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Korean Airlines Baggage allowance and fee




Founded : 1 March 1969

Key people : Walter Cho (Chairman & CEO)

Country : South Korea

Office Address : Korean Air Operations Center, 1370 Gonghang-Dong, Seoul South Korea 157712

City : 1370 Gonghang-Dong

State : Seoul,

Zip Code : 157712

Phone number : +1 800 438 5000

Official Website :

Cabin Baggage

For cabin bags, the size and weight differ from class to class. But you can have the same baggage policy as a business class or first class after getting a loyalty program pass. 

Checked baggage

Checked baggage is not free, the fare may be printed on your tickets or you can just see and follow the further instructions to check your baggage at the airport. 

Additional or Excess baggage

Excess baggage also has limitations on-board if you carry over those limitations your baggage will not be allowed on board. 

Bag Type Allowance Weight Dimension Fare
Carry-on baggage 1 piece (Economy) 2 pieces (First Class/ Prestige) 10 Kg (Economy) 18 Kg (First Class/ Prestige)  40 x 20 x 55 cm Free
Check Baggage Not Specified 23 Kg (Economy)32 (First Class/ Prestige) 158 cm  Click here to calculate
Excess Baggage Not Specified  Weight Above 20 kg(Economy)30 kg(Prestige)40 kg(First Class)  158 – 273 cm -


Korean Air Baggage Fees & Allowance FAQ's

1. What to do I do if there’s a delay in my baggage? +

If you have a delay in your baggage you need to report it to the airline service within 21 days of your arrival. 

2. Where can I track my lost baggage? +

You can look for your lost baggage information or track it through the official website or call on the customer services of the airline. 

3. What are the restricted items in baggage? +

You are not allowed to carry any combustible item, pressurized item, or anything related to fireworks. All these items are strictly restricted to be carried on board. 


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