Jin Air, a South Korean low-cost airline offers specific guidelines on baggage allowances for carried-on and checked luggage.
Understanding these guidelines can aid you in planning your travel more efficiently and save money.
Jin Air’s Free Checked Baggage Allowance
Jin Air offers a free checked baggage allowance of 20kg. Passengers are allowed to bring one free checked bag per person.
The maximum weight per bag is 32kg or less. Passengers traveling together can share their free baggage allowance.
Jin Air’s Carry-On/cabin Baggage Policy
Jin Air permits passengers to carry one piece of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 115 cm (45.2 inches) in any direction. The weight of the carry-on baggage must not exceed 10kg.
Furthermore, passengers are allowed to bring one personal item, like a purse or laptop bag, which should be compact enough to fit under the seat in front of them.
Jin Air’s Checked Baggage Policy
- Domestic flights:
- Free checked baggage allowance: 15kg.
- International flights:
- Free checked baggage allowance: 20kg.
- Flights to/from Guam:
- Passengers are allowed two pieces of checked baggage.
- Each bag’s maximum weight should not exceed 23kg.
- The combined dimensions of each bag (height + width + length) should not exceed 158cm.
- The total dimensions of the two bags should not exceed 273cm.
Passengers traveling together on the same ticket have the option to combine (pool) their baggage allowances.
What is the Excess & Overweight Baggage Fee for Jin Air?
Jin Air’s excess baggage fees vary depending on the route and destination. Passengers who need to bring additional baggage may be subject to excess baggage fees.
The fees for excess baggage are based on the number of bags and the weight of the bags as shown in the Below tables.
|Destination||Excess Baggage Fee|
|Korean domestic flights||KRW 2,000 per KG|
|Japan||KRW 7,000 / USD 7 / JPY 700|
|China Mainland/HongKong/Macao/Taipei||KRW 9,000 / USD 9 / CNY 50 / HKD 60 / TWD 250|
|South-East Asia1||KRW 10,000 / USD 10 / PHP 500|
|South-East Asia2||KRW 12,000 / USD 12 / THB 400 / MYR 40 / VND 270,000|
|Oceania||KRW 50,000 / USD 50|
|Australia (Excess Numbers)||KRW 100,000 / USD 100 / AUD 130|
|Australia (Excess Weight)||KRW 75,000 / USD 75 / AUD 90|
|America (Excess Numbers)||KRW 150,000 / USD 150|
|America (Excess Weight)||KRW 75,000 / USD 75|
What are the Restrictions on Jin Air’s Baggage Allowance?
Jin Air has restrictions on the size and weight of both checked and carry-on baggage. Checked baggage must not exceed 158cm in total dimensions (H+W+L) and a maximum weight of 23kg per piece.
Carry-on baggage must not exceed 115cm in any dimension. Additionally, certain items such as weapons, explosives, and flammable materials are not allowed on board.
How to Check-In Baggage with Jin Air?
All checked baggage must be presented at the check-in counter. Each checked bag must have an identification tag. Baggage and carry-on articles will be carried in the aircraft cabin subject to space availability
- Domestic, South East Asia, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan:
- Free checked baggage allowance: 15kg.
- Free checked baggage allowance: 1 bag at 23kg.
- The maximum dimensions (height + width + length) of the bag should be 158cm or less.
- Free checked baggage allowance: 2 bags at 23kg each.
- The maximum dimensions (height + width + length) of each bag should be 158cm or less.
- The combined dimensions of the two bags should be less than 273cm.
- if 1 check-in baggage exceeds 203cm(width,height,length) it may be rejected to check in
- 1 check-in baggage cannot exceed over 32kg. If the baggage is over 32kg, you must transfer some items to another bag.
What is the Baggage Allowance for Infants on Jin Air? (Under 2 years old)
Domestic: foldable stroller, car seat (1 only)
International: 1 baggage at 10kg or less and 1 foldable stroller or car seat (2 total)
What is the Baggage Allowance for Disabled Passengers on Jin Air?
What is the Baggage Allowance for Sports Equipment on Jin Air?
Jin Air allows passengers to bring sports equipment such as golf clubs, skis, and snowboards as checked baggage.
However, passengers may be subject to excess baggage fees for sports equipment that exceeds the free baggage allowance.
The basic rate for sports equipment (per piece, local currency) [*KRW 10,000 = USD 10 = JPY 1,000 = CNY 70 = HKD 80 = MOP 80 = TWD 300 = THB 350 = MYR 40 = PHP 500 = VND 240,000 = AUD 14]
- Please be aware that sports equipment weighing over 32 KG/70 lbs or with a total dimension exceeding 277 cm/109 inches cannot be accepted as checked baggage.
- Make sure to pack your sports equipment in its own case or individually. Damaged equipment without proper packing will not be eligible for compensation.
What is the Baggage Allowance for Musical Instruments on Jin Air?
Jin Air permits passengers to include musical instruments as checked baggage. However, passengers must note that musical instruments exceeding the free baggage allowance might be liable for excess baggage fees.
For further information regarding baggage policies, please call the Jin Air Service Hotline at Tel: 0570-31-032 [Domestic call only] or call the local air ticketing agent.
Jin Air’s baggage allowance policy is straightforward and easy to understand. Passengers are allowed to bring one free checked bag per person, with a maximum weight of 20kg.
Carry-on baggage is limited to one piece of hand luggage and one personal item. Excess baggage fees may apply for additional baggage.
Passengers should check with Jin Air’s customer support or website for more information on excess baggage fees and restrictions.
Jin Air offers a free checked baggage allowance of 20kg.
Passengers are allowed to bring one piece of hand luggage that is no bigger than 115 cm (45.2 inches) in any dimension.
Excess baggage fees vary depending on the route and destination. Passengers should check with Jin Air’s customer support or website for more information.
Certain items such as weapons, explosives, and flammable materials are not allowed on board.
Disabled passengers are allowed to bring one wheelchair or other mobility device free of charge.
Jin Air allows 1 carry-on/cabin bag and 1 personal item (purse, briefcase, laptop bag) per passenger fee free.
Jin Air provides the passenger with a cabin baggage allowance of 10 kg and a maximum dimension of 40 cm x 20 cm x 55 cm (L x W x H).
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