We offer fare options that include different numbers of checked bags. Checked bags that exceed 62" (157.48 cm) in overall dimensions (length + width + height), including wheels/handles, or exceed 50 pounds (22.68 kg) will also incur a fee. Baggage fees are assessed per one-way flight.
For Blue fares, the first checked bag fee is $25 and the second checked bag is $35.
For Blue Plus fares, one (1) checked bag is included and the second checked bag fee is $35. For Blue Flex fares, two (2) checked bags are included.
For Mint® fares: two checked bags up to 70 pounds each are included.
For all fares, any additional bags are $100 each.
Mosaic customers and those on the same itinerary are allowed two (2) checked bags at no additional charge, including Vacations bookings.
Other baggage rules may apply if your travel includes more than one airline. Please review our codeshare and interline partners by clicking here.
For information regarding carry-on baggage requirements and allowances, click here.
You can indicate how many bags you're bringing and pay the applicable fees during the check-in process within 24 hours of your flight's departure. We recommend checking in online or at one of our airport kiosks, although there is no difference in fees whether checking in online, at a kiosk or at the check-in counter.
If you check in online, just drop your bags at the bag drop location at the airport where a crewmember will scan your boarding document to see your payment, verify the baggage count and weight, and print your bag tag(s). Overweight and oversized fees may apply, so be sure to pack in accordance with our checked baggage requirements by visiting jetblue.com/baggage.
Kiosks are available at all of our domestic cities; check here for international availability.
Overweight, oversized, and excess baggage may be checked on a load-availability basis, per the guidelines detailed below. Please note, fees will be assessed for each category that applies.
Charges for excess, oversize, and overweight bags will be assessed and collected at the airport upon check in.
* Please note: Overweight baggage will not be accepted on flights to/from the Dominican Republic, Haiti or Trinidad & Tobago. Baggage over 70 pounds will not be accepted on flights to/from Lima, Peru.
* Please note: Oversized baggage will not be accepted on flights to/from the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Peru or Trinidad & Tobago.
3rd + Baggage
Additional bags will be accepted for a fee of $100 per bag. This also applies to Mosaic customers and customers traveling in JetBlue Mint.
* Please note: Customers traveling to/from the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Peru, Trinidad & Tobago are limited to two checked bags.
Dominican Republic, Haiti and Trinidad & Tobago
Each customer may check a total of two (2) bags. Each bag must NOT exceed 62 inches (157.48 centimeters) in overall dimensions (length + width + height) and CANNOT exceed 70 pounds (31.75 kg). Overweight bag fees will apply to bags weighing over 50 pounds (22.73 kg).
For all baggage requirements - see Checked Baggage Requirements.
Boxes, television sets and liability
Please note that cardboard boxes WILL NOT be allowed on any international flight except for flights to/from Cuba. Non-hazardous items may be packed in checked baggage. Humanitarian organizations transporting supplies will be subject to the same baggage allowances and guidelines as other customers. Plastic bins with a secure lid may be accepted on international flights.
As a reminder, television sets are NOT accepted on international flights, with a unique exception for flights to/from Cuba.
Military personnel traveling on JetBlue
Separate baggage exceptions apply for U.S. Military and Family. Click here for more information.
A Value Added Tax (VAT) of up to 18% is payable on baggage fees for certain international flights. Non-US VAT based on itinerary are as follows: