Airline Travel Information

Airline policies for transport of golf bag Costs involved in taking a golf bag on holiday, vary per airline. With some airlines, transport of a golf bag is free of charge. This is indicated in our overview: free of charge. Many airlines do not charge additional costs, provided the total amount of luggage -including the golf bag- does not exceed the maximum weight allowed, the so-called baggage allowance. Usually this is 20 kilos. In practice this means paying additional charges for excess baggage most of the time. Sometimes this is a fixed amount for one-way, but it can also depend on the weight of the excess baggage. The overview gives the variable costs. For instance ??? 0-80. Some airlines always charge a fee for transport of a golf bag. In that case the fee is stated. All amounts are based on a return flight.

Air Berlin

Gregorian Airways

Malaysian Airlines

Airline Max. kg Charge More…
Aero mexico 15 US$ 110 More…
Aerolineas Argentinas 20 US$ 0-150 More…
30 free More…
Air Canada 23 CAD 0-70 More…
Air China 20 US$ 50 More…
Air France 15 free More…
Air Jamaica 50 ??? 0-100 More…
Air Lingus 15 ??? 60 More…
Air Madagaskar 15 ??? 0-100 More…
Air Malta 15 free More…
Air Mauritius 15 free More…
Alitalia 15 ??? 0-200 More…
American Airlines 30 Free More…
Arkefly (The Netherlands) 15 free More…
Asiana Airlines unknown unknown More…
Austrian (Austria Air) 20 ??? 0-70 More…
BMI (British Midlands) 20 GBP 30 More…
BMI Baby (UK) 20 ??? 40 More…
British Airways 30 free More…
Brussels Airlines 0 ??? 0-70 More…
BWIA West Indies Airways 50 free More…
Cathay Pacific (Hongkong) 32 ??? 0-200 More…
China Airlines 15 ??? 0-80 More…
Clickair 15 ??? 50 More…
Condor (Germany) 30 free More…
Continental Airlines (USA) 15 free More…
Corendon Airlines 20 Free More…
Cyprus Airways 15 free More…
Czech airlines 15 Free More…
Delta Airlines (USA) 20 $ 50-200 More…
Easy Jet 32 ??? 45 More…
Emirate 15 free More…
Estonian Air 0 ??? 0-50 More…
Finnair 20 ??? 0-60 More…
Fly Airlines (Turkije) 15 free More…
FlyMe (Sweden) 15 40 More…
Garuda (Indonesia) 20 free More…
20 0-200 More…
Iberia (Spain) 15 ??? 0-100 More…
Icelandair 25 ??? 0-100 More…
Inter Airlines (Turkije) 20 ??? 0-150 More…
Jetair (Belgium) 25 ??? 60 More…
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines 20 ??? 0-80 More…
LOT-Polish Airlines S.A. Onbekend More…
LTU Airlines (Germany) 30 free More…
Lufthansa (Germany) 15 ??? 20-80 More…
15 free More…
Mal???v Hungarian Airlines 15 free More…
Martinair (The Netherlands) 15 free More…
Meridiana (Italy) 15 ??? 60 More…
MNG Airlines (Turkey) 10 free More…
North West Airlines (USA) 20 ??? 0-160 More…
Onur Air (Turkey) 10 free More…
Philippine Airways 15 ??? 0-60 More…
Qantas (Australia) 15 AUD 12-48 More…
Royal Air Maroc 15 free More…
RyanAir 15 ??? 60-80 More…
SAS Scandinavian Airlines 15 ??? 0-124 More…
Scot Airways 15 ??? 0-120 More…
Singapore Airlines 20 ??? 0-100 More…
Sky Airlines (Turkey) 10 free More…
Sky Europe (Hungary) 15 ??? 40 More…
South African Airlines 15 free More…
Sterling (Denmark) 15 ??? 48 More…
SWISS 15 ??? 40-80 More…
Tap Air Portugal 15 free More…
Thai Airways 20 ??? 0-100 More…
Thomas Cook (UK) 15 GBP 60 More…
Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium 25 ??? 0-100 More…
Transavia (The Netherlands) 15 ??? 30 More…
Turkish Airlines Free More…
Ukraine International 15 ??? 0-300 More…
United Airlines (USA) 20 free More…
US Airways 15 ??? 0-100 More…
Virgin Express (Brussels) 15 ??? 60 More…
VLM 20 ??? 0-100 More…
Vueling 50 ??? 0-200 More…
WizzAir (Poland) 12 ??? 50 More…

Aero mexico

Website: Aero mexico
Max. kg: 15
Charge: US$ 110
Contains: Golf Equipment

Aerolineas Argentinas

Website: Aerolineas Argentinas
Max. kg: 20
Charge: US$ 0-150
Contains: Golf Equipment
One equipment is considered part of free franchise luggage. If surpassing franchise or additional equipment: excess normal charges equivalent to a basic rate.

Air Berlin

Website: Air Berlin
Max. kg: 30
Charge: free
Contains: golf equipment
In addition to the free baggage allowance stipulated on the ticket, one additional item up to 30 kg max. may be carried subject to the conditions set out below. Any weight exceeding this limit will be subject to an excess baggage charge. For detailed information please refer to the following table. Please note that we can only accept the sports equipment listed here as sports equipment.

Air Canada

Website: Air Canada
Max. kg: 23
Charge: CAD 0-70
Contains: Golf bag with 14 clu
Golf Equipment may be substituted for a free checked baggage allowance piece if it fits within the weight and dimensions of 23kg (50lb) and 158 linear cm (62 in). However, when carried over and above this allowance, additional charges will be levied at the Airport. The total weight of any piece may not exceed 32kg (70lb) and the linear dimensions (L+W+H) may not exceed 292 cm (115 in) with the length not exceeding 203 cm (80 in). One golf bag containing no more than 14 clubs, 12 golf balls and one pair of golf shoes. The bag and clubs must be fully enclosed in a hard shell container specifically designed for shipping. If otherwise packaged, the item(s) will only be accepted with a limited release form (to be signed at check-in), releasing Air Canada of liability.

Air China

Website: Air China
Max. kg: 20
Charge: US$ 50
Contains: Golf Bag with Clubs and Golf shoes
Golf bags within de luggage freedom of 20 kg are free of cost. Otherwise passengers have to pay excess charges of US$ 50 two ways. Passengers in first class and business class and platinum Card members are entitled to a weight allowance of 32kg.

Air France

Website: Air France
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag

Air Jamaica

Website: Air Jamaica
Max. kg: 50
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: golf bag containing no more than 14 clubs, 12 balls and one pair of golfing shoes
Golf Equipment may be included in determining the free baggage (2 pieces. 45 kg)allowance and when in excess will be assessed the charges listed below. One golf bag containing no more than 14 clubs, 12 balls and one pair of golfing shoes.The charge specified below will apply to the items of sporting equipment, whether or not it is presented as a single piece. Sporting equipment must be securely encased to avoid protrusions. Golfing Equipment US$50.00

Air Lingus

Website: Air Lingus
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 60
Contains: golf bag
Golf bags, surf boards, wind surfing equipment, skis, snow boards, are accepted as baggage under the following conditions: North America flights: Normal baggage allowance rules/restrictions apply. All other flights: Flat charge of ???30 / ???20 / AED125 one-way. The flat charge is based on a maximum permitted weight of 15 kilos. If the sports item weighs in excess of this 15 kilos, then a charge of ???6/???4 per kilo will apply to this additional weight.

Air Madagaskar

Website: Air Madagaskar
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: golf bag
Golf bag weighing less than 15 kg: excess baggage charges for 6 kg. Weight over 15 kg: first 15 kg excess baggage charges for 6 kg; additional weight is charged per kg. Charges: 1,5% of most expensive one-way economy class ticket.

Air Malta

Website: Air Malta
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: Golf equipment
A passenger carrying sports-related equipment is granted 15 kgs extra baggage allowance free of charge. Golf Clubs are carried free of charge.

Air Mauritius

Website: Air Mauritius
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag

Alitalia

Website: Alitalia
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-200
Contains: golf bag
Golf bags can travel as registered baggage upon payment of supplementary charges for excess baggage one way travel. – from 0 to 5 kg = ??? 5 per kg – up to 15 kg = ??? 7 per kg – over 15 kg = ??? 11 per kg

American Airlines

Website: American Airlines
Max. kg: 30
Charge: Free
Contains: Golf Equipment
Golf Clubs One golf bag with golf clubs, golf balls, and shoes Free in place of one 62 inch bag Maximum free weight on golf clubs is 70 lbs. Size is limited to the size of a hard-sided golf case. – Swingless Golf Club load strips are considered dangerous goods and are not allowed in checked or carry-on baggage.

Arkefly (The Netherlands)

Website: Arkefly (The Netherlands)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf equipment with no more than 14 clubc and 1 pair of shoes
Passengers may take along one golf bag, containing one set of clubs and one pair of shoes, up to 15 kilos, free of charge. For additional golf bags, the standard excess baggage charge applies.

Asiana Airlines

Website: Asiana Airlines
Max. kg: unknown
Charge: unknown
Contains: unknown
unknown

Austrian (Austria Air)

Website: Austrian (Austria Air)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-70
Contains: golf bag with one set of clubs and 1 pair of shoes
Passenger may take along one golf bag, containing one set of clubs and one pair of shoes. This is free of charge provided the total baggage weight does not exceed 20 kg. For business class passengers this is 30 kg. If the weight exceeds the total baggage allowance, charges are ??? 35 one-way. Total ??? 70 for a round-trip.

BMI (British Midlands)

Website: BMI (British Midlands)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: GBP 30
Contains: golf equipment (including pair of shoes and one golf bag with clubs)
sporting equipment – exceptional items of baggage golfing equipment (includes pair of golf shoes and one golf bag with clubs is regarded as exceptional items of baggage and on short haul routes, depending on the fare purchased, you will be charged extra to carry these items. Exceptional items of baggage are charged at ???15 per item. If your journey has been booked on a single ticket but requires that you go via another location i.e. EDI-LHR-AMS you will only be charged once outbound and once inbound. If you choose to book the same journey but on separate tickets i.e. EDI-LHR, LHR-AMS you will be charged ???15 per item for each sector of the journey. In this case you would be charged twice on the outbound and twice on the inbound journey. The total weight of these items must not exceed 20kgs and anything in excess will be charged as excess baggage. If you are travelling in business or premium economy on short haul routes, then exceptional items will be carried free, if total weight of all checked baggage does not exceed your total weight allowance. Exceptional items of baggage on long haul flights, if within the baggage allowance will be carried free of charge. If the item is outside the baggage allowance the item is charged per piece at the same rate as excess baggage.

BMI Baby (UK)

Website: BMI Baby (UK)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 40
Contains: golf equipment

British Airways

Website: British Airways
Max. kg: 30
Charge: free
Contains: golf equipment of 1 golf bag with 14 clubs, 12 golf balls and 1 pair of golf shoes
You may take one bag containing: Not more than 14 clubs One dozen balls One pair of golf shoes If you are on a flight where the baggage weight allowance applies: The baggage allowance may be increased to 30kg (66lbs) Beyond this, normal excess baggage charges apply. If you are on a flight where the baggage piece allowance applies: Your bag is equivalent to one piece of baggage If it is an excess piece then it is charged at 50% of the normal rate on all flights (excluding UK Domestic). For UK Domestic journeys it is charged as one piece. Free checked baggage allowances Please note that no one piece of baggage can exceed 32kg (70lbs) for health and safety reasons. Travellingg from to USA, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, Brazil, Nigeria, Caribbean and Central America routes There is an allowance for adults and children aged 2 and over of 2 pieces. Maximum dimensions per piece(H+W+L): 158cm (62in). Maximum weight per piece: 32kg (70lbs) All other international routes (including BA Connect London City Airport routes) The allowance is FIRST – 40kg (88lbs) Club World/Club Europe – 30kg (66lbs) World Traveller Plus, World Traveller, Euro Traveller – 23kg (51 lbs) UK Domestic routes (including BA Connect London City Airport routes) One piece. Maximum dimensions per piece(H+W+L): 158cm (62in) Maximum weight per piece: 32kg (70lbs) BA Connect For London City Airport routes please see the general allowances shown above. One piece. Maximum dimensions per piece(H+W+L): 158cm (62in). Maximum weight per piece: 32kg (70lbs) European routes: Maximum 23kg (51 lbs)

Brussels Airlines

Website: Brussels Airlines
Max. kg: 0
Charge: ??? 0-70
Contains: Golf Equipment
Up to 24 march 2007 SN Brussels Ailrine transports golf equipment for free for member of Belgium and European Golf federations who travels B-Flex. b.light, the low cost produc 35??? one way flight for golf bag. Flight to Africa, Helsinki, Moskow and Tel Aviv: Golf bag for free in Business as well as Economy class.

BWIA West Indies Airways

Website: BWIA West Indies Airways
Max. kg: 50
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag
Golf Equipment may be included in determining the free baggage (2 pieces. 45 kg)allowance and when in excess will be assessed the charges listed below. One golf bag containing no more than 14 clubs, 12 balls and one pair of golfing shoes.The charge specified below will apply to the items of sporting equipment, whether or not it is presented as a single piece. Sporting equipment must be securely encased to avoid protrusions. Golfing Equipment US$50.00

Cathay Pacific (Hongkong)

Website: Cathay Pacific (Hongkong)
Max. kg: 32
Charge: ??? 0-200
Contains:
The Cathay website gives no specific information on de luggageallowance for Golf bags. The luggage freedom is 20kg. We presume that when golf bags will not be charged when they are within this freedom. Otherwise the normal rates for excess luggage will be charged.

China Airlines

Website: China Airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-80
Contains: golf bag
Golf Equipment with no more than 14 clubs, 12 balls and 1 pair of shoes, with a maximum weight of 15 kg. will be carried for ??? 80 vice versa. When the equipment is within the free baggage allowance there will be no extra costs .

Clickair

Website: Clickair
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 50
Contains: Golf equipment
You will be able to travel with your golf equipment with a surcharge of 25 ??? by route if you do your booking 24 hours before the flight departure. In case that this surcharge was not paid at the time of doing the booking you will have to pay 35 ??? by route in ticket sales counter.

Condor (Germany)

Website: Condor (Germany)
Max. kg: 30
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag

Continental Airlines (USA)

Website: Continental Airlines (USA)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: 1 golf equipment containing1 golf bag with not more than 14 golf clubs, 12 golf balls, 1 pair of golf shoes
Continental accepts one item of golf equipment per customer in lieu of one piece of free baggage. An item of golf equipment consists of: 1 golf bag containing not more than 14 golf clubs 12 golf balls 1 pair golf shoes. All items must be properly encased in a suitable container. The golf bag must be covered or enclosed in a heavy, rigid carrying case. Continental shall not be liable for golf equipment presented without a carrying case. Continental is not liable for damage to Golf Equipment that is not contained in a hard-sided case. Excess Valuation may not be purchased for Golf Equipment that is not contained in a hard-sided case. Golf equipment carried in addition to the free baggage allowance will be assessed at the current excess baggage charge.

Corendon Airlines

Website: Corendon Airlines
Max. kg: 20
Charge: Free
Contains:
Golfequipment is not mentioned on the website of corendon. Visitor of this website e-mailed u that taking equipment is free

Cyprus Airways

Website: Cyprus Airways
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag
In addition to the normal free baggage allowance, passengers may carry golfing equipment up to 15kgs at no charge. Each kg thereof, will be assessed at the regular excess baggage charge. Cyprus Airways allows a free allowance of checked baggage which does not exceed 20 kgs for passengers travelling in the Economy Class and 30 kgs for passengers travelling in Business Class. Infants traveling on a 10% fare are entitled a free allowance of 10 Kgs. Maximum weight limit for single items of hold baggage To comply with health & safety requirements, Cyprus Airways has introduced a maximum weight limit for single items of hold baggage. In line with this new policy, Cyprus Airways does not accept any piece of baggage that exceeds 32kg in weight. In case that you cannot comply with this requirement you will be asked to reduce the weight of the piece of baggage by re-packing or make alternative arrangements. It is noted that this policy refers to single items and does not affect your overall baggage allowance, as shown on your ticket.

Czech airlines

Website: Czech airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: Free
Contains: Golf equipment

Delta Airlines (USA)

Website: Delta Airlines (USA)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: $ 50-200
Contains: Golf equipment containing not more than 14 golf clubs, 12 golf balls and one pair of golf shoes
One item of golf equipment is accepted as part of your free baggage allowance. One item containing not more than: ??— 14 golf clubs ??— 12 golf balls ??— one pair of golf shoes An excess baggage charge will apply for excess items. Customers wishing to check golf clubs have three options: 1. hard shell golf travel containers?€”no limited liability release required 2. Purchase a Delta golf box for $10?€”no limited liability release required 3. All other golf travel bags (i.e., soft-sided bags)?€”limited liability release required The limited liability release absolves Delta of responsibility for pre-existing damage to the clubs, or damage from the normal course of handling.

Easy Jet

Website: Easy Jet
Max. kg: 32
Charge: ??? 45
Contains: 1 golf equipment
Each passenger is allowed a maximum hold baggage weight of 50 kilos including any sports equipment, subject to available space. As items of sporting equipment are inherently unsuitable for carriage by airlines, easyJet is prepared to carry such items on a ?€?limited release?€? (i.e. entirely ?€?at your own risk?€? for damage or delay) basis. You may therefore wish to ensure that you have suitable private insurance cover in force for such items. The maximum weight for any single piece of baggage is 32 kgs. Bicycles (1), golf equipment, and skis, surfboards, wind surfers, hang gliders, and firearms (2) An additional fee is charged per item per flight for the carriage of the above items as set out in the table below. Currency Per flight GBP 15.00 Euro 22.50 CHF 34.50 DKK 170.00 CSK 660.00 HUF 5,500.00 SlT 5,300.00 PLN 90.00 SKK 850.00 Payment of the additional fee increases your checked-in hold baggage allowance (including additional item) to a maximum weight of 32kgs.

Emirate

Website: Emirate
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag consisting of a set of clubs and a pair of golf shoes
In addition to normal free excess baggage allowance, one set of golfing equipment per passenger consisting of a set of clubs and a pair of golf shoes, will be carried free, on all Emirates sectors. This applies to all classes. Where the journey involves interline travel, carriage on the Emirates sector(s) will be free, while charges on the other airlines’ sector(s) will be as per the standard IATA procedure, if the golf bag is in excess of the permissible free baggage allowance. A second set of golf equipment will be charged at normal excess baggage charges, if it exceeds the baggage allowance. Please ensure that the golf bag is suitable for travel in the cargo hold i.e. it should have a closed bag cover that protects the equipment.

Estonian Air

Website: Estonian Air
Max. kg: 0
Charge: ??? 0-50
Contains: golf bag
Estonia has become an attractive destination for golfers. Estonian Air has changed the rules for golfers baggage, to make travel requirements clear and simple. Golf equipment charge is 400 kroons or 25 EUR. Golf equipment may be included in the free baggage allowance.

Finnair

Website: Finnair
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-60
Contains: golf bag
Golf equipment One set of golf equipment can include one pair of golf shoes in addition to the clubs and the golf bag. On normal scheduled flights, golf equipment is carried free of charge, if they are part of the baggage allowance permitted by the ticket. If the total baggage weight allowance is exceeded, a special excess weight charge is calculated for the golf equipment and this is applied to only one golf bag per customer. The following excess charges are carried for golf equipment: In Europe, when a scheduled flight is operated by Finnair and the ticket is issued with a Finnair flight number (AY), the charge for a golf bag, which exceeds the normal baggage allowance, is 15 euros one-way between Estonia, St. Petersburg, Stockholm and Finland, and 30 euros one-way between other European destinations and Finland. The golf bag may not weigh more than 15 kg/33 lb. The charge for a golf bag, which exceeds the normal baggage allowance, is 70 euros one-way between Europe and the Far East, when the scheduled flight is operated by Finnair and the ticket is issued with a Finnair flight number (AY). The golf bag may not weigh more than 15 kg/33 lb. On flights with piece concept, 50% of the normal excess weight charge for a piece of baggage is levied. On domestic flights, the normal excess weight charge is levied. On Leisure flights, a charge of 50 euros return is levied. Our Finnair Plus Platinum and Gold customers can transport one set of golf equipment free of charge.

Fly Airlines (Turkije)

Website: Fly Airlines (Turkije)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag

FlyMe (Sweden)

Website: FlyMe (Sweden)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: 40
Contains: This airline tends to file for bankrupsy
Carriage of equipment such as golf bags, bikes, surfboards, hang gliders and skis: ???15 /??? 20 per flight. Can also be booked in advance. Excluding VAT.

Garuda (Indonesia)

Website: Garuda (Indonesia)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag containing golf clubs and one pair of golf shoes (considered as one piece of baggage)
A Golf bag containing golf clubs and one pair of golf shoes (considered as one piece of baggage) with total dimension 62 inch (158 cm)and max. weight of 20 kg is free as checked baggage. Garuda has a special excess baggage formula for sports equipment. Passengers may bring a surfboard, golf bag, bike or diving equipment as additional checked luggage, free of charge, provided the equipment does not weigh more than 20 kg. This should be booked in advance with Garuda Indonesia: 020-5502640.

Gregorian Airways

Website: Gregorian Airways
Max. kg: 20
Charge: 0-200
Contains: 1 golf bag
Payements for excessed baggage allowance. ??? 5 per kilo.

Iberia (Spain)

Website: Iberia (Spain)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: golf equipment with 1 pair of shoes, and a set of clubs
Please remember that they should always be kept inside their bag. As long as the weight of the golf clubs plus the passenger baggage does not exceed the baggage allowance, no special surcharge will be made. Golf equipment Golf equipment is defined as consisting of a bag containing a pair of golf shoes plus a set of golf clubs, the overall weight of which is under 15 kg.: 1.Admittance to the flight Golf clubs must be firmly secured inside the bag, in such a way as to avoid disturbances or damage when boarding or disembarking and during the flight. 2 Excess luggage Under the weight system: If the combined weight of the passenger’s golf equipment and luggage does not exceed their allowance, there will be no special supplement to pay. If the combined weight of the passenger’s golf equipment and luggage exceeds their normal permitted allowance, they will be required to pay a sum corresponding to the special rate for 6 kg of excess luggage or the standard rate for normal excess, whichever is more beneficial to, provided that the golf equipment weighs no more than 15 kg. In the event of golf equipment weighing more than 15 kg, the charge corresponding to standard excess luggage will apply. If the equipment exceeds the number of pieces of luggage allowed, a special charge consisting of 50% of the excess fee will apply (provided that there is only 1 set of equipment). For further sets of equipment, the standard charge for excess luggage will apply. charges are payable for excess weight at a rate of 1.5% of the value of the highest Tourist Class adult fare for a one-way journey without stopovers (class Y) in force on the date on which the excess luggage ticket is issued. The above applies regardless of the service class in which a flight booking has been made. Or, charges for excess luggage are under the so called piece system. It is advisable to check with the airline or your travelagency, before you leave.

Icelandair

Website: Icelandair
Max. kg: 25
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: golf equipment with one set and one pair of golf shoes
-Golfing equipment may be included in the free baggage allowance -golfing Equipment can be accepted as checked baggage for a flat rate -the special Charges shall only be assessed when the weight of golf equipment and Baggage exceeds the normal free allowance -if the weight of the golfing Equipment exceeds 25 kg such additional i.e. 25 kg checked equals one flat Rate -only one set may be carried per passenger at such special charges. Prices are available at the airline.

Inter Airlines (Turkije)

Website: Inter Airlines (Turkije)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-150
Contains: golf bag
Free baggage allowance per passenger is 20 kg, even though another weight indicated on the ticket. Excess baggage will be charged, when the given free baggage allowance is exceeded. Following excess baggage rates have to be applied: ??? 5 per kilo one way. With regard to excess baggage, this baggage can and will only be accepted after payment.

Jetair (Belgium)

Website: Jetair (Belgium)
Max. kg: 25
Charge: ??? 60
Contains: golf equipment
Golf bag (max. 25 kg, 1 per passenger): ??? 30 per leg. If you pack your golf equipment in a special bag, even if the total weight is less than the authorised weight, you will have to pay the fee. If you pack your golf/diving equipment in a normal bag (80 x 60 x 25 cm, total of the dimensions maximum 158 cm) it will be considerated as regular baggage. You will only have to pay the overweight according to the applicable rates.

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Website: KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-80
Contains: golf bag
Taking along golf equipment involves a charge when your free allowance of 20 kg is exceeded. The rates for golf equipment weighing up to 20 kg are ??? 10 for travelling within France and the Netherlands up to ??? 40 for travveling outside Europe. For every kilo over 20 kg that your golf equipment weighs (up to a maximum of 32 kg), you will also pay the standard excess baggage rate. A set of golf equipment up to 23 kg is considered 1 piece of baggage. If you exceed your baggage allowance, however, you will be charged half of the standard excess baggage rate for 1 set of golf equipment. The full rate applies to other golf bags. One set of golf equipment may include a golf bag with clubs and a pair of golf shoes. ** Flying Blue Platinum members may take along one golf bag up to 20 kilos free of charge – on top of their free allowance – to all destinations except to the USA, Canada and Mexico.

LOT – Polish Airlines S.A.

Website: LOT – Polish Airlines S.A.
Max. kg:
Charge: Onbekend
Contains:
There is no information available on the website

LTU Airlines (Germany)

Website: LTU Airlines (Germany)
Max. kg: 30
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag
Golf bag (as from 1st Nov.06 free of charge).

Lufthansa (Germany)

Website: Lufthansa (Germany)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 20-80
Contains: golf bag
on 1 November 2006 Lufthansa is introducing new excess baggage fees for sport baggage on routes with Weight Concept. The Piece Concept fees remain unchanged. From that date, sport baggage will be divided into three categories: small, medium, large. The most common sport baggage items and the fees applying to them are listed below. All baggage items that are not listed will be charged according to their weight and/or size in the respective category. Sport baggage is not part of the free baggage allowance, and in each case will be charged the respective fee. Golf equipment Fees for short- and medium-haul routes with Weight Concept: ??? 20 Fees for long-haul routes with Weight Concept: ??? 40 Fees for long-haul routes with Piece Concept 50% of the excess baggage fee.

Malaysian Airlines

Website: Malaysian Airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag
15 kilo free for golf equipment on top of 20 kg normal lugage. Golf lugage must be announced when the booking is made. One item of golfing equipment is accepted as part of a customer’s free baggage allowance. One item of golfing equipment is defined as one or up to all of a combination of the following: One golf bag containing not more than 14 golf clubs 12 golf balls one pair of golf shoes One item of golfing equipment with a maximum weight of 15kg will be carried free. Any subsequent sets will be carried for free if the total weight of checked in baggage (excluding the 1st golf set) is within free baggage allowance One set of golfing equipment will be assessed 50% of the applicable charge for a single piece. Additional sets will assessed the full applicable excess charge for a single piece. 1 Hard shell golf travel containers – no limited liability release required 2 All other golf travel bags (i.e., soft-sided bags) – limited liability release required The limited liability release absolves Malaysia Airlines of responsibility for pre-existing damage to the clubs or damage from the normal course of handling.

Mal???v Hungarian Airlines

Website: Mal???v Hungarian Airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: 1 golf bag
Members of the Hungarian Golf Federation are allowed to carry a golf bag of 15 kg as free checked-in baggage. Golf bags of MALEV Air Tours groups shall be carried free of charge on Malev flights. The travel agent must enter into the OSI element: “Golfbag free of charge”.

Martinair (The Netherlands)

Website: Martinair (The Netherlands)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf`bag
Golfing equipment is accepted within the free baggage allowance. When ithis is exceeded the following applies: weight concept * one golf bag (max 15 kg) is free of charge. * golfing equipment over 15 kg, normal excess baggage charge applies

Meridiana (Italy)

Website: Meridiana (Italy)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 60
Contains: golf bag

MNG Airlines (Turkey)

Website: MNG Airlines (Turkey)
Max. kg: 10
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag

North West Airlines (USA)

Website: North West Airlines (USA)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-160
Contains: Golf equipment (14 clubs, 12 balls and one pair of shoes)
Northwest accepts one (1) set of golf equipment (14 clubs, 12 balls and one pair of shoes) in lieu of one (1) piece of luggage included in the free luggage allowance. Golf equipment is accepted as checked luggage only. Northwest will not accept golf equipment without a cover. A hard-shell case is recommended. Full normal excess charges apply to passengers with more than one golf bag. Charges can be as high as $ 80 per golf bag one way. Golf bags must adhere to normal weight limits.

Onur Air (Turkey)

Website: Onur Air (Turkey)
Max. kg: 10
Charge: free
Contains: Golf bag

Philippine Airways

Website: Philippine Airways
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-60
Contains: golf bag
Golf equipment may be included in the free baggage allowance. Excessed luggage will be charged with ??? 2 per kilo.

Qantas (Australia)

Website: Qantas (Australia)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: AUD 12-48
Contains: Golf bag
Golfing Equipment A golf set consists of one golf bag including clubs, golf balls, and one pair of golf shoes. Golf bags and collapsible buggies are carried as baggage and are exempt from normal linear dimension restrictions. Australian Domestic A golf set can be included in the baggage allowance. If the golf set and your checked baggage exceed the free baggage piece allowance, additional baggage rates will be charged. New Zealand Domestic A golf set can be included in the checked baggage allowance. If the golf set and your checked baggage exceed the free baggage piece allowance, additional baggage rates will be charged. International Weight System When the combined weight of one golf set and checked baggage exceeds the free baggage weight allowance, you will be charged the rate equal to 6kg (14lb) of additional baggage, or normal rates for additional baggage – whichever is less. Golfing equipment in excess of 15kg (33lb) will be charged at the normal additional baggage rates. International Piece System When the checked baggage piece allowance of one golf set and your checked baggage exceeds the free baggage piece allowance, you will be charged 50% of the applicable additional baggage charge for one such golf bag per passenger. Any additional golf equipment will be charged at the normal additional baggage rates. Additional baggage rates varies from AS$ 12 to 48

Royal Air Maroc

Website: Royal Air Maroc
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: golf bag
Golf equipment is always free of charge and are excluded from de may the free baggage allowance of 20 kg. So you can bring 20 kg (business Class 30 kg) and your golf equipment up to 15 kg.

RyanAir

Website: RyanAir
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 60-80
Contains: Golf equipment
Sporting equipment including but not limited to large fishing rods, golf clubs, bicycles, fencing equipment, surfboards, bodyboards, snowboards and skis and large musical instruments including but not limited to harps, double bass, guitars and drums are inherently unsuitable for carriage by airlines. You may therefore wish to ensure that you have suitable private insurance cover in force to cover such items. An additional charge is made for the carriage of these items per item, per one way flight irrespective of weight. Sports Equipment pre-booked and pre-paid: ???15.50 ??? 30 or when not pre-book en pre-paid: ???20.50 ???40.00 single trip. You may therefore wish to ensure that you have suitable private insurance cover in force to cover such items. Due to space restrictions, RyanAir recommend that all sports equipment is pre-booked and pre-paid at the time of booking on www.ryanair.com or through your local reservation centre, as not to do so may result in the item being refused carriage at the airport. If the fee is not paid at the time of booking or on your outbound it will still be imposed on your return journey.

SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Website: SAS Scandinavian Airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-124
Contains: 1 golf equipment of 1 golf bag with 14 clubs, 12 golf balls and 1 pair of golf schoes
Golfing equipment is accepted within the free baggage allowance. When ithis is exceeded the following applies: weight concept – golfing equipment up to 15 kg ??? 31 – golfing equipment over 15 kg, for each kilo more than 15 kg and additional golf sets normal excess baggage charge applies outside iata-europe: – golfing equipment up to 15 kg – the charge is ??? 62 – golfing equipment over 15 kg, for each kilo more than 15 kg and additional golf sets normal excess baggage charge applies

Scot Airways

Website: Scot Airways
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-120
Contains: golf bag
A reasonable amount of golf clubs can normally be accommodated, providing that they are included in the stated baggage allowance. An excess baggage charge will be levied if the total weight exceeds the allowance. of 20 kg. Excess rates are ??? 4 per kilo.

Singapore Airlines

Website: Singapore Airlines
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains:
The Singapore airlines website gives no specific information on de luggageallowance for Golf bags. The luggage freedom is 20kg. We presume that when golf bags will not be charged when they are within this freedom. Otherwise the normal rates for excess luggage will be charged.

Sky Airlines (Turkey)

Website: Sky Airlines (Turkey)
Max. kg: 10
Charge: free
Contains: Golf bag

Sky Europe (Hungary)

Website: Sky Europe (Hungary)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 40
Contains: 1 golf equipment
Golf equipment has to be announced directly when the reservation is made.

South African Airlines

Website: South African Airlines
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: One golf bag including golf clubs, balls and one pair of golf shoes
Golfing Equipment One golf bag including golf clubs, balls and one pair of golf shoes are included in the free baggage allowance. Exception : On SA flights only One golf bag including golf clubs, balls and one pair of golf shoes not exceeding 15kg will be transported free of charge. In case of excess, following rates apply for the first set, for any additional set, the normal excess baggage rates apply: WC: up to 15 kg: EUR70/USD70/CAD100/ZAR350 over 15 kg: normal excess baggage charges apply. PC: 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge for first set; for a second set normal rate will be applicable.

Sterling (Denmark)

Website: Sterling (Denmark)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 48
Contains: Golf Bag with one set of clubs, balls and tees
Sterling charges you for special equipment even when your ordinary baggage does not exceed 20 kg. 1 golf bag + 1 set of clubs/irons, balls and tees – 15 kg DKK/NOK/SEK 175 / EUR 24 / GBP 17 No reservation is necessary

SWISS

Website: SWISS
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 40-80
Contains: 1 golf equipment (golf bag and 1 pair of golf shoes)
The fees for transportation of golf equipment up till 15 kg will ber charged with ??? 40 for twoway tickets in Europe. On intercontinental flights the charge will be ??? 80 for a two way ticket. Golf equipment exceeding the 15 kg will be charged according the conditions and prices for exeeding baggage.

Tap Air Portugal

Website: Tap Air Portugal
Max. kg: 15
Charge: free
Contains: One set of golf equipment consists of golf equipment (including one pair of golf shoes) contained in one golf bag.
TAP carries your set of Golf Equipment free of charge – even if in excess – if you are a passenger booked and accepted on a TAP operated flight. One set of golf equipment consists of golf equipment (including one pair of golf shoes) contained in one golf bag.

Thai Airways

Website: Thai Airways
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: 1 golf bag

Thomas Cook (UK)

Website: Thomas Cook (UK)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: GBP 60
Contains: golf bag
Golf clubs (half and full sets) are charged at ???20 short haul/short haul plus and ???30 long haul for the return trip. Your golf clubs must be suitably packed

Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium

Website: Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium
Max. kg: 25
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: Golf bag
Premium Class Travelers can take their golf bag free of charge. In economy however a supplement is charged. Each passenger can take one golf bag with the max. weight of 25 kg Reservations are required. One way book GOLFP A, for the returnflight book GOLFP B.

Transavia (The Netherlands)

Website: Transavia (The Netherlands)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 30
Contains: golf equipment (1 golf bag with 14 clubs and 1 pair of golfshoes)

Turkish Airlines

Website: Turkish Airlines
Max. kg:
Charge: Free
Contains: 1 golf set
If you are carrying only one ski or golf set, no extra charge is required. For the second one please refer to ticket sales offices.

Ukraine International

Website: Ukraine International
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-300
Contains: golf bag
If you exceed your free baggage allowance ( 20 kilos for Economy Class; 30 kilo’s for Business Class) you may be required to pay an excess baggage fee for each kilo over the limit. The cost is approx USD 15 / EUR 10 per kilo depending on the route.

United Airlines (USA)

Website: United Airlines (USA)
Max. kg: 20
Charge: free
Contains: 1 golf bag with clubs and one pair of shoes
The following sports equipment information is for baggage checked for travel wholly within the U.S. 50 states and to/from Grand Cayman, Montego Bay, Jamaica, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten and St. Thomas U.S.V.I. Unless otherwise noted, baggage must be checked in the cargo hold. 1 golf bag with clubs and 1 pair of shoes Cost: 1st set is free in place of one 62 inch bag Maximum size/weight : 50 pounds and/or 62 linear inches Other information: Must be enclosed in full-length protective cover

US Airways

Website: US Airways
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: Golf equipment consists of one golf bag with no morethans 14 golf clubs, 12 golf balls and one pair of golf shoes
Golf equipment will be accepted in the normal free baggage allowance in lieu of a piece of baggage. One item of golf equipment consists of: – One golf bag, containing no more than 14 golf clubs – 12 golf balls – One pair of golf shoes A pull cart may be included if it is attached to the golf bag. Golf equipment should be enclosed with a cover to prevent loss of contents. Hard sided carriers are recommended.

Virgin Express (Brussels

Website: Virgin Express (Brussels)
Max. kg: 15
Charge: ??? 60
Contains: Golf bag
Golf equipment is subject to 30 EUR additional baggage fee per passenger per flight:

VLM

Website: VLM
Max. kg: 20
Charge: ??? 0-100
Contains: golf equipment
Golf Equipment may be substituted for a free checked baggage allowance as long as it fits within the luggage freedom of 20kg.

Vueling

Website: Vueling
Max. kg: 50
Charge: ??? 0-200
Contains: golf bag
Golf clubs are free as long as they do not exceed the total weight allowed for baggage, which is 20 kilos. Any excess weight will be charged at 6??? per kg, up to a maximum of 50 kg per passenger.

WizzAir (Poland)

Website: WizzAir (Poland)
Max. kg: 12
Charge: ??? 50
Contains: 1 golf equipment
extra Golf bag ??? 25. It is requested to announce the golf bag directly when you make your reservation at the call centre. This is only possible by telephone.

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