Overview of Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines is an ultra-low-cost airline based in Miramar that was created in 1993. Spirit Airlines Inc is an airline that operates in the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The airline, which is located in Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport, flies to over 50 locations in the United States and the Caribbean.
Spirit Airlines Baggage Allowance Policy
Flying with Spirit Airlines might help you save a lot of money on your vacation because it is a prominent low-cost airline in the United States. As a result, this airline does not always provide the same standard of service as other airlines.
This airline's pricing only covers small luggage; if you want to carry a lot of large bags, budget accordingly. Here's all you need to know about the airline so you can get ready for your trip.
Because Spirit Airlines provides low-cost tickets to customers, it is unable to provide adequate services, one of which is the luggage policy. Passengers on all Spirits airline flights must pay an additional fee for hand luggage and checked baggage. If you carry a compact personal bag that is no larger than 18 x 14 x 8 inches (45 x 35 x 20 cm), there will be no additional price.
If your luggage is larger than the specified quantity, you will be charged an extra price; nevertheless, your luggage cannot exceed the size of your carry-on luggage, which is limited to 56 x 46 x 25cm. Hand baggage fees differ based on where you purchased your ticket.
For example, if you purchase your tickets online, you will only have to pay $37, however, if you check-in online, you would have to pay $45. Unless you check-in at the counter, the baggage cost is $55, and if you check-in at the border, the fee is $65.
Hand luggage and checked baggage surcharges will differ. This is the regulation on the surcharge for checked baggage in case of online booking and direct booking.
- During Booking (Standard Fare): $31.00 USD
- Before Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $41.00 USD
- During Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $41.00 USD
- At airport ticket counter: $55.00 USD
- At airport gate: $65.00 USD
- During Booking (Standard Fare): $26.00 USD
- Before Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $36.00 USD
- During Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $36.00 USD
- At airport ticket counter: $50.00 USD
- At airport gate: $65.00 USD
- During Booking (Standard Fare): $36.00 USD
- Before Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $46.00 USD
- During Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $46.00 USD
- At airport ticket counter: $60.00 USD
3rd-5th Checked Bag:
- During Booking (Standard Fare): $81.00 USD
- Before Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $81.00 USD
- During Online Check-In (Standard Fare): $91.00 USD
- At airport ticket counter: $100.00 USD
If your luggage weighs more than the quantity specified by Spirit Airline, you will be charged a minor surcharge. The fees for each overweight large suitcase are listed below.
+ 18 to 23 kilograms: $30.00 USD extra per bag
+ 23 to 32 kilograms: $55.00 USD extra per bag
+ 32 to 45 kilograms: $100.00 USD extra per bag
Furthermore, under special circumstances, the goods specified below will not be accepted as checked luggage and will be treated as special baggage. You will, of course, be charged an additional price if you bring these specific items of luggage on the flight.
+ Bicycle - $75
+ Surf Board (maximum of 2 surfboards in one bag)- $100
+ Golf Clubs - Same as checked bags, overweight charges may apply
+ Skis/Snowboards - Same as checked bags, overweight charges may apply.
If you are travelling with children and your luggage includes a stroller and a car seat, you will not be charged extra baggage costs.
You may bring your dogs on Spirit Airlines domestic flights, but there are some restrictions and an endless cost.
All pets must be kept in a cage that is no bigger than 18 x 14 x 9 inches and is properly secured.
Pets weighing more than 40 pounds are not permitted.
Your pet must be placed in the cage in a relaxed and unrestricted manner, and each cage can only fit two pets.
We are delighted to inform you that you can still bring your musical instrument as carry-on luggage. You are permitted to carry any musical instrument with you on the flight, however, you cannot bring an oversized instrument. If your instrument is larger than the standard size, you can almost certainly need to purchase an additional seat. To prevent annoying other passengers, make sure your instrument is safely stored throughout the flight.
You will not be charged a change or cancellation fee if you alter your flight or cancel your ticket completely within 60 days before your flight. You will have to pay $39 if you want to withdraw or modify your flight between 15 and 59 days before your flight. You will be charged $59 if you cancel or amend your flight ticket 7 to 14 days before your departure. Finally, modifications or cancellations made within six days and a few hours before your flight will be charged a $79 cost.