Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines is a low cost carrier based in the USA. They operate 500 flights per day to more than 65 destinations throughout the US, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The airline is known for their super low fares, and with that comes fees for add-ons. Since the carry on baggage policy for Spirit Airlines is a little stricter than most airlines, make sure you read the information below and understand how much luggage you’re allowed to bring on board.

Updated October 2019

Headquarters Country: USA

Website: https://customersupport.spirit.com/hc/en-us/articles/202096476-What-are-the-size-and-weight-limits-for-bags-

Carry on baggage allowance for Spirit Airlines

Number of carry on items allowed:

  • Free: 1 small item, which must fit under the seat
  • For a charge: 1 larger item that fits in the overhead is allowed with a fee

Maximum allowed in imperial: (official)

  • H x W x D = 18 x 14 x 8 in – free and must fit under seat.
  • H x W x D = 22 x 18 x 10 in – for a fee and goes in overhead.
  • Weight = not indicated

Maximum allowed in metric: (official)

  • H x W x D = 45 x 35 x 20 cm – free and must fit under seat.
  • H x W x D = 56 x 46 x 25 cm – for a fee and goes in overhead.
  • Weight = not indicated

The cost of adding a carry on bag to your ticket is much cheaper when booked ahead of time as opposed to paying for it at the last minute.

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