Alaska Airlines raises baggage fees

Alaska Airlines has announced that it will raise its fees for checked baggage for tickets purchased on or after Oct.30, bringing the Seattle-based carrier in line with most other major carriers.

Currently, Alaska charges $20 per bag for the first the checked bags, while most other carriers charge $25. After October, the carrier will charge $25 for the first two bags, and $75 for each additional checked bag.

Alaska is also increasing certain charges for changing tickets. Read more here.

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