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Containers and courtesy bags


At most United Airlines airport ticket counters, United provides a limited number of the following courtesy bags free of charge to its ticketed customers:

Item Length Width Intended use
Car seat/stroller bag 35 in. 32 in. To protect infant articles
Ski bag 90 in. 16 in. To protect skis
Ski boot bag 20 in. 25 in. To protect ski boots

Other containers and locks

The following items are available for sale at most United Airlines airport ticket counters:

Item Length Width Height Cost (in USD)*
Checked article box 15 in. 15 in. 18 in. $15.00
Garment bag box 36 in. 21 in. 5 in. $15.00
Double rifle case 52 in. 11 in. 4 in. $85.00
Two pistol case 14 in. 9 in. 4 in. $85.00
Four pistol case 18 in. 14 in. 4 in. $85.00
Lock for gun case       $8.00
TSA-approved lock       $10.00

* Sales tax will apply.