Qantas Airways Airlines

Important Information

Online check-in & baggage payment

If you want to bring more than the checked baggage allowance stated below - and you are not traveling from Japan - you can pre-purchase, 7 day up to 3 hours prior to scheduled departure, an additional baggage allowance at a lower rate by visiting Qantas 'Manage Your Booking' website & using your credit card or by redeeming Qantas Frequent Flyer points.

Carry-on Baggage Rules & Fees

Carry-on bag must fit under seat in front of you or in the overhead bin. Rules apply to adult & child fares (for infants you can carry onflight food & diapers). Carry-on rules by countries vary. Allowed carry-on bags (a) within Australia (except Dash 8 & to/fr Olympic Dam) for all classes: two bags 105cm/41in or one bag 105cm/41in plus one bag 185cm/73in, a foldable garment bag or a 115cm/45in bag - each piece up to 7kg/15lb. Dash 8 services & Olympic Dam: each allow one bag 105cm/41in (height, depth & length), Dash 8 with a 7kg/15lb total and Olympic with a 4kg/9lb total. (b) All international destinations: Economy one bag 115cm/45in or a 185cm/73in foldable garment bag; up to 7kg/15lb. First, Business & Premium Economy two bags 115cm/45i or one bag 115cm/45in and one foldable garment bag uup to 185cm/73in.

Checked Baggage Rules & Fees

Checked Baggage Allowance depends on your itinerary, on Qantas Frequent Flyer membership, as well as other factors. Baggage information stated below applies to Qantas & QantasLink flights for adults and children over 2. Note that all Qantas Frequent Flyer & Qantas Club member allowances cannot e combined.

BAGGAGE RULES & FEES BY DESTINATION

  • Destination Domestic Flights Within Australia on Qantas
  • Linear dimensions/weight Baggage allowances will be stated below for (a) tickets issued before Dec.1,2010 for travel any time, or from December 1 for travel before June 1,2011 - referred to as 'A:' ; and for tickets issued from December1,2010 for Travel from June 1,2011, referred to as 'B'. Domestic travel cannot be combined with any international flights on same ticket.
  • Regular size & weight fees Economy (A) 23kg/50lb. (B) 1 bag up to 23 kg free
  • Overweight fees No bag checked may exced 32kg/70lb, and 140cm/54in linear dimension. Pre-purchased add'l bag allowance: (A) 5kg $35, 10kg $70, 15kg $105, 25kg $175, 35kg $245; (B) $15 for first bag, $30 for second bag.
  • Oversized fees According to Ticket by weight or piece: A: Within Australia & to/fr New Zealand $10 per extra kg or $22 per extra piece. B: Within Australia only $10 per kg or first extra bag $30; each bag thereafter $60/each; $20 for each bag over 23kg. To/from New Zealand: $10 per extra kg or first extra bag 30, each bag thereafter $60 each; over 23kg $20/each bag.
  • Business Class Business Class
  • Qantas Club Members Qantas Club Members
  • Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers
  • Platinum Frequent Flyers Platinum Frequent Flyers
  • Destination Domestic Flights Within Australia on QantasLink
  • Linear dimensions/weight Baggage allowances will be stated below for (a): tickets issued before Dec.1,2010 for travel any time, or from December 1 for travel before June 1,2011 - referred to as 'A:' ; and for tickets issued from December1,2010 for Travel from June 1,2011, referred to as 'B'. Domestic travel cannot be combined with any international flights on same ticket.
  • Regular size & weight fees Economy: (A) 23kg/50lb; (B) 1 bag up to 23kg free
  • Overweight fees No bag checked may exced 32kg/70lb, and 140cm/54in linear dimension. Pre-purchased add'l bag allowance: (A) 5kg $35, 10kg $70, 15kg $105, 25kg $175, 35kg $245; (B) $15 for first bag, $30 for second bag.
  • Oversized fees Business Class: (A) 30 kg/66lb; (B) 1 bag up to 32kg
  • Qantas Club Members Qantas Club Members
  • Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers
  • Platinum Frequent Flyers Platinum Frequent Flyers
  • Destination International Flights to Destinations (other than The Americas)*
  • Linear dimensions/weight Baggage allowances will be stated below for (a): tickets issued before Dec.1,2010 for travel any time, or from December 1 for travel before June 1,2011 - referred to as 'A:' ; and for tickets issued from December1,2010 for Travel from June 1,2011, referred to as 'B'. Domestic travel cannot be combined with any international flights on same ticket. Total allowed dimensions of each piece up to 158cm/62in.; no restrictions to number of bags.
  • Regular size & weight fees Eonomy/Premium Economy: A: 23kg/50lb. B: 23kg/50lb free
  • Overweight fees No single item of checked baggge may exceed 32kg/70lb. For international long-haul flights to Europe & South Africa: Pre-purchased add'l bag allowance $175 for 5g; $350 for 10kg; $525 for 15kg; $875 for 25kg; $1,225 for 35kg;
  • Oversized fees ** Pre-purchased additional baggage allowance for flights to/from Asia & New Caledonia/Noumea: $122.5 for 5kg, $245 for 10kg; $367.5 for 15kg; $612.5 for 25kg & $857.5 for 35kg.
  • Business Class Business Class
  • First Class First Class
  • Qantas Club Members Qantas Club Members
  • Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers
  • Destination International Flights to/from North & South America
  • Linear dimensions/weight No single bag may exceed 32kg/70lb. Total dimensions of 2 bags up to 270cm/106in; total dimensions of 3 bags up to 405cm/159in.
  • Regular size & weight fees Economy & Premium Economy: first two bags up to 23kg/each free.
  • Overweight fees Pre-purchased add'l baggage allowance: $105 up to 23kg each bag
  • Oversized fees If ticketed by piece: $150 per extra bag; over 23 kg $50 for each bag.
  • Business/First Class Business/First Class
  • Qantas Club members Qantas Club members
  • Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers Silver & Gold Frequent Flyers
  • Platinum Frequent Flyers Platinum Frequent Flyers