Do you want to bring your pet along with you when you travel? Here, you'll find all the information to better plan your trip, from transport rules to rates to animals not permitted to travel.
Covid-19 health crisis: travelling with an animal in the hold
Due to the health crisis and until further notice, the transport of animals in the hold is only allowed on direct flights.

This means that travelling with an animal in the hold on a flight with a connection at Paris-Charles de Gaulle or Paris-Orly is not permitted, including for travel within the European Union.

This information is subject to change depending on the health situation and any restrictions imposed by the authorities.

Rates for transporting animals
in the cabin or hold

The ticket fare does not include the fee for transporting an animal. You must pay an additional fee at the airport. The amount varies depending on your destination.

  • Flights in metropolitan France
    - carriage in the hold: €80
    - carriage in the cabin: €40

  • Flights within the Caribbean*
    - carriage in the hold: €75
    - carriage in the cabin: €30 (excluding flights from and to Miami €55)

  • Flights in Europe or between Europe and North Africa** or Israel
    - carriage in the hold: €100
    - in the cabin: €55

  • Flights between metropolitan France and Cayenne, Fort-de-France,
    Pointe-à-Pitre, Saint-Denis de la Réunion)
    - carriage in the hold: €75
    - in the cabin: €55

  • Other flights
    - carriage in the hold: €200***
    - in the cabin: €125***

These fees are calculated based on a departure flight and for a single bag (or travel container). If your trip includes one or more connecting flights, the fee is calculated based on your departure country and your final destination.

* Flights between Cayenne, Fort-de-France, Miami, Pointe-à-Pitre, Port-au-Prince and Santo Domingo.
** North Africa comprises Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia.
*** Amounts shown in € for flights departing from Europe, in CAD for flights departing from Canada, in USD for flights departing from the United States and all other countries.

Purchase a travel container for your pet

On Air France flights, only containers made of hard plastic or fiberglass, fastened together by rivets and approved by IATA (International Air Transport Association standards), are accepted in the hold. These conditions are set out in the “Conditions for transporting a dog or cat in the hold” form, which must be printed and presented at the airport upon departure.

You can purchase a travel container on Air France Shopping website. Flying Blue members earn Miles with each purchase or can choose to pay with already accumulated Miles.

Purchased items are available for delivery to the following countries: Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, metropolitan France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Morocco, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States.

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