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Carriage of special categories of baggage (urn with ashes)

Carriage of special categories of baggage (urn with ashes)

The transportation of the urn with ashes may be carried out only in the baggage or cargo compartment of the aircraft. Carriage of urns in the passenger’s hand luggage is prohibited.

In the passenger’s luggage, the urn with the ashes is transported exclusively in a bag or suitcase, while the urn must have a dense package that ensures reliable transportation.

If the urn with the ashes is sent by freight, then the address of the recipient must be indicated on the package.

Please note that the passenger carrying the ballot box must present the originals of the relevant documents:

  • death certificate
  • certificate from the crematorium