The maximum allowed weight of one checked baggage is 26 kg with dimensions of 55 cm length x 40 cm width x 20 cm height. If the weight is more than that, it will be considered as excess baggage and fees will apply.

 

Please be aware that according to The International Air Transport Association (IATA) rules the maximum allowed weight of one checked bag is 32 kg / 70 lbs. Checked baggage which exceeds 32 kg / 70 lbs won’t be accepted. 

 

Extra checked baggage Fees

 

Checked baggage allowance per fare type:

 

✖️ Economy Light – checked baggage is not included.

✅  Economy Plus – 1 checked baggage (26 kg) is included.

✅  Economy Flex, Morabeza Light, Morabeza Flex – 2 checked bags (26 kg each) are included.

 

If the checked baggage allowance on your fare is not enough, you can buy an additional baggage allowance.

 

Additional baggage fees are always lower if purchased on our website under Flight Extras:  

 

  • Until 48h before the flight: 70€ (between Europe and Cabo Verde) / $100 on our website (between the US and Cabo Verde)
  • Less than 48h before the flight: 85€ (between Europe and Cabo Verde) / $125 on our website (between the US and Cabo Verde)

 

Excess baggage fees at call center, Cabo Verde Airlines ticket offices, call center, travel agencies, or travel agents:

 

  • Until 48h before the flight: 85€ (between Europe and Cabo Verde) / $125 (between the US and Cabo Verde)
  • Less than 48h before the flight: 100€ (between Europe and Cabo Verde) / $150 (between the US and Cabo Verde)

 

Excess baggage fees of 20 EUR / 50 USD per kg will apply to any checked bag if the weight is over 26 kg and hand luggage if the weight is over 10kg.