Checked baggage

Where can I buy more checked baggage and how much does it cost?

You'll find the best prices at! Learn about all the options available to purchase your baggage.

When buying your ticket When managing your booking Checking in online At the airport
  1. Go to and select your destination and the fare that best suits you.
  2. Enter your data and continue to the Additional Services section. 
  3. In the Additional baggage option add the number of pieces you need.
  4. Save your changes and continue with the purchase of your ticket. 

Consult our Baggage calculator for additional baggage charges.

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Keep in mind:

    • Additional baggage to that included in each fare is represented by the numbering 1st, 2nd and 3rd pieces.
    • The additional baggage rates shown below are for a one-way trip. When booking a round-trip flight, you will need to purchase additional baggage for each trip.
    • Until December 31, 2023, the purchase of the third piece of baggage onwards and of oversized or overweight pieces is not available on the following routes: San Salvador - Ontario - San Salvador | San Salvador - Los Angeles - San Salvador | San Salvador - San Francisco - San Salvador | San Salvador - Washington - San Salvador | San Salvador - New York - San Salvador | Guayaquil - New York - Guayaquil.
    • You can also purchase your baggage at the airport, travel agencies linked to avianca, in our sales offices or through our Contact center.
    • Prices may change without prior notice depending on the location of purchase, the route and the type of fare. For high season or for destinations not operated by avianca, these rates may increase. High season periods include January, June, July, July, August, September, December and Easter (dates may vary by region and flight route).
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