Checked baggage
Before you begin packing, please familiarize yourself with the baggage allowance included in your reservation as well as the fees that we apply to excess baggage. You may purchase your excess baggage at the airport or at one of our ticket offices in Mauritius or through our contact centre (tel: +230 207 7575).

European Routes

Non-European Routes


For safety reasons, some airports, including the airport of Mauritius, limit the weight of each bag to 32 kg.
Although we take every precaution in handling your baggage, make sure your bags are sturdy and easily identifiable.
Remember to attach to the outside of each of your checked bags a tag clearly indicating your name, your permanent address, the address of your destination, and your phone number.

Special conditions for India
Any passenger arriving from international flights and connecting to a domestic flight in India must strictly comply with the following rules:
Baggage must be cleared through customs at the first port of entry in India. This is mandatory even if the baggage have been through-tagged to the final destination in India. Passengers who fail to observe this rule may discover upon arriving to their final destination that their baggage is missing.
Liquids, aerosols, and gels (LAGs) purchased at duty-free stores are not allowed in the cabin on domestic flights in India.

Multi-sector routes to and from Mauritius on Air Mauritius and other airlines

Baggage allowance for infants


To save time and money, buy your excess baggage up to 48 hours before departure from Air Mauritius ticket offices, call centre, or a travel agent and get a discount of up to 20% off the airport rates. Conditions apply.

Please note that purchase of excess baggage is non-transferable, non-exchangeable and non-refundable, except if you were not able to board the flight for which you purchased the excess baggage for reasons attributable to Air Mauritius, including, but not limited to, a change in equipment or a delay in the connecting flight on the same ticket.

For more information on baggage, please refer to European Routes or Non-European Routes for more details, or contact Air Mauritius.

You can also benefit from this discount online at the time of purchasing your flight ticket on European Routes.

For more information on baggage, please feel free to consult our Conditions of carriage or contact your local Air Mauritius office