Reservations: 1-800-400-TACA (8222).
TACA recommends that passengers check in at the airport at least three hours prior to their scheduled flight departure.
Online check-in is available from 24 hours before your flight to three hours before the scheduled departure. You cannot check in online if you’re traveling with your pet or need special services.
Carry-on: One item with a maximum weight of 22lbs and total linear dimensions (length + height + width) of 45in.
Checked: TACA Economy class allows two checked items with maximum weight of 50lbs and total linear dimensions of 62in.
Excess: A $55 fee per piece is charged for bags weighing between 51-70lbs. A $100 fee is charged for bags weighing 71-100lbs.There is a $200 charge for all bags after the second piece, and overweight and oversized charges apply as well.
Seat pitch: 30-32 inches.
Available. Travelers can also request seats by calling TACA reservations.
TACA Airlines allows refunds and flight changes up until the date of the originally scheduled flight. Passengers must outlay the fare difference and any upgrades will be lost.
Children under two years of age may travel with TACA on an infant fare ticket, which is 10 percent of an adult fare. Infant tickets do not include a seat assignment, baggage allowance, or meal service.
TACA does not accept live animals as checked baggage on any flights. Some animals (cats and dogs, including seeing-eye dogs) are accepted for transportation in the cabin. This costs $125 each way plus tax, unless the pet is carried in lieu of any other carry-on items, in which case there is no charge.
Instruments may be checked, carried on as baggage, or can "sit" in its own seat. There is no additional cost for checking your instrument as long as its weight does not exceed more than 22lbs.
On flights between one and one and half hours, complimentary snacks and soft drinks will be served. Flight from one and a half to three hours will get meal service and three or more hours will get a hot meal. There are two ways to enjoy the entertainment on board: the overhead system or your own personal monitor where you can have control of what you watch.
The airline's frequent flier program is called LifeMiles.
TACA’s monthly magazine is entitled Explore.
TACA is a member of the Star Alliance.
TACA, or Transportes Aereos del Continente Americano (Air Transport for American Continent), flies to 50 destinations worldwide.