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What is Frontier Airlines pet policy?

Last Updated: 4th April, 2020

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Do you allow pets on the plane? Yes, domesticated dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters or small household birds may be carried on flights within the United States for a one-way directional charge of $99. Only domesticated dogs and cats may be carried to or from international destinations.

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Besides, how much does it cost to fly a dog on Frontier Airlines?

Cost. Frontier Airlines charge a one-off $75 directional pet fee per flight. This is one of the most inexpensive pet flight fees across the US! You can choose to pay this fee in advance or pay at the airport check-in counter.

Secondly, why does Frontier have animals on their planes? The idea of the animals dates back to the mid-1990s Initially, the animal images were straight wildlife imagery painted on the aircraft tails. Back in the 1990s, Frontier Airlines was running Boeing 737-200s and 737-300s.

Correspondingly, does Frontier allow pets in cargo?

Frontier does allow 1 pet in cabin per passenger and 2 additional if needed as cargo.

Does Frontier charge for emotional support animals?

Yes! We accept service animals trained to assist passengers with disabilities in the cabin of our aircraft at no charge. For complete details regarding required documentation for service, therapeutic, and emotional support animals, visit our Special Services page.

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Brendan Lung

Professional

Can I bring food on Frontier Airlines?

Solid food items can be transported in either your carry-on or checked baggage, while liquid or gel food items larger than 3.4 oz are not permitted in carry-on baggage and should be placed in checked baggage if possible, according to the Transportation Security Administration.

Velina Bilgram

Professional

Can families sit together on Frontier Airlines?

You can also purchase a more expensive upgrade that gives you more leg room. Of course, if you're traveling alone and have no seating preference, you don't need to do a thing. Frontier planes also have a Kid Zone that allows families to sit together for a more affordable price.

Maeba Bruzos

Professional

How do I add a pet to my Frontier flight?

A one-way, directional charge of $99 will apply and may be paid in advance during booking. If you do not pay in advance, you'll need to pay when you check-in your pet. In addition to the travel container for your pet, you are allowed either a personal item (8”H x 14”W x 18”L) OR a carry-on bag (10”H x 16”W x 24”L).

Toshiko Cachon

Explainer

What ID does a child need to fly Frontier?

For US domestic flights, children under the age of 18 are not required to show any ID to board a flight. Although, this is technically the rule, if you have a child that looks old for his/her age, I suggest bringing some sort of identification just in case, i.e., a copy of his/her birth certificate.

Calandra Vellanki

Explainer

Can you buy a seat for your pet on an airline?

You can't buy an extra seat for your dog. Traveling with a dog this way, essentially as carry-on luggage, usually incurs a lower fee than if it travels in the belly of the plane. And by the way, a pet in its carrier counts as your carry-on bag.

Tameka Elortegui

Explainer

Where do kids fly free frontier?

At Frontier, we're committed to families, and what better way to show it than helping Kids Fly Free. That's right – Kids Fly Free with an adult through our Discount Den travel club.

Iziar Kaeller

Pundit

Do babies fly free on Frontier?

Infants (children from 7 days to 2 years of age) are accepted, without charge, on all Frontier Airlines flights, domestic and international, when the infant does not occupy a separate seat and is accompanied by a full fare-paying adult passenger 15 years of age or older.

Caifeng Elzer

Pundit

How do I add a pet to my flight?

When checking a pet, you'll need to:
  1. Contact Reservations at least 48 hours prior to travel.
  2. Check in at the ticket counter.
  3. Allow extra check-in time (can't check pets more than 4 hours before your flight)
  4. Complete a checklist with an agent.
  5. Provide a health certificate.

Neelam Luto

Pundit

Does Frontier Airlines have changing tables?

Special services: The following services are available on all flights: Families with small children are also the first to board Frontier flights. Diaper-changing tables: Diaper-changing tables are located in the lavatories at the back of the aircraft, nearest to the Kid Zone.

Lokapala Awanesov

Pundit

How strict is frontier with personal item?

Frontier can charge you $35 if they deem your personal item to be a carry-on bag so a large personal item can cause $$ signs to light up in their eyes when they see it. It can be no larger than 14” tall, 8” wide, and 18” long (including handles, wheels, and straps). 14 tall, not 8 tall.

Quintin Uña

Pundit

Can I take a stroller on Frontier Airlines?

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, and snowboards are subject to checked baggage fees and overweight fees (but not oversize fees).

Janean Faterio

Teacher

Can a 16 year old fly alone on Frontier?

Effective November 1, 2018, Frontier Airlines will no longer accept children traveling alone under the age of 15 yrs. Any child under the age of 15 must be on the same reservation as an accompanying adult. For complete details regarding unaccompanied minors, visit our Unaccompanied Minor page.

Gizella Usobiaga

Teacher

Unni Ullas

Teacher

What planes are used by Frontier Airlines?

Frontier currently operates a fleet of 15 Airbus A320s, 41 Airbus A319s, and four Airbus A318s. Republic Airlines, operating for Frontier, flies a fleet of 17 Embraer E190s.

Vasil Ochsenreiter

Teacher

What type of airline is Frontier?

Frontier Airlines is an American ultra low-cost carrier headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The eighth-largest commercial airline in the US, Frontier Airlines operates flights to over 100 destinations throughout the United States and 30 international destinations, and employs more than 3,000 air-travel professionals.

Ovidia Corralejo

Reviewer

What are the names of the Frontier Airlines animals?

Frontier Airlines - The Spirit of the West and now A Whole Different Animal. Frontier is a Denver based airline that has prospered since its inception in 1994. Frontier puts pictures of animals on the tails of its aircraft and names each one.

A319.
Reg N902FR
Name Wood Duck
Type A319
Photos / Notes wfu April 2018

Enid Lukhovitsky

Reviewer

Does Frontier use Boeing 737?

Frontier is the only airline providing flights out of the Downtown Airport. The Denver-based low-cost carrier announced Monday it was leaving the Mobile market on April 22. “The root of this is with the Boeing problem with the 737 Max,” Stimpson said. “You have 500 airplanes sitting on tarmacs that can't fly.

Edite Fromm

Reviewer

What is an f9 plane?

Grumman F-9 Cougar. The Grumman F9F/F-9 Cougar was a carrier-based fighter aircraft for the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. Based on Grumman's earlier F9F Panther, the Cougar replaced the Panther's straight wing with a more modern swept wing. Thrust was also increased.

Xinyi Donati

Reviewer

How many planes does JetBlue own?

JetBlue instead operates a fleet of 193 Airbus aircraft (A320 and A321) along with 60 Embraer 190 regional jets.