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Checked Baggage

Free baggage allowance for international flights

When connecting to another airline, the airline’s free baggage allowance standards may differ from ours.
Bags may only be checked in at check-in counters or through automated baggage check-in kiosks before entering the departure hall.

Permitted dimensions

Size (sum of three dimensions): not exceeding L+W+H=158 cm (including handles and wheels)

Regardless of your class, the maximum size per bag is 158 cm.

Free baggage allowance by Routes

U.S. Routes
Baggage Allowance for U.S. Routes

First Class
(Adult, Child*)
Business Class
(Adult, Child*)
Economy Class
(Adult, Child*)
Infant
32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 32 kg (70 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 3

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 32 kg (70 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 2

23 kg(50 lbs) 23 kg(50 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 23 kg (50 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 2

23 kg(50 lbs) Stroller

Weight: not exceeding 23 kg (50 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 1 bag plus 1 folding stroller,portable cradle,
or infant car seat

  • For children, you may add one of the following: portable stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.
Non-U.S. Routes
Baggage Allowance for Non-U.S. Routes

First Class
(Adult, Child*)
Business Class
(Adult, Child*)
Economy Class
(Adult, Child*)
Infant
32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 32 kg (70 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 3

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 32 kg (70 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 2

23 kg(50 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 23 kg (50 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 1

10 kg(22 lbs) Stroller

Weight: not exceeding 10 kg (22 lbs)
Quantity allowed: 1 bag plus 1 folding stroller,portable cradle,
or infant car seat

  • For children, you may add one of the following: portable stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.

When flying domestic:

  • Free baggage allowance for domestic flights is based on weight.
  • Baggage check may be denied if the sum of the three sides of each piece of baggage exceeds 158 cm.
    (Please speak with the airline in advance if you have baggage with a sum of three sides between 159 - 203 cm).
  • Domestic flights connecting with international flights are subject to free baggage allowance regulations for international flights.
  • Domestic codeshare flights with Air Busan are subject to Air Busan’s free baggage allowance regulations.
  • To prevent damage and avoid injury to the baggage handler, all baggage items must be less than 32 kg.
    Baggage check may be denied for baggage that exceeds 32 kg.

Free baggage allowance for domestic flights

Free Baggage Allowance for Domestic Flights

Economy Class (Adult, Child*) Infant
20 kg(44 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 20 kg (44 lbs)

Stroller

1 folding stroller, 1 bassinet,
or 1 infant car seat

  • For children, you may add one of the following: portable stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.

First Class

International Flights (U.S. Routes/Non-U.S. Routes)
Baggage Allowance for First Class International Flights

Platinum/Diamond Plus/Diamond Gold Silver
32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

4 (max 32 kg per item)

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 9 kg(19 lbs)

4 (3 items not exceeding 32 kg
plus 1 item not exceeding 9 kg)

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

3 (max 32 kg per item)

Business Class

International Flights (U.S. Routes/Non-U.S. Routes)
Baggage Allowance for Business Class International Flights

Platinum/Diamond Plus/Diamond Gold Silver
32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

3 (max 32 kg per item)

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs) 9 kg(19 lbs)

3 (2 items not exceeding 32 kg
plus 1 item not exceeding 9 kg)

32 kg(70 lbs) 32 kg(70 lbs)

2 (max 32 kg per item)

Economy Class

International Flights (U.S. Routes)
Baggage Allowance for Economy Class International Flights (U.S. Routes)

Platinum/Diamond Plus/Diamond Gold Silver
23 kg(50 lbs) 23 kg(50 lbs) 23 kg

3 (max 23 kg per item)
* You can also select Gold member benefits.
No multiple selections allowed.

32 kg(70 lbs) 23 kg(50 lbs)

2 (1 item not exceeding 32 kg
plus 1 item not exceeding 23 kg)

23 kg(50 lbs) 23 kg(50 lbs)

2 (max 23 kg per item)

International Flights (Non-U.S. Routes)
Baggage Allowance for Economy Class International Flights (Non-U.S. Routes)

Platinum/Diamond Plus/Diamond Gold Silver
23 kg(50 lbs) 23 kg(50 lbs)

2 (max 23 kg per item)
* You can also select Gold member benefits.
No multiple selections allowed.

32 kg(70 lbs)

1 (max 32 kg)

23 kg(50 lbs)

1 (max 23 kg)

Domestic Flights
Baggage Allowance for Economy Class Domestic Flights

Platinum/Diamond Plus/Diamond Diamond Gold Silver
50 kg(110 lbs)

50 kg

40 kg(88 lbs)

40 kg

30 kg(66 lbs)

30 kg

20 kg(44 lbs)

20 kg

Notes
  • When connecting to another airline, the free baggage allowance of the airline may differ from ours.
  • Diamond, Diamond Plus and Platinum members are eligible to receive Star Alliance Gold membership benefits when boarding a Star Alliance flight, and the maximum weight of one free additional bag may vary according to the member airline’s regulations.