Aer Lingus Golf Bags - Baggage Allowance and Costs

Aer Lingus Golf Bag Allowances

  • Golf equipment may consist of one golf bag containing golf clubs and other golfing gear.
  • A maximum of one golf bag per person is allowed.
  • If you’re travelling on Aer Lingus Regional flights, the maximum number of golf bags permitted on the aircraft in total will vary depending on the aircraft type. A maximum of 6 per flight are permitted on ATR42 aircraft and maximum of 12 per flight are permitted on ATR72 aircraft. This is subject to availability on the day. Groups with golf bags should contact them in advance.


Sports Equipment General Guidelines:

  • Aer Lingus will carry your sports equipment as checked baggage.
  • The maximum weight allowable for sports equipment is 23kg/50lb. Normal excess baggage rates apply if you carry in excess to this maximum allowance.
  • Each passenger can carry a maximum of one piece of sports equipment.
  • For our flights operating to/from North America, sports equipment is carried as part of the standard baggage allowance. Excess baggage rates of €75/$100 apply if you carry in excess of the standard allowance. This fee is charged per passenger, each way.
  • For all other Aer Lingus flights, Sports Equipment is subject to a fee of €40 or equivalent payable online prior to departure; or a fee of €50 or equivalent payable through our reservations centre or at the airport on the day of departure. This fee is charged per passenger, per direction.
  • If you’re travelling on Aer Lingus Regional flights, the carriage of applicable sports equipment is subject to available space on the day.
  • For business class passengers, sports equipment is carried free of charge.
  • Groups travelling with sports equipment should contact us directly to ensure there’s sufficient space in the aircraft.
  • Important: Pack your sports equipment carefully to prevent any damage to it or other items. We’ll only accept sports equipment if it’s packed appropriately to prevent damage and that meets the size and weight restrictions.

Aer Lingus Golf Bags

  • Golf equipment may consist of one golf bag containing golf clubs and other golfing gear.
  • A maximum of one golf bag per person is allowed.
  • If you’re travelling on Aer Lingus Regional flights, the maximum number of golf bags permitted on the aircraft in total will vary depending on the aircraft type. A maximum of 6 per flight are permitted on ATR42 aircraft and maximum of 12 per flight are permitted on ATR72 aircraft. This is subject to availability on the day. Groups with golf bags should contact usin advance.