Quick Answer: Do Soda Bottles Explode On Planes?

Can you put fizzy drinks in your suitcase?

They will be fine.

I’ve never checked soda, but have many times carried beer and wine and never had a problem.

The cargo hold is pressurized and heated like the main cabin, so while the atmospheric pressure will be lower it won’t be enough to make them explode..

Can you pack carbonated drinks in checked luggage?

All carbonated drinks are fine to bring in checked bags, but even if carefully packed, there’s a good chance it’ll explode in your suitcase due to changes in air pressure. When it comes to your carry-on, you’ll have to toss your soda before security because bottles and cans exceed 3.4 ounces.

Can you put food in your checked luggage?

Solid food items (not liquids or gels) can be transported in either your carry-on or checked bags. Liquid or gel food items larger than 3.4 oz are not allowed in carry-on bags and should be placed in your checked bags if possible.

Will soda bottle explode in checked luggage?

Re: Can I store Coca Cola in checked baggage? They will be fine. I’ve never checked soda, but have many times carried beer and wine and never had a problem. The cargo hold is pressurized and heated like the main cabin, so while the atmospheric pressure will be lower it won’t be enough to make them explode.

Do beer bottles explode on airplanes?

No. The cargo hold is pressurized just like the cabin. Your beer cans won’t explode because of air pressure. However, luggage handlers are not renowned for being the most gentle people.

Will drinks explode in checked luggage?

Although your can of soda isn’t likely to explode, it’s still better to transport soda and other carbonated beverages in ways other than simply throwing them in your luggage and hoping for the best. Your luggage likely has other items, like clothes or souvenirs, that you don’t want to be covered in Coca-Cola or Pepsi.

Will LIquids explode in checked luggage?

The TSA doesn’t impose any liquid limits on checked bags, with the exception of hard alcohol (more on that in a minute). For travelers packing liquids in checked baggage, the major concern should be preparing these containers, so they don’t explode during your flight and ruin everything else in the suitcase.

Can I put a glass bottle in my suitcase?

According to the TSA website which lists items you can bring in a plane and banned items, you are allowed to bring a glass bottle in your carryons or as checked baggage . If there are liquids in the bottle , TSA has the right to inspect the contents for banned liquid substances.

Will soda explode on a plane?

5. Re: Soda, can/bottles in checked luggage? Never a good idea in checked luggage because of the pressure in the hold. Absolutely can explode in the luggage.

Will a glass bottle of soda explode on a plane?

There won’t be any problems with pressure. The cargo hold is at the same pressure as the cabin. I have never heard of glass bottles exploding in Denver or Colorado Springs, so I’m sure they’ll be fine. One tip is to follow the requirements of packing wine in a suitcase.

What is not allowed in checked baggage?

Solid food items (not liquids or gels) can be transported in either your carry-on or checked bags. Liquid or gel food items larger than 3.4 oz are not allowed in carry-on bags and should be placed in your checked bags if possible.