Oversize and overweight bags

Fees and seasonal limitations vary by destination. Contact Reservations for help and to make sure your oversize bag will fit on the plane. Also, more than one fee may apply to a bag. For example, the checked bag fee + oversize fee + overweight fee.

Reservations and ticket changes

Oversize bags

We don't accept checked bags over 126 in / 320 cm.

All bag fees are non-refundable and apply per person, each way.

Fees to / from Japan

When traveling to or from Japan you will be charged $200 (JPY20,00) for bags larger than 62 in / 158cm.

Please note that your fee is charged in JPY only when flying from Japan. Your fee will be charged in USD when flying:

  • Between all other Asian countries and the U.S.
  • From the U.S. to Japan

Fees to / from U.S. Domestic

Region Larger than 62 in / 158 cm
Between U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada $200
Mexico / Caribbean / Central and South America* $200
Brazil* $150
Europe (transatlantic) $150
China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Australia (transpacific) $200

Overweight bags

We don't accept checked bags over 100 lbs / 45 kgs.

All bag fees are non-refundable and apply per person, each way.

First and Business, Executive Platinum and oneworld® Emerald members can check bag up to 70 lbs / 32 kgs at no extra cost.

Checked bag policy

Fees to / from Japan

When traveling to or from Japan you will be charged $100 (JPY 10,000) for bags weighing 51 lbs. / 23 kgs - 70 lbs. / 32 kgs and $450 (JPY 45,000) for bags weighing 71lbs. / 32kgs - 100lbs. /45kgs.

Please note that your fee is charged in JPY only when flying from Japan. Your fee will be charged in USD when flying:

  • Between all other Asian countries and the U.S.
  • From the U.S. to Japan

Fees to / from U.S. Domestic

Region 51 lbs / 23 kgs - 70 lbs / 32 kgs 71 lbs / 32 kgs - 100 lbs / 45 kgs
Between U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada $100 $200
Mexico / Caribbean / Central and South America* $100 $200 (Not accepted to/from Cuba)
Brazil* $100 $200
Europe (transatlantic) $100 Not accepted
China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Australia (transpacific) $100 $450 (Not accepted to/from Australia)

*Year-round checked bag limitations apply to some cities in Mexico, Caribbean, and South America. For Brasilia, Recife and Salvador, we don't accept checked bags over 70lbs/32kgs or checked bags/boxes over 62in/158cm.

Bag regions