New Zealand Flights? 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 into one easy to read table. Find what best suits your travel needs and compare airline baggage requirements on one screen.

Jetstar Baggage Allowance

Jetstar's baggage policy allows all passengers with the exception of an infant without a seat, to have 1 main item of hand luggage as well as 1 other small item. The combined weight must not exceed 10kg for Jetstar (JQ). If you are travelling with an infant you many also bring the infants food for the flight. Business Max guests may bring an additional item provided the total cabin baggage doesn’t exceed 20kg.

  Starter Starter + checked baggage Starter Plus Starter Max
Business Mas
Carry on 7kgs
105cm (L+W+H)
yes yes yes 20kg
Checked baggage N/A 20kgs 20kgs 20kgs 30kgs
Online fees for
checked baggage
N/A

$10 (Domestic AU or NZ)
$20 (to/from AU)

No fees No fees No fees
Baggage fees
at the airport
N/A

$40 (Domestic AU or NZ)

$80 (to/from AU)

No fees No fees No fees
Excess baggage fee per kg
(Max weight 40kgs)
$15 $15 $15 $15 $15

 

Air New Zealand Baggage Allowance

Air New Zealand's new baggage policy is giving you all the details needed for domestic travel. On any fare purchased, you can bring up to 7kgs of carry on luggage and 1 piece (max 23kgs) for no extra fees.  

  grabaseat Smart
Saver

Flexi
Plus
Carry on 7kgs yes yes
Checked baggage
(max 23kgs)

1 piece

1 piece

2 piece
Online fees for
checked baggage

No fees

No fees

No fees
Baggage fees
at the airport

No fees

No fees

No fees

NoteNote: Gold Elite, Gold, Star Gold and Koru club members allow 2 pieces, max 25kgs each

Virgin Australia Baggage Allowance

Virgin Australia is catering to passengers needs with Trans Tasman baggage allowances.   You can choose to travel with carry on baggage only or checked baggage for a small additional fee.  On some fare types, an additional charge can be purchased online for $10 or can be purchased at the airport for $20.

  Saver Fare Flexi Fare Premium Fare
Carry on 7kgs Yes yes yes
Checked baggage 23kgs 23kgs 69kgs
Online fees for
checked baggage

$12

No fees

No fees
Baggage fees
at the airport

$40

$40

No fees


Qantas Airlines Baggage Allowance

Qantas baggage policy is simple.   Purchase any fare and bring up to 7kgs carry on and up to 20kgs checked baggage with no extra fees.  

  Red e
Deal
Super
Saver
Fully
Flexible
 
Carry on 7kgs yes yes  
Checked baggage 20kgs 20kgs 20kgs  
Online fees for
checked baggage
No fees No fees No fees  
Baggage fees
at the airport

No fees

No fees

No fees

 

Emirates Baggage Allowance

Emirates’ baggage policy allows all passengers to carry on a bag of up to 7kg and an extra 5kg bag if travelling with and infant. Plus up to 30Kg of checked luggage without any additional fees.

  Economy Business
First
Carry on 7kg yes12kg yes12kg
Checked baggage
30kg

40kg

50kg
Online fees for
checked baggage
No fees
No fees

No fees
Baggage fees
at the airport
No fees
No fees

No fees

NoteNote: For every extra kilogram of checked luggage passengers will incur a fee of $20 for flights to and from Australia.

 

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