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Carry on bags

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Carry on bags

Hello my name is Peggy, I will be flying Southwest Airlines soon and I was wondering is there a certain measurement your carry on bag needs to be ? Thank you for any help I can get.

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Europe
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1. Re: Carry on bags

Google is your friend..

LMGTFY

https:/…index.html

Liverpool, UK
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2. Re: Carry on bags

Peggy

Welcome to TA - It would have been quicker to just look at the Southwest website to get the answer but I'll save you the trouble

https:/…

Dublin, Ireland
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3. Re: Carry on bags

you could of course bring a huge cabin trunk weighing 50 kilos, but i doubt that it would pass the allowances shown on the swa website. if you succeed, please let us know so we can answer such questions for other posters.

Bristol, United...
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4. Re: Carry on bags

Don't be unkind to the lady! she was asking an innocent question.. maybe she didn't know about the Southwest website

Liverpool, UK
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5. Re: Carry on bags

maybe she didn't know about the Southwest website - Very unlikely as that's the only place to buy Southwest tickets.

Garden Bay, Canada
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6. Re: Carry on bags

People often look for the weight dimension, and it is not listed. Unlike many countries, the US doesn't limit weight in carryon. You should be able to lift it yourself if you are able-bodied.

Berkshire, United...
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7. Re: Carry on bags

I just don't understand. Sorry. Why wouldn't anyone think to look on the website of the airline they are flying with to find out information about carry on luggage?

Dublin, Ireland
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8. Re: Carry on bags

and after all, they would have had to look at the website to book their flight anyway !

W Yorkshire
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9. Re: Carry on bags

Why look when you can ask.

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10. Re: Carry on bags

Maybe Peggy had someone else purchase the ticket online?

However Peggy found out enough online about TA to create a profile and post on the forum so would stand to reason she would be internet savvy enough to find the answer for her own question.

But would have to agree with #9

Edited: 1:41 pm, June 12, 2018
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