How To Avoid Getting Charged Extra For Your Airline Luggage

April 29, 2023

It happened to Dayna Cooley on a recent flight from Los Angeles to New York. A ticket agent looked at her regulation-size carry-on and shook her head.

“The bag was too big,” says Cooley, who runs a nonprofit organization in Mesa, Ariz. “I would have to pay an additional fee of $75 to bring it on board.”