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JetBlue's Baggage Fee Bonanza: Brace for Peak Pricing

JetBlue's Baggage Fee Bonanza: Brace for Peak Pricing
JetBlue's Baggage Fee Bonanza: Brace for Peak Pricing

JetBlue Increases Checked Bag Fees for Peak Travel Dates

JetBlue has raised its checked bag fees for the second time this year, effective for bookings made on or after March 22, 2024. The new fees vary based on fare type, off-peak or peak travel dates, and the time the bag is added to the reservation.

Fees for Flights Within the U.S., Latin America, the Caribbean, and Canada

Fare TypeOff-Peak (More Than 24 Hours Before Departure)Off-Peak (Within 24 Hours of Departure)Peak (More Than 24 Hours Before Departure)Peak (Within 24 Hours of Departure)
Blue/Blue Basic/Blue Extra$35 (1st Bag)$45 (1st Bag)$40 (1st Bag)$50 (1st Bag)
Blue PlusIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)
MintIncluded (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)
MosaicIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)
JetBlue Plus CardmembersIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)

Fees for Flights to and from Puerto Rico

Fare TypeOff-Peak (More Than 24 Hours Before Departure)Off-Peak (Within 24 Hours of Departure)Peak (More Than 24 Hours Before Departure)Peak (Within 24 Hours of Departure)
Blue/Blue Basic/Blue Extra$60 (1st Bag)$65 (1st Bag)$65 (1st Bag)$70 (1st Bag)
Blue PlusIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)
MintIncluded (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)Included (1st Bag, up to 70 lbs)
MosaicIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)
JetBlue Plus CardmembersIncluded (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)Included (1st Bag)

Peak Travel Dates

Peak season pricing applies to travelers flying during the following periods:

  • April 11 through April 29, 2024
  • June 20 through September 3, 2024
  • November 21 through December 2, 2024
  • December 19, 2024 through January 6, 2025
  • February 13 through February 24, 2025
  • April 3 through April 28, 2025

Ways to Save on Bag Fees

  • Avoid checking bags during peak travel dates.
  • Add a checked bag to your reservation well before your flight departure.
  • Earn elite status with JetBlue or another airline to qualify for complimentary checked bag perks.
  • Use an airline c

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