At the Airport

Whether you are a first time traveler or frequent flyer, here's what to expect and be prepared for at the airport. 

airport coundown. You and your bags must be checked in 45 min before departure. Be at the gate and boarding begins 30 min before departure. Final boarding begins 15 min before departure. Doors close 10 min before departure.
Pssst... Frontier Tip:
Remember, your gate assignments and departure times can change due to operational requirements. You can easily stay updated by checking the flight monitors at the airport.

Ticket counters (outside security) are generally open from 2 hours prior to departure time until 45 minutes prior to departure time.

Priority Services

We offer Priority services if you have additional needs, are traveling as an Elite member of EarlyReturns®, or have purchased a carry-on bag or the WORKS℠. These priority services include priority security, and priority boarding.
Note: These services may not be available in all airports.

Here's who boards our planes first

Special Services

This includes anyone needing wheelchair or other boarding assistance and unaccompanied minors.

Zone 1 Boarding

Receive prority boarding if you purchase a carry-on bag, the WORKS℠ or by being an Elite member of EarlyReturns®

Courtesy Boarding

Available to families traveling with small children (under 3 years old) and any other passenger requiring additional time or assistance.

Priority Security Access

If you are traveling as an Elite member of EarlyReturns®, we invite you to look for the Priority Security lanes at select airports once you have checked-in and received your boarding pass. The Priority Security lane will get you on your way through the security lines as quickly as possible. To access the Priority Security lane, you will be asked to show a boarding pass that indicates your Frontier Elite status.Note: This service may not be available in all airports.


Zone 1 Boarding

If you purchased a carry-on bag, the WORKS℠ or are an Elite member of EarlyReturns, we invite you to be among the first to board the aircraft, regardless of your seat assignment on the flight. Just listen at the gate for the priority boarding announcements. Priority boarding is available on all Frontier flights.

Airport List

North or south, east or west...we can get you there!

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Check out our Tips & FAQ page for more information and maps of the airports 
United States

Atlanta, GA (ATL)
Austin, TX (AUS)
Bismarck, ND (BIS)
Bozeman, MT (BZN)
Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)
Charlotte, NC (CLT)
Chicago, IL (ORD)
Cincinnati, OH (CVG)
Cleveland, OH (CLE)
Columbus, Ohio (CMH)
Colorado Springs, CO (COS)
Dallas, TX (DFW)
Denver, CO (DEN)
Des Moines, IA (DSM)
Detroit, MI (DTW)
Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)
Fort Myers, FL (RSW)
Greensboro/High Point, NC (GSO)
Houston, TX (IAH)
Indianapolis, IN (IND)
Kansas City, MO (MCI)
Knoxville, TN (TYS)
Las Vegas, NV (LAS)
Los Angeles, CA (LAX)
Madison, WI (MSN)
Memphis, TN (MEM)
Miami, FL (MIA)
Milwaukee, WI (MKE)
Minneapolis, MN (MSP)
Missoula, MT (MSO)
Nashville, TN (BNA)
New Orleans, LA (MSY)
New York, NY (LGA)
Omaha, NE (OMA)
Orlando, FL (MCO)
Philadelphia, PA (PHL)
Phoenix, AZ (PHX)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PIT)
Portland, OR (PDX)
Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU)
Saint Augustine, FL (UST)
Saint Louis, MO (STL)
Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)
San Diego, CA (SAN)
San Francisco, CA (SFO)
Santa Ana, CA (SNA)
San Antonio, TX (SAT)
Seattle, WA (SEA)
Sioux Falls, SD (FSD)
Tampa, FL (TPA)
Trenton, NJ (TTN)
Washington, DC (IAD)
Washington, DC (DCA)
West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Outside of the United States

Dominican Republic

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (PUJ)

Montego Bay, Jamaica (MBJ)

Mexico, United Mexican States
Cancun, Mexico, United Mexican States (CUN)
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, United Mexican States (PVR)
San Jose Cabo, Mexico, United Mexican States (SJD)