Instruments

Passengers with Instruments

Instrument cases with a total length, width, and height of less than 115 cm

An instrument case such as the above may be brought aboard. In the cabin, please stow it in the shared overhead bins above your seat or under the seat in front of you.

Instrument cases with a total length, width, and height of more than 115 cm

Passengers wishing to check an instrument

Please bring your instrument to the baggage counter and check it there.

Passengers wishing to carry on an instrument

Instruments can be carried on after paying the special passenger fee (excluding double basses).

Lending instrument cases

How to use

  • Please apply through the Reservation and Information Center or the travel company with which you made your reservation.
  • Reservations are accepted up to 2 days before the boarding date (the initial trip's boarding date for round trips).
  • As there is a limit to the number of each kind of specialized case, rental may not be available due to the conditions of the case's use.
  • Checking of the instrument, its placement into the case, and its stabilization in the case may take time, so please check it at least 1 hour before the departure time.
Type 【For carry-on】Violin Cases
How to Use The violin or other small instrument belonging to the passenger can be brought aboard after being put into the carry-on violin case (available for reservation).
Please check personal cases.
The instrument's placement into the case is to be done by the passenger.
size Carry-on violin cases can store a 4/4 size violin (a total length of 58.9 cm and a maximum width of 20.8 cm) as well as 2 bows.
Type 【For checked baggage】Guitar Cases
How to Use Guitar cases are available for rent if you wish (available for reservation).
Please ask the staff at the departure airport baggage counter.
size Inner dimensions: 132cm length × 40cm width × 17cm height
Type 【For checked baggage】Small Instruments Cases Like Violins
How to Use Small instrument cases may be rented out for multiply checked instruments if you wish (available for reservation).
Please ask the staff at the departure airport baggage counter.
size Inner dimensions: 90cm length × 40cm width × 27cm height
Type 【For checked baggage】Double Bass Cases
How to Use Contact the Reservation and Information Center beforehand, regardless of whether cases are available for rent or not.
Specialized cases are available for rent if you wish (available for reservation).
The double bass's placement into the case is to be done by the passenger.
size Outer dimensions: 211cm length × 82cm width × height 61cm