Corsair, also known as Corsair International, is a French airline primarily providing long-haul flights to destinations in Africa and the Americas. From its main operating base at Paris Orly Airport, the airline flies to 9 destinations and has a fleet of 7 aircraft. First established in 1981 under the name of Corse Air International, Corsair is now under the ownership of TUI Group.

*This information is correct as of February 2017

Why Fly with Corsair

How to Check in

Corsair enables passengers to check-in either online or at the airport at your own convenience. If choosing to check-in online, this is available from 48 hours up to 2 hours before scheduled flight departure times. During the online check-in process passengers are either able to print off a boarding pass or receive a mobile boarding pass. You are also able to select a seat during check-in at no additional charge to sit where you like. If choosing to check-in at the airport, the airline advises passengers to arrive at Paris Orly Airport at least 4 hours before departure. Check-in desks close 1 hour before flights leave, except for flights to and from Dakar and Abidjan which close 90 minutes before.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Passengers on board Corsair flights are entitled to bring baggage to check-in, although how much you are allowed will depend on your flight class and destination. Additionally, all passengers are able to bring one item of hand baggage on board flights no heavier than 10kg or larger than 55cm x 40cm x 20cm on top of a personal item such as a handbag or laptop. For Africa flights, Horizon Class passengers are allowed to bring two items of checked baggage up to 23kg each, while on non-Africa flights this is reduced to one bag. Grand Large Class passengers are entitled to two items up to 32kg each on all flights.


Corsair flights offer a regular Economy Class in addition to a Grand Large Class offering spacious legroom. Regular passengers are afforded ample legroom on flights, while Grand Large Class passengers can stretch out with a seat pitch of 46 inches. During the online check-in process, travelers are able to select a preferred seat at no extra charge.

Booking Fees

Any additional charges applicable to your fare will be clearly shown during the booking process.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.