Airline Fees Guide: Alaska


Booking/Reservation Fees

Change/cancellation fee (for changes made at least 60 days prior to departure): Free

Change/cancellation fee (for changes made less than 60 days prior to departure): $125; Free for Refundable first

Same-day confirmed change: $25

Call-center ticketing fee: $15

Ticket-counter reservation fee: $15 per person

First-class paid upgrade: $50 to $200, based on trip length

Unaccompanied minor: $25 to $50; fee waived if minor holds Mileage Plan Elite status

Paper Itinerary Mailing Fee: $5


Baggage Fees

First carry-on bag: Free

Personal item: Free

First checked bag: $25      

Second checked bag: $25 

Third (and more) checked bag: $75; up to 5 bags free for military and dependents on travel orders, then $75 per bag

Gate-checked bag: $25

Overweight checked bag (51 to 100 pounds): $75; bags up to 70 pounds free for military and dependents on travel orders, then $75 per bag

Oversized checked bag (63 to 80 inches): $75

Oversized checked bag (80 to 115 inches): $75

Pet travel fee: $100 per pet.

Passengers confirmed in First Class at time of check in: $75 for 3rd and fourth check bag. Overweight bags the same as other classes.


Mileage Plan Frequent-Flyer Fees

Redeposit miles: $125

Partner award booking fee (use Alaska miles to purchase flights on a partner airline): $12.50 each way, per award, for all new partner award bookings


In-Flight Fees

Wi-Fi Internet access: $1.95 to $39.95, based on flight length; daily and monthly subscriptions available through Gogo

Entertainment player (only available on certain routes): $8 to $10

Meals and snack boxes: $6 to $8

Beer, wine, and cocktails: $6-$7


Miscellaneous Fees

Ticket-receipt research fee (for copies of receipts of flights purchased between 12 to 18 months ago): $20

Item-left-on-board return fee: $20


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