What luggage can I take on a train?

From backpacks to suitcases, here's everything you need to know about bringing luggage on the train. You're generally welcome to bring up to 3 pieces of luggage onboard, at no extra cost. These items may include satchels, backpacks, suitcases and the like.

What is the permissible luggage in train?

Rules For Luggage

Class Free allowance Maximum quantity permitted ( including free allowance)
AC First Class 70 Kgs 150 Kgs
AC 2-Tier sleeper/First class 50 Kgs 100 Kgs
AC 3-tier sleeper/AC chair car 40 Kgs 40 Kgs
Sleeper class 40 Kgs 80 Kgs

Where do you put your luggage on an Amtrak train?

Storing ItemsPersonal items such as a small bag or backpack must fit under the seat. Carry-on bags must be kept with you, and need to fit in the overhead racks or luggage tower.

What kind of luggage can you take on a train?

Can I take big luggage in train?

Passengers travelling over all Indian Railways are permitted to carry luggage free of charge with them in the compartment up to 70 Kgs. in First AC, 50 Kgs. in First Class/AC-2 tier, 40 Kgs. in AC 3-tier/AC Chair Car/Sleeper Class and 35 Kgs.

Can you bring oversized luggage on Amtrak?

Oversized Baggage (76-100 linear inches*)Luggage must be checked prior to your train's scheduled train departure. Check-in times vary by station, so check the station detail page for the stations served by your train for specific times.

What counts as oversized baggage?

Any bag with a sum of length, width, and height of greater than 62 inches will generally fall into the oversized category.

What are the rules for luggage on Amtrak?

When you travel with us, you can bring:

  • one personal item, 25 lbs. (12 kg) and 14 x 11 x 7 inches.
  • two carry-on items, 50 lbs. (23 kg) and 28 x 22 x 14 inches each (Pacific Surfliner: up to 28 x 22 x 11 inches each)
  • two additional bags for $20 each.
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