Ascension Island Government


Hold Baggage

Visitors and Tourists are permitted to check in a maximum of 20kg of hold baggage.
Entitled employees are permitted to check in a maximum of 30Kg of hold baggage.

Cabin Baggage

Passengers will also be permitted to take one piece of cabin baggage which should weigh no more than 8kg.

Excess Baggage

Baggage allowances must be strictly adhered to. Excess baggage charges may apply if these limits are exceeded, however there is no guarantee that any excess baggage will be carried on the same flight, and may follow on a later flight, at the passenger’s expense.

Conditions of Carriage

SA Airlink rules and regulations apply for what is permissible to carry on flights between Ascension and St Helena. Please visit the SA Airlink website for details.