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Baggage Policy

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SriLankan Airlines has different baggage allowances depending on the class fare you purchased.

Equipaje de Mano

SriLankan Airlines carry-on baggage allowance is one piece of hand baggage for Economy Class passengers weighing no more than 7kg. Business and First Class passengers flying SriLankan Airlines are permitted two pieces of 7kg of hand baggage.

Free permitted carry-on items in addition to hand baggage include:

  • One laptop
  • One handbag or purse
  • One overcoat or blanket
  • One umbrella or walking stick
  • One small camera

Equipaje Facturado

Los pasajeros de Sri Lankan Airlines First y Business Class tienen permitido una pieza de equipaje facturado que no pese más de 40 kg. Se permite a los pasajeros de clase económica de SriLankan Airlines un artículo que pese 30 kg y los bebés 10 kg. Las dimensiones máximas para el equipaje facturado son 158 cm lineales / 62 pulg. Para bebés, las bolsas no deben ser mayores que 115 cm / 45 pulg.

For routes to and from North, Central and South America, First and Business Class passengers are permitted two pieces of checked baggage weighing 32kg. Economy Class passengers are permitted two pieces weighing 23kg each. Infants are permitted one piece of checked baggage weighing 23kg.

Excess Baggage

Excess baggage fees with SriLankan Airlines depend on your route, departure time and fare type. You can add excess baggage to your trip when booking through Alternative Airlines.

Cabin Classes

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SriLankan Airlines officially has 2 cabin classes — Economy and Business Class.

Clase Económica


SriLankan Airlines Economy class is where intricacy meets simplicity; the perfect combination for an enjoyable flying experience. Adjustable seats, mouth-watering cuisine with a choice of up to three main courses (on long haul flights), light snacks, teas, coffee and complimentary bar service including a range of wines, spirits and soft drinks, and an inflight entertainment with over 100 movies to choose from for all ages - these are the little luxuries that make pleasant travel memories for everyone on-board.


Enjoy comfortable and spacious seating with a good amount of legroom. The team will be on-hand to help.


There’s no better way to fly than SriLankan’s Business Class. It’s an experience of comfort and sophistication, sealed with traditional Sri Lankan hospitality and warmth.


You can indulge in delicious meals prepared with extra care to please your palate, with a wide array of healthy options. Stay entertained with the state of the art Thales AVANT in-flight entertainment system which has the latest blockbusters from Hollywood to Bollywood, and a collection of classics and favourites. Business Class features 15.4-inch screens, with over 50 TV channels, 120 movies. Onboard you are offered an amenity kit to give you that little extra comfort of Business Class.

Prior to boarding: Your Business Class starts at the airport, where you receive priority check-in at the silk route and complimentary access to the Serendib Lounge.


Experience the highest levels of privacy and comfort, relaxing in bed that recline to full 180 degrees. You can enjoy individual storage space providing room for all your personal belongings and you’ll find more knee room and living space.

In-flight Entertainment & WIFI

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SriLankan Airlines offers a number of in-flight entertainment options for you to browse through your flight journey.


Stay connected while you fly with in-flight WiFi onboard SriLankan Airlines. WiFi is currently only available to purchase on the A330-300 and A320/321 fleet. The cabin crew will notify you if your flight is equipped with WiFi.


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SriLankan Airlines offers an online check-in service so you can check in before your flight departure time.

Web Check-in

Los pasajeros de Sri Lankan Airlines pueden ahorrar tiempo al registrarse en línea. El check-in en línea se puede realizar desde 24 horas antes de la salida del vuelos y hasta dos horas de antelación.

Frequent Flyer Programme

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SriLankan Airlines' frequent flyer programme is called 'FlySmiles'.


SriLankan Airlines opera un programa de viajero frecuente llamado FlySmiles para recompensar a los pasajeros regulares. SriLankan Airlines es una aerolínea miembro de la alianza de aerolíneas líder en el mundo, Oneworld. Oneworld es una alianza de las principales aerolíneas del mundo que se compromete a brindar el más alto nivel de servicio y conveniencia a los viajeros internacionales frecuentes. FlySmiles tiene 5 niveles de membresía: Platinum, Gold, Classic, Silver y Blue. Los miembros también pueden optar por el Programa de bonos de equipaje que ofrece exclusiones adicionales para equipaje.

Alianza de aerolíneas

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SriLankan Airlines is part of the Oneworld Alliance which is a leading global airline network, with 15 member airlines. Some of SriLanka Airlines' partner airlines include Cathay PacificFinnair, LATAM AirlinesMalaysiaQantasQatarIberiaBritish AirwaysAmerican Airlines and many others. Oneworld alliance covers more than a thousand destinations in 155 countries.

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Destinations that SriLankan Airlines flies to

SriLankan Airlines flies to more than 100 destinations. This includes Melbourne, Dhaka, Frankfurt, Bangalore, Delhi, New York, Mumbai, Tokyo, Doha, Seoul, Colombo, Dubai, London and more.

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Frequently asked questions

Does SriLankan Airlines fly to the USA?

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Yes, SriLankan Airlines flies direct to a range of cities in the USA including New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Miami, San Francisco, Dallas, Los Angeles and Washington.

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