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Baggge Fees Guide of Frontier Airlines (Carry on, Checked, Military)

Carry-on Baggage

  • » Carry-on baggage should not be larger than 24” H* 16” W* 10” D, including wheels, handles and straps.
  • » The maximum weight of carry-on should be 35 pounds.
  • » It must fit the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.
  • » The fares of carry-on baggage vary based on the date of original purchases and are non-refundable.
  • » Frontier Miles Elite members and passengers always enjoy the benefit of free carry-on baggage in addition to their personal item.
  • » In case of any carry-on baggage exceeding the required dimension or weight, an extra fee is charged.

Other Carry-on Items

  • » Coats, diaper bags, canes, crutches, portable oxygen concentrators, respiratory devices or any other assistive device are free to carry on along with one personal item.
  • » Weapons, explosives, incendiaries are not allowed.

Checked Baggage

  • » The maximum dimension of checked baggage should be 62 linear inches (length+ width+ height).
  • » The weight of a checked bag should not be more than 50 pounds.
  • » An extra fee of $75 per bag will be charged for all the bags exceeding maximum dimension or weight.
  • » Bags weighing more than 100 lbs and over 110 linear inches will not be accepted.
  • » All the passengers who have purchased the WORKS can enjoy the benefit of free checked baggage.
  • » The fares of checked baggage vary based on the date of original purchases and are non-refundable.

Other Information

  • » Frontier Airlines recommends not lock the bags as they must open easily for a quick inspection.
  • » Do not pack cash, jewellery, medications, car keys, important documents in your checked baggage.
  • » Frontier Airlines do not allow you to carry spare lithium-ion batteries or e-cigarettes.
  • » Passengers can check their bags up to 2 hours before the scheduled flight departure.
  • » For domestic flights, your baggage must be checked no later than 45 minutes before scheduled flight departure.
  • » For international flights, your baggage must be checked no later than 60 minutes before scheduled flight departure.

Sports Equipment

  • » For anything that won’t fit in your suitcase or need special handling, please visit the Frontier Airlines Official Site for a breakdown and how you can travel with different items.
  • » The regular rules like dimension, weight and price for carry-on and checked baggage apply to everything.

Firearms and Ammunition

  • » Firearms and ammunition and firearm parts may be transported by the passenger having an age of 18 years or older in a checked bag on domestic flights within the US, but are not allowed to be carried in a flight.
  • » Neither firearms nor ammunition are allowed in international flights.
  • » One passenger is allowed to check up to 11 pounds of ammunition.

Damaged and Lost Baggage

  • » If your baggage is damaged or lost before you leave the airport, be sure to report it.
  • » All claims for damaged or lost baggage must be made within 4 hours of your flight’s arrival with an agent at the arrival destination.

Damaged Bag

  • » If your bag is damaged, report the damage within 4 hours of arriving at the destination.
  • » Show your damaged bag so that agent can determine the liability.
  • Frontier Airlines will not be liable for normal wear and tear including scratches, small dents, rips, tears and general dirtiness.

Lost Baggage

  • » In the case of lost baggage, once reported at the airport, a representative will start tracing file.
  • » Liability for loss or damage to checked baggage is limited to $3500 per ticketed passenger for domestic flights.

Smart Bags

  • » Smart bags that have been transported on Frontier Flights, including both carry-on and checked bag must have the lithium battery removed from the bag.
  • » The lithium battery should be carried on board as permitted by security regulations.
  • » Spare or uninstalled batteries should always be carried in the cabin.

Military Personnel Bags

Frontier Airlines welcomes U.S. military passengers onboard and provides flexibility to their baggage policy.

  • » One personal item-free
  • » One carry-on bag-free
  • » Two checked bags-free