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TAP Portugal

TAP Portugal is a Portuguese airline based in Lisbon. They operate on routes between Europe, North and South America and Africa.

The airline is a member of Star Alliance.

TAP Portugal Baggage Allowance

Baggage allowances may vary according to route and cabin class; always check during your booking process.

Cabin Baggage

Max Weight:

8 kg (10kg to/from South America)

Max dimensions:

55cm x 40cm x 20cm

  • Executive class: 2x cabin bag
  • + 1x Handbag or Laptop bag are allowed

Checked Baggage

Max Weight:

23kg (Business class: 32kg)

Max dimensions:

158 cm (L+W+H)

Baggage is included in fares except for the cheapest ‘Discount’ class.

In the cheapest Discount fare, the extra 23kg hold baggage costs from 40EUR – 140 EUR depending on the route, cheaper on European flights, more expensive on the middle east and north Africa and the most expensive on intercontinental flights.

You may only carry one piece of hold baggage when travelling tap|discount, which may be one of the following: folding baby buggies, baby chair or basket

More about TAP Portugal baggage allowances on the official website.


Airport check-in

  • Open  from 3-2 hours & close 60-45 minutes before scheduled flight
  • Exact times depend on the point of your departure. Exact times to be seen at their official website.

Online & Mobile check-in

  • Open  from 36 hours & close 24 hours before scheduled flight
  • No hold baggage – If you check-in online, via the mobile application or at the self-check-in kiosks, you can go directly to the boarding gate. However, at Algiers, Accra, Caracas, Casablanca, Marrakech and Tangier airports you should go to a check-in desk to get this access.
  • With hold baggage – You must leave it at the drop-off desk at the airport.

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Seat Selection

Free seat selection only in higher classes (also with Meal, Seat, Priority etc. package).
In Discount and Basic fare the seats selection start from 
12 EURcurrently £10.81

It is cheaper to buy the seat selection, meal, priority etc. during your reservation as a package as it gets more expensive later as an extra.

On board service

Inflight meals

Complimentary meal only with higher classes. Snack only in the Basic fare

Inflight entertainment

Selection of movies and TV shows available on the in-seat screen.

Onboard WiFi

Available on A330neo and A321LR aircraft. WiFi is free and unlimited for written messaging.

Power supply

Not available on most of the aircraft and classes.


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