Why is Frontier Airlines so cheap?
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Moreover, is Frontier a safe airline?
While there may be apparent differences in carrier safety records at any particular time … there is no evidence that such distinctions persist nor that they are predictive of future safety performance.” That said, the website AirlineRatings.com included Frontier on its 2019 list of the Top 10 Safest Low-Cost Airlines.
Likewise, is Frontier or Spirit Airlines better? In terms of mishandled baggage, Spirit Airlines was actually the best in the business, while Frontier was near the middle of the pack. The main reason both ultra-low-cost carriers still rank at the bottom overall is that they have a much higher rate of official complaints -- especially Spirit.
Similarly, it is asked, why is frontier so cheap?
Believe it or not, Frontier flights are almost always cheaper when you book at an airport counter than they are when booking online. The misleading “Carrier Interface Charge” you'll see on the breakdown of taxes and carrier-imposed fees is actually an online booking fee in disguise.
Does Frontier have hidden fees?
Frontier charges $25 for carry-on bags on most fares if booked on-line, but $50 if paid for at the gate.