Even when traveling by bus you can not always take everything you want on board. It all depends on the bus luggage policy. So shipping your items instead of carrying them with you can be a better option.
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FlixBus is the largest long-distance bus company in Europe, connecting more than 1700 destinations in 29 countries. More than 1000 employees take care of the passengers traveling to Munich, Berlin, Paris, Milan, Zagreb, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Aarhus, Prague, Budapest, Bucharest, Madrid and Warsaw. In 2018 FlixBus expanded also to the US.
According to FlixBus bus luggage policy, the ticket includes the free transportation of:
If you have additional suitcases, which do not exceed the dimensions above, a 2€ fee will be added. You have to book additional luggage during the booking process.
For items, which do not exceed total dimensions (height in cm + width in cm + depth in cm) of 240 cm (94.5 in) or the weight of 30 kg (66.1 lbs), you will have to pay 9€ extra. Only one special piece of luggage may be taken on board per person. These items include skis and musical instruments.
You can also take on board standardly sized bicycles of the max weight of 25 kg.
Strollers, wheelchairs and walking aids are transported on some of the buses for free.
Shipping your luggage, bike, musical instrument or any other item with Eurosender instead of carrying it with you might be a better alternative. We offer access to the most reliable logistics service providers at affordable prices so that your belongings are always in the good hands.
Budget intercity coach operator in North America and the UK links over 90 locations and their modern coaches carry more than 5 million passengers a year.
If you’re travelling between Glasgow and London, you may be charged £5 per piece for excess baggage. According to the bus luggage policy, the fee may vary depending on the route and time of travel.
According to the bus luggage policy, normal adult bicycles are unlikely to meet the luggage requirements and cannot be carried on Megabus’ coaches while folding or small children’s bicycles can. Of course, if they meet Megabus luggage requirements.
You may be able to bring your skis/snowboards provided they are in suitable protective packaging and meet the requirements of Megabus luggage policy.
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Europe’s largest network of intercity bus services connects more than 600 destinations in Europe and Marocco. A group of independent coach companies transport 3,5 million passengers per year.
It depends on the destination, but usually, two pieces of baggage (up to 30 or 35kg) are allowed to take on board of Eurolines coaches. For extra luggage, a fee of 10€ is added to the initial ticket price or 1,5€ per extra kilo of baggage.
|Destination||No. of baggage included in price||Fee for additional baggage|
|Austria||2 maximum of 35kg||10€; depending on departures 1,5€ per extra kilo|
|Bosnia||2 maximum of 30kg||10€|
|Bulgaria||1 maximum of 30kg||2nd item 5€; 3rd item 25€|
|Czech Republic||2 maximum of 30kg||10€|
|Croatia||Zagreb as destination: 2 maximum of 35kg; other destinations 2€ per item||10€|
|Poland||2 maximum of 30kg||10€|
|Romania||2 maximum of 30kg||1,5€ per extra kilo|
|Serbia||-||2€ per item of baggage from the first item, maximum of 2 items|
|Slovakia||2 maximum of 30kg||10€|
|Switzerland||2 maximum of 35kg||1,5€ per extra kilo|
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The main UK bus company operates transportation services in eight countries. The group includes also ALSA, the leading bus and coach company in Spain, offering services across Spain, Switzerland, and Marocco.
According to bus luggage policy when traveling in the UK you may take:
Over-sized, special items or excess items are subject to additional charges. Additional luggage allowance can be purchased online, in advance of travel or will on the day of travel from customer service or our driver.
When travelling across Europe you are entitled:
Fully collapsible wheelchairs and fully collapsible pushchairs may be stowed free of charge in the hold.
One piece of luggage must not exceed 20kg, with maximum dimensions of 70cm x 30cm x 45cm. Items of luggage in excess of 20kg will be charged.
Extra luggage charges:
One of the largest bus companies in France is operating over 180 routes in France and internationally.
You can take suitcases, bags, winter and summer sports equipment, folding bike, golf equipment and musical instruments on board Ouibus vehicles. What else does their bus luggage policy state:
Collapsible pushchairs are stored in the hold free of charge and do not count as luggage items.
The Nomago bus luggage policy states that:
Bicycle policy states that:
Perhaps consider shipping your bike, check out the dedicated ‘Pack and ship a bike‘ page for more information!
Well, you can ship it with one of the most reliable courier service providers in the industry. Choose Eurosender to help you organize your delivery and select the appropriate service for your shipping needs.
Information regarding the bus luggage allowance is based on data collected from the companies’ web pages on 4/10/2018. Nomago bus policy was added 13/02/2019.