Here’s a table i put together with all the airlines that fly out of Sea Tac International Airport and how much they charge for surfboards. Information is current as of the Date specified in the “Info Date” column.
|Alaska||$50 (63-80 in.), $75 (81-115 in.) 2 boards to a bag.||LINK||02.25.09|
|American Airlines||$100 (up to 115 in.)||LINK||02.25.09|
|Continental||$100 (up to 115 in.) 2 boards to a bag||LINK||02.25.09||Boards over 115 in will not be accepted.|
|Delta||call # 800-221-1212||02.25.09|
|Northwest||$175 (up to 109 in.)||LINK||02.25.09||Excess valuation insurance may not be purchased for transport of surfing equipment.|
|Southwest||$50 per board||LINK||02.25.09|
|United||$175 (up to 109 in.) 2 boards to a bag||LINK||02.25.09||Weird date restrictions.|
|US Airways||$100 per board||LINK||02.25.09|
|Hawaiian||$100 2 boards to a bag||LINK||02.25.09|
|Aeromexico||$60 per board||LINK||02.25.09|
|Air France||Price depends on destination||LINK||02.25.09|
|British Airlines||No surfboards||LINK||02.25.09|
|China Airlines||?||LINK||02.25.09||Website is a mess.|
|Korean Air||Charged 50% of Excess baggage fee which is $50. Max length 109 in.||LINK||02.25.09||Website is a mess.|
To be sure of a fee, double check the website or call customer service.
If you notice an error in the information above, let us know.