PUBLISHED: 16:54, Sat, Nov 2, 2019 | UPDATED: 17:05, Sat, Nov 2, 2019
Hand luggage for flights comes with plenty of rules and restrictions on airlines. Ryanair and easyJet are particularly strict these days with what you can take into the cabin for free. With such a limited cabin luggage allowance it’s key to be clever when packing.
When assembling hand luggage it’s important to take everything you’ll need for the holiday.
At the same time, it’s vital to avoid packing anything necessary in the bag.
There are certain tips and tricks which can help travellers with this process.
Flight comparison website Skyscanner has shared its advice for packing hand luggage.
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Flights: Ryanair and easyJet are particularly strict with hand luggage allowance (Image: Getty Images)
Flights: With such a limited cabin luggage allowance it’s key to be clever when packing (Image: Getty Images)
Skyscanner recommends including one item which could help you beat the rules - although it might surprise you.
The travel site advises packing washing powder or detergent in hand luggage.
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