Virgin America Airlines

Important Information

Online check-in & baggage payment

Check-in Online: Within 24 hrs of scheduled departure flight; then simply drop off bags at “Baggage Drop” or curbside check-in station within 6 hrs of departure. Higher fees apply for Airport check-in. Check-in closes 45 min. prior to flights with U.S., Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands, and 1 hr prior to international flights.

Carry-on Baggage Rules & Fees

You may carry (a) on one bag up to outside linear dimensions of 50 inches (i.e, 10x16x24 inches) & up to 16 pounds; (b) one personal item (briefcase, garment bag, laptop computer, purse or small backpack) and (3) camera, umbrella, diaper bag, assistive devices, outer garments, reading material & on-board food. All items must fit either into the overhead bin or under your seat. If baggage cannot be safely stowed it will be moved to to the aircraft's baggage hull, considered as checked baggage, and charged accordingly.

BAGGAGE RULES & FEES BY DESTINATION

  • Destination All Destinations (except to/from Mexico or Canada)
  • Linear dimensions/weight 62in/50lb; except first bag 62in/70lb
  • Regular size & weight fees $25 for bag 1 under 70 lb; $25 for bags 2-10 under 50 lb
  • Overweight fees $50 each for 50-69lb (except first bag); $100 each for 70-100 lb. Over 100 lb not allowed.
  • Oversized fees $50 each for 62-80in. Over 80 inches not allowed.
  • Main Cabin class Main Cabin class
  • Main Cabin Select Main Cabin Select
  • First Class First Class
  • Destination To/from Mexico or to/from Canada
  • Linear dimensions/weight 62in/50lb; except first bag 62in/70lb
  • Regular size & weight fees $25 for bag 1 under 70 lb; $25 for bags 2-10 under 50 lb
  • Overweight fees $50 each for 50-69lb (except first bag); $100 each for 70-100 lb. Over 100 lb not allowed.
  • Oversized fees $50 each for 62-80in. Over 80 inches not allowed. Also applies to Preferred Classes.
  • Main Cabin class to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico Main Cabin class to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico
  • Main Cabin Select to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico Main Cabin Select to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico
  • First Class to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico First Class to/fr Toronto, Canada, and to/fr San Jose Del Cabo or Cancun, Mexico