Information on Hong Kong, China


Due to enhanced security measures at the Hong Kong International Airport, flammable liquids, corrosive substances and gas cylinders posing a risk to the safety of the aircraft are not allowed on board, either as checked luggage or hand baggage.

Travellers departing from, or transiting in, Hong Kong, China, are prohibited from carrying sharp objects such as knives, cutters, scissors, razor blades, and household cutlery in their carry-on hand baggage. These items must be stored in checked luggage.

Carry-on liquids, gels and aerosols must be stored in containers no bigger than 100 ml and placed in a single (maximum one per passenger) transparent resealable bag with a capacity not exceeding one litre. Exemptions can be made for medications, baby milk, food and special dietary requirements, subject to verification.

Further details on airport security can be obtained from the Hong Kong International Airport website at:

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