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Excess Baggage

Need another bag for your trip? Any special equipment you’ll be traveling with?

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The table below lists the excess baggage prices on Icelandair operated flights, if paid at the airport:

Baggage type Iceland - Europe Iceland - USA/CAN Europe - USA/CAN
Extra Bag 
Up to 23kg (50 lbs)
£47 £55 £75
Heavy Bag
23-32kg (50 - 70 lbs)
£40 £46 £63
Skis | Angling | Golf | Skateboard 
Weapons | Diving | Hockey
£33 £39 £46
Kites | Surfboards | Bikes £66 £78 £92
Kayaks | Vaulting Poles
Windsurfing | Boards
£100 £117 £137
Musical Instruments  £33 £39 £46

Prices apply to flights in one direction only.

Pre-purchase extra baggage through Manage booking or our service center prior to check-in and receive a 20% discount off the airport prices listed.

  • The discount price is valid until 2 hours before departure.
  • Excess baggage fees are non-refundable.
  • Heavy bags can only be paid for at the airport.
  • Extra bags for connecting flights with other airlines must be purchased at the airport.
  • When traveling with a Stopover in Iceland, excess baggage fees are applied per flight leg.
  • A maximum of three additional checked bags may be purchased in advance with the discount applied. If you wish to travel with more checked bags (the maximum per passenger is 10 checked bags), they must be purchased at the airport at full price. If you need to travel with more than 10 checked bags, we recommend contacting Icelandair Cargo.
  • Pre-Purchased Extra Bag Terms & Conditions

Sports Equipment

Note that if you pay for your sports equipment prior to check-in, by contacting our service center, you will get a 20% discount off the airport fee. The only exception is weapons, which can only be paid for at the airport check-in.

Musical Instruments

It depends on the size and weight of your musical instrument whether it is allowed as carry-on baggage or whether it should be checked in.

Special Baggage

Special rules apply to some types of luggage.