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SAS (Scandinavian Airline System)

SAS (Scandinavian Airline System) was founded in 1946 as a consortium of the national airlines of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. Since then, SAS has earned a reputation as a leader and an innovator in the airline industry. They offer regular service to over 30 countries across Europe, the United States, Asia, and the Middle East. SAS are also a founding member of Star Alliance, the world's largest global airline network.

Currently they offer options for pets to travel in the cabin of the aircraft, as checked baggage in the cargo hold, or as cargo freight with SAS Cargo.

IN-CABIN CHECKED BAGGAGE
CARRIER SIZE Maximum dimensions:
  • Length: 40 cm (16 in)
  • Width: 25 cm (10 in)
  • Height: 23 cm (9 in)
Maximum size should not exceed 158 cm (62 in) total dimensions.*

*(length + width + height)
CARRIER WEIGHT 8 kg (17 lbs) Call service agent for details.
CHARGES / FEES Domestic: €40
Europe & Tel Aviv: €60
Intercontinental: €100
Domestic: €40
Europe & Tel Aviv: €60
Intercontinental: €150
Please note: any carrier that exceeds 158 cm total dimensions will be charged double.

Restrictions

  • 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.
  • Pets are not accepted in the cabin or as checked baggage when flying to/from the United Kingdom and Ireland.
  • Large carriers are not permitted on SAS 737 aircraft.
  • Space for pets is limited. SAS suggests that you call well in advance to ensure that your pet will be able to travel with you.
  • Pets may not be permitted to fly in Business class aboard any Airbus-operated flights.

If you are unable to travel with your pet

If you are unable to travel with your animal companion, SAS Cargo has options for pets travelling unaccompanied. Some restrictions may apply depending on the point of origin and/or the destination. Please call SAS Cargo for details.

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

  • SAS Customer Contact Center (United States and Canada): 1-800-221-2350
  • SAS Cargo (United States): 1-800-742-0727
  • SAS Cargo (Canada): 1-855-422-5500
  • SAS website: Click Here
 
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