if you are boarding a domestic flight in South Korea. You can also check-in online if you are boarding an international flight. This excludes Asiana Airlines’ chattered flights.
You can obtain the boarding pass online after check-in. You can present the online boarding pass at all domestic airports in South Korea. You can also present the mobile boarding pass at various international airports in the United States, Europe, Japan, and several other regions. Some of these other regions are Taipei-Taoyuan, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Astana, and Almaty.
Self-service kiosk check-in
A passenger with e-tickets can check-in at self-service kiosks. The baggage counter will see to any baggage such a passenger wants to check-in. You can find self-service kiosks for both international and domestic flights. However, passengers for domestic flights in Korea should check-in a minimum of 20 minutes before departure time. Passengers for an international airport, on the other hand, should check in a minimum of 60 minutes before departure time.