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Spirit Airlines

13,910 reviews
Headquarters: 2800 Executive Way, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33025
Mon 01/07
Mon 08/07
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About Spirit Airlines
Headquarters: 2800 Executive Way, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33025

Airline Summary

Florida-based Spirit Airlines (NK) flies non-stop to more than 55 destinations in the United States, Caribbean, Central America and South America. The carrier, which is not part of a major airline alliance, operates a fleet configured entirely with Economy Class seating. For an additional fee, passengers can reserve Big Front Seats, which are wider seats with more legroom located at the front of the plane. Travelers can also pay additional fees for checked baggage and onboard drinks and snacks. Spirit Airlines has two operating bases: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) and Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL).
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Las Vegas - Portland
it probably helped immensely that I told the flight attendants I may throw up on landing, I'm sure they asked the pilot to fly as smoothly as possible. This is one of the most smoothest landings I've ever had ever! Kudos to the pilot.
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Las Vegas - New Orleans
After arriving an hour late I have been waiting for my bags for an hour and a half. Their baggage office is locked and no one there. Seats are uncomfortable, on a previous flight the flight attendant got in a fight with a passenger which was very scary. Before that my other
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Chicago - Fort Myers
After checking in luggage be prepared to have no money. Yes the charge for carry ons also. Never again
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Baltimore - Las Vegas
I flew Spirit Airlines after booking some last minute flights to Las Vegas to attend the National Hardware Show. The ticket prices were really cheap. The ticket price didn't include the price for my luggage. The bag fees are a bit ridiculous because one check bag can only be 50
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Seattle - Las Vegas
I have never flown with Spirit Airlines before but know that it is a low cost airline. I didn't have high expectations going in, just looking for a cheap flight home. It was a cheap flight but be prepared for added fees! The carry on cost me more than the flight which is
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"If you are using this airline opt for the big seats if you can afford. Get priority seating as well as plenty of room!!!"
"Have a sense of humor."
"Check all fees!!"
"Buy insurance, your flight might get cancelled and they will say it is weather related although other airlines are not having any problems."
"If you have no bags and are willing to put up with horrible service, fly it. For me, it is not worth the money."
Baggage fees
Domestic United States
Carry-on bag: US$35 - US$65
1st checked bag: US$30 - US$65
2nd checked bag: US$40 - US$100
3rd checked bag: US$85 - US$100
4th checked bag: US$85 - US$100
Each checked bag maximum 40lb/18kg
United States to Mexico
Carry-on bag: US$30 - US$65
1st checked bag: US$35 - US$65
2nd checked bag: US$45 - US$100
3rd checked bag: US$90 - US$100
4th checked bag: US$90 - US$100
Each checked bag maximum 40lb/18kg
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