Airline Baggage Fees

Some US airlines and their luggage fees:

-AirTran
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$20 for 1st bag
-$25 for 2nd checked bag
-Alaska Air
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$20 for 1st checked bag
-$20 for 2nd checked bag
-Allegiant*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$35 for 1st bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag
-American Airlines
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st checked bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag ($50-60 for 2nd checked bag on international flights, depending on destination)
-Delta Air Lines*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st checked bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag ($55 for 2nd checked bag on international flights)
-Frontier*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$20 for 1st bag
-$20 for 2nd checked bag
-Hawaiian Airlines*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag ($50 for 2nd checked bag on international flights)
-jetBlue
-No fee for carry-on bags
-No fee for 1st checked bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag
-Southwest
-No fee for carry-on bags
-No fee for 1st checked bag
-No fee for 2nd checked bag
-Spirit Air**
-Between $20-45 for carry-on bags
-Up to $38 for 1st checked bag
-Up to $45 for 2nd checked bag
-Sun Country*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag
-United Airlines* ‡
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st checked bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag (up to $50 for 2nd checked bag on international flights)
-US Airways*
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st checked bag
-$35 for 2nd checked bag ($55 for 2nd checked bag on international flights)
-Virgin America
-No fee for carry-on bags
-$25 for 1st bag
-$25 for 2nd checked bag
* These airlines offer a discount on checked bag fees if you check in and pay for your bags online ahead of time.
** Spirit Air’s prices vary depending on whether you’re a “fare club member” or not, and then whether you check your bags at the gate.
‡ United offers a deal where you pay an annual fee of $249 to check 2 bags per flight all year.

DOMESTIC FEES

INTERNATIONAL FEES