Garuda Indonesia offers 2 easy options for check-in:
Airport Counter Check-in: Check-in for your flight in the most conventional manner by stopping by the Garuda Indonesia counter at the airport.
Next Day or Advance Check-in: This option allows you to save time and check-in for your flight up to 24 hours in advance of your departure time via the internet. To check-in online, visit Garuda Indonesia’s online check-in page. After checking-in, you can print out your boarding pass and proceed directly to the security gates if you aren’t checking any baggage. If you have to check baggage be sure to stop by the Garuda Indonesia counter. This service is currently only available for domestic flights departing from Jakarta.
Checked Luggage Restrictions for Garuda Indonesia
For those traveling Economy Class you will be allowed 1-2 items of checked baggage, not exceeding 20 kg in total and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 157 cm. 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 Garuda Indonesia’s Baggage Allowance Page.
Passengers traveling in Business Class (called “Executive Class” on Garuda Indonesia) will be allowed 1-2 items of checked baggage, not exceeding 30 kg in total and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 157 cm. Business 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 Garuda Indonesia’s Baggage Allowance Page.
Carry-On Baggage Restrictions for Garuda Indonesia
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 7 kg, with a total dimension (L + W + H) of 115 cm.
Garuda Indonesia Special Luggage Requirements
Garuda Indonesia allows passengers to take some non-traditional traveling items with them to their destinations including golf equipment, skis and surfboards. For more information on traveling with these special items, visit Garuda Indonesia’s Baggage Allowance Page.
Garuda Indonesia offers 2 options for seating on their flights:
Economy class seating on Garuda Indonesia has a distance of 30-35 inches between seats, depending on the aircraft. Some of the aircraft are being refitted and the seats on the A330-245 and B737-800 aircraft have individual 9 inch touch screen TVs with audio visual on demand entertainment.
Business Class (called “Executive Class” on Garuda Indonesia)
Economy class seating on Garuda Indonesia has a distance of 41-74 inches between seats depending on the aircraft. The new business class cabins on the A330-243 have lie-flat seats with a 74 inch seat pitch and 180 degree recline. These seats also offer personal screens, laptop power and individual lights. Business class seats on other aircraft have a seat pitch ranging from 41-58 inches, and some seats have seat-back TVs.
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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. Please contact your nearest Garuda Indonesia office for information on traveling with pets.
Dependant on the flight, and type of aircraft, Garuda Indonesia offers a wide variety of food, beverage and entertainment options.
Business class (also known as Executive Class) also offers free newspapers and magazines to all passengers and some aircraft offer in-flight entertainment. The Airbus A330-341 and Boeing 747-400 offer movies and short programs on cabin screens or seat-back screens, as well as audio channels for each seat. The Airbus A330-243 aircraft offer the new audio-visual-on-demand entertainment system with individual screens for each passenger providing a selection of movies, TV programs, music albums and games. The food and beverage service varies depending on your flight. On an international flight you could be served with champagne or fruit juice on boarding, a choice of hot meals served in china and crystal, tea and coffee and a drinks service. A full list of on-board services for Business Class can be found on Garuda Indonesia’s In-Flight Services page.
Garuda Indonesia operates a fleet consisting of Airbus and Boeing airplanes. Their fleet consists of Airbus A330 and Boeing B737, B747 and B777 aircraft.
Garuda Indonesia lounges are fully operational in Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, and Ngurah Rai Airport in Bali.
Lounge Name access is available to Executive Class passengers, Frequent Flyer Platinum and Gold members, Members of Executive Card Plus and Garuda Indonesia Citibank Credit Card holders.