Thomas Cook Airlines is a British leisure airline based in Manchester, England. It serves the major destinations in the world, from its main bases at the Manchester Airport and the Gatwick Airport. It operates from Belfast-Aldergrove, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Glasgow, London-Stansted and Newcastle upon Tyne. The company is managing a fleet of 35 Airbus and Boeing flying to 82 destinations
👜 Baggage regulations at Thomas Cook Airlines
Customers travelling on Thomas Cook Airlines flights, receive a hand baggage allowance which is set by the purchased fare. 8 kgs when travelling with any Economy fare and 10kg when travelling on our economy plus fare or in our Premium cabin. This cannot exceed (H) 55cm x (W) 40cm x (D) 20cm in size, packed within one bag only. This cannot be increased for Thomas Cook Airlines.
In addition to the above, customers can carry an extra piece of hand baggage not exceeding 40 (H) x 30 (W) x 10 (D). This item is included within the hand baggage weight limit.
Checked in Baggage
According to Thomas Cook baggage allowance policy, the standard baggage allowance for passengers is 15 kg or 20 kg on long-haul flights and 23 kg to the USA. Passengers who have booked a FlexibleTrips package have a standard baggage allowance that varies between 0 kg to 25 kg per person. The allowance will be displayed in your travel documents. Thomas Cook luggage policy also states that passengers who travel together can combine their baggage allowance. That means though that no suitcase should exceed 30 kg in weight for lifting purposes. Passengers travelling to the USA, Canada or Puerto Rico are unable to combine luggage. However, they can take up to 32 kg in one case.
🕗 Thomas Cook Airlines Web Check-in
To view all the destinations/airports that allow online check-in, please check our Online check-in page.
In case you booked our Light fare the Online check-in is mandatory and fees apply to check-in at the airport. For all other fares Online check-in is not essential and can be used at your convenience. If you experience a problem during the online check-in procedure please take a screenshot of this issue and present it to the check-in agent at the airport to avoid incurring any charge.
To check-in online, please login to your booking using our Manage Booking section of our website.
Online check-in is open between 24 - 2 hours before the scheduled time of departure, for each individual flight. This means if you have return flights confirmed, you can check-in online for your inbound flight 24 hours before your inbound flight departs. Once within 2 hours of departure, please go to the airport check-in desks.
If your destination is not available for online check-in or if you have tried to check-in and incur an issue, please go to the airport check-in desks. Details of when they open are below. No charge applies.
For all short and medium haul flights, the check-in desks open 3 hours before your departure.
For long haul flights, the check-in desks open 4 hours before your departure.
All check-in desks close strictly 60 minutes before departure so please allow ample time for check-in