Virgin Atlantic 2021 luggage allowance and fees
Flying with Virgin Atlantic? Here is some useful information about luggage allowances and booking fees.
|Economy||1 bag||23 x 36 x 56cm||10kg||N/A|
|Premium Economy||1 bag||23 x 36 x 56cm||10kg||N/A|
|Upper Class||2 bags||23 x 36 x 56cm||Up to 12kg for one bag, 16kg combined||N/A|
|Children and Infants||1 bag||23 x 36 x 56cm||6kg (infant aged 0-2) 10kg (child aged 2+)||N/A|
Virgin Atlantic baggage allowance
Economy class baggage
Economy Classic and Delight tickets include one checked in bag*. This can be up to 90 x 75 x 43cm (35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins) in size and up to 23kg (50lb) in weight.
Economy light tickets don’t come with a free checked in bag, but you can buy additional baggage when you check in if you need it.
Premium class baggage
Upper class baggage
Virgins checked in bag allowance for Upper Class changed from 9th December 2019. If you booked before the 9th December, you can take up to three pieces of baggage, each weighing up to 32kg (70lb) and with dimensions of up to 90 x 75 x 43cm (35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins). After that date, it’s two bags (the weight and size stays the same).
Visit Virgin Atlantic’s site for contact information – https://help.virginatlantic.com/gb/en.html.
Alternative to excess baggage fees
Travelling doesn’t have to mean excess baggage fees, mishandled goods, and endless airport queues.
We make shipping luggage easy with our door-to-door luggage courier service. Looking for cheap shipping? We’re transparent with our costings, unlike airlines, you’ll be charged a flat rate with no surprise charges.