Checked Baggage
Previous Checked Baggage Fees

We want to make sure you understand baggage fees, since you’re subject to the published fees at the time of your ticket purchase. If you purchased tickets prior to the effective date of our current standard checked baggage fees , the fees may differ.

The fees that apply for checking up to two bags that meet our standard checked baggage guidelines are based on:

  • Where you are traveling
  • When you bought your ticket

Select passengers and customers may receive additional free checked baggage:

  • Delta One®, Delta Premium Select, First and Business Class passengers
  • SkyMiles Diamond, Platinum, Gold and Silver Medallion® Members
  • Active-duty U.S. military members traveling on orders

North America


Latin America
GEOGRAPHICAL REGION
TICKET PURCHASE DATE

FEES (EACH WAY)1
Travel between U.S. and U.S.
Ticketing before 1p (ET) September 19, 2018 
1st Bag: $25, 2nd Bag: $35
Travel between U.S. and Canada
Ticketing before 1p (ET) September 19, 2018
1st Bag: 25 USD/CAD, 2nd Bag: 35 USD/CAD

Latin America and Caribbean


Latin America
GEOGRAPHICAL REGION
TICKET PURCHASE DATE

FEES (EACH WAY)1
Travel between U.S., Canada and Argentina, Chile, Peru, Brazil
Ticketing before February 26, 2020
Main Cabin/Comfort+ 2nd bag: Free
Travel between Los Angeles (LAX) and Guatemala City (GUA)
Ticketing before December 4, 2019
1st bag: Free
Travel between U.S./Canada and the Caribbean/USVI/Central America/Guyana/Bermuda
Ticketing before 1p (ET) September 19, 2018
1st Bag 25 USD/CAD
Travel between Mexico/Central America/Caribbean and Mexico/Central America/Caribbean
Ticketing before 1p (ET) September 19, 2018
1st Bag $25
Travel between Atlanta and Panama City, Panama (PTY)
Ticketing before 1p (ET) September 19, 2018
Basic Economy 1st Bag: Free
Travel between U.S./Canada and Ecuador
Ticketing before March 16, 2018
2nd bag free

All Other International Destinations


For all other destinations not specified above, our current checked baggage fees apply for all ticket purchase dates.

Remember that additional fees may apply if you check more than two bags or if your checked bags exceed our size and weight restrictions.

 1CAD amounts will be charged for other itineraries originating in Canada.

Sporting Equipment


Asia, Africa, The Middle East, Australia & Europe
SPORTS BAG
TICKET PURCHASE DATE
FEES/ALLOWANCE (EACH WAY)
Antlers

Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-115 Linear Inches, 100lbs
Archery
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
62 linear inches, 50lbs
Bicycles 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Brazil, Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-150 USD for travel to/from Brazil
-62 linear inches, 70lbs
Boogie / skim board
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-All travel regions excluding Brazil: normal bag fees apply
-Travel to/from Brazil: normal bag fees apply
-43 linear inches, 50lbs
Fishing 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
62 linear inches, 50lbs
Folding Kayak 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019

-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (CAD amount will be charged exit Canada)

-62 linear inches, 50lbs

Golf equipment 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
115 Linear Inches, 50lbs
Hockey / lacrosse
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
80 linear inches, 50lbs
Javelin 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
80 linear inches, 50lbs
Kiteboards
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-115 Linear Inches, 70 lbs
Knee / wake boards
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
62 linear inches, 50lbs
Scuba equipment
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-62 linear inches, 70lbs
Skateboards 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
62 linear inches, 50lbs
Ski / snowboard
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
80 linear inches, 50lbs
Surfboards
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-20 USD/CAD fee for travel between Honolulu (HNL) and Maui (OGG)
-115 linear inches, 70lbs
Windsurfing boards 
Ticketing before 12AM (ET) July 17, 2019)
-150 USD/CAD for travel to all regions (excluding Europe and North Africa)
-150 USD, 175 CAD*, or 125 EUR* for travel to/from Europe or North Africa
-20 USD/CAD fee for travel between Honolulu (HNL) and Maui (OGG)
-115 linear inches, 70lbs

*CAD amount will be charged exit Canada, and EUR amount will be charged exit Europe.