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Hand Baggage Only fares:
Travel lighter and cheaper

UIA offers cheap published fares on our website, available during the process of booking as Hand Baggage Only fares.

KEY FACTS ABOUT THE HAND BAGGAGE FARES

1. The price of tickets purchased with Hand Baggage Only fares includes standard free hand baggage allowance and does not include free checked baggage allowance.

2. Hand Baggage Only fares:

  • Have been introduced in addition to existing fares with free checked baggage allowance. The option of travelling with standard fares which include free checked baggage allowance is still available on all UIA flights.
  • Allow saving from 10% tо 40% off the fares depending on the chosen flight route.
  • Apply on UIA direct and connecting international flights operated under the PS code, as well as on domestic flights across Ukraine (from 1 June 2017).
  • Do not apply on flights from/to Minsk (with the exception of LOW COST fares) and on long-haul flights from/to New York, Bangkok, Beijing, and Colombo.
  • On round-trip flights can combine with fares which include free checked baggage allowance. In case of an upgrade from Hand Baggage Only fare to another fare including free baggage allowance, the rules of the new upgraded fare shall apply.

3. If you book the Hand Baggage Only fare, and later on decide to fly with checked baggage, the carriage of the first piece will cost 55 USD / 50 EUR one way on international flights (60 USD / 55 EUR one way on flights to/from Tel Aviv). The second and each additional piece of baggage shall be paid as per UIA excess baggage charges.

4. If you wish to SAVE 50% on checked baggage, simply remember to pay for it no less than
24 hours prior to scheduled flight departure. The option of 50% payment at the airport before departure is not available. How to pay for baggage: either in the process of booking flights on FlyUIA.com or later on at UIA ticket offices, Contact Center or partner offices.

5. Extra baggage allowance for Panorama Club Premium members does not apply to Hand Baggage Only fares. However, Panorama Club Classic and Premium cardholders can carry more hand baggage free of charge: up to 12 kg.

For detailed information about Hand Baggage Only fares, please, contact our Contact Center.