Carry-on baggage

Learn about carry-on baggage size and number allowances, as well as carry-on baggage requiring special precautions.

Free carry-on baggage allowance

One bag per person

You may carry onboard one bag containing personal belongings (shopping bag, handbag, etc.) and one additional bag that meets the following conditions, with the total weight of both bags not to exceed 10kg (22lbs).

Length + Width + Height Size limits Maximum weight
Within 115cm (45in) W: within 55cmH: within 40cmD: within 25cm
(W: within 22inH: within 16inD: within10in)
Within 10kg (22lbs)
A+B+C  115cmi45inj
  • *If your baggage is oversized or overweight, or unable to be appropriately stowed in the cabin due to the stowage limitations, it may need to be checked in cargo compartment at the boarding gate or cabin. Please switch off electronic devices in your checked baggage. Valuables should not be included in your checked baggage.

How to store your bags on board

For your own safety and comfort, please stow your carry-on baggage under the seat or in the overhead compartments properly to avoid the following situations.

Cause injury
Cause injury
Baggage may fly out of the hands in a sudden turbulence and cause injury.
Impede emergency escape
Impede emergency escape
Contents may spill out in front of emergency exits and into aisles, impeding emergency escape.
Hinder brace position
Hinder brace position
Baggage may prevent getting into proper brace position in an emergency.
  • *For emergency exit, bulkhead, and other seats without seats in front, baggage may not be placed on the floor or on the lap during takeoff and landing.
  • *On international Business Class flights equipped with JAL SHELL FLAT SEAT or Premium Economy Class flights equipped with JAL SKY SHELL SEAT, baggage can not be placed under the seat during takeoff or landing. (Please use the overhead stowage compartments.)
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