Frontier Baggage

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) baggage policy?

The Frontier Airlines (F9) baggage policy include the following:

  • 1 personal item - Fee free
  • 1 carry-on item - Subject to applicable fees
  • Checked baggage / Hold luggage - Applicable fees per bag increase with number checked.
  • Overweight and Oversize bags - Applicable fees per bag depending on weight and size categories.
  • Sports equipment - Certain items might have applicable fees.

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) carry-on baggage policy?

Frontier Airlines (F9) allows 1 personal item (purse, briefcase, laptop bag) per passenger fee free.  Carry-on baggage is not included as fee free. You may pay for carry-on baggage fees at the time of booking. If you have already purchased your ticket, they you may pay for carry-on baggage fees on FlyFrontier.com or when you check-in online within 24 hours of departure.

Carry-on should not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:

    • 24 in x 16 in x 10 in/61 cm x 41 cm x 25 cm (including handles and wheels).
    • Fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.

Personal item should not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:

  • 18 in x 14 in x 8 in/46 cm x 36 cm x 20 cm
  • Fit under the seat in front of you
  • A jacket, umbrella, diaper bag, duty free items, and assistive devices (wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, strollers, child restraint seats, etc.) do not count towards your carry-on allowance.

NOTE: Bulkhead seats do not have under seat storage, therefore, all carry-on baggage must be stowed in the overhead bin during take-off and landing.

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Frontier Airlines' (F9) standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • Checked baggage is not included in your fare. You may pay the fees for checked baggage at the time of booking. If you have already purchased your ticket, then you may pay the fees on FlyFrontier.com or when you check-in online within 24 hours of departure.
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height).
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.

Are there fees for baggage on Frontier Airlines (F9)?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active U S military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Frontier Airlines' (F9) frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Frontier Airlines (F9) sponsored credit/charge card.

Fronter Airlines (F9) carry-on baggage

  • At booking and online web check-in: $30.00 USD
  • At airport ticket counter or kiosk: $40.00 USD
  • At gate: $60.00 USD

Note: Higher fee for travel from 11.19.2015 through 1.5.2016 and 6.9.2016 through 8.16.2016 of $35.00 USD at booking, $40.00 USD at online web check-in, and $45.00 USD at airport ticket counter or kiosk.

Frontier Airlines' (F9) standard checked baggage / hold luggage fees:

First bag:

  • At booking and online web check-in: $25.00 USD
  • At airport ticket counter or kiosk: $30.00 USD

Note: Higher fee for travel from 11.19.2015 through 1.5.2016 and 6.9.2016 through 8.16.2016 of $30.00 USD at booking, $35.00 USD at online web check-in, and $40.00 USD at airport ticket counter or kiosk.

Second bag:

  • At booking and online web check-in: $30.00 USD
  • At airport ticket counter or kiosk: $35.00 USD

Note: Higher fee for travel from 11.19.2015 through 1.5.2016 and 6.9.2016 through 8.16.2016 of $40.00 USD at booking and at online web check-in, and $45.00 USD at airport ticket counter or kiosk.

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) fee for excess baggage?

Frontier Airlines’ (F9) fee for 3 or more bags:

    • At booking and online web check-in: $75.00 USD
    • At airport ticket counter or kiosk: $80.00 USD

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) fee for overweight baggage?

Frontier Airlines (F9) will charge the following for bags that are greater than the standard 50 pounds or 23 kilograms:

      • 51 to 100 pounds or 24 to 46 kilograms: $75.00 USD extra per bag.
      • Bags exceeding 100 pounds or 46 kilograms will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage.

What is Frontier Airlines' (F9) fee for oversize baggage?

Frontier Airlines (F9) will charge $75.00 USD extra for bags that are from 63 to 80 linear inches or from 160 to 204 centimeters. Bags greater than 80 linear inches or 204 centimeters will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage.

Are there fees for sports equipment on Frontier Airlines (F9)?

Sports equipment such as skis, golf bags, fishing equipment, hockey, and lacrosse equipment will be accepted up to Frontier Airlines' (F9) size and weight limits and will count as one checked bag/hold bag. Associated fees might be applied.