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Baggage Allowance

Baggage allowance

Hand luggage

You are allowed to bring on piece of hand luggage on board. Maximum dimensions for hand luggage are L45xW20xH35 cm and cannot weigh more than 5 kg. The rules for hand luggage are applied primarily due to safety reasons, but it is also about comfort and well-being for both you and your fellow passengers.

Passengers travelling on the aircraft type Jetstream32 shall be able to place their hand luggage beneath the seat in front of them. The Jetstream32 aircraft is operated on destinations Hagfors, Torsby, Sveg, Umeå and Östersund v.v.

You may bring liquids with you in containers which does not exceed 100 ml (1 dl). The containers should be stored in a transparent 1-liter resealable plastic bag. If you do not have such a bag, they are available at all Swedish airports (in some airports there can be a fee for these bags).

Liquids include jellies, creams, water, toothpaste, hair gel, drinks, soups, juice, perfume, shaving cream, sprays and other articles of similar consistencies. Liquid medicine, baby food and diet foods should be packed in a way that makes it easy for to show them in the security check at the airport. Liquids such as medicine, baby food and diet foods do not have to be in plastic bags.

The rules for restrictions on liquids do not include checked in baggage. Be sure to pack liquids in checked in baggage in such a way that they do not break or open during transport. Any damage that occurs in checked in baggage if a bottle breaks will not be replaced.

We ask that you be at the airport in good time due to the possibility that queues may occur to the security check. Read more about the new rules at the Swedish Transport Agency.

There is one piece of checked in baggage included per person, in each of our tickets. On our aircraft type Fokker50, one piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 23 kg is included. This type of aircraft operates on destinations Lycksele-Arlanda v.v, Vilhelmina-Arlanda v.v, Kramfors-Arlanda v.v and Hemavan-Arlanda v.v.

On our aircraft type Jetstream32, one piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 20 kg is included. This type of aircraft operates on destinations Hagfors-Arlanda v.v, Torsby-Arlanda v.v, Sveg-Arlanda v.v and Umeå-Östersund v.v.

Regulations on overweight
Baggage that weighs more than the specified weight stated on your ticket – hand luggage excluded -is counted as overweight, if your ticket does not state otherwise. Any extra weight that goes over the accepted weight limit will be charged by a flat rate of 30 SEK per kilo.

The maximum weight allowed per bag may not exceed 30 kg, overweight included.

Strollers shall be handled like checked in baggage, the wheels shall be unmounted during transport and the stroller shall be packed in a plastic stroller bag to reduce the risk of any damage. Stroller bags can be bought at most airports.

When travelling with and infant you may bring one stroller or child seat without extra charge. No checked baggage is included in the infants ticket.

Permission to bring a pet in the cabin or cargo hold must be requested in advance by the Direktflygs Callcenter at +46 (0) 770 790 700 or by mail at

Regulations for transporting animals in the cabin

  • The animal may not have a strong scent
  • The cage must be secured from any leakage and may not exceed dimensions L45xW35xH20 cm
  • The animal and the cage may not exceed the weight of 8 kg together
  • A passenger may bring only one cage and the animal must be inside the cage during the whole flight
  • The animal shall not bother other passengers
  • Animals that are approved in the cabin are cats and dogs

Regulations and guidelines for transporting pets in the cargo hold

  • Animals that are checked in as cargo must travel in transport cages/boxes that are leakproof, solid, tight, clean and disinfected.
  • The cage/box must be made of fiberglass, metal (not welded or wire mesh), rigid plastic, solid wood or plywood with handles on the sides and a solid floor (net floors are not accepted).
  • The cage/box must be equipped with containers for food and water and the bottom of the cage/box must be covered with a layer of newspaper or sawdust (not hay or straw).
  • For the animal's comfort, the cage/box must be large enough so that the animal can stand up, turn and lie comfortably. If the cage does not fulfil these requirements, you may not be able to transport your animal. 
  • Direktflyg only transports cages/boxes approved by veterinary authorities.
  • Animals weighing more than 14 kg/31 lbs each must travel in separate cages/boxes.
  • Two adult animals of comparable size up to 14 kg/31 lbs each can be transported in the same cage/box if they are accustomed to living together.
  • Up to three animals can be transported together if they are under 6 months old and come from the same litter.
  • When animals are transported in the cargo hold, the air pressure and temperature are the same as in the passenger cabin. The availability of oxygen in the cargo hold for live animals limits the number and size of the animals that we can transport on the same flight.
  • The cage/box dimensions must not exceed Height 123 cm x Width 55 cm.
  • At Direktflyg you pay a flat rate per cage/box and direction.

The following devices stated is forbidden to use during take off and landing, and when the “Fasten your seatbelt” sign is on

  • Laptop
  • Audio and video recording equipment
  • Electronic toys
  • Calculators
  • Pagers
  • Electric shaver

The following devices is forbidden to use during the whole journey and must be placed in your hand luggage

  • Cell phone/Walkie-Talkie
  • CD-player
  • Radio transmitter
  • Remote control devices
  • Radio and TV transmitter
  • Electronic cigarettes
  • Other devices that is not mentioned but that contains an active transmitter

Dangerous goods allowed for transport in your baggage

  • Alcoholic beverages Shall be packaged well in your hand luggage. Maximum 5 liters/passenger
  • Dry ice Shall only be carried in hand luggage wel packaged against water. Maximum 1 kg/passenger
  • Matches and lighters Shall only be carried in your pocket for personal use. Maximum 5 lighters/passenger. Refills are not allowed.
  • Ammunition for sport shooting Only allowed to carry in original packaging and in your checked in baggage. Light cartridges are not allowed. Maximum 5 kg/passenger.
  • Medicine and toiletries Spray, perfumes, cologne and medicines containing alcohol may be carried in your checked in baggage, up to 2 litres or in hand luggage maximum 0,5 liters or 0,5 kg.
    Every packaging may not exceed 0,3 litres or 0,3 kg.
  • Curling brushes powered by gas is allowed in checked in baggage or hand luggage but may not be used on board during your flight.
  • Knife/scissors or other sharp objects Knife blades may not longer than 5 cm. Note that knives must be checked in.
  • Oxygen Compressed air tubes with maximum of 1 litre volume of inhaler may be carried in the cabin

Dangerous goods that are not allowed for transport

  • Pyrotechnic items (fireworks etc.) Prohibited in both hand luggage and checked in baggage
  • Mercury barometer Prohibited in both hand luggage and checked in baggage
  • Flammable liquids (Colour, T-alcohol etc.) Prohibited in both hand luggage and checked in baggage

The following types of luggage may contain dangerous goods

  • Ski equipment Possible content: gas container for gas lamps
  • Military baggage Possible content: loose cartridges, ammunition, hand and smoke grenades
  • Backpacks and camping equipment Possible content: gas and primary kitchen with fuel, kerosene, matches, light rockets and denatured spirits. Industrial packaging (wooden boxes, metal / thermos bottles, metal containers).

For further information, please contact the staff at the check-in counter.

Sports equipment
Ski equipment and snowboards shall be transported in a protective ski- or snowboard bag. The ski equipment shall be securely packed with only one pair of skis with ski poles per case/bag.

To bring sports equipment such as ski- or snowboard bags there is a charge of 300 SEK per leg and bag. One bag may not exceed the maximum weight of 20 kg. Any possible overweight will be charged accordingly.

To bring one golfbag there is a charge of 300 SEK per leg and bag. Included in the golfbag is the bag, golf clubs and a pair of shoes. Any possible overweight will be charged accordingly.

Special baggage cannot be exchanged for a regular checked baggage, which means that there is always a fee to check in special baggage.

Weapons and ammunition
According to Swedish law it is prohibited to bring firearms into the cabin. Carriage of weapons must be requested and approved in advance by contacting Direktflygs Callcenter +46 (0) 770 - 790 700 or The cost for bringing weapon and ammunition is 350 SEK per leg and weapon case.

Regulations for transportation of firearms

  • You have a valid firearm license
  • The weapon shall not be loaded
  • Weapons and ammunition must be checked in
  • The weapon shall be divided, vital parts must be removed, and be packed in separate bags
  • Ammunition shall be stored in original packaging and may not weigh more than 5 kg per passenger

Regulations for transportation of ammunition

  • You may carry quantities up to 5 kg
  • The ammunition shall be checked in and be transported in the cargo hold
  • Ammunition shall be packed in original packaging
  • Shotgun cartridges shall be fixed so that they do not move in the packaging
  • Cartridges for rifles shall be separated with partitions in the ammunition carton
  • We do not accept that you pack ammunition together with other passengers to be able to increase the amount of 5 kg of ammunition that is accepted in one bag
  • Larger quantities than 5 kg shall be sent as cargo