Baggage allowances explained

Simplify your travel requirements with Webjet. Major airlines in New Zealand have different luggage restrictions for a range of fares and Webjet has combined all the information in easy to read tables. Find what best suits your travel needs and compare airline baggage requirements on one screen.

Air New Zealand Baggage Allowance

Find the number, weight and size of bags included in your Air New Zealand airfare below. If you want to take more bags, you can pre-pay for extra baggage directly with the airline. 

    Domestic International
  Seat Only Flexi Time & Smart Saver Flexi Plus The Works & Economy Works Deluxe & Premium Economy Business Premier & Business
Carry on (bag + small item) 7kg bag 7kg bag 7kg bag 7kg bag 14kg bags* 14kg bags*
Checked baggage
 
No bag 23kg bag 23kg bag x 2  23kg bag 23kg bag x 2 23kg bag x 3

Note: Airpoints members can get an extra bag for no charge, conditions apply.
* With one items weighing no more than 10kg

Virgin Australia Baggage Allowance

Virgin Australia’s everyday low fares for domestic Australia flights allows you to travel with 7kg carry on baggage as well as the checked baggage options below, dependant on fare type and Velocity Membership level:

Fare type None / Red Velocity Member Silver Velocity Member Gold Velocity Member Platinum Velocity Member
Domestic Australia Economy 23kg 23kg x 2 23kg x 2 23kg x 3
Domestic Australia Business 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 3
Internaional Short Haul Go Plus, Getaway, Freedom & Economy Reward 23kg 23kg x 2 23kg x 2 23kg x 3
Internaional Short Haul Premium Saver, Premium & Premium Reward 23kg x 2 23kg x 2 23kg x 2 23kg x 3
Internaional Short Haul Business Saver, Business &Business Reward 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 3
See airline website for Internatinoal Long Haul baggage allowances

Note: Note: No single item may exceed 32kg. For all guests travelling on Economy fares, any piece exceeding 23kg will attract an overweight baggage fee. Customers have the option to pre-purchase up to two peices of extra baggage before their trip.

 

Jetstar Airways Baggage Allowance

Jetstar are making fares cheaper for travellers with carry on only baggage options. Choose a Starter fare and travel light for a low price. 

  Economy Starter Econmy Starter Plus bundle Economy Starter Max bundle Economy Starter FlexiBiz bundle Business & Business Max bundle
Carry on  7kg 7kg 7kg 10kg 2 x 7kgs
Checked baggage
 
no 
(option to purchase 20 - 40kg)
20kgs
(option to purchase additional up to 20kg)
30kgs
(option to purchase additional up to 10kg)
no
(option to purchase 20 - 40kg) 
30kgs
(option to purchase additional up to 10kg)

Note: There is a limit on the number of items you can bring and the size of your carry on bag. If you exceed these limits, charges will apply at the airlport.


Qantas Airlines Baggage Allowance

Qantas is making domestic flights easy.  On any fare purchased, you can bring both carry on luggage up to 7kgs and checked baggage in varying weights, depending on your Qantas Frequent Flyer status, with no extra fees:

  Non Member Club members & Silver Frequent Flyer Gold Frequent Flyer Platinum & Platinum One Frequent Flyers
Economy 23kgs 32kg 32kg x 2 32kg x 2
Business 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 2 32kg x 3
Note: No single peice can exceed 32kg. Exceptions to baggage allowances exist for certain destinations/aircraft.

 

Emirates Baggage Allowance

Emirates’ has one of the most generous baggage allowances in the world. When flying to destinations outside the Americas, you can enjoy the following carry on & checked baggage allowances:

  Economy Class Business Class First Class
  Special Saver/Flex Flex Plus All fare types All fare types
Carry on 7kg 7kg 7kg 7kg x 2 7kg x 2
Checked baggage 20kg 30kg 35kg 40kg 50kg

Note: There is a limit on the number of items you can bring and the size of your carry on bag. If you exceed these limits, charges will apply at the airport.