Sun Country Baggage

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) baggage policy?

The Sun Country Airlines (SY) baggage policy for regular basic fares include the following:

  • Carry-on baggage.
  • 1 personal item - Fee free
  • 1 carry-on item - Fee free
  • Checked baggage / Hold luggage - Applicable fees per bag increase with number checked beyond 2 bags
  • Overweight and Oversize bags - Applicable fees per bag depending on weight and size categories
  • Sports equipment - Certain items might have applicable fees

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) carry-on baggage policy?

Sun Country Airlines (SY) allows 1 carry-on bag and 1 personal item (purse, briefcase, laptop bag) per passenger fee free.

Carry-on should not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:

    • 51 linear inches (24 x 16 x 11 in) or 130 centimeters (61 x 41 x 28 cm) including handles and wheels
    • Fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.

Personal item should not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:

  • 36 linear inches (16 x 11 x 8 in) or 89 centimeters (41 x 28 x 20 cm)
  • Fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you
  • A jacket, umbrella, diaper bag, duty free items, and assistive devices (wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, strollers, child restraint seats, etc.) do not count towards your carry-on allowance.

NOTE: Bulkhead seats do not have under seat storage, therefore, all carry-on baggage must be stowed in the overhead bin during take-off and landing.

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Sun Country Airlines' (SY) standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height)
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms

Are there fees for baggage on Sun Country Airlines (SY)?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active U S military personnel and/or dependent, if you purchased a vacation package through Sun Country Vacations, or if you have a Sun Country Airlines (SY) sponsored credit/charge card.

Sun Country Airlines' (SY) standard checked baggage / hold luggage fees follow:

First bag:

  • Online web check-in: $20.00 USD (by 1 hour before scheduled departure U S flights, 24 hours international)
  • At the airport: $25.00 USD

Second bag:

  • Online web check-in: $30.00 USD (by 1 hour before scheduled departure U S flights, 24 hours international)
  • At the airport: $35.00 USD
  • At airport gate: $100.00 USD

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) fee for excess baggage?

Sun Country Airlines (SY) will charge $75.00 USD for the third bag and any additional bag.

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) fee for overweight baggage?

Sun Country Airlines (SY) will charge the following for bags that are greater than the standard 50 pounds or 23 kilograms:

  • 51 to 99 pounds or 24 to 46 kilograms: $75.00 USD extra per bag
  • Bags exceeding 100 pounds or 46 kilograms will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage.
  • Bags exceeding 70 pounds or 34 kilograms will not be accepted for flights to/from St. Maarten.

What is Sun Country Airlines' (SY) fee for oversize baggage?

Sun Country Airlines (SY) will charge $75.00 USD extra for bags that are from 63 to 115 linear inches or from 160 to 292 centimeters. Bags greater than 115 linear inches or 292 centimeters will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage.

Are there fees for sports equipment on Sun Country Airlines (SY)?

Sports equipment such as skis, golf bags, fishing equipment, hockey, and lacrosse equipment will be accepted up to Sun Country Airlines' (SY) size and weight limits and will count as one checked bag/hold bag. Associated fees might be applied.

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