Spirit Airline fees increase
Airlines raises baggage fees
If you're flying Spirit Airlines in the future, beware of higher baggage fees.
Starting Nov. 6, several fees will increase. In particular, of you pay for your carry-on at the gate, you will be charged $100. That's right $100 to carry a bag onto the plane.
Spirit is one of two airlines that currently charge fees for carry-on bags. The other is Allegiant, which charges up to $35.Spirit says it’s trying to discourage people from bringing those last-minute carry-on bags, as the process of paying for them at the gate slows down the boarding process for everyone.
If you pre-pay online for your carry-on, it will cost just $35.
To review all the updated baggage fees on Spirit Airlines, you can click this link to the airline's website.