Viva Aerobus Baggage

What is Viva Aerobus' (VB) baggage policy?

The Viva Aerobus (VB) baggage policy for regular basic fares include the following:

  • One personal item - fee free
  • One carry-on bag - fee free
  • Checked baggage - fee depends on ticket class
  • Overweight and oversize bags - applicable fees per bag depending on route
  • Sports equipment - subject to any applicable fees

What is Viva Aerobus' (VB) carry-on baggage policy?

Viva Aerobus (VB) allows each passenger to bring one pieces of luggage as carry-on as long as each item is within 55 cm x 40 cm x 20 cm. Passengers may also carry a personal item, such as a purse, briefcase, laptop bag or camera bag. The total weight of all three pieces cannot exceed 10 kg.

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 Viva Aerobus' (VB) checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Only passengers that purchased a VivaBasico or VivaPlus ticket have an included checked baggage allowance. VivaLight passengers do not have an included checked luggage allowance. VivaBasico and VivaPlus passengers are each allowed one bag that does not exceed 158 cm as a sum of its three dimensions. The maximum weights are as follows:

  • VivaBasico: 15 kg
  • VivaPlus: 25 kg

Are there fees for baggage on Viva Aerobus (VB)?

There are no fees for luggage within your given allowance. There are fees for any baggage beyond the provided allowance.

What is Viva Aerobus' (VB) fee for excess baggage?

Passengers wishing to check additional bags beyond their allowance will be subject to fees based on when the bag was purchased and the weight of the bag. The fees for international flights are as follows:

  • Purchased online, through the Call Center or a VivaTienda:
  • Additional bag no more than 15 kg: USD 60
  • Additional bag no more than 20 kg: USD 70
  • Additional bag no more than 25 kg: USD 80
  • Additional bag no more than 32 kg: USD 100
  • Purchased at the airport:
  • Additional bag no more than 15 kg: USD 85

The fees for domestic flights are as follows:

  • Additional bag no more than 15 kg: MXN 460
  • Additional bag no more than 20 kg: MXN 560
  • Additional bag no more than 25 kg: MXN 660
  • Additional bag no more than 32 kg: MXN 860

What is Viva Aerobus' (VB) fee for overweight baggage?

Passengers wishing to increase the weight of their checked bag or carry-on bag will be subject to fees based on the increase. The fee for international flights is as follows:

  • Purchased online, through the Call Center or through a VivaTienda:
  • Increase carry-on from 10 kg to 15 kg: USD 25
  • Increase additional checked bag from 20 kg to 25 kg: USD 10
  • Increase additional checked bag from 20 kg to 32 kg: USD 30
  • Increase VivaBasic allowance from 15 kg to 20 kg: USD 40
  • Increase VivaBasic allowance from 15 kg to 25 kg: USD 50
  • Increase VivaBasic allowance from 15 kg to 32 kg: USD 60
  • Increase VivaPlus allowance from 25 kg to 32 kg: USD 40
  • Purchased at the airport:
  • Increase carry-on from 10 kg to 15 kg: USD 48.50
  • Checked baggage beyond your baggage allowance: USD 12 / kg over

The fee for domestic flights are charged at the airport, and are as follows:

  • VivaLight passengers:
  • Baggage beyond the purchased weight: MXN 100 / kg
  • VivaBasic passengers:
  • Increase luggage weight from 15 kg to 20 kg: MXN 300
  • Increase luggage weight from 15 kg to 25 kg: MXN 400
  • Increase luggage weight from 15 kg to 32 kg: MXN 500
  • VivaPlus passengers:
  • Increase luggage weight from 25 kg to 32 kg: MXN 300

What is Viva Aerobus' (VB) fee for oversize baggage?

Viva Aerobus (VB) charges passengers USD 48.50 for any bag that exceeds the required dimensions on international flights.

Are there fees for sports equipment on Viva Aerobus (VB)?

Viva Aerobus (VB) charges passengers for sports equipment based on when the service is booked. Sports equipment may be subject to additional fees based on size and weight. The fees are as follows:

  • Purchased online, through the Call Center or through a VivaTienda: USD 45
  • Purchased at the airport: USD 61