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Excess Baggage Award

 

Cover excess baggage charges by redeeming your SKYPASS miles.

Excess Baggage Award by Region

(Oneway, Mile)

Region

Excess Piece

Overweight Over Size
Per Piece 24kg
~32kg
33kg
~45kg
159cm
~203cm

204cm
~292cm

Japan
China
Northeast Asia

10,000

5,000

10,000

10,000

20,000

Guam
Palau

10,000

5,000

10,000

10,000

20,000

Southeast
Southwest Asia

15,000

7,500

15,000

15,000

30,000

North America
Oceania
Europe
Middle East
Africa

20,000

10,000

20,000

20,000

40,000

South America

25,000

-

25,000

25,000

50,000

Domestic
(Per 1kg)

200

200 200 200

200

* The redemption miles on this chart are based on departure from Korea.

Redeemable mileage table for pet companion

Service User Guide

  • Excess Baggage Award is available on a Korean Air flight only. 
    (The flight must be operated by Korean Air and the ticket must have been issued with a Korean Air flight number.)
  • Endorsing award and Family Plan are applicable.
  • When transferring award to the family members, Award redemption form needs to be filled out and signed at the airport on the day of departure and a photo identification will be needed.
  • To cancel Excess Baggage Award, a cancellation request must be made at the airport to get mileage credited back to your account. 
  • The redemption chart above is based on Excess Baggage rules on general baggage. For sports equipment or pets, the redemption miles are subject to special baggage charges. 

Excess Baggage Award Region & Destination

  • Korea Domestic : Korean Air domestic destinations
  • Japan : Korean Air destinations
  • China, North East Asia : Korean Air destinations (including Hong Kong), Irukutsk, Taipei, Ulaanbaatar, Vladivostok
  • South East Asia : Bangkok, Cebu, Chiang Mai, Da Nang, Denpasar Bali, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Nha Trang, Phnom Penh, Phuket, Singapore, Yangon
  • South West Asia : Colombo, Delhi, Malé, Mumbai, Kathmandu, Tashkent
  • Europe, Middle East, Africa : Amsterdam, Barcelona, Cairo, Dubai, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Nairobi, Paris, Prague, Rome, Saint Petersburg, Tel Aviv, Vienna, Zagreb, Zurich
  • Oceania : Korean Air destinations in Australia, New Zealand, Nadi
  • Guam, Palau : Guam, Palau
  • North America : Korean Air destination in US & Canada
  • South America : Sao Paulo