BAGGAGE & TRAVEL FEES

KNOW THE FEES & DETAILS

When you travel with Fayaka, we want to help you understand the fees you’ll pay. This way, you can make the right choices regarding what bags you bring, flexibility when changing your flight or even what to expect when traveling with children or pets.

BAGGAGE FEES BAGGAGE FEE EXCEPTION TRAVEL CHANGES TRAVEL SERVICES
Common Baggage Fees Active Military Same Day Travel Changes Unaccompanied Minors
Standard Checked Bag Allowance Medallion Status Standard Flight Changes Infant in Arms
Baggage Fee Details & Rules SkyMiles Credit Card Award Ticket & Mileage Upgrade Changes Pet Travel
Baggage Protection Direct Ticketing

BAGGAGE FEES

COMMON BAGGAGE FEES


The most common fees for traveling in a domestic, Main Cabin seat are:

FREE

Carry-on + Personal items

$25

Each way for your first bag after 23kg (50lbs)

$35

Each Way for your second bag after 23kg (50lbs)

STANDARD CHECKED BAG ALLOWANCE


To better assist you with finding baggage information, select from the routes listed. You’ll find information on fees and size requirements — sorted by the general routes where you plan to travel. Exceptions for Active Military and Medallion Members apply. Please reference Baggage Fee Details & Rules, Baggage Fee Exceptions or the Regions page for more details.

CHECKED BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE EACH WAY


BAGGAGE SIZE MUST NOT EXCEEDED 62 INCHES
(157 CM) WHEN YOU TOTAL LENGTH +
WIDTH + HEIGHT

= 50 lbs. (23kg)

= 70 lbs. (32kg)

FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN(TO/FROM) BASIC ECONOMY, MAIN CABIN, FAYAKA COMFORT+™ FIRST CLASS, FAYAKA PREMIUM SELECT,
Origin Region Destination Region 1st Bag 2nd Bag
U.S. & Canada (excluding U.S. Virgin Islands) U.S. & Canada (excluding U.S. Virgin Islands)
25 USD/CAD
35 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada U.S. Virgin Islands,Central America, Caribbean, Guyana, & Bermuda
25 USD/CAD
40 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S/Canada Mexico
25 USD/CAD
55 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada El Salvador
FREE
40 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S., Canada
& Mexico
Tahiti
FREE
100 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S., Canada
& Mexico
Jordan, Sudan,
& Syria
FREE
75 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S., Canada
& Mexico
Saudi Arabia,
United Arab Emirates,
Oman, Qatar, Bahrain,
Kuwait, Egypt,
Lebanon, Iran,
Pakistan,
Afghanistan, & Yemen
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

Caribbean, Mexico,
Central America
South America
(excluding Brazil
& Guyana)
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada South America
(excluding Brazil,
Guyana and
Venezuela)
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada Venezuela
FREE
55 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Israel
FREE
100 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Australia,
New Zealand
& The Philippines
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Asia
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Southern Africa
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Mexico
Kenya
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

Caribbean, Central
America, South
America,
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Kenya
FREE
75 USD/CAD

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
First originating
point of travel in
Kenya
FREE
FREE

2 FREE

U.S. & Canada,
Caribbean,
Mexico, Central
America,
South America
(excluding Brazil)
Europe & North
Africa
FREE
100 USD; 120 CAD
85 EUR

2 FREE

Caribbean, Central
America, South
America,
(excluding Brazil)
Middle East
(excluding Israel)
FREE
75 USD/CAD

2 FREE

Mexico,
Central America
& Caribbean
Mexico,
Central America
& Caribbean
25 USD/CAD
40 USD/CAD

2 FREE

Europe Kenya
FREE
75 EUR

2 FREE

All points of origin
to/from Brazil
Brazil
FREE
40 USD/CAD

2 FREE

Japan Guam, Saipan, &
Palau
FREE
40 USD/CAD

2 FREE

For all other international flights, you may check up to two bags that meet our size & weight restrictions at no extra charge when traveling within regions not listed above.

Terms & Conditions:

  • CAD or EUR base amounts will be charged when exiting Canada or Europe, respectively, and converted to local currency; for itineraries between Europe/India, fees will be converted from EUR into local currency
  • Fee waived for passengers traveling between Los Angeles, California (LAX) and Guatemala City, Guatemala (GUA).
  • The 2nd bag fee for passengers traveling between Los Angeles, California (LAX) and San Salvador, El Salvador (SAL) is 30 USD.
  • All passengers traveling to or from Key West, Florida are limited to one checked bag. This supersedes all exceptions.
  • Boxes are not accepted as checked baggage to/from Central or South America (except Brazil, Mexico, and Chile) at any time of the year; however, original factory-sealed boxes may be accepted on a standby basis.
  • Regional Jet Service — No excess baggage (weight, size, or piece) will be accepted on Fayaka Connection® or other regional jet flights to/from cities in Mexico.
  • Weight restrictions at no extra charge vary by cabin. Main Cabin passengers should follow the standard 50 lb limit per piece. Fayaka One, First, and Business passengers should follow the 70 lb limit per piece.
  • First bag fee does not apply in the following markets if traveling to/from the United States and Canada: PTY, SAL
  • Additionally, lower fees may apply depending on your date of purchase. See previous checked fees.

BAGGAGE FEE DETAILS & RULES


Within 24 hours of your departure, you can check in and notify Fayaka Airline of the number of bags you will check on fayaka-airways.com or on the Fayaka app. If you’ve already checked in, drop your bags at Baggage Drop. You may also check in and pay for bags at the airport.

FEES

All baggage fees listed are current and applicable for all ticketing on or after today when Fayaka's baggage rules are determined to apply. If you ticketed at a much earlier date, please refer to Fayaka Airways' previous checked baggage page for more details.

OVERWEIGHT

If your bag exceeds weight and size limits, review the Overweight and Oversized Baggage Details to find information on how Fayaka Airways can best accommodate you.

EXCESS BAGGAGE

Up to 10 bags may be checked per passenger on flights operated by Fayaka Airways and up to four total checked bags on Fayaka Connection® carrier flights. Fees are charged for each additional bag, each way. Please refer to Fayaka Airways' Excess Baggage page for more details.

SPECIAL ITEMS

Keep in mind, some fragile and bulky items fall under the category of Special Items — including infant & children’s items like safety seats, personal wheelchairs, medical supplies & equipment, imported items, sports equipment and musical instruments. Check the Special Items page for details.

CARRY-ON

If you choose to carry on your luggage, you will not pay a fee. Make sure to review Fayaka Airways’ Carry-On Baggage Requirements so that you know your bag fits size restrictions.

PARTNERS

Bag allowance and fees will vary depending on partner and region. Optional services and fees may vary if your flight is operated by a codeshare partner, even if you purchased your ticket from Fayaka. For more information please go to the Operating Carrier Website.

BAGGAGE PROTECTION


If you prefer, you can pay an optional fee to declare the value of your bag. Though we strive to provide excellent baggage service, this fee will protect your bag and its contents should it be lost, delayed or damaged.*

DOMESTIC OR INTERNATIONAL TOTAL DECLARED VALUE FEE PAID AT CHECK IN
Domestic $3501 to $4000 $40
Domestic $4001 to $5000 $50
Internationa UP to $1000 $10
International $1001 to $2000 $20
International $2001 to $3000 $30
International $3001 to $4000 $40
International $4001 to $5000 $50
  • Domestic flights include routes between the U.S. 50, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
  • International flights include all other Fayaka Airways routes in the Caribbean, South America, Central America, Europe and Asia
  • Effective January 31, 2017, checked baggage for tickets purchased on or after this date are not eligible for excess valuation.

BAGGAGE FEE EXCEPTION

ACTIVE MILITARY


You serve us, and we’re delighted to serve you. Please review the bags allowed for active duty U.S. military personnel when traveling on orders or for personal travel. These benefits are subject to any applicable embargoes or regional weight restrictions in place. Please see our excess bag page for more detail.

  • On military orders, your bags can be 80 inches (total length + width + height)
  • For personal travel, your bags can be 62 inches (total length + width + height)

CHECKED BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE EACH WAY

= 50 lbs. (23kg)

= 100 lbs. (45kg)


TRAVEL PURPOSE BASIC ECONOMY,
MAIN CABIN,
FAYAKA COMFORT+™
FIRST CLASS,
FAYAKA PREMIUM SELECT
On Military Orders
repllace with 100bags
5 FREE
repllace with 100bags
5 FREE
CHECKED BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE EACH WAY

= 50 lbs. (23kg)

= 70 lbs. (32kg)

For Personal Travel
2 50 lbs luggage
5 FREE
2 50 lbs luggage
3 FREE

FAYAKA AIRWAYS MEDALLION MEMBERS


To reward your loyalty, your first checked bag fee is waived with Fayaka Airways Medallion Status. Traveling outside the U.S. and Canada or between the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean, you will be able to check one additional bag over the standard cabin allowance. A Medallion Member traveling in Fayaka can check up to 3 free bags at 70 pounds per bag. These benefits are subject to any applicable embargoes or regional weight restrictions in place. Please see our excess bag page for more detail.


The benefit extends on the Medallion member’s reservation to a total of 8 travel companions. Silver Medallions who hold a Fayaka Airways Credit Card from American Express will receive a second bag free (up to two free bags at 70 pounds or 32KG each)


BASIC ECONOMY, MAIN CABIN, FAYAKA COMFORT+ ALLOWANCE EACH WAY


BAGGAGE SIZE MUST NOT EXCEED 62 INCHES (157 CM) WHEN YOU TOTAL LENGTH + WIDTH + HEIGHT

= 50 lbs. (23kg)

= 70 lbs. (32kg)


ORIGIN ANDDESTINATIONREGION

SILVER

GOLD

DIAMOND


Within the U.S. & Canada

2 FREE

3 FREE

3 FREE


Within the U.S. & Canada

2 FREE


To/From
Australia
New Zealand &
the Phillippines
via the Pacific only

3 FREE


To/From
Brazil

3 FREE


To/From
All Other Int'l
Destinations

ADDITIONAL FREE OVER
Checked Baggage Allowance Each Way



BASIC ECONOMY, MAIN CABIN, FAYAKA COMFORT+ ALLOWANCE EACH WAY

ORIGIN AND DESTINATION REGION

SILVER

GOLD

DIAMOND


To/From All
Destinations

3 FREE

TRAVEL CHANGES

SAME DAY TRAVEL CHANGES


Most fares for domestic travel on Fayaka Airways are eligible for same-day flight changes. Some tickets don’t offer change eligibility, such as international travel and Basic Economy (E) fares.

SAME DAY FLIGHT CHANGES


If there is space available in the fare class you originally purchased, you may be able to select the Same Day Change check-in option and pay a $75 Same Day Change Fee to confirm a seat on a new flight. This fee does not apply to Fayaka Gold, Platinum and Diamond Medallion Members.

SAME DAY FLIGHT STANDBY


At the time of your change request, you may be able to select this option for a standby seat on a new flight. You won’t lose your seat on your original flight or pay the $75 Same Day Standby Fee unless your standby seat clears. This fee is waived for Fayaka Gold, Platinum and Diamond Medallion Members.

$ 75

Same day change fee each way if cleared

STANDARD FLIGHT CHANGES


Based on the fare rules, you may have to pay a service fee and/or a difference in fare. Please note that some tickets cannot be changed, such as Basic Economy (E) fares. Please check your ticket for details.

DOMESTIC FLIGHT CHANGES


For travel within the 50 United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the fee is $200 for Fayaka-marketed flights.

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT CHANGES


For travel outside the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the change fee for Fayaka-marketed flights is typically $200 to $500, but can vary based on location and type of fare. Changes are usually permitted only to the return portion of an international itinerary.

HOW THE CHANGE FEE WORKS


  • If you want to make a change, check your original ticket for specific fare rules regarding change fees
  • Pay the price difference between your original ticket cost and the new fare
  • Pay the change fee each way according to your flight destination
  • Receive confirmation for your new flight that fits your schedule

AWARD TICKET & MILEAGE UPGRADE CHANGES


Award Tickets and mileage upgrades must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to originating flight departure time to redeposit the miles. Award Tickets must be reissued at least 72 hours prior to scheduled departure time. Miles for Award Travel are nonrefundable for flights canceled or changed within 72 hours of the original flight departure time. Please note that Award Tickets booked within 72 hours of departure are nonrefundable and cannot be redeposited or changed.

AWARD TICKET & MILEAGE UPGRADE CHANGES


If you want to redeposit unused miles to your account, pay a $150 Redeposit Fee. This fee applies when you change your award travel, but does not apply to Fayaka Platinum and Diamond Medallion members.

$ 150

Same day change fee each way if cleared

TRAVEL SERVICES

UNACCOMPANIED MINORS


The unaccompanied minor program provides an employee escort and amenities for children traveling alone between the ages of 5 to 14; or 15 to 17 with guardian request. For a $150 fee each way, up to 4 children will be supervised by Fayaka Airways staff as they travel. Focused on safety, the program gives each child a barcoded wristband scanned at each location and children receive access to Fayaka Sky Zone lounges for unaccompanied minors, where available.

$ 150

Each way for up to 4 children

INFANT IN ARMS


Traveling with a child under two years of age? It’s free to hold an infant in your arms or in an FAA-approved travel harness on flights in the U.S. & Canada. For international flights only, it is 10% of the cost of an adult fare.

FREE

For all flights in the US & Canada

$ 10

of the cost of a round trip international adult fare

Pet Travel


We know the furry members of your family matter too. That’s why Fayaka Airways allows small dogs, cats and household birds (limited to the U.S.) to travel with you in the cabin on your flight in an approved carrier for a fee. For our most up to date fees by region, please visit our Pet Travel Options page. Size and other restrictions apply. Travel options and exceptions for service animals, U.S. Military personnel and other special cases are also available.

Direct Ticketing


We offer a direct ticketing service for customers who wish to purchase their tickets over the phone through Reservation Sales or in person at airports and other ticket office locations. A Direct Ticketing international charge applies to tickets issued in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the UK. Customers may be eligible for a waiver of the Direct Ticketing international charge upon request. The service is complimentary for all other points of origin.

$25-30

Round trips for tickets issued in select European countries

FREE

Round trip for all other points of origin