Are you planning to fly with Jetstar? Find solutions you need to know about Jetstar baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.
Jetstar 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 Jetstar 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 Jetstar overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.
Baggage must meet carry-on size limits of Jetstar.
Due to limited overhead space, Jetstar passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on board the Jetstar aircraft.
Limits apply to certain routes. Visit the Jetstar website for more information.
CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:
No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.
However, this varies across airports. Visit the Jetstar website for more information.
When travelling with Jetstar, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, Jetstar may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on Jetstar official site https://www.jetstar.com/.
This may vary between routes. Visit the Jetstar website for more information.
When travelling with Jetstar, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the Jetstar website for more information and exact fees.
Jetstar permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on Jetstar flights. Due to the size of the baggage, some of the items may be counted as standard checked bags. However, Jetstar will be considered overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by Jetstar. Please visit the Jetstar website directly.
Jetstar on and bringing pets on board.
Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic Melbourne, flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the Melbourne,.
The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of Jetstar carry-on luggage.
☞ What is Jetstar' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?
Jetstar' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:
2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Jetstar 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 Jetstar 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 Jetstar are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on Jetstar.
Oversized baggage fees Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. Jetstar oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.
☞ Are there fees for baggage on Jetstar?
Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active Melbourne, military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Jetstar' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Jetstar sponsored credit/charge card.