In accordance with regulations of the General Administration of Civil Aviation of China, the free baggage allowance within China is 20kg for the economy class, 30kg for the business class, and 40kg for the first class, plus limited carry-on luggage. Excess baggage charges are the sole responsibility of the clients. Regulations within China specify that all suitcases must have a locking device attached. Failure to follow this regulation may result in refusal by airport staff to load suitcases onto the aircraft
Baggage regulations when flying inside China
Total weight of carryon baggage for each passenger may not exceed 5kg. First class passengers may carry up to 2 pieces. All other passengers may carry on only one piece. The size may not exceed 20x40x55cm. Carry no baggage in excess of the limit is subject to an excess baggage fee and must be handled as checked baggage.
FREE BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE
Passengers holding an adult fare or half fare ticket are entitled to a free baggage allowance of 40kg for first class, 30kg for business class, and 20kg for economy class. No free baggage allowance is granted to infants.
IF YOU ARE TRAVELING TOGETHER IN GROUP MORE THAN 1 PERSON, YOU CAN USE YOUR ALLOWANCE TOGETHER.
Even though the check in baggage allowance is 20kg per person when flying in China. You can put 2 or more people's allowance together. For example, you have 30kg and your friend has only 10kg, it will be fine as long as you two check in together at the airport. But if the total weight exceeds 40kg, they will charge you the over weight part.
ARTICLES WHICH CANNOT NE TAKEN AS BAGGAGE
Passengers are not allowed to carry in their checked or carryon baggage dangerous articles, such as flammable, explosive, corrosive, poisonous, radioactive, polymerisable contaminant and magnetized materials. Passengers are forbidden to carry arms, sharp or lethal weapons when taking a flight.
ARTICLES WHICH CANNOT BE PACKED IN THE CHECKED BAGGAGE
Passengers are not allowed to pack in the checked baggage important documents, classified materials, diplomatic mail bags, negotiable securities, currencies, money orders, valuables, vulnerable perishables and articles and other articles needed in the special custody of somebody. The carrier will not be liable for the loss of or damage to the aforementioned.
The checked baggage should be packed perfectly, well locked, toed up solidly and be able to withstand pressure to a reasonable extent. Carriers may refuse to accept for carriage if the baggage packing does not meet to the requirements.
The carrier will be liable to compensate for the loss of or damage to the checked baggage due to the carrier's fault. The norm of compensation shall not exceed RMB 50 Yuan per kg. If the value of the baggage is less than RMB 50 Yuan per kg, the amount of compensation shall be paid according to its actual value of the loss.
BAGGAGE DECLARED VALUE
A passenger may declare the value of his baggage if the value of his checked baggage exceeds RMB 50 Yuan per kg, Baggage declared value cannot exceed the value of the current baggage. The maximum baggage declared value is RNB 8,000 Yuan.
Passengers and their baggage (including checked and carryon baggage) are subject to the security inspection before boarding the aircraft.