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Baggage Policy

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Below you'll find AirAsia X baggage policy for carry-on and checked baggage.

Equipaje de Mano

Passengers are permitted 1 carry-on bag and 1 personal item (such as purse or laptop). The maximum allowed weight of this is 7kg, and the maximum dimensions must not exceed 56 x 36 x 23cm.

Equipaje Facturado

Passengers travelling in economy class do not have any free checked bags included in their ticket price. Passengers in business class are permitted a maximum of 20kg of baggage, with the maximum combined dimensions (length + width + height) of 158cm.

Cabin Classes

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AirAsia X has 2 cabin classes - Economy and Premium.

Clase Económica

AirAsia X's Economy Class is one of two cabin classes that the airline offers.

Economy Class Facilities

Passengers are given a free cabin bag included in the price of the ticket.

Passengers can purchase meals, snacks and drinks from the airline's inflight menu. For an extra fee, passengers can also gain access to the airline's AirAsia X inflight entertainment system, checked baggage and a comfort kit.

In addition, AirAsia X's Economy Class has a child-free 'Quiet Zone', which allows passengers with an adult ticket to sit in a section of the cabin that is away from children. The Quiet Zone is available at an additional cost and must be purchased pre-flight.

Asientos de clase económica

Seats in Economy Class are comfortable and of a standard size. Seat are set out in either a 3 x 3 x 3 or a 2 x 3 x 2 formation.

Economia Premium

AirAsia X Premium Economy, 'Premium Up' is more comparable to Business Class than Premium Economy on other airlines. The cabin class gives lots of extra space, perks and has a separate section within the aircraft.

Premium Economy Facilities

Passengers in Premium Economy are given complimentary meals from the airline's inflight menu, the option to pick their seat, unlimited flight changes, priority boarding and baggage, as well as access to the AirAsia Premium Red Lounge Access.

Passengers can also enjoy access to AirAsia's inflight entertainment system 'Xcite Inflight Entertainment', which comes with a complimentary pair of noise-cancelling headphones.

Premium Economy Seats

Premium Economy seats are set out in a 2 x 2 x 2 formation. Each seat can be adjusted to slope towards the floor, giving the passenger the ability to lie down on the chair. There is a total of 12 seats in the Premium Economy cabin.


AirAsia X doesn't have aBusiness Classcabin. However, its Premium Economy cabin is very similar to Business Class on other airlines.

Primera clase

AirAsia X doesn't offer First Class.

In-flight Entertainment & WIFI

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Find hours of movies, TV series, music, games, magazines and more all on the Xcite Tab. This preloaded tablet, with six hours of battery life, is the perfect way to help pass the time on board your AirAsia X flight. The Xcite Tab is available for rent on board all AirAsia X flights (except flights to New Zealand, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, Bali and Male).


Find all your favourite TV shows loaded onto your Xcite Tab. From favourites like the Big Bang Theory to crime thrillers.


There's films for every taste on board your AirAsia X flight. Find films in a variety of languages from Hollywood to Bollywood there's something for you in the AirAsia X selection.

Food & Drink

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AirAsia X Meals

AirAsia X's in flight meal service is known for offering a delicious range of Asean, International and vegetarian food options. You can either pre-book your food, or buy in flight.


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AirAsia X let's you check-in online prior to your flight departure time.

Web Check-in

Passengers can check-in online from 7 days before flying with the web check-in service. This service will close 4 hours before your scheduled departure time. We adivse that customers check-in online for a quick and easy process at the airport.

Check-in en el aeropuerto

Passengers wishing to check-in at the airport can do so between 3 and 1 hour(s) before your flight is scheduled to depart. Complete check-in by visiting staff at the airline’s check-in counter at the airport. Please allow at the airport early in order to avoid long queues.

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Destinations that AirAsia X flies to

AirAsia X flies to a range of different destinations across Asia and Europe. Click below to see all the cities and airports that it flies to.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I buy AirAsia X flights on finance?

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AirAsia X doesn't offer flights on finance however through Alternative Airlines you can buy AirAsia X flights and pay in instalments. Alternative Airlines has partnered up with many payment plan providers such as Atome, BillEase, TendoPay, Klarna and more. You can purchase AirAsia X flights today and pay at a later date.

Who owns AirAsia X?

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AirAsia X was founded in mayo 2007 formerly known as AirAsia X. AirAsia X is the sister company of Air Asia. Air Asia is a low-cost carrier operating all short haul flights and Air Asia X operates all medium and long haul flights.

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