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Baggage Allowances


Aitutaki

For flights to Aitutaki the following applies:

Each adult or child fare-paying passenger has a free 20 kg baggage allowance, Air New Zealand Code Share passengers are entitled to 23 kg. Your baggage must be of normal dimensions. We will carry excess baggage only if space and weight permit; excess baggage will be subject to a surcharge. In addition, you may carry onto our aircraft one item of baggage that weighs less than 3.5kg and is able to be stowed under your seat OR in the overhead lockers available on our Saab 340 Aircraft. No baggage allowance for infants.

Southern Group Islands

For flights to Atiu, Mangaia, Mauke and Mitaro the following applies:

Each adult or child fare-paying passenger has a free 20 kg baggage allowance. Your baggage must be of normal dimensions. We will carry excess baggage only if space and weight permit; excess baggage will be subject to a surcharge. In addition, you may carry onto our aircraft one item of baggage that weighs less than 3.5kg and is able to be stowed under your seat. No baggage allowance for infants.

Northern Group Islands

For Flights to Manihiki, Penrhyn and Pukapuka the following applies:

Each adult or child fare-paying passenger has a free 10 kg baggage allowance. Your baggage must be of normal dimensions. We will carry excess baggage only if space and weight permit; excess baggage will be subject to a surcharge. In addition, you may carry onto our aircraft one item of baggage that weighs less than 3.5kg and is able to be stowed under your seat. No baggage allowance for infants.

Papeete, Tahiti

For Flights to Papeete, Tahiti the following applies:

Each adult or child fare-paying passenger has a free 20 kg baggage allowance with a maximum of 3 items. Your baggage must be of normal dimensions. We will carry excess baggage only if space and weight permit; excess baggage will be subject to a surcharge. In addition, you may carry onto our aircraft one item of baggage that weighs less than 3.0 kg, is able to be stowed under your seat or in an overhead locker and has overall dimensions of less than Length + width + height = 150cm (59"); wheel and handle included. No baggage allowance for infants..

Rates

For excess baggage and cargo rates, specialised cargo and dangerous goods please refer to our Cargo Tariff Sheet Open Link in new Window

Baggage Storage / left luggage

Air Rarotonga offers a baggage storage service in case you have bags you cannot or do not wish to take to our outer island destinations.

HOURS OF OPERATION: Available for all inter-island flight departures and arrivals. Please claim your bags as you arrive with our inter island flight. For additional times during checkin hours for Virgin Australia and Air Tahiti Flights, please check with our staff when you deposit your bags.

RATES (per day or part thereof)

item normal hours after hours
Small bag NZ$ 1.00 NZ$ 2.00
Large bag / backpack NZ$ 2.00 NZ$ 5.00
Surfboards NZ$ 5.00 NZ$ 5.00
Bicycles NZ$ 5.00 NZ$ 5.00
     
all rates subject to change without prior notice


Liability: Air Rarotonga will exercise normal care when storing baggage, however the company is not responsible for loss or damage for valuable, inherently fragile, or valuable items.

Terms: In referring to “baggage” we mean both the baggage carried on by you and the baggage carried for you either on or in conjunction with, your flight.
All baggage is carried subject to these conditions and you must comply with them. We reserve the right to search you and/or your baggage to ensure compliance.

Dangerous Items: For the safety and security of other passengers, you are not permitted to carry with you on our aircraft any sharp object or cutting implement or any item which might be used as a weapon.

Notice on Baggage allowance of other carriers: Air Rarotonga wishes to advise that any higher baggage allowance you may have on your international travel is only valid for travel on your international journey. Such baggage allowances such as International Business class and / or piece concept on travel via the United States and Canada do not apply on Air Rarotonga flight sectors unless otherwise stated. We offer inexpensive storage of your baggage with access during our flight operation hours to allow you to stay within the limit of your baggage allowance on Air Rarotonga flight sectors in case you have arrived in the Cook Islands with excess baggage and do not wish to take all of it to the outer islands.

 

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