Exploring new place is certainly one of our most wishful desires of all and while traveling one of the most important necessity is luggage. While packing for a holiday or while moving to another country , we usually get so carried away that no attention is paid to the weight limit ,worrying about your baggage weight might not be there but this problem only emerges when we are stranded at the check-in counter because our luggage weighs more than the permissible limit. All the shipping companies charge something extra for shipping your excess baggage but we can avoid this excess shipping cost by taking some measures mentioned below.
Following are the points or tips you can follow to avoid excess baggage shipping cost while moving within or outside your country:
1) Weight your luggage: Be sure before moving to airport weight your luggage so that you would not face any problem at check-in counter of airport.
2) Make proper use of carry bag: Airlines allow carrying any amount of weight in your carry bag and laptop bag so you can make the optimal use of these bags to carry heavy items in it. As these carry bags not counts in your luggage and baggage weight limit.
3) Validate from your airlines : You can confirm with your airlines in advance about the allowed baggage weight limit. As different airlines offers different shipping baggage limit. And some airline also offers different shipping baggage weight limit according to the class in which you are traveling. So, it would help you a lot in advance to make appropriate packaging within shipping luggage weight limit.
4) Remove unnecessary items: If you are going to stay in some hotels during your holidays so confirm it from hotel management about what accessories will they provide to you. So, you can leave those items at home that will help to reduce your luggage weight.
5) Carry only really required items: It’s the fact that all of us carry irrelevant items while doing packing for the holidays. So, always try to make the choice of only such items which are going to use optimal during your stay.
6) Excess baggage carrying shipping companies: Contact to luggage shipping companies that provide special facilities to carry excess baggage and deliver it to your desired destination.