Check-in, Baggage and Security

What ID do I need in order to travel?

The identification required will differ according to your airline and destination. Please contact your airline directly for more information.

 

What is my baggage allowance?

Baggage allowance is set by your airline. Please contact your airline directly for more information.

 

My baggage has been lost/damaged. 

Baggage delivery is the responsibility of the airline and their contracted handling agent. Please contact your airline directly for more information.

 

What can I carry through security as hand luggage?

To find out what you can and can't carry through security as hand luggage, please visit our Security Advice page.

 

Can I take a musical instrument/pet/sporting equipment on a flight?

Please contact your airline directly to find out what you can and can't take on board your flight.

 

Can I bring E-cigarettes through security as hand luggage?

Yes, but they are subject to the same restrictions for use inside the Airport as regular cigarettes. There is an outside smoking facility, which can be accessed via The Meriden Bar & Restaurant, located within the Departure Lounge.

I have a metal limb/implant. Am I OK to go through security?

Yes, please advise an on-duty security officer and where possible, travel with a confirmation note from your GP.

 

Do children (under 16) need a letter of consent to travel unaccompanied by an adult?

Please contact your airline directly to find out what documentation is required to travel. 

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