Flying since 1987, Air Transat offers services to over 60 destinations in Europe, the Caribbean, Mexico, and the USA. Air Transat was named World's Best Leisure Airline in 2012 while providing travel to over 25 countries abroad.
Air Transat is a chartered airline that currently only offers airport counter check-in for most destinations. For all other destinations there is an online check-in 24 hours prior to departure; please visit Air Transat's website for further details. Simply find the Air Transat counter at the airport and check-in for your flight in the most conventional manner.
Checked Luggage Restrictions for Air Transat
For those traveling Economy Class you will be allowed 1 piece per paying passenger (free of charge), totalling no more than 20-32 kg in weight, not exceeding 32 kg per piece and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totalling more than 158 cm per piece. Economy Class baggage allowance varies based on your destination. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance based on destination, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit Air Transat’s Baggage Allowance Page. For those traveling Club Class you will be allowed up to 2 pieces per paying passenger(free of charge),, totalling no
more than 40 kg and not exceeding 32 kg per piece and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totalling more than 158 cm per piece. Club Class baggage allowance varies based on your destination. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance based on destination, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit Air Transat’s Baggage Allowance Page.
Carry-On Baggage Restrictions for Air Transat
For those flying Economy Class, you are allowed to carry 1 piece of baggage with you on the flight at no extra charge. The maximum weight for carry-on baggage must not exceed 5-10 kg, with a total dimension (L + W + H) of 114 cm (including wheels and handles). This allowance varies depending on your destination. Please visit Air Transat’s Baggage Allowance Page for further information.
Air Transat Special Luggage Requirements
Air Transat allows passengers to take some non-traditional traveling items with them to their destinations including hunting equipment, camping equipment and musical instruments. For more information on traveling with these special items, visit Air Transat’s Baggage Allowance Page.
Air Transat offers 2 options for seating on their flights:
Economy class seating on Air Transat has a distance of 29-33 inches between seats, depending on the aircraft. The seats are leather and on longer flights, have in-built audio consoles with headphones available for purchase.
Business Class (called “Club Class” on Air Transat)
Business class seating on Air Transat has a distance of 35 inches between seats. The seats are wider than those in Economy and the seat selection service is complimentary. The entertainment facilities are the same as in economy class.
Don't forget Peppa!
Flying with your pets can be a safe and fun experience if airline rules and regulations are followed. Live pets can only be transported to countries where the regulations of the country permit, and subject to the terms and conditions specified by that country. Pets can often travel on flights with you in the cabin, in the hold as checked baggage, or in the hold, as cargo. For more information on travelling with pets aboard Air Transat please call 1-866-847-1112.
Dependant on the flight and type of aircraft, Air Transat offers a variety of food, beverage and entertainment options.
Club class offers entertainment on longer flights, consisting of individual audio channels and movies and TV programs on overhead screens. Complimentary headphones are available. Welcome cocktails are provided as well as complimentary non-alcoholic beverages, snacks and a bar service. A choice of gourmet meals and select wines are available.
Air Transat operates a fleet consisting of Airbus airplanes. Their fleet consists of Airbus A310 and A330 aircraft.
Air Transat does not operate any company lounges.
Air Transat offers advanced seat selection available online or over the telephone to make life easier. To select seating online visit Air Transat's Seat Selection Page.
To pre-select seating with Air Transat a fee will apply. This normally ranges from $30 - $90 CAD, depending on destination and seats selected.
Air Transat Kids Club is designed for Canadian residents between the ages of 2-11. Register your child(ren) in the Club and on your next trip with Air Transat the flight attendant will give your child a surprise loot bag. Inside will be colourful headphones, games and a log book. Children will fill in the details for their flight, draw pictures and paste photos. To officially become a member the child will need the “access code” in their log book. Use that access code to register online and Air Transat will send your child a Kids Club Member welcome kit in the mail.
With the official Kids Club Welcome Kit, your child will receive some interesting stuff such as baggage tags, a post card and coupons that they can use for on board treats. They even receive their very own member card which they will need to wear around their neck the next time they travel with Air Transat. This card entitles your child to all kinds of privileges. Spend less time waiting inline with the Kids Club membership at a special designated check-in counter, choose your child’s seat before departure for FREE and on most flights the child gets to board before other passengers.
For more information on the Air Transat Kids Club membership or to register visit Air Transat's Kid Club page