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SAS simplifies and cuts baggage prices

April 28, 2014 18:50

You can always check in one bag for free when with you fly with SAS. We are now cutting the price on all additional baggage and radically simplifying our pricing model and rules for special baggage.This price reduction applies to tickets bought online or at our self-service tickets machines at airports, for all types of baggage up to a maximum weight of 23 kg.

“We are making it easier for everyone traveling with extra baggage,” says Snorre Andresen, VP Product Management at SAS.

Big simplification of special baggage

The new simplified rules also include all types of special baggage such as skis, golf clubs, bicycles, fishing equipment and musical instruments. The 23 kg weight limit is the only rule that will apply (32 kg in Business Class), provided the type of aircraft has enough physical space.  

“We have listened to what our customers want and are delighted to now offer what is probably the simplest pricing model for all types of baggage in the airline industry,” says Snorre Andresen. “Now you can even include a large surfboard in your free baggage allowance when flying with SAS,” he adds.

New, lower prices (EUR):

· Domestic 25€ / Self service discount vs today: 38 %
· Europe 45€ / Self service discount vs today: 31 %
· Intercont 75€ / Self service discount vs today: 25 %


· SAS has simplified its policy for extra baggage and removed restrictions
· Cut prices when bought online or at a ticket machine
· Special baggage can now be included in baggage allowance
· Always 1 bag (23 kg) included with SAS
· EuroBonus Diamond and Gold members: Two extra free bags included with the ticket.
· EuroBonus Silver members: One extra free bag included with the ticket.
· Separate rules apply for baggage that requires manual handling (animals and weapons).

For further information:
Tormod Sandstø
SAS press officer
Tel: +47 95 71 85 86

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