Depending on the Fare types, passengers are entitled to bring 1 or 2 handbags (10 kg each) and 1 or 2 checked bags (23 kg each) with an exception of the Economy Light fare type in which only one handbag (10 kg) is allowed. 

However, if passengers realize that they need additional baggage after they have purchased the ticket, they can buy an additional bag for a fee.

Save up to 50% by purchasing a bag at least 48h before the flight and on our website under Manage Booking:

  • 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) 

*Ancillary services are not refundable after their purchase.

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.