American Airlines Baggage Policy varies according to destinations and type of class. Here we will provide details about American Airlines checked baggage, carry-on / hand baggage, baggage limitations, extra baggage fees and other related policies.
American Airlines Baggage Rules
The regular basic fares baggage policy of American Airlines is consists of carry-on baggage, checked baggage and sporting equipment. These are given below:
- 1 personal item – Fee free
- 1 carry-on item – Fee free
- Applicable Fees per bag changes according to number of checked bags
- Overweight and Oversize bags: Fees per bag applies according to weight and size.
- There is applicable fees for different sporting equipment.
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American Airlines Carry-on Baggage Policy:
The American Airlines Carry on Baggage Policy is given below:
|No. of Bags||Size||Fee|
|1 carry-on bag||45 linear inches (22 x 14 x 9 in) or 115 centimeters (56 x 36 x 23 cm).||Free|
|1 personal item (purse, briefcase, laptop bag)||Personal item should be of proper size to fit under the seat in front of you||Free|
American Airlines Checked Baggage Policy:
American Airlines checked baggage policy is different for people traveling to/ from different locations. The policy is given below:
|Region||Number of Bags||Dimensions||Weight|
|US domestic, Transatlantic, and Transpacific||2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum||62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height)||50 pounds or 23 kilograms (for Brazil: 70 pounds or 32 kilograms)|
|Brazil, the Caribbean Central America, Mexico, and South America||2 bags standard, up to 5 bags maximum|