Bag limitations

During busy travel seasons, limitations on checked bags and boxes apply to some destinations.

Seasonal and year-round limitations for checked bags have been updated as of April 23, 2024.

What you can bring

When there are bag limitations you can only bring:

Checked bags

Flagship® First

3 bags

Domestic First

2 bags

Business

2 bags

Premium Economy

2 bags

Main Cabin

2 bags

Checked bag policy

Additional items

Unless there are other restrictions, you can also bring:

  • 1 carry-on item
  • 1 personal item

Carry-on bags

You can also travel with:

  • Sports equipment (additional charges may apply)
  • Assistive devices for customers with disabilities
  • Bags weighing 51 - 70 lbs. (23.1 - 32 kgs) for an applicable charge

What you can’t bring

When traveling to select destinations with bag limitations, you can't travel with:

  • Overweight items (more than 70lb / 32kgs)
  • Oversized items
  • Excess bags (only 2 checked bags* allowed)
  • Boxes**

*3 checked bags allowed seasonally to Havana, Cuba

**A “box” is any container that isn’t normally used for transporting items for air travel; this includes plastic tubs, containers and coolers. If a box is placed inside a bag, box limitations still apply. For travel to / from Mexico on / after May 3, 2023, we do not accept boxes over 80 in / 203 cm to / from locations that allow boxes.

Seasonal limitations

January 10, 2024 – November 15, 2024 and January 13, 2025 – November 15, 2025

Oversize, overweight and excess bag limitations apply for select cities. You can only check 3 bags to these destinations:

Caribbean This content can be expanded

May 25, 2024 – September 8, 2024

Oversize, overweight and excess bag limitations apply for select cities. You can only check 2 bags to these destinations:

Central America This content can be expanded
Mexico This content can be expanded

July 20, 2024 – September 8, 2024

Oversize, overweight and excess bag limitations apply for select cities. You can only check 2 bags to these destinations:

Caribbean This content can be expanded

November 16, 2024 – January 12, 2025

Oversize, overweight and excess bag limitations apply for select cities. You can only check 2 bags to these destinations:

Caribbean This content can be expanded
Central America This content can be expanded
Mexico This content can be expanded
South America This content can be expanded

Year-round limitations

Oversize, overweight and excess bag limitations apply for select cities. You can only check 2 bags to these destinations:

Caribbean This content can be expanded
South America This content can be expanded