How Much Do Overweight Luggage Fees Cost?

Overweight luggage fees can cost you an extra money when you are flying with almost any airline.  Most of the time, the weight limit on a single suitcase is 50 pounds, and if your suitcase is heavier than this, you will need to pay extra in order to check your bag.

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How much are airline overweight baggage fees?

AirlineOverweight Baggage Fees
Alaska Airlines$75
Allegiant Airlines$50 to $75, depending on the weight
American Airlines$100 to $200, depending on the weight
Frontier Airlines$35 to $200, depending on the weight
Hawaiian Airlines$35 to $200, depending on the weight
JetBlue$100
Southwest$75
Spirit$30 to $100, depending on the weight
Sun Country$75
United Airlines$100 to $200, depending on the weight
Virgin Airlines$50 to $100, depending on the weight
AirlineOverweight Baggage Fees
Aer Lingus$100
Aeroflot Russian Airlines$100 to $150, depending on the weight
Aeromexico$35 to $200, depending on the weight
Air Canada$105
Air China$75 to $110, depending on the weight
Air France$100 to $200, depending on the weight
Air New Zealand$150
Air Tahiti Nui$75 to $100, depending on the weight
Air Transat$75
Aviaca$90 to $150
Cathay Pacific Airways$100
El Al Israel AIrlines$55 to $100, depending on the weight
Emirates$50
Eva Airways$30 to $500, depending on the weight
Finnair$100
Iberia$100
Insel AIr$40
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines$100
Korean Air$100 to $200, depending on the weight
LOT Polish Airlines$70 to $225, depending on the weight
Lufthansa German Airlines$75 to $450, depending on the weight
Philippine Airlines$150 to $450, depending on the weight
Qantas Airlines$75
Sas Scandinavian Airlines$250
Singapore Airlines$100 to $225, depending on the weight
South African Airways$200 to $400, depending on the weight
Swiss$300 to $450, depending on the weight
Turkish Airlines$80 to $150, depending on the weight
WestJet$55 to $65
WOW Air$20

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