Frontier Airlines Cutting Fares, Charging for Extras

Assigned seats, carry-on luggage and legroom will cost more

   

Passengers on Frontier Airlines flights won’t have to pay as much for the tickets … but they will have to pay to virtually everything else.

Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines will add fees for storing bags in overhead bins. Fees will range between $20 and $50, in addition to a $15 to $25 charge for the first checked bag. While Frontier Airlines is boosting fees, it says that it will cut the price of its base fare by an average of 12%, the Associated Press notes.

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Assigned seats will now cost up to $8 if chosen at check-in. Passengers looking for “select” select seats in the forward part of the plane will have to pay between $5 and $15. “Stretch” seats will cost a fee of up to $50.

Water and sodas already cost $1.99 on Frontier Airlines flights. Frontier Airlines is owned by investment firm Indigo Partners.

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