General Conditions & Rules
- All baggage is subject to search.
- We reserve the right to refuse any bag that has a size, weight or other condition that poses a safety or annoyance risk to other passengers and/or crew, or baggage that is unsuitable for transportation on the aircraft.
- Specific baggage check-in rules vary by airport and must be met accordingly. Please review airport Check-in Requirements for details.
- Baggage on our flights can be checked at Delta’s airport curbside check-in, at any Delta airport kiosk or online via your computer or mobile phone.
- Please make sure your name is somewhere on your baggage.
- Baggage will only be checked to the destination on your ticket.
Additional restrictions to carry-on baggage may exist due to available space and limitations on certain flights. If you have additional questions, please see a check-in agent for help, or review our Baggage FAQs.
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Complete Baggage Rules
For complete checked and carry-on baggage rules, see Delta's Contract of Carriage.