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Excess Baggage Redemption

Redemption Procedure

Members flying with China Airlines or Mandarin Airlines may redeem their usable mileage at airport check-in counters for part or all of excess baggage charges if their check-in baggage exceeds the baggage allowance. A qualified member has to fill out the "Consent Letter for Mileage Deduction" to authorize mileage deduction. 

The excess baggage redemption mileage is based on the unit of 1 kg (weight concept) or per piece (piece concept) and the required redemption mileage is summarized as below:

Required mileage for excess baggage

Excess Baggage (Mileage)
MileageWeight System (per kg)Piece System (per piece)
Weight System (per kg)BetweenZone 1Zone 2Zone 3Zone 4Zone 5Zone 6
Zone 11,200 miles2,400 miles4,400 miles6,400 miles20,000 miles25,600 miles
Zone 22,400 miles3,600 miles4,800 miles6,400 miles25,600 miles (B)28,000 miles (C)
Zone 34,400 miles4,800 miles4,800 miles (A)6,400 miles26,800 miles29,200 miles
Zone 46,400 miles6,400 miles6,400 miles-28,000 miles30,000 miles
Piece System (per piece)Zone 520,000 miles25,600 miles (B)26,800 miles28,000 miles--
Zone 625,600 miles28,000 miles (C)29,200 miles30,000 miles--

Zone1 : Taiwan / South Korea / Palau / Guam / Hong Kong / China / Philippines
Zone2 : Japan / Thailand / Malaysia / Singapore / Indonesia / Vietnam / Cambodia / Myanmar
Zone3 : Australia / New Zealand / India
Zone4 : Europe
Zone5 : Los Angeles / Ontario / San Francisco / Vancouver / Hawaii
Zone6 : New York
 
Remarks
A. Between Australia and New Zealand shall charge 1,200 miles
B. Between Myanmar and Zone 5 (Los Angeles / Ontario / San Francisco / Vancouver / Hawaii) shall charge 26,800 miles/per piece
C. Between Myanmar and New York shall charge 29,200 miles/per piece

Important notes:

  • This privilege is only applicable to the check-in baggage on flights fully operated by China Airlines or Mandarin Airlines from departure to destination (also applicable to TWN/HKG sector of routes that depart from Taiwan, stop by Hong Kong, and extend to Mainland China). Code-shared flights not operated by China Airlines or Mandarin Airlines and charter flights are excluded from this privilege.
  • Excess baggage redemption is based on unit of 1 KG (weight concept) / 1 PC (piece concept).
  • Travel date on/before 30SEP20, the baggage allowance of piece concept for Premium Economy Class and Economy Class is 28 kg and 23 kg. In case the weight for each piece exceeds 23 kg but is less than 32 kg, a charge of TWD1,000 has to be paid for the excess weight and members may pay with 8,000 mileages.
  • Travel date on/after 01OCT20, the baggage allowance of piece concept for Premium Economy Class and Economy Class is 28 kg and 23 kg. In case the weight for each piece exceeds 23 kg but is less than 32 kg, a charge of USD80 (or the equivalent amount in local currency) has to be paid for the excess weight and members may pay with 12,000 mileages.
  • This privilege is non-refundable once the mileage is redeemed and baggage are checked in. Only in the case of flight irregularities where the checked-in customers have to cancel the flight or transfer to other airlines, the redeemed mileage will be refunded. The privilege of redeeming excess baggage with mileage is not applicable to members who transfer to other airlines.
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