There are five different classes of travel on United Airlines. These are:
United Airlines allows you to carry up to two baggage as checked in luggage with maximum weight being 23 kgs and linear dimensions being 158 cms. Check-in baggage allowance and fees depends on following factors:
1. Type of fare purchased
2. Date of purchase and travel
4. When and where the baggage is checked and charge paid
5. Active Military status
6. Mileage Plus Frequent Flyer Membership status
You are required to pay fees for check-in baggage, except in certain cases where check-in bags are allowed free. The details are given in table below:
|1st Bag||2nd Bag|
|(all prices in USD/CAD)|
|Within the United States, and to and from Canada, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands||25||35|
|Between the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, and Belize||25||40|
|Between Canada and UK||free||70|
|To and from New Zealand||free||100|
|Between the United States and Mexico||free||55|
|To and from Micronesia/Guam and North, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and certain Middle Eastern countries||free||70|
|Between North and Central America to/from Argentina||free||free|
|Between North, Central and South America to/from Europe, Africa and certain Middle Eastern countries (except between Canada and UK)||free||100|
|Travel originates outside of Asia to certain Asian countries||free||100|
On carrying three or more check-in bags of weight up to 23 kg each and sum of dimensions less than 158 cms, following charges have to be paid. All prices are in USD/CAD per piece.
|Within the United States, and between the United States and Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands||150|
|To the Caribbean, Central America and South America||150|
|Between the United States and Mexico||180|
|All other international destinations||200|
All charges are in USD/CAD per piece.
|Within the United States, and between the United States and Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands||23-32kg||100 per piece|
|33-45kg||200 per piece|
|To Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australia and Micronesia||23-32kg||200 (except Mexico where charge is 100 )|
|33-45kg||400 (except Mexico where charge is 200 )|
If the check-in baggage is of size more than 159 cm and less than 292 cm, then the charges are 200 USD/CAD per piece. These charges apply for all routes.
At UA you are allowed to carry 2 pieces of cabin baggage including one freely allowed luggage and one personal item. There are limits on the dimensions and weight of these items. Carry on Free baggage shall not be more than 22 cm, 35 cm and 56 cms including its wheels and handles and the personal items shall not be more than 22cm, 25 cm and 43 cms. A personal item of more than these dimensions but not exceeding the limits of free luggage, will be considered as a freely allowed cabin baggage.
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