check bags through

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check someone's bags through (to some place)

 and check someone's luggage through (to some place)
to have one's luggage sent directly to one's final destination. Please check these bags through London to Madrid.
See also: bag, check
References in classic literature ?
The Billickin beheld this manifestation of weakness without sympathy, and gave directions for 'a young man to be got in' to wrestle with the luggage.
I recollected immediately that Laura's own account of herself on her arrival in London described her luggage as being collected for her by some person whom Count Fosco brought with him to the station.
In the midst of all this, the lazy gentleman, who seems to have no luggage of any kind - not so much as a friend, even - lounges up and down the hurricane deck, coolly puffing a cigar; and, as this unconcerned demeanour again exalts him in the opinion of those who have leisure to observe his proceedings, every time he looks up at the masts, or down at the decks, or over the side, they look there too, as wondering whether he sees anything wrong anywhere, and hoping that, in case he should, he will have the goodness to mention it.
Giles, who affected to be busy about the luggage, listened with greedy ears.
So should I,' said the stranger--'confounded luggage,--heavy smacks--nothing to go in--odd, ain't it?
The changing lifestyles and increasing urbanization, and growing interest of people in tourism are the key drivers of the global luggage market.
THOUSANDS of holidaymakers will either lose their luggage or experience a delay in retrieving it this year.
Luggage Forward said it has launched its online booking engine designed for shipping bags to and from cruises.
com)-- Altman Luggage, a leading online retailer of luggage and travel accessories, offers their expertise as an industry leader since 1920.
Travel Business Review-30 June 2010-The UPS Store Offers New Luggage Box(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.
HOLIDAYMAKERS are literally shrinking profits at Aer Lingus and Ryanair by using a new machine to cram more clothes into their hand luggage.
Focusing specifically on the subject of travel luggage, "The Empty Carousel: A Consumer's Guide to Checked And Carry-on Luggage by Scott T.
EVER wondered how safe your luggage is after it dissapears down the belt at check-in?
AS GRIM TV pictures showed the aggro caused to passengers by the security clampdown at Britain's airports, Gideon Kasfiner realised the international luggage service which he started in 2004 has a bright future.
Hand lbaggage is all the talk at the present time and surprisingly the luggage manufacturers (and their PR people) have been very slow off the mark in promoting their products that meet the new specifications.