Bag Charges

By Pro-Lite Australia

 

Air Line- Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia’s fleet includes a number of different aircraft types, all of which have slightly different operational limitations that affect the weight and size of the baggage they can carry.

Aircraft Type Maximum Length
A330, 737, Embraer 3.0 metres in length
ATR72 1.8 metres in length
A320 9.8 metres in length (depending on the flexibility of the item)
F100 6.0 metres in length (depending on the flexibility of the item)

 

Airline - Jetstar

 

Oversized item handling fee – applies per oversized item per flight FlightFee Domestic and International flights with Jetstar Airways (JQ) AUD / NZD $25 Domestic and International flights with Jetstar Japan (GK) JPY ¥2,000 / HKD $140 / TWD $550 / PHP ₱900 / CNY ¥120 International flights with Jetstar Asia (3K) SGD $25 Domestic flights in Vietnam with Jetstar Pacific (BL) VND 200,000₫ / USD $9 International flights with Jetstar Pacific (BL) VND 400,000₫ / USD $18

 

Airline - Qantas

 

Snow skis and snowboards must be protected in a ski bag. If the snow skiing equipment and your checked baggage exceed your checked baggage allowance, airport excess baggage rates apply.

No more than one pair of skis, one pair of stocks/poles and one pair of ski boots is permitted per passenger.

 

For travel within Australia

excess baggage and heavy charges
Destination Charge (inclusive of GST)
Australia Domestic (including QantasLink)
  • A$78 for the first extra piece
  • A$90 for the second and subsequent extra pieces
  • A$50 heavy charge for each piece weighing over 23kg.

International travel - other than the Americas

Table outlining excess baggage charges for international travel other than the Americas.
Destination Charge for each excess kg
International - between Australia and New Zealand, New Caledonia, and Papua New Guinea A$25 per kg
International - between Australia and Asia A$35 per kg
International - between Dubai and London A$40 per kg
International - between Australia and Dubai A$55 per kg
International - between Australia and South Africa, and Europe A$80 per kg

International travel - North and South America only

airport excess baggage charges to the Americas
Destination Charge
International - to the Americas A$175 for the first extra piece
A$75 heavy charge
International - from the Americas US$175 for the first extra piece
US$75 heavy charge
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