Extra baggage allowance
oneworld® Emerald and Sapphire frequent flyers can now enjoy additional baggage allowances on all oneworld airlines.
Extra baggage allowance for Emerald frequent flyers
As an Emerald frequent flyer you can check in one additional bag for free in addition to your ticketed baggage allowance when you fly on oneworld airlines. If your ticket mentions a weight allowance, you can check in an extra 20kgs (44lbs). (This benefit is not available on British Airways 'Hand Baggage Only' fares on select short-haul routes.)
Extra baggage allowance for Sapphire frequent flyers*
As a Sapphire frequent flyer, the following special baggage privileges will apply when you fly on oneworld airlines;
- On international or domestic itineraries using the baggage allowance "weight" system - 15 kgs in addition to the ticketed Economy baggage allowance.
- On international or domestic itineraries using the baggage allowance "piece" system - one additional bag*, weighing up to 23 kgs, up to a maximum of two pieces.
- On purely domestic itineraries, using the baggage allowance "piece" system, with no ticketed baggage entitlement - the assurance of one piece of checked baggage, weighing up to 23 kgs.
Customers travelling in First and Business Class cabins will, in most cases, receive an even greater free checked baggage allowance.
*This benefit is not available on British Airways 'Hand Baggage Only/Basic' fares on select short-haul routes.