Now more than ever we are travelling lighter with just cabin and hand luggage. In turn it is of the utmost importance that our cabin and hand luggage meets all the right criteria in both size and weight to avoid unwanted baggage fees and charges. After you have the size and weight correct the choice is yours. Hardshell or soft? Spinner or upright? What Colour? You want to be comfortable and pack within your means and make travelling a pleasure.
Here at Anthony Ryans we have broken down our categories by product type to give you a clear look of what is available and suitable for your travels. With world renowned brands like Samsonite, American Tourister, and Jump available. Keep in mind which airlines you mostly fly with and check their hand luggage size (length x width x depth). Also if you are unsure which case to choose or which will hold the most have a look at the capacity available measured in litres another good comparison tool.
Aerlingus and Ryanair Approved Luggage
With the increasing availability of cheap flights from Irish flight operators such as Ryanair and Aer Lingus it’s worth investing in cabin luggage that meet the airlines strict criteria.
The Samsonite Base Boost is an outstanding luggage range with a choice of cabin cases available. Offering excellent quality for money, these cases are available in both 2 wheel and 4 wheel. Offering excellent quality for money, these cases are available in both 2 wheel, upright and 4 wheel, spinner. Again a budget conscious luggage range from Samsonite perfect for the travel lover. This collection is high quality, gives superb protection and to top it off its super lightweight. All cabin cases in the Base Boost range are only 2kg in weight.
Ryanair & Aerlingus Cabin Sizes
Ryanair Cabin Sizes:
Strictly one item of cabin baggage per passenger (excluding infants) weighing up to 10kg with maximum dimensions of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm is permitted. (handbag, briefcase, laptop, shop purchases, camera etc.) must be carried in your 1 permitted piece of cabin baggage.
Aerlingus Cabin Sizes:
One single piece of cabin baggage. All carry-on must be within the size dimensions of 55cm x 40cm x 24cm (21.5" x 15.5" x 9.5").
Aer Lingus Regional (flight numbers 3000 to 4000 operated by Aer Arann) size limits are 48cm x 33cm x 20cm (18.5" x 13" x 7.5").
Etihad Codeshare flights size limits are 60cm x 35cm x 20cm (23.5" x 13.5" x 7.5").