“Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world”
Yes, those who travel regularly will understand it works like a dope. Today, we will share a related topic with you with more or less the same taste. The main heart of our topic will cover some essential tips on how to travel with sports equipment. So without further ado, let’s continue.
While thinking about traveling roughly some questions stings in the back of our head. In this part, we will try to develop some best tips and solutions to such queries.
You should pack your golf equipment in a safety case, the same goes for the reels and fishing rods. Similarly, skis, surfboards, and snowboards should also be packed in a safety bag. For sports equipment like lading nets, tackle boxes, and fishing boots, you should follow the same rules too. Try to remove fins from boards. You can also carry golf simulators. Wondering how is it possible? Yes, you can do it if your simulator is portable. Don’t waste time looking for a portable simulator. Check out this list of 10 best golf simulators and you can easily find out the best one for you.
If you have the free baggage allowance, you may carry your sporting equipment free of cost or charge. Regarding the weight of each piece, the limitations must be met, even the size of the sporting equipment may cross the limit. If your sports equipment exceeds the permitted limitation then a charge will be applied for you.
Charges apply for carriage of sporting equipment. All fees apply one-way travel.
|Sports equipment||Domestic flights (USD/PLN/CAD/EUR)||International flights (USD/PLN/CAD/EUR)||Intercontinental flights (USD/PLN/CAD/EUR/ JPY/KRW/HUF/SGD)||Detail|
|children’s bike or a regular bike (no e-bike/ motorbike)|
|Archery equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a set of bow and arrow is packed in a safety holder.|
|Fishing equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a pair of fishing boots, two rods, a bag or a box, a tackle box or a landing net|
|there are one set of golf clubs, golf balls, and tees, a pair of golf shoes|
|Hockey equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|In a hockey bag, there are hockey sticks, a helmet, a pair of ice skates, and a set of body protection|
|In an inline-skates, there is a set of body protection, a helmet, and a pair of inline skates|
|You will get a set of javelin equipment packed in a box|
| boogie board/|
|a board: such as water games|
|kite surfboard||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a board, a kite|
|bowling equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a bowling ball, a bowling bag, a pair of shoes|
|parachute equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a set of parachute equipment which is packed in a vessel|
| alpinist equipment/|
|a backpack, a pair of climbing iron, 1 pair of shoes, and an ice pick|
|scuba equipment||30/100/30/25||70/250/90/60||125/450/160/105 |
|a diving mask, snorkel, fins, wet suit, regulator, a lamp, an empty tank bottle|
|a set of body protection, a helmet, and a board|
| ski/water ski|
|a pair of poles, a pair of ski, a helmet, and a pair of boots|
|a snowboard, a helmet, and a pair of boots|
|sporting or hunting guns, pistols, rifles plus ammunition (packed in a distinct container)|
|balls and a set of rackets and packed in a different bag|
|a board up to 2 meter|
|40/150/55/35||125/450/160/105||260/950/340/22529000/290000/355/72000||a board, a boom a sail, a gear bag, and a mast|
|a kayak (no motor attached)|
|a set of hang gliding equipment packed in a container|
|a saddle, a set of horse harness, a horsewhip, a pair of riding boots, a bareback pad, 1 set of polo sticks|
|a board exceeding 2 m|
|a set of vaulting poles packed in a container|
|a rubber dinghy (not motor attached), 1 set of paddles|
|a tandem bike (not motor/not e-bike)|
|Not allowed||Not allowed||Not allowed||air wheel, solo wheel, hoverboard, mini-segway, balance wheel|
Remember, Sporting or hunting weapons must be informed; and the charge applies if it is packed in a separate bag. One might carry small pieces of guns packed in regular baggage and are free of charge if it is within a free baggage allowance.
Exception: Extra charge should be made by the departure in Italy up to 90 EUR, Great Britain – 50 GBP, Turkey – 30 EUR.
As per IATA recommendation, small battery-powered vehicles are not permitted to hand baggage or check with LOT Polish Airlines. For example, you can not hand baggage small lithium-battery-powered vehicles such as the solo wheel, hoverboard, air wheel, mini-segway balance wheel.
Yes, if you have enough space left inside your travel bag you can carry packing clothes.
As there is a chance for specific sports equipment to work as weapons that is why different countries’ security organizations do not allow you to take specific sports equipment to carry with.
Just to make you more clear here we have given some examples. You are not allowed to carry with your baseball or cricket bats, hockey sticks, golf clubs, ski poles, sporting or hunting knives, pool cues, bows, and arrows, etc. Finally, you can only take these items with you if you put these things in your checked luggage following the airline’s rules.
In this article, we have tried to develop all the essential issues and guidelines for traveling with sports equipment. Now if you have anything more to know, ask us. We have a strong research team that is always ready to help you. Before leaving, do as a little favor by sharing your opinion as it will drive us to work more efficiently.