Additional fees

Fares

  • The fare to be paid covers the cost of transporting passenger from the airport at the actual place of departure to the airport at the actual final destination. It is calculated in accordance with the tariff which is applicable on the day you book your ticket for the flight dates and itinerary shown on your ticket.
  • If you alter your route, this may have an impact on the fare you pay. The fare is recalculated on the basis of the actual route taken and, if applicable, the difference subsequently charged.
  • Your fare does not include ground transport between airports or between airports and city centers.


Taxes, fees and charges

Applicable taxes, fees and charges imposed by government or other authority, or by the operator of an airport, shall be payable by you. At the time you purchase your Ticket, you will be advised of taxes, fees and charges not included in the fare, most of which will normally be shown separately on the ticket.

Transaction Fee (per passenger/ ticket)

Online (lot.com) –0 USD for trips TO and VIA Poland/  5 USD for trips originating IN Poland / 5,4 USD for domestic flights within Poland 

On the phone (LOT Call Center US market) – 30 USD

Ticket office US (group tickets) – 30 USD

At the airport US - 35 USD

Exeption -Baggage 18 USD

 

Unaccompanied minors

Air fare

The air fare for children up to 12 years of age is determined by the rules of the tariffs which apply. For exact information on prices please contact LOT Call Center or your local LOT Ticket Office or your travel agent.

Supervision charges if your children travel alone

In addition to the air fare, supervision charges apply per route:

Charge in EUR Charge in USD Where charges apply
15 20 USD / CAD+ service fee* For non-stop and transit flights within Poland
40 60 USD / CAD+ service fee* All flights within Europe
80 110 USD / CAD+ service fee* Transit flights within Europe
80 110 USD / CAD+ service fee* Non-stop flights to/from destinations outside Europe

Exceptions: For siblings travelling together, only one supervision charge is levied.
Important:Young people aged from 12 to 17 may travel alone. Upon a special request from parents or guardians, such passengers may travel under supervision of a member of flight crew. Assistance will be arranged in the same way as for children aged from 5 to 12. The charge are the same as for children aged from 5 – 12.

Traveling with Pets

Animals are not included in the baggage allowance, and are counted as excess baggage. Only dog, cats and ferrets can be transported on board. Maximum weight with container is 8 kg. Please be aware that the number of pets carried on board is limited. For more details please check.

The animal to be carried must have an inoculations record and an up-to-date certificate from a vet confirming compliance with the regulations of the country of departure, the destination country and any transit airports.

Important! 
We would advice you to familiarise yourself with the European Union regulations covering travelling with animals.
Animals must be transported in a carrier appropriate to their weight and size*
Animals being transported in the cabin may not weigh more than 8 kg together with the carrier
Acceptable container dimensions:
The B767:: 55 / 40 / 20 cm *
The B737:: 55 / 40 / 20 cm *
The ATR:: 45 / 30 / 20 cm *
The E70, E75 and E95:: 45 / 30 / 20 cm *
* length / height / width
Information regarding the accepted dimensions for animal carriers intended for transport in the baggage hold is available from LOT Polish Airlines reservations and sales offices, or from our agents
The carrier must be spacious enough to allow the animal to stand, turn around and lie down in a natural position
If you intend to transport an animal, you must inform us of the fact no later than 48 hours before departure or while purchasing your ticket. The service carries a fee and payment can be made at either LOT Polish Airlines reservations and sales offices or to our agents
The number of animals which can be transported simultaneously on one plane is limited.
The transport of other animals as hold cargo can be arranged with LOT CARGO +48 22 606 7777

Fees for transportation of animals (PETC- pet in cabin, AVIH - animal in hold)

Note Gross weight given (animal with a bag or a conteiner)

SERVICE SIZE/CATEGORY DOMESTIC EUROPE/MEA US/CA/CN
PETC up to 8kg 50 PLN* 50 EUR 70 EUR
AVIH        
medium up to 15kg 90PLN* 100 EUR 150 EUR
large over 15 kg 170 PLN* 200 EUR 300 EUR
 *To the price on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.

Important!
Passengers travelling with a pet in the cabin (PETC) cannot be allocated in the first row of the service class.
Detailed information regarding conditions of carriage and fees is available from LOT Polish Airlines reservations and sales offices.

Possibility of importing accompanying animals from third countries for non-commercial purposes
Import of animals from third countries for commercial purposes

Guide dogs and other service dogs

Guide dogs – seeing-eye/ hearing, assisting and emotional support dogs are accepted free of charge in the passenger cabin when accompanying a passenger with a disability. Weight and size limitation do not apply and the animal need not be caged. Please remember to notify us of your guide dog 48 hours before departure time. For more details see link

Excess baggage

For trips on/after 14th of March 2013

Baggage / dimensions

Within Poland

Europe and other  short-hauls

Long-hauls

Over 23 kg max 32 kg

170 PLN*
40 EUR*
50 CAD*
50 USD*

200 PLN
50 EUR
60 CAD
60 USD

420 PLN
100 EUR
130 CAD
130 USD

over 158 cm

170 PLN*
40 EUR*
50 CAD*
50 USD*

200 PLN
50 EUR
60 CAD
60 USD

450 PLN
120 EUR
150 CAD
160 CAD

Over 23 kg max 32 kg and over 158 cm

340 PLN*
80 EUR*
100 CAD*
120 USD*

420 PLN
90 EUR
140 CAD
140 USD

630 PLN
190 EUR
210 CAD
230 USD

 *To the price of an excess baggage on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.

Baggage / dimensions

Within Poland

Europe and other  short-hauls

Long-hauls

Additional piece max 23 kg and 158 cm

170PLN*
40EUR*
50CAD*
50USD*

290PLN
70EUR
90CAD
90USD

620 PLN
150 EUR
200 CAD
200 USD
Except if second piece in Economy Compartment

To/from USA/Canada
320 PLN
75 EUR
100 CAD
100 USD

To/from China
480 PLN
100 EUR
150 CAD
150 USD

Additional piece over 23 max 32 kg and 158 cm
Or 
additional piece max 23 kg and over 158 cm

340PLN*
80EUR*
120CAD*
120USD*

420PLN
90EUR
140CAD
140USD

900 PLN
240 EUR
300 CAD
320 USD

Additional piece over 23 and max 32 kg, and over 158 cm

400PLN*
100EUR*
140CAD*
140USD*

900PLN
200EUR
300CAD
300USD

1350 PLN
360 EUR
450 CAD
480 USD

 *To the price on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.

Additional Payment at Polish Airports*

  • Long Haul - 70 PLN,
  • Short Haul - 65 PLN,
  • Domestic Flights - 47 PLN

  *To the price on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.

 

Sport equipment

Rules for transport of sporting equipment applicable for tickets issued from 1st July 2013.

Sporting equipment may be carried free of charge if within your Free Baggage Allowance – contracted in your ticket. The limitations must be met in regard to the weight per piece and the number of pieces, though, the size of the sporting equipment may exceed the limit. If the sporting equipment exceeds free allowed limits, the charge from the table applies.

If your sports items are not listed in the table, the regular Excess Baggage rates apply.

Due to various types of aircrafts there is a limited space for sports equipment in the baggage hold therefore some items may not be accepted. That is why we ask you to declare your equipment by calling LOT Call Center in advance (not later than 24 hours before the departure), stating the kind of equipment, its weight and dimensions.

The maximum weight of sporting equipment must not exceed 45 kg. The heavier item should be sent as cargo, in such case please contact LOT Cargo.

We would like to remind you that if you continue your journey with another carrier, please get familiar with baggage rules of such a carrier, to avoid denial of your baggage.

Miles and More Program members, holding cards: HON, SEN and Star Alliance Gold, are entitled to check-in also one golf and ski equipment free of charge on LOT flights ( with exception of the USA and Canada routes).

 

Charges for carriage of sporting equipment for tickets issued from the 1st July 2013

Sporting equipment Domestic flights
PLN/ EUR/ USD/ CAD
Continental and middle haul flights
PLN/ EUR/ USD/ CAD
Intercontinental flights (USA, Canada, China)
PLN/EUR/USD/CAD
Description
Bike 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a regular bike (no motor/ no e-bike), children's bike, one-wheel bike
Archery Equipment 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a set of bow and arrow packed in a protective container
Fishing Equipment 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 two rods, a bag or a box, a pair of fishing boots, a tackle box or a landing net
Golf Equipment 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a golf bag containing one set of golf clubs, golf balls and tees, a pair of golf shoes
Hockey Equipment 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a hockey bag, hockey sticks, a pair of ice skates, a set of body protection, a helmet
Inline -Skates 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a pair of inline skates, a set of body protection, a helmet
Javelin 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a set of javelin equipment packed in a container
Boogieboard / Bodyboard 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a board for e.x. water sports
 Kite surfboard 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a kite, a board
Bowling Equipment 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a bowling bag, a bowling ball, a pair of shoes
Parachute Equipmenti 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a set of parachute equipment packed in a container
Alpinist Equipment/Hiking 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a backpack, an ice pick, a pair of climbing iron, 1 pair of shoes
Scuba Equipment 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a diving mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit, regulator, an empty tank bottle, a lamp
Skateboard / Board 50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a board, a set of body protection, a helmet
 Ski / Waterski Equipment  50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140 a pair of ski, a pair of poles, a pair of boots, a helmet
 Snowboard  50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a snowboard, a pair of boots, a helmet
 Sporting /Hunting Weapons*  50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140 sporting/hunting guns, pistols, rifles plus ammunition (packed in separate bag)
Tenis/Squash /Badminton Equipment  50/12/15/15  200/50/60/60  400/100/140/140  a set of rackets and balls packed in a thermobag
Surfboard 50/12/15/15 200/50/60/60 400/100/140/140 a board up to 2 m
Windsurf Equipment 100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140 900/200/300/300 a board, a sail, a boom, a mast, a gear bag
Kayak 100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140 900/200/300/300 a kayak or a canoe (no motor attached)
Hang Gliding Equipment  100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140  900/200/300/300  la set of hang gliding equipment packed in a container
Horse Riding Equipment 100/25/30/30  400/100/140/140  900/200/300/300  a saddle, a set of horse harness, a horse whip, a pair of riding boots, a bareback pad, 1 set of polo sticks
 longboard  100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140   900/200/300/300 a board exceeding 2 m
Pole Vault Equipment  100/25/30/30  400/100/140/140  900/200/300/300 a set of vaulting poles packed in a container
Rubber Dinghy 100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140 900/200/300/300 a rubber dinghy (no motor attached), 1 set of paddles
Tandem Bike 100/25/30/30 400/100/140/140 900/200/300/300 a tandem bike (no motor / no e-bike)

Note: Due to various kind of LO aircraft types (containers dimensions), some categories of sporting equipment may not be accepted

*sporting/hunting waepon must be declared; it's only charged if packed in a separate bag. Small pieces of guns packed in a regular baggage, if within free baggage allowance, are free of charge. Exeption: Additional payment must be done by departure in: Italy up to 90 EUR, Turkey 30EUR, Great Britain 50 GBP

The security guard's gun is free.

Please note the Regulation of Dangerous Goods.

The fee is for one way of journey. For the return flight separate fee is required.

Note: In case of departure from domestic airports an additional service charge is applied: 
within Poland 47 PLN, continental flights 65 PLN, intercontinental flights 70 PLN (the fee is collected with the excess baggage charge at the airport)

Rules and fees for sporting equipment transport for ticket issued before 1st July 2013

The carriage of sports equipment must be paid for before the flight or at the airport on the day of the flight in line with the regulations for the transport of baggage in force on that day under the 
LOT Polish Airlines S.A. General Conditions for the Carriage of Passengers and Baggage..

There is limited space for sports equipment in the baggage hold 
The carrier may refuse to transport such equipment once the available area is full.

 
SIZE/ CATEGORY DOMESTIC EUROPE/MEA US/CA/CN
Small up to 15 kg and/or 1,4m (incl. FBA)charged only if the weight exceeds FBA golf, snow or water ski, scuba, angling, weapons, portable instrument not exceeding 1 m length 30 PLN* 50 EUR 100 EUR/ 130 USD/ 130 CAD
Medium (excl. FBA) 16 - 32 kg and/or 1,41-2m surf, kite, bike, tandem 50 PLN* 70 EUR 200 EUR/ 260 USD/ 260 CAD
Large (excl.FBA) over 32 kg and/or exceeds 2 m windsurf, hang glider, delta glider, kanu, vaulting poles 70 PLN* 100 EUR 200 EUR/ 260 USD/ 260 CAD

 *To the price on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.


Seat selection


We offer passengers the option to select their seats in advance and before the 24hour window for web or telephone check in. For this service LOT will apply a fee in Economy Class. Seats in Elite Club (Business Class) and Premium Club (Premium Economy) can be selected without fee any time before departure. Fee depends on lengths of flight.
Applicable fees are: 
- for Polish domestic flights and all flights up to 2 hours – PLN 20,- or equivalent in local currency (app 7USD, 8CAD, 5 EUR)
- for all flights that are longer that 2 hours – PLN 30,- or equivalent in local currency (app 10USD, 11CAD, 7,50 EUR)
- for all LOT long-haul flights – PLN 60,- or equivalent in local currency (app 20 USD, 22CAD, 15 EUR)

 To the price on domestic flights there is an extra charge 8% VAT.

All seats in our economy class cabin carry the same advance seat selection fee. This includes window seats, first-row seats and seats with additional leg-room like exit seats or seats in the first row of airplane sections (Passengers seated in exit seats have to meet special requirements of physical condition and language capabilities).