Frontier Baggage

New Carry-On Policy

Frontier has introduced a new policy effective July 2013 that applies carry-on charges to certain customers. Customers booking through FlyFrontier.com are still allowed to carry-on 1 free bag and 1 free personal item. All other customers purchasing through outside booking channels will be charged varying amounts between $25-100 for their carry-ons. Click here for more information.

Carry-On Allowance: 1 Personal Item

Each passenger is allowed one personal item, regardless of fare option. There is an added fee for Economy passengers who plan to bring a carry-on. As mentioned, costs will only be applied for customers purchasing through a third party. Assistive devices and outer garments do not count as personal items. All carry-on luggage must fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you and adhere to the following requirements:

  • Maximum Dimensions of Carry-on Luggage: 10" x 16" x 24" (height x width x length)
  • Maximum Weight of Carry-on Luggage: 35 lb/16 kg

REMINDER: Bulkhead seats do not have underseat storage during take-off and landing.
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Frontier has no free checked bag allowance.

  • First bag (when checking in at FlyFrontier.com): $20
  • First bag (when checking in at the airport): $25
  • Second bag: $30
  • Third+ bag: $75 each
  • Classic, Classic Plus, and Summit/Ascent passengers are allowed two free checked bags.

During peak travel times, no more than 2 excess bags are allowed.

Baggage Size Requirements

  • Maximum Dimensions: 62 linear inches/157 cm (length + width + height)
  • Maximum Weight: 50 lb/23 kg

Overweight Baggage Fees

Fee for any bag weighing 51-100 lb: $75

Bags weighing more than 100 lb will not be accepted.

*Overweight baggage fees are in addition to the checked luggage fees.

Oversize Baggage Fees

Fee for any bag between 63-80 in: $75

Bags more than 80 inches will not be accepted.

*Oversize baggage fees are in addition to the checked luggage fees.

Sports Equipment

Some checked items, such as surfboards and bicycles will be charged a fixed handling fee because of size, fragility, or other handling requirements while others may be checked in lieu of one of your checked bags. If you plan to travel with sporting equipment, contact Frontier Airlines directly to confirm packing regulations and fees

Disclaimer: The information on this page is true and correct at the time of publication. Because airlines reserve the right to change policies at any time, see frontierairlines.com for official and up-to-date baggage restrictions.