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Airline Pet Policy - Frontier Airlines

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Can my pet fly with me in the cabin? Yes (Certain Flights)
Can my pet fly with me as checked baggage? No
Can my pet fly with me as manifest cargo? No


In-Cabin Pet Policy

cat flying in-cabin If your small pet meets the requirements listed in Frontier Airlines pet policy to travel in-cabin, you will need an approved airline pet carrier. The carrier must have a waterproof bottom, have room for your pet to stand up and turn around, must fasten securly and have adequate ventilation.

Pets Allowed:

Domestic cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and small birds are permitted on all flights within the United States. Small cats and dogs only are permitted on international flights.

Rabies vaccinations at least 30 days in advance and not more than 12 months for dogs and cats over 3 months of age should be reflected on all health certificates for international travel. Recommended vaccinations are hepatatis, PIP and leptospirosis.


A pet carrier is not included in the carry-on baggage limitations. An additional charge will be levied as excess baggage.

Carrier Requirements:

The carrier may be no larger than 8" H x 14" W x 18" L. Carriers must be secure, allow for your pet to stand up and turn around and must have a waterproof bottom. Soft-sided pet carriers are recommended.


You can book a reservation for your pet online when you make your booking. Otherwise, you will pay for your pet's transport at check-in.


$75USD each way

Forms Required

A health certificate is not required when flying your pet within the United States. International flights will require health certificates according to country requirements. Any additional documentation required for the destination country must be available at check-in.

Service and Emotional Support Animals

Service and emotional support animals do not need to be in a carrier. Pet owners and handlers must notify Frontier in advance of travel.

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Checked Baggage Pet Policy

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Frontier Airlines no longer offers checked baggage services for live animals of any type.

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Manifest (Air) Cargo Pet Policies

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Frontier Airlines no longer offers air cargo service for live animals.

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Airports Served


Frontier Airlines serves cities all over the United States as well as Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and Mexico.


Other Animals

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Frontier Airlines will transport domesticated cats and dogs on all routes. Rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and small birds will be transported on flights within the United States.


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