Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance

Find the complete guide of the Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance baggage policy. Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance baggage policy, allowance, fees, restrictions, and charges.

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1932

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Find the complete guide of the Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance baggage policy. Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance baggage policy, allowance, fees, restrictions, and charges.

Baggage Allowance and Fees

Are you planning to fly with Alaska Airlines? Find solution's you need to know about Alaska Airlines baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.

Carry-On Baggage

Alaska Airlines passengers are permitted to bring on-board the aircraft one piece of cabin baggage, plus one personal item, such as a briefcase, camera bag or small backpack. Your carry-on baggage should fit into the Alaska Airlines overhead bins or under the seat in front of you.

Carry-on baggage cannot exceed 114 centimetres in combined width, length and height; this includes any wheels and handles– with the exception of some of the musical instruments that fit in the Alaska Airlines overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Alaska Airlines.

Due to limited overhead space, Alaska Airlines passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on-board the Alaska Airlines aircraft.

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Alaska Airlines website for more information.

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Alaska Airlines website for more information.

Checked Baggage

When travelling with Alaska Airlines, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, Alaska Airlines may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on Alaska Airlines official site https://www.alaskaair.com/.

This may wary between routes. Visit the Alaska Airlines website for more information.

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Alaska Airlines, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the Alaska Airlines website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

Alaska Airlines permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on Alaska Airlines flights. Due to the size of baggage, some of the items may be counted as a standard checked bags. However, Alaska Airlines will be considered as overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by Alaska Airlines. Please visit the Alaska Airlines website directly.

Alaska Airlines on and bringing pets on board.

Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic USA flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the USA.

The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of Alaska Airlines carry-on luggage.

Alaska Airlines carry on and Alaska Airlines prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Alaska Airlines flights cabin baggage include:

  • Hoverboards,
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7,
  • Fireworks,
  • Bleach,
  • Firearms.

Alaska Airlines baggage policy and allowance FAQ's


1. What is Alaska Airlines' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Alaska Airlines' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Alaska Airlines Connection)
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height).
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.

Excess baggage fees
Checking excess baggage, meaning three or more bags per passenger, on Alaska Airlines flights will cost $85-$95 per bag.

Overweight baggage fees
Overweight and Oversized bags is considered any bag weighing more than 50lbs. The fees for checking overweight baggage on Alaska Airlines are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on Alaska Airlines.

Oversized baggage fees
Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. Alaska Airlines oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.

2. Are there fees for baggage on Alaska Airlines?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active USA military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Alaska Airlines' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Alaska Airlines sponsored credit/charge card.