Infant and Child policy of Spirit Airlines
Traveling with a baby is a little interesting and requires attention as well. If you are going to travel with an infant on Spirit, this article is for you where you will find the answer to all your question on traveling with infants in the cabin and bringing Car Seats and a Stroller. Also, you will get to know about the number of car seats and stroller you can bring on Sprit.
Travel with Infant on Spirit
Infant Policy of Spirit allows children from 7days old to 2years of age, such a child is considered a lap child, and you are not required to pay for the seat. However, customers can buy a seat if they prefer.
According to the Infant and Child Policy of Spirit, a child after celebrating their second birthday will not be considered a lap child, and passengers traveling with kids have to pay for them.
Spirit reserves the right to ask for a document proof of age for any traveler of age group two or less.
If one child aged over 7days and under 2years old travels with someone whose age is 15 then it’s not necessary to purchase a ticket for them and they can travel by carrying the child in his lap free of charge.
Guidelines to travel with Infant on Spirit
Spirit allows one child per guest of age 15or more on Spirit Airlines.
An infant of age lesser than 7days or an infant requiring an incubator or other life support system may not be accepted for travel and may also be denied boarding.
Infants in laps and in the car, the seat is not allowed to sit in the emergency exit rows or the row in front or behind the emergency exit row.
Also, Infants in car seat and lap isn’t allowed to occupy a seat equipped with an inflatable seatbelt.
Taxes and fees for an infant will depend on the destination.
Baggage Allowance on traveling with an infant
Passengers traveling with an infant are allowed to carry on board one diaper bag for free, in addition to a carry-on bag.
You may check one car seat and a stroller for free and along with a normal baggage allowance.
Can I carry my child’s car seat and/or stroller on Spirit?
Yes, Sprit checks one car seat and one stroller per child for no extra cost at the ticket counter. A car seat must not be used on any seat equipped with an inflatable seatbelt.
What will the size of the Car Seat on Spirit be?
Car Seats measuring more than 15.5” ×25” ×25” may not be able to fit in the aircraft seat. If the car seat isn’t able to fit then the spirit will try to reseat the car seat.
Can I purchase a seat on Sprit for an Infant?
Yes, you can purchase a seat for Infant on Spirit and your child must be secured in an FAA-approved child restrain device (Car Seat). You can book a flight for an infant online by visiting the spirit's official website.
Do I have to pay charges for bringing the Car Seat on Sprit?
No, you don’t have to pay any charges to bring the car seat to Sprit. One Car seat and a stroller are allowed for free on Spirit Airlines.