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Optional Services and Fees

Checked Bags

You're always welcome to check bags to your destination. The fees below apply to checked bags added at the airport or within 24 hours of departure. Please note that checked bag fees are only refundable if the entire booking is canceled prior to scheduled departure.

Want to save on checked bag fees? You can add up to 2 checked bags in advance (more than 24 hours before departure) for $1 off each bag.

1st Bag

2nd Bag

Blue Basic
Blue Plus
Blue Extra
JetBlue Plus Cardmember²

3 or More Bags

Overweight Baggage

Overweight, oversized, and excess baggage may be checked on a load-availability basis, per the guidelines detailed below. Please note, fees will be assessed for each category that applies.

  • Example #1 - if a bag is overweight and oversized, the overweight fee plus the oversized fee will apply.
  • Example #2 - if a bag is the third bag and is also overweight and oversized, the three additional fees (overweight, oversized, excess bag) will be assessed.

Charges for excess, oversize, and overweight bags will be assessed and collected at the airport upon check-in.

51 - 70 pounds (23.1 - 31.8 kg)

71 - 99 pounds (32.2 - 44.9 kg)

Bags over 99 pounds


Oversized Baggage

Sporting Equipment

Bicycle (Domestic and International)

  • Price: $100
  • Bicycles will be accepted in a hard-sided, padded case designed for bicycles. If not in a hard-sided case, bikes will be accepted with the handle bars secured sideways and pedals removed. The bicycle must also be encased in plastic foam, a cardboard box, or similar material to prevent damage. Learn more about bicycles policies.

Surfboard (Domestic)

  • Price: $100
  • One surfboard per case; except items weighing more than one hundred pounds (100 lbs) will not be accepted as checked baggage. We recommend that surfboards travel in a hard-sided (rather than soft-sided) case to prevent damage. Additional information about flying with surfboards.

Surfboard (International)

Windsurf board (Domestic)

  • Price: $100
  • One windsurfing board with an aluminum (or similar type material) wishbone style boom, one mast with a maximum length of 15 feet, one sail. Items weighing more than one hundred pounds (100 lbs) will not be accepted as checked baggage. Additional information about flying with windsurf boards.

Windsurf board (International)

Kitesurf board (Domestic)

  • Price: $100
  • Kite Surfing and Windsurfing boards, when properly packed to prevent damage to the board, sail, boom, related equipment and to other baggage, are accepted upon payment of applicable fee. Items weighing more than one hundred pounds (100 lbs) will not be accepted as checked baggage. They are excluded from the size limitations, but count as one bag for the purposes of the included baggage allowance. Additional information about flying with kitesurf boards.

Kitesurf board (International)

  • Price: $100
  • Same as domestic policy; Not accepted to/from Bermuda, Haiti, Peru, Port of Spain, Santo Domingo and Santiago, Dominican Republic.


Phone Booking Fee

JetBlue charges a $25 nonrefundable fee per-person for customers who purchase a reservation over the phone.

Customers can save this $25 per person phone fee by booking online at

Some exceptions to this fee are:

  • Customers who are physically, emotionally, or cognitively unable to book online. For example:
    • Tremor in hands
    • Physical effects of a stroke
    • Anxiety
    • Learning disability
  • Bookings of more than seven (7) people
  • Child traveling with adult(s) booked on a separate reservation
  • Customers paying with multiple forms of payment not available online
  • JetBlue Travel Certificates
  • JetBlue Vacations packages
  • Bookings made at the airport
  • Bookings made at city ticket offices (CTOs)
  • One-way bookings originating in Cuba

Pet Fees

Unaccompanied Minors

Change/Cancel Fee (Plus any fare difference)

  • Blue/Blue Plus Fare
    • Price: $200 (fares $200+)
    • Price: $150 (fares $150-$199)
    • Price: $100 (fares up to $149.99)
    • Price: $75 (fares up to $99.99)
  • Blue Extra Fare
    • Price: $0
  • Mint Fare
    • Price: $200

JetBlue Vacations Cancel Fee

Same Day Change Fee

Standby Fee

Even More®

Even More Space Seats

  • Price: Starting at $10 one-way. The Even More Space fee is only refundable if the booking is canceled prior to scheduled departure.
  • Price varies by market. Learn more about Even More Space seats.

Even More Speed

  • Price: Starting at $10 one way. The Even More Speed fee is only refundable if the booking is canceled prior to scheduled departure.
  • Learn more about Even More Speed.

Inflight Purchases


  • Price: $5

Blanket and Pillow

Alcoholic Beverages

EatUp Café and EatUp Meal Boxes

Optional Fees on Partner Airlines

Optional services and fees from other carriers may be different from JetBlue Airways. See our partner airlines services and fees.

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