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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 A+B+C = 158cm(62 inch) (including handles and wheels)

Regardless of your class, the maximum size per bag is 158cm(62 inch).

Free baggage allowance by Routes

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

Business Class
(Adult, Child*)
Economy Class
(Adult, Child*)
Infant
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

  • For children/infant, you may add one of the following: stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.
  • Business Class regulations apply to Business Suite
  • For the U.S. territories such as Saipan, regulations for non-U.S. segments apply
Non-U.S. Routes
Baggage Allowance for Non-U.S. Routes

Business Class
(Adult, Child*)
Economy Class
(Adult, Child*)
Infant
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

  • For children/infant, you may add one of the following: stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.
  • Business Class regulations apply to Business Suite
Notes
  • Security screening supervisors at the airport or the air carrier may refuse to accept your checked baggage if they believe there are items in your baggage that could compromise the safety of the aircraft or the passenger crew.
  • The following items are prohibited from being transported in checked baggage, and must be transported in your carry-on baggage.
    • Items that are easily damaged, items that are prone to decomposition
    • Health related medicine
    • Expensive personal electronics or data such as laptops, computers, mobile phones, cameras, and filming equipment
    • Cash, expensive or valuable items such as jewelry or precious metals, securities, documents such as contracts and papers, passports, IDs, samples, antiques, artwork, and other items that are difficult to value

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.
  • Plastic wrap for baggage is available for a fee, Refunds not permitted. Price KRW 2,000(73cm x 110cm)
  • Depending on the airport situation at the departure point, baggage (such as strollers) may be refused at the boarding gate
  • Large baggage on domestic flights is subject to a KRW 10,000 handling fee.
  • Excess baggage is subject to a KRW 2,000 per kilogram.

Free baggage allowance for domestic flights

Free Baggage Allowance for Domestic Flights

Business Class (Adult, Child*) Infant
30 kg(66 lbs)

Weight: not exceeding 30 kg (66 lbs)

Stroller

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

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: stroller, baby walker, car seat, or bassinet.

Free Baggage Allowance by Asiana Club Elite Membership Level

Free Baggage Allowance by Asiana Club Elite Membership Level

Cabin Class Gold Diamond Diamond Plus Platinum
Business Class 40Kg 50Kg 60Kg 60Kg
Economy Class 30Kg 40Kg 50Kg 50Kg

To categorize large baggage for domestic flights

To categorize large baggage for domestic flights

Category Item/Volume Subject of charge
Small/Medium
  • Item : No restrictions
  • Volume: Sum of length, width, height does not exceed 158 cm
  • No handling fee is charged
Large
  • Item : Skis, Snowboards, Surfboards, Bicycles, Large musical Instuments, etc.
  • Volume: Sum of length, width, height exceeds 158 cm
  • A KRW 10,000 handling fee is charged
  • When the free baggage allowance limit is exceeded, additional charges apply

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)

  • Business Class regulations apply to Business Suite class
Domestic Flights
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Platinum/Diamond Plus Diamond Gold Silver
60kg(132lbs)

60kg

50kg(110lbs)

50kg

40kg(88lbs)

40kg

30kg(66lbs)

30kg

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 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.