Baggage on Delta International Flights

Delta International Flights Baggage Policy:

  • Carry-on baggage.
  • 1 personal item – Fee free
  • 1 carry-on item – Fee free
  • Checked baggage / Hold luggage – Applicable fees per bag increase with number checked.
  • Overweight and Oversize bags – Applicable fees per bag depending on weight and size categories.
  • Sports equipment – Certain items might have applicable fees.
  • Please check Delta’s site for excess baggage restrictions if traveling to/from Africa, the Caribbean, Central America, Japan, Mexico, and South America.

Delta International Flights Carry-on Baggage Policy

Delta Airlines (DL) allows 1 carry-on bag and 1 personal item (purse, briefcase, laptop bag) per passenger fee free.

Carry-on should not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:

  • 45 linear inches (22 x 14 x 9 in) or 115 centimeters (56 x 36 x 23 cm) including handles and wheels.
  • Fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.
  • Personal item should be of proper size to fit under the seat in front of you
  • A jacket, umbrella, diaper bag, duty free items, and assistive devices (wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, strollers, child restraint seats, etc.) do not count towards your carry-on allowance.

NOTE: Bulkhead seats do not have under seat storage, therefore, all carry-on baggage must be stowed in the overhead bin during take-off and landing.

Delta International Flights Baggage Fees

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active U S military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Delta Airlines’ (DL) frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Delta Airlines (DL) sponsored credit/charge card.

Delta Airlines’ (DL) standard checked baggage / hold luggage fees follow:

  • United States to United States (including Puerto Rico):
  • First checked bag: $30.00 USD
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD
  • United States to/from Canada:
  • First checked bag: $30.00 USD/CAD 1
  • Second checked bag: $50.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

NOTE: All passengers traveling to or from Key West, Florida are limited to one checked bag.

  • United States or Canada to/from Bermuda, Caribbean, Central America, Guyana, and U. S. Virgin Islands:
  • First checked bag: $30.00 USD/CAD 1,2
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

2 First bag fee does not apply for passengers traveling between Los Angeles LAX and Guatemala City GUA.

  • United States or Canada to/from Mexico:
  • First checked bag: $30.00 USD/CAD 1
  • Second checked bag: $55.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States or Canada to/from El Salvador and Ecuador:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD/CAD 1,2

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

2 Second bag fee for travel between Los Angeles LAX and San Salvador SAL is $30.00 USD.

  • United States or Canada to/from Panama City PTY:
  • First checked bag: Free 1
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD

1 Basic Economy must pay $30.00 USD

  • United States, Canada, and Mexico to/from Tahiti:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $100.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States, Canada, and Mexico to/from Sudan, Syria, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $75.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States, Canada, and Mexico to/from Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Yemen:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • Caribbean, Central America, and Mexico to/from South America (excluding Guyana):
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States and Canada to/from South America (excluding Ecuador and Guyana):
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Israel:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $100.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Israel:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $100.00 USD/CAD 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Australia, New Zealand, and The Philippines:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America to/from Asia:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Southern and West Africa:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States, Canada, and Mexico to/from India:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: Free
  • United States and Canada to/from Europe and North Africa:
  • First checked bag: Free 1
  • Second checked bag: $100.00 USD, $120.00 CAD, or 85 EUR

1 Basic Economy must pay $60.00 USD, $75.00 CAD, or 50 EUR

  • Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Europe and North America:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $100.00 USD, $120.00 CAD, or 85 EUR
  • Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America (excluding Brazil) to/from Middle East (excluding Israel):
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $75.00 USD
  • Mexico, Caribbean, and Central America to/from Mexico, Caribbean, and Central America:
  • First checked bag: $30.00 USD
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD
  • Europe to/from India:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: 75 EUR
  • Japan to/from Guan, Saipan, and Palau:
  • First checked bag: Free
  • Second checked bag: $40.00 USD

Delta International Flights Excess Baggage Fees

Delta Airlines (DL) will charge the following for the third to tenth bags:

  • United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada, and Puerto Rico:
  • Third checked bag: 150.00 USD/CAD 1
  • Fourth to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD/CAD per bag 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • United States, Canada and the Caribbean, Central America, and Mexico
  • Third checked bag: 150.00 USD/CAD 1
  • Fourth to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD/CAD per bag 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • Mexico and Central America and the Caribbean:
  • Third checked bag: 150.00 USD
  • Fourth to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD per bag
  • United States, Canada, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America and South America (excluding Brazil & Guyana):
  • Third to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD/CAD per bag 1

1 CAD base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada and converted to local currency.

  • North/South/Central America and Europe or North Africa
  • Third to tenth checked bag: 285.00 USD/330.00 CAD/240.00 EUR per bag 2

2 CAD or EUR base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada or Europe, respectively, and converted to local currency.

  • Asia – To/From/Within
  • Third to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD/CAD/EUR per bag 2

2 CAD or EUR base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada or Europe, respectively, and converted to local currency.

  • Brazil – To/From
  • Third to tenth checked bag: 200.00 USD/CAD/EUR per bag 2
  • 2 CAD or EUR base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada or Europe, respectively, and converted to local currency.

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