Aerolineas Argentinas: Pet Policy

What methods of transport does Aerolineas Argentinas provide for my pet?

Aero Lineas Argentinas allows pets to travel as checked baggage or cargo permitting availability. Pets are not allowed to travel in the cabin.

Does my pet qualify for travel in the passenger cabin?

No, pets are not allowed to travel in the cabin.

Does Aerolineas Argentinas limit the number of pets allowed in the cabin per flight?

No pets are allowed to travel in the cabin.

Does my pet qualify to travel as checked baggage?

Yes, pets may travel as checked baggage as long as there is adequate space. All reservations must be made at least 48 prior to flight departure.

Does my pet qualify to be shipped as cargo?

Yes, unaccompanied pets may travel as cargo.

What are the fees associated with pet transport?

Pets are not included in the normal free baggage allowance and will be considered excess baggage:

  • On domestic flights, animals will be charged a rate of $12.00 USD per kilo
  • On regional and international flights, animals will be charged a rate between $6-8 USD per kilo, depending on location

More information on animal transport charges can be found on Aerolineas Argentinas’ website here

What are the kennel requirements?

All carriers must be spill-proof and must be large enough for the animal to stand up and turn around in. Only one animal can be transported in each container.

What health documentation is required?

All pets must have the documents required by the destination country. For domestic flights, all cats and dogs must have all certificates of vaccination, a certificate of good health, and a certificate of anti-rabies issued no more than a week prior to flight departure. For regional and international flights, all pet owners should contact the destination country Embassy for required documents.