Air Mauritius is the flag carrier airline of Mauritius. The airline has won seven awards for being the leading airline operating in the Indian Ocean region.
With Air Mauritius, you are able to fly direct to Mauritius from 25 different airports on 4 different continents around the world.
The baggage allowances for Air Mauritius are as follows:
Flights to Mauritius:
- Passengers in economy class are allowed two pieces checked luggage of 23kg each as well as one piece of hand luggage of 7kg.
- Passengers in business class are allowed two pieces of checked luggage of 32kg each as well as two pieces of hand luggage of 7kg.
Excess baggage rates are charged at R50 per kg on flights to and from South Africa. You can check your Air Mauritius flight ticket for the most recent baggage allowance specifications and details. Always make sure that your luggage is sturdy and easily identifiable in order to avoid any complications.
The check in counters open three hours before the scheduled departure time. It is always advisable that you arrive early for your flight in order to avoid any problems or delays.
Air Mauritius flights from Durban and Johannesburg to Mauritius takes around 4 hours while a flight from Cape Town to the Indian Ocean Island takes around 5 hours and 15 minutes.
While you are on your long flight to Mauritius, the airline offers its passengers a variety of international selection of movies and music which can be watched and listened to through the individual screens and headsets that are available in both business and economy class on the Airbus A330 and A340. On board these two planes video games which can be played by one or more players are also available for your enjoyment.
With such a variety of entertainment on your flight, your flight to the beautiful Mauritius will be over in a flash.