Jetstar changes check-in baggage fees at Australian and New Zealand airports

    Jetstar introduced changes to baggage fees, effective 15-Aug-2017 (stuff.co.nz/news.com.au, 15-Aug-2017).

    • In Australia, the carrier increased its fee for baggage checked-in at airports on the day of departure from AUD50 to AUD60 (USD39.31 to USD47.17), for any item up to 15kg checked. Any items above the 15kg limit will attract an additional fee of AUD15 (USD11.79) per kg;
    • In New Zealand, the carrier reduced its fee for baggage checked-in at airports on the day of departure NZD70 to NZD60 (USD51.11 to USD43.81) for domestic flights and from NZD160 to NZD100 (USD116.80 to USD73.00) for international flights.