All pets transported on Icelandair travel in specially climate controlled transport areas in the cargo area of the aircraft*. A maximum of 4 animal crates can be carried on each aircraft, however two animals can share a crate if both are small and of the same species. The passenger must provide their own pet crate. The charge for pet transport is the excess baggage charge applicable to the destination.
Pets must be booked in advanced in the passenger's reservation.
To book your pet for transport please contact the reservation office located nearest to you. When booking your pet for transport, you will be required to provide the exact dimensions and weight of the crate including the pet inside for a confirmation. The combined weight of a pet and its kennel may not exceed 40 kg. Maximum kennel dimensions are 92x56x71 cm. Please contact Icelandair Cargo if you are travelling with a heavier pet
Please note: Many countries require a mandatory quarantine of pets upon entry. It is the responsibility of the passenger to determine the requirements of the country being entered. Please contact the embassy of your destination to determine if travel with your pet is permitted before you book your pet.
*Escort, rescue, and sniffer dogs may be carried in the cabin, however they must also be booked in advanced.
Special rules apply for transport of animals to/via the United Kingdom
All pets travelling to U.K. must be transported as cargo consignment. Please contact Icelandair Cargo for further information on transport of animals to/via the U.K.