Airline |
Allowance |
Max wt
per piece |
Max size per
piece |
AirTran |
One free
2nd is $10 via online checkin or $20 at airport ($25 as of 9/18/08) $50 per extra piece |
50lbs
$29 if 51-70lbs ($39 as of 9/18/08)
$69 if 71-100lbs ($79 as of 9/18/08) |
61"
$29 if 62-70" ($39 as of 9/18/08)
$69 if 71-100" ($79 as of 9/18/08) |
Alaska (and also Horizon) |
One free
2nd is free to first class and MVP Gold members,
otherwise $25
3 - 6 bags @ $100 each
7+ bags @ $150 each |
50lbs $50 if
51-100lbs
Either extra weight or extra piece charge
applies (whichever is greater) but not both |
62" $50 if 63"-80"
$75 if 81"-115"
Either extra weight or extra piece charge
applies (whichever is greater) but not both |
American |
$15 for
first bag $25
for second bag
3-5 bags @
$100 each
6+ bags @ $200 each
Exceptions for full fare Coach, Business and
First class tickets, and for AAdvantage Gold
members |
50lbs on
both domestic and international flights
$50 if 51-70lbs
$100 if 71-100lbs |
under 62"
$150 for up to 115" in addition to overweight
and/or extra piece charges |
Continental |
One free
2nd is free to OnePass Elite and full Coach
passengers, otherwise $25 3
free for First class
$150 per extra bag
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
70lbs for First class and OnePass Elite
$50 if 51-70lbs
Over 70lbs not accepted
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$100 for oversize, max size of 115"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Delta |
One free
$50 for second bag
$125 for 3rd bag
4 - 10 bags @ $200 each
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$90 if 51-70lbs
$175 if 71-100lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$175 for 62"-80"
Max oversize is 80"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Frontier |
One free
$25 for second bag
$50 per extra piece
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$75 for up to 100lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$75 for up to 80"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Hawaiian |
$15 for one bag
$25 for second bag
3 - 6 bags @ $100 each
7+ bags @ $200 each |
50lbs
$25 if 51-70lbs
Over 70lbs not accepted |
62"
'The charge for an oversized bag may depend on
what you're transporting'.
Max oversize
is 80" |
JetBlue |
One free
$20 for second bag
$75 for extra bags
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$50 if 51-70lbs
$100 if 71-99lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$75 for 63"-80"
Max oversize is 80"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Midwest |
One free
$20 for second bag
$100 for each extra bag
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$50 if 51-70lbs
$65 for 71-100lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$80 for 63"-115"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Northwest |
$15 for
first bag $25
for second bag
$100 for each extra bag
NW WorldPerks Elite Silver can take two bags
free; first class can take two free 70lb bags
and one free 40lb bag
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$50 if 51-70lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$100 for 63"-160"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Southwest |
Two free
3rd bag is $25
4-9 extra pieces at $50 each
10+ @ $110 each |
50lbs
$25 if 51-70lbs
$50 for 71-100lbs |
62"
$50 for oversize
Max oversize is 80" |
Spirit |
$15 for
first bag if online checkin, $25 at airport
$25 for second bag, either online or at airport
3 - 5 pieces $100 each, space available |
50lbs
$50 if 51-70lbs
$100 if 71-99lbs |
62"
$100 for 63-80"
$150 for 80+"
Max oversize is 160" with no more than 80" in
any dimension |
United |
$15 for
first bag $25
for second bag
3 - 6 bags @ $125
7+ bags @ $250
two bags free for Mileage Plus Premier
Associates, and first and business class
passengers.
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
70lbs for Global Services, 1K, Premier Executive
Mileage Plus members and Star Alliance Gold
members on any fare
$125 if 51-99lbs
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$125 for up to 115"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
US Airways |
$15 for
first bag $25
for second bag
two bags free for Dividend Miles preferred
members, Envoy and first class passengers
1-7 extra pieces @ $100 each
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
50lbs
$50 if 51-70lbs
$100 if 71-100lbs
100lbs max wt
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
62"
$100 for 62-80"
Overweight and oversize and extra bag fees are
all cumulative |
Virgin America |
One free, up
to 70lbs $25
for second bag, up to 50lbs
Up to 8 extra bags $50 each, weighing less than
50lbs each |
50lbs (70lbs
for first bag)
$50 if 51-70lbs
$100 if 71-100lbs
First bag is $50 for 71-100lbs |
62"
$50 for 63-100" |