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Travelling with animals

We look after your pets as if they were our own. Their safety and comfort is our first priority.
If you need information on travelling with service dogs, please visit the section on service animal.

Find out about charges

Choose your flight route to see how much transporting your pets will cost.

There are exceptions for flights to and from the Americas and New Zealand.
Please note: the extra baggage charge information listed here is for Cathay Pacific flights only. If you’re travelling a codeshare flight or a flight operated by another airline.

Your flight route charges by weight

Take a look at the table below to work out which flight zones your flight covers. Then you can work out how much your charges will be on the basis of total weight of the pet and its container.
Per kg To Hong Kong To Zone 1 To Zone 2 To Zone 3 To Zone 4
From Hong Kong Not applicable USD 10 USD 15 USD 20 USD 35
From Zone 1 USD 10 USD 12 USD 15 USD 25 USD 35
From Zone 2 USD 15 USD 15 USD 30 USD 32 USD 35
From Zone 3
USD 20 USD 25 USD 32 USD 35 USD 60
From Zone 4 USD 35 USD 35 USD 35 USD 60 USD 60

Please note: We will not accept a pet and its container combined that is over 32 kg (70 lbs) in weight or 203 cm (80 in) in total dimension without prior approval. See Container dimensions for details.

To avoid disappointment, please contact your local reservation office at least 3 working days before you fly if your pet and container combined exceeds the size and/or weight.

Fees are collected in the equivalent local currency.

Zone Information

Zone 1  
China, Taiwan, Cambodia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Myanmar, Korea, Japan, Russia (in Asia) 

Within Australia, within Malaysia, between Taiwan and Japan/Korea, between Thailand and Singapore, between UAE and Bahrain
Zone 2
Maldives, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
Zone 3
Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Israel
Zone 4
France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, UK, Spain, Switzerland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji