IndustriesAirlines: Aviation

Company size: 10,001+ employees

Headquarters: Miramar, FLTypePublic

Company Founded 1980



Types of Travel Fares

Spirit Airlines offers Standard (Bare Fare) and $ 9 Fare Club Fares.

The basic rate makes does not offer any service. As a result, Spirit lowers the cost of your ticket. $ 9 Fare Club can only be used if you join or become a member of the club.

Treatment includes $ 19.95 for two-month trial members, $ 59.95 for one year and $ 69.95 for an annual renewal that will be done automatically unless you cancel. This does not mean that members can buy tickets for $ 9.

However, you can enjoy certain benefits together with eight other passengers, such as: B. The lowest available rate when buying tickets online, special offers and discounted bag prices. Only one person needs to join the Fare Club $ 9 because a $ 9 Fare Club membership is enough to cover an entire family.


Spirit Airlines offers refreshments such as drinks and snacks for purchase at a specified price of . It does not provide Wi-Fi or onboard entertainment. Passengers can purchase a Big front seat that reclines forward with extra legroom and 36 inches of clearance and is 20 inches . Big Front Seats can be purchased for a fee during or after booking, subject to availability . The dimensions of the standard economy seats are 28 “incline and 17.75” wide. Seats vary depending on the aircraft.


Spirit Airlines’ frequent flyer program is called Free Spirit. The program is free, . However, your miles will expire in three months if you don’t earn any more miles. Members can earn Free Spirit miles by flying Spirit, using Spirit Airlines credit cards, purchasing additional Free Spirit miles, staying in select hotels, dining at partner restaurants, car rentals from partner airlines, cruise vacations and more other . Members can redeem miles for gift items, magazine subscriptions, online games and more. Spirit’s Free Spirit program has three levels: Somebody, Elite and VIP. Some of the benefits are:

Someone – Members can become Someone members once they sign up online at

They can earn 50% of the actual miles flown and benefit from access to offers and promotions exclusive to members only. 40 to 4 40 to 4 Elite – To qualify for this tier, members must fly at least 12,000 miles or spend a minimum of 40 to 4 of $ 1,200 on base fare tickets within six months.

Members can earn 100% of actual miles flown, priority boarding if you are a Spirit Airlines credit card holder, and earn 2 miles for for every dollar spent on purchases with your Spirit Airlines World Mastercard.

VIP- Members can earn this status by driving 24,000 miles or spending $ 2,400 on base fare tickets within six months. VIP members will earn 100% of actual miles flown and can maintain their VIP status as long as they re-qualify every six months.


Carry-On Permit:

Passengers may carry 1 free personal item with a maximum of 40 linear inch (18x14x8 in) dimensions and one additional carry-on, subject to applicable fees , with maximum dimensions of 50 linear inches (22x18x10in). Fees will depend on when and where the booking is made. During Entry: $ 9 Fare Club – $ 23 Standard – $ 35- $ 49.56 Before and during the online check-in: $ 9 Fare club – $ 36- $ 50, Standard – $ 45- $ 61 Desktop Booking: $ 52- $ 70 Door: $ 65- $ 76 Focus bag: Passengers are allowed to carry 2 luggage reach 5 bag that will not weigh more than 40lbs and six inches in diameter. Each piece of checked baggage has an additional cost.

When booking: 1st checked baggage ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 21 to $ 26, standard $ 30 to $ 35) 2nd checked bag ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 31 to $ 36, standard – $ 40 to $ 45) 3rd to 5th checked baggage ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 76, standard – $ 85) Airport reservation desk: $ 50 At gate: 65 $

When checking in online:

1st checked bag ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 31 to $ 36, standard – $ 40 – $ 45) 2nd checked bag ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 41 – $ 46 , Standard – $ 50 – $ 54) 3rd to 5th checked baggage ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 86, Standard – $ 95)

Airport reservation desk: $ 60 At the boarding gate : n / a Prior to online check-in: 1st checked bag ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 31 – $ 36, Standard – $ 40 – $ 45) 2nd checked bag ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 41 – $ 46, Standard – $ 50 – $ 55) 3rd to 5th checked baggage ($ 9 Fare Club – $ 86, standard – $ 95) Airport reservation desk: $ 60 At the boarding gate: n / a Overweight / oversized baggage: If a piece of baggage weighs between 41 and 50 pounds, the charge is $ 30 per baggage . If it weighs between 51-70 pounds, the price is $ 55 per bag. If you weigh between 71-100 40-4 40-4 pounds, the fee is $ 100 per bag. Baggage that exceeds the overall dimension of 63 to 80 linear inches costs $ 100. If it is greater than 80 linear inches, the fare is $ 150.


The spirit of the air provides infants over 7 days of age and up to two years old to walk adult legs that should be at least 15 years old.

Only one lap child is allowed per passenger, therefore a separate ticket must be purchased for the second infant who must be secured in an FFA approved child restraint (car seat). Passengers traveling with an infant cannot occupy a seat in an emergency exit row in front of or behind a row of emergency exits .

In addition, infants and children in car seats are not allowed to have a wheelchair. Documents such as birth certificate, passport etc. should be given to children 2 years or less when flight requested. Along with your personal item, a diaper bag, car seat and stroller are allowed free of charge .

The child may incur taxes and fees depending on the destination.


Unaccompanied minors aged 4 years or younger are not allowed to travel alone unless accompanied by a person of at least 15 years old. Children aged 5-14 are allowed to travel alone as unaccompanied minors provided they follow the guidelines imposed by the Unaccompanied Minor Service.

Children aged 15 and over are allowed to travel alone without restrictions. They can, want, demand for the project of the Participant Minor, if any. Unaccompanied minors can travel only on direct and direct flights and within within the United States including its territories (Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands).

The cost of the service for unaccompanied minors is $ 100 per child per way, which includes benefits such as a free snack and drink.

A parent or guardian must bring the unaccompanied minor to the airport and check-in at the reservation counter 60 minutes before departure where an unaccompanied minor form must be completed by the parent / guardian with a photo ID of the minor.

The parent should apply for a boarding gate and accompany the child to the boarding gate and stay there until the flight starts after .

The parent / guardian must provide government-issued photo identification. The parent / guardian designated on the accompanied minor form must obtain a pass and wait for the child’s arrival.


The airline does not charge any cancellation fees, regardless of the selected fee, if tickets are canceled within 24 hours of purchase and more than 7 days (168 hours) but it is more than day departure.

If the ticket is canceled after more than 24 hours since the purchase, passengers should pay $ 90- $ 110 as cancellation fee to receive a refund.

The airline’s cancellation fee consists of three segments: standard ticket, flexible flight ticket , and award ticket.

Item : Cancellation will not be charged if the ticket is canceled within on the same day for booking. After the risk-free period, if the cancellation is done online, the fee is $ 90 and $ 100 for airport cancellations.

The airline will issue the refund as a travel point for future use and can only be used with Spirit Airlines.

In addition, if you change your plane with a ticket that is more expensive than your first ticket, you will need to pay the difference. Flex Flex: Available only for purchase during the first flight.

You have the advantage that you can change your travel route online once 24 hours before departure of your planned flight without any change fees.

The Flight Flex fee is $ 35 to $ 45 per ticket, depending on your itinerary. After the risk-free period, the cancellation fee is $ 90 if done online and $ 100 if cancellation is made at the airport or over the phone. Your refund will be issued as a future travel credit with Spirit.

Award Ticket : A cancellation fee of $ 110 will be charged, after the risk-free period, if booked a ticket with your Spirit miles.

However, your miles will be transferred back to account for your future travel purposes by Spirit.


Spirit Airlines accepts domestic dogs, cats, rabbits and small domestic birds to travel in cabin for a fee of $ 110 per way. However, small pet birds and rabbits are not allowed on flights to / from Puerto Rico or St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Pets should be at least eight weeks old. The pet will count as one plus one carry-on.

Spirit does not allow pets as checked baggage or cargo. Pet containers must not exceed 18 ”x14” x9 ”and the combined weight of the pet and carrier cannot exceed 40 pounds. Only soft containers are allowed and must fit under the seat.

Pets must remain inside their travel container at all times and must be able to sit, stand and move comfortably on the carrier.

The 2 largest pets are allowed in a bag or only 1 bag per person allowed. The airline requires a health certificate for passengers traveling with pets to USVI and a certificate of vaccination against rabies for pets traveling with passengers to Puerto Rico.

pets are not allowed on foreign airlines except in the case of working animals.


Low cost airline of the year at the CAPA World Aviation Awards, Air Transport World’s Value Airline of the year and FlightGlobal ranked Spirit as the most punctual low cost airline in the country