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As a full service airline we include most things you will need for your journey as part of your ticket price, but there are a few extra things that we charge for.

This page gives you a summary of these optional extras with links to more information on ba.com.

Optional extra charges on BA* codeshare flights operated by other airlines may differ from British Airways’ charges. For details please visit the operating airline’s website.This page gives you a summary of these optional extras with links to more information on ba.com.  As a full service airline we include most things you will need for your journey as part of your ticket price, but there are a few extra things that we charge for.

Find out more about British Airways' optional extra charges

Find out more about American Airlines' optional extra charges

Find out more about Iberia‘s optional extra charges

**All fees displayed are for one-way travel**

BAGGAGE

Extra bag charges when you pay online in advance

Cabin

Free allowance

Charges for flights purchased before June 6, 2013 (per piece)

Current Charges for flights purchased from June 6, 2013 (per piece)

Biz Bed

3 bags

$119/€98 $170/€128

Prem Plus

2 bags

$119/€98 $170/€128

Eco Y class

2 bags

$119/€98 $170/€128

Eco

1 bag

$51/€43 for 1st additional bag
$119/€98 for other additional bags
$85/€64 for 1st additional bag
$170/€128 for other additional bags

 

Pay for extra baggage using Manage My Booking

Extra bag charges when you pay at the airport

Cabin

Free allowance

Charges for flights purchased before June 6, 2013 (per piece)

Current Charges for flights purchased from June 6, 2013 (per piece)

Biz Bed

3 bags

$140/€115 $200/€150

Prem Plus

2 bags

$140/€115 $200/€150

Eco Y class

2 bags

$140/€115 $200/€150

Eco

1 bag

$60/€50 for 1st additional bag
$140/€115 for other additional bags

$100/€75 for 1st additional bag
$200/€150 for other additional bags

 

Maximum of 10 extra bags per passenger, no extra bag permitted for an infant.

Overweight Baggage Charges

For any bag you are checking in that is heavier than the free weight allowance of 23kg (51lb), you will be charged $60/50€ per bag weighing more than 23 kg (51 lbs.) up to 32 kg (70 lbs.)

 

SEATING

All our available seats at the time of check-in are free for everyone from 24 hours before your flight departs.  However you may prefer to choose your seat as soon as you make your booking and there could be a charge for this.  Our seating guide will give you more details on any applicable charges.

Cabin

Normal

Exit row

Eco

$38/€30

$75/€60

Prem Plus

$45/€36

$75/€60

Biz Bed

$90/€72

n/a

 

 

OTHER FEES

 

Phone Reservation and Reissuing Fee

$25 / €30 per customer
Airport Ticket Desk Reservation and Reissuing Fee $55 / €40 per customer
Unaccompanied Minor (UM) $75 / €60 per UM (ages 5 - 11)
Pet in Cabin Fee (1) $196 or €125 per pet carrier

 

Notes
(1) OpenSkies accepts small vaccinated domestic cats and dogs to travel as pets. All in-cabin pets must be carried in an approved carrier. Pets are only permitted in Prem Plus and Eco cabins.