Baggage

Fees

Baggage Fees

Each ticketed passenger is allowed one carry-on bag, one personal item (coat or purse), and one checked bag, up to 50 pounds, free of charge.

Effective for PenAir tickets purchased prior to April 14th, the following fees apply:

  • Checked bag #1: Free
  • Checked bag #2: $25.00
  • Checked bag #3: $50.00
  • Checked bag #4+: $75.00 each

Effective for Ravn Alaska and PenAir (not Ravn Connect) tickets purchased or last exchanged on or after April 15th, 2019, the follow fees will apply:

  • Checked bag #1: Free
  • Checked bag #2: $15.00 on Ravn and $25.00 on PenAir
  • Checked bag #3-5: $75.00 each
  • Checked bag #6-8: $100.00 each
  • Check bag #9 or more $150.00 each

Baggage Sizes

We accept baggage subject to the standard charges outlined. Each piece of checked baggage cannot exceed 50 pounds (23kg) and cannot exceed maximum total linear dimensions (length + width + height) of 62 inches (158 cm). Bags exceeding these weights and dimensions will incur additional charges.

Overweight Baggage Fees

Effective for tickets purchased or last exchanged prior to April 14th, the following fees will apply:

  • 51 – 100 pounds: $75 each

Effective for Ravn Alaska and PenAir (not Ravn Connect) tickets purchased or last exchanged on or after April 15th, 2019, the follow fees will apply:

  • 51-70 pounds: $100 each
  • 71-99 pounds: $150 each

Any piece over 100 pounds must travel as cargo

Oversize Baggage Fees

Effective for PenAir tickets purchased prior to April 14th, the following fees apply:

  • Oversize bage fee (63″-115″): $50 each

Effective for Ravn Alaska and PenAir (not Ravn Connect) tickets purchased or last exchanged on or after April 15th, 2019, the follow fees will apply:

  • Oversize bag fee (63″ -115″): $75.00

Baggage weighing over 100 pounds and/or over 115″/292cm will not be accepted as checked baggage. Any items over 100 pounds must travel as cargo and be processed through the PenAir Cargo Department.

Excess Baggage

Excess baggage is transported on a space available basis. Additional charges apply for all baggage over the allowable limits. Acceptance of excess baggage does not guarantee that it will travel on the next departing flight.

See Sports Equipment page for any special charges for traveling with sporting equipment.

Baggage connection to other and/or partner airlines is subject to the connecting carrier’s baggage fees and policies in addition to the PenAir baggage charges.

Checked Baggage Limitations

  • All checked luggage on PenAir must be processed according to Airport check-in times to ensure your bags are loaded onto your flight and avoid their being rebooked on a later flight. All baggage is subject to inspection. Government safety and security regulations apply to PenAir’s Contract of Carriage.
  • Baggage weighing over 100 pounds and/or over 115″/292cm will not be accepted as checked baggage. Any items over 100 pounds must go as cargo.
  • Excess charges for additional, oversized or overweight pieces are calculated on a per-piece basis. An item which is oversized or overweight and in excess of the free allowance will be assessed both charges.
  • Baggage connecting to other airlines is subject to the connecting carrier’s charges in addition to PenAir’s baggage fees.

Military Personnel

  • Active duty military personnel traveling for personal travel may check five (5) bags (up to 50lbs each) free-of-charge.
  • Active duty military personnel and dependents traveling on military orders may check five (5) bags (up to 50lbs.) free-of-charge.
  • Excess baggage fee or overweight/oversize baggage fees will apply.

Pet Fees

Effective April 15, 2019 the following fees apply:

  • Cabin kennel transportation fee is $100 per kennel. There are no charges for service animals.
  • Cargo hold Pet & Kennel is $100.00 per kennel.

Bicycle Fees

Effective April 15, 2019 the following fees apply:

  • One-way transportation fee per bike – up to 99 lbs. – is $75.
  • Bikes at or above 100 lbs. must be sent as cargo.
  • See Sports Equipment page for more information on traveling with a bicycle.