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Westjet Baggage Report Card

Carry-on Allowance10/10
Checked Baggage Allowance8/10
Excess Baggage Fees9/10
Overall Grade9.0/10

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Westjet Carry-On Allowance 2014 ↑ Back to Top

Carry-On Summary

Westjet allows you to bring on board with you 2 pieces of carry-on, each of which may weigh up to a maximum of 10kg (22 lbs).

The maximum size for your carry-on is 55 x 23 x 40cm (21.5 x 9 x 15.5 in). The second item has a smaller maximum size, limited to 43 x 16 x 33cm (16.5 x 6 x 13 in).

There are special limits for those travelling to/from Jamaica, where only 1 piece of carry-on is permitted.

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Be sure to consult TSA Carry-On Regulations and Carry-On Liquid Restrictions before your trip.

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Checked Baggage Summary

Westjet allows one free checked bag for all of its flights, whether domestic, to the US, or International.

The maximum allowable weight for the checked bag is 23kg (50lb), and must not exceed 157cm (62in) in size. These are linear dimensions, meaning the sum of Length + Width + Height of your item must not exceed 157cm.

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Excess/Oversize/Overweight Summary

Additional bags when flying on Westjet will cost you $20 for the second bag, and $50 per bag afterward. Oversized and Overweight baggage (exceeding 23kg/50lbs, or larger than 157cm) will be charged an additional $50.

Special fees for sporting equipment and other oversize baggage do exist, be sure to check the specific rules for those items with Westjet if you're planning to fly with them.

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