How much does it cost to check a bag on American Airlines?

A simple guide for solving this common American Airlines problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Hi, According to the American Airlines website, these are the costs for checking a bag. 1st Checked bag: $25 2nd Checked bag: $35 Additional bags: $150 each The total for three checked bags is $210. Note: You will be charged extra for bags weighing over 50 lbs.
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Author:The GetHuman TeamJanuary 15th, 2016

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After thousands of American Airlines customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How much does it cost to check a bag on American Airlines?; My ticket was booked through a travel agent using the wrong middle name. How do I go about correcting my middle name on my reservation?; I would like credit for a recent flight .*Flicht *** from Jacksonville, Fl. to Dallas.; my ** year old son is flying by himself from pittsburgh to washington dc in ** days. he does not...; Can't find my reservation made on March **, **** leaving Montgromery to Charolett Nc on July **, ****; I am Vijayakumar K working in state bank of travancore,Trivandrum.I am working as clerk.I am...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 1 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 43 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting American Airlines. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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