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Asiana Airlines

Asiana Airlines was established in 1988 and was introduced as Korea's second flag carrier. Since then, they have been widely recognized for their high safety standards and superb customer service. They currently serve some 89 airports in more than 20 countries around the world and are a proud member of Star Alliance, the world's largest airline network.

Asiana will accept small dogs, cats, and birds in the cabin of the aircraft. They will also accept pets in the cargo hold, as long as all requirements are satisfied. Animals and carriers do not count as part of your baggage allowance. Fees for transporting pets will be charged as excess baggage fees.

IN-CABIN CHECKED BAGGAGE
CARRIER SIZE Maximum dimensions: The height of the carrier should not exceed
21 cm (8 in)
Maximum dimensions: Sum of all three dimensions (length + width + height)
should not exceed 246 cm (97 inches)
Note: height may not exceed 84 cm (33 in)
CARRIER WEIGHT Max - 5 kg (11 lbs) Should be less than 32 kg (70 lbs)
CHARGES / FEES Fees will depend on upon the weight and the points of departure and destination, but will generally range between
$100-$200 (USD/CAD)
Fees will depend on upon the weight and the points of departure and destination, but will generally range between
$100-$200 (USD/CAD)

Restrictions

  • Travelers are reminded that every country has different rules and regulations governing the acceptance and transportation of animals. It is strongly recommended that you contact the consulate, embassy, or government authority for any country (or countries) you will be visiting to ensure that you have met all entrance requirements.
  • For health and safety reasons pet travel may be suspended during periods of extreme weather.
  • Due to health concerns associated with high temperatures, brachycephalic (or "short-nosed") breeds of dogs may not be transported as checked baggage form July 1 to September 30.
  • Space for pet travel is limited. Please call before you travel to confirm a space for your pet.

If you are unable to travel with your pet

Asiana Airlines does not list any options for animals travelling unaccompanied. As a member of the Star Alliance family, they may be able to make options available with partner airlines. Please contact a service agent to determine what options may be available to you. You may need to make arrangements with another airline.

Codeshare flights

Pets may not be accepted on flights operated by codeshare partners. It is strongly recommended that you contact any codeshare partners or other airlines directly to familiarize yourself with their individual policies regarding pet travel.

Contact Information

  • Asiana Airlines: 1-800-227-4262
  • Asiana Airlines website: Click Here
 
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