Optional Service 

 

Fairly Priced Options

Along with our unique Fare Options, Frontier makes optional services available for you to personalize your travel. The following details the prices for optional services on Frontier. 

 

Baggage | Family & Pets | Special Travel Situations | Frequent FlyersSeating

 

Checked and Carry-on Bags

Carry-On bags charges vary based on the type of fare you purchase and when you finalize your travel purchase.Carry-On Bags can be no larger than 24” tall, 10” wide, and 16” long (including handles, wheels, and straps) and no heavier than 35 pounds. Think bags with wheels, duffle bags, etc. Carry-On Bags must be able to fit either underneath the seat or in the overhead bin. EarlyReturns Elite members always receive free carry-ons. Carry-on fees are non-refundable.

Note: If you arrive at the gate with a carry-on bag that exceeds the allowable dimensions you will have an additional charge to gate check the bag. Each person is allowed one personal item at no charge.

The pricing described here applies to checked bags within 62 linear inches (that’s length + width + depth) and no heavier than 50 pounds. Baggage that exceeds these limits will have an additional charge of $75 for each bag that is overweight and $75 for each oversized bag, and bags over 100 pounds or in excess of 110 linear inches will not be accepted.

The earlier you book, the more you save!

BAGGAGE OPTIONS

Purchase Location

Carry-on Bag*

1st Checked Bag*

2nd Checked Bag*

3+ Checked Bags

BEST VALUE! Flyfrontier.com, at booking and up to 24 hours before departure

$30

$20 $30 $75
Call Center

$35

$25 $30 $75
Web Check-in

$30

$25 $30 $80
Airport ticket counter or self-service kiosk

$40

$30 $35 $80
Departure Gate

$60

$60 for bags exceeding our carry-on size requirements N/A N/A
*Temporary price increases for travel from Nov 19, 2015 through Jan 5, 2016, and from June 9, 2016 through Aug 16, 2016: Carry On bag prices increase by $5 at booking and up to 24 hours before departure, $10 at Web Check-in, and $5 at the Airport kiosk or ticket counter; 1st and 2nd Checked Bag prices increase by $10.

Classic Plus tickets include both a Carry On and 1st Checked Bag for each passenger.

Special item handling fees
A stroller and car seat may be checked free of charge when traveling with a child. A diaper bag may be carried on free of charge when traveling with a child. 
Golf equipment, skis, snowboards are subject to checked baggage fees and overweight fees.  Other special items and sporting equipment, including archery equipment, bowling equipment, coolers, firearms, fishing equipment, hang gliding equipment, hockey equipment, lacrosse equipment, kayaks, musical instruments, paintball equipment, parachutes, scuba gear, surfboards, and windsurfing equipment are subject to checked baggage fees, oversize fees, and overweight fees.  View a complete list of all special item baggage fees.

Family and Pets

One way pet in cabin fee is $75 for both economy and Classic Plus tickets. 

Unaccompanied Minors

Unaccompanied minor fee for non-stop flights (one-way) is $100 per child per direction. The fee is waived for any unaccompanied minor who is an EarlyReturns Elite member. The fee is only assessed once each way for multiple children in one reservation. Frontier does not accept unaccompanied minors for connecting travel.

Lap Children & Infants (under 2 years of age)

No charge for one lap child pre adult passenger (age 15 or older). For international flights, applicable taxes will be assessed. 

Special Travel Situations

Booking 

All reservations made through the call center will incur a $10 booking fee per passenger. This fee is waived for Classic Plus fares and for all EarlyReturns Elite members on any fare.

Tickets are not sold at airport ticket counters. Tickets may be purchased with no booking fee at FlyFrontier.com

Receipts

A fee is charged if you request a paper itinerary or receipt via the mail. Copies of itineraries and receipts for upcoming or past travel sent via email are always free of charge. 

Itinerary change fees

Itinerary change fees prior to the day of travel vary based on the fare option purchased. This fee is waived for Classic Plus fares. Economy tickets incur a $99 fee. 

For all itinerary changes prior to the day of travel, any fare difference between the fare already paid and the current fare for the new itinerary will be charged in addition to any applicable itinerary change fee. 

Itinerary change fees on day of travel

Same day confirmed flight feeson day of travel vary based on the fare option purchased. The fee is waived for Classic Plus Fares. The fee is waived for EarlyReturns Elite members on all fares. Economy tickets incur a $99 fee. 

For same day confirmed flight changes, any fare difference between the fare already paid and the current fare for the new itinerary is waived, and only the same day confirmed flight change fee will apply. 

Same day standby flight changes on day of travel are not allowed on economy tickets. Same day standby flight changes on day of travel is free for Classic Plus fares and EarlyReturns Elite members. 

External Reservation Handling Fee

Applies to any voluntary itinerary changes made through a Frontier reservations agent for tickets issued by travel agencies or online travel agencies. The fee does not apply to Same-Day Confirmed Flight Changes.

Fee is waived for Classic Plus fares and for EarlyReturns Elite members on all fares.

Name Change Fees

Name Change Fees vary based on the type of fare purchased. The fee is waived for Classic Plus fares. Economy tickets incur a $75 name change fee. 

For all name changes, any fare difference between the fare already paid and the fare selling for the same itinerary at the time the name change is processed will be charged in addition to any applicable name change fees. 

Frequent Flyers

Award Ticket Issuance fees

Award ticket change and cancel fees vary:

FREQUENT FLYER FEES

 

Economy Award Tickets

Classic Plus Award Tickets

Last Seat Availability

Elite Members 

Itinerary changes made 8 days or more before flight (class of service must be available)

FREE

FREE FREE FREE
Itinerary changes made within 7 days of flight (class of service must be available)

$99

FREE FREE $75
Name changes

$75

FREE FREE $75
Same Day Confirmed Flight Changes on Day of Travel

$99

FREE FREE FREE
Same Day Standby Flight Changes on Day of Travel

Not Available

FREE FREE FREE

Award Mileage Redeposit Fee

Waived for Classic Plus and Last Seat Availability awards.

 

Seating

Standard seat assignments

Standard seat assignment fees vary based on the Fare Option purchased and the point of purchase. If a seat assignment is not purchased a seat will be randomly be assigned to you at check-in and your party may be separated. Fee is waived for EarlyReturns Elite members.

STANDARD SEAT ASSIGNMENTS

Point of purchase

Economy

Classic Plus

FlyFrontier.com - at initial booking online or when managing reservations prior to travel

From $4

FREE
Frontier's Call Centers -at initial booking online or when managing reservations prior to travel

From $4

FREE
FlyFrontier.com - during online check-in

From $10

FREE
Airport Check-in- available at ticket counter or self-service kiosk

From $10

FREE

Select seating upgrades

Select seat assignment fees vary based on the Fare Option purchased and the point of purchase.

SELECT SEATING UPGRADE

Point of purchase

Economy

Classic Plus

FlyFrontier.com - at initial booking online or when managing reservations prior to travel

From $15

FREE
Frontier's Call Centers -at initial booking online or when managing reservations prior to travel

From $15

FREE
FlyFrontier.com - during online check-in

From $15

FREE
Airport Check-in- available at ticket counter or self-service kiosk

From $15

FREE

Stretch seating upgrade

Stretch seat assignment fees vary based on the Fare Option purchased and the point of purchase. Fee is waived for EarlyReturns Elite members on all fare options if stretch seating is available at time of check-in.

Fee is waived for Classic Plus fares. Economy fares will be charged from $15-$100 per segment.