Deal alert: Frontier flights across the U.S. from $20
Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here.
Frontier is known for everyday low fares, but this flash sale is seeing flights got for as little $20 one-way. To see if your city and travel dates work with this sale, head to the Frontier deals page. To secure the deal, be sure to book before 11:59 p.m. EST on October 7.
Keep in mind that Frontier charges extra for everything from a carry-on bag to a seat assignment to a can of soda. Still, even if you choose to bring a full-size carry-on bag aboard your flight and lock in a specific seat, you will likely end up paying less than on full-service carriers. Also note that you can skip through the seat selection and have it assigned to you for free.
Routes: Various U.S. cities
Dates: Oct. 12 - February 2020 (excluding Christmas and New Year)
Book By: Oct. 7 at 11:59pm EST
Pay With: The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on airfare booked directly with the airline), Citi Prestige® Card (5x on airfare), Citi Premier® Card, Chase Sapphire Reserve, (3x on airfare) American Express® Gold Card (3x on airfare booked directly with the airline) or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on travel)
Here are a few examples of what you can book today on Frontier:
Houston (IAH) to Denver (DEN) for $20 one-way:
Orlando (MCO) to Louisville (SDF) for $20 one-way:
Las Vegas (LAS) to Spokane (GEG) for $20 one-way:
Cincinnati (CVG) to Atlanta (ATL) for $40 round-trip:
Maximize Your Purchase
Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or American Express Travel), Citi Prestige Card (5x on airfare), Chase Sapphire Reserve, American Express® Gold Card, Citi Premier® Card (3x on airfare) or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out this post for more on maximizing airfare purchases.
When flying an ultra low-cost carrier, if you are worried about what happens in the face of flight cancellations or severe delays, consider looking into Freebird. For a $19 purchase made in advance, that service that can rebook you on another carrier's flight or prioritize using a credit card that comes with above-average flight protections.
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