Survey: Airline Bag Fees Soaring

September 20, 2011 Updated Sep 20, 2011 at 6:16 PM EDT

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Survey: Airline Bag Fees Soaring

September 20, 2011 Updated Sep 20, 2011 at 6:16 PM EDT

According to a USA Today survey, some airlines are charging as much as $450 for overweight checked bag fees on some flights.

According to the report, Continental Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines all charge $400 or more for overweight bags on some international flights.

The newspaper surveyed what the 13 U.S. carriers charge for services available to coach customers.

Watch video and read the USA Today story HERE.