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Aer Lingus
Air Canada
Air France
Air India
Air Tran
Alitalia
American Airlines
British Airways
Comair
Continental
Delta
Frontier
Iberia
JetBlue
Lufthansa
Midwest
Mexicana
Northwest
Qantas
Southwest
Spirit
Swiss
United
US Air
Virgin America
Virgin Atlantic
 

Aer Lingus

Baggage Fees: Two pieces allowed, $125 for each additional piece
Upgrade Cost: "Premier Class" tickets start at $715
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No extra fees listed
Meal Service Fees: SkyCafe Menu with varied pricing
Beverage Service Fees: None listed except for alcohol
Pet Travel Fees: International pet travel available on some flights for around $240
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Does not accept unaccompanied minors
Comfort Fees: Complimentary blankets and pillows on long flights

Air Canada

Baggage Fees: Two bags allowed, each additional costs $100-$225
Upgrade Cost: Upgrade certificates available for $160
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Unlisted fees apply for extra seats
Meal Service Fees: Snacks range from $2-$6
Beverage Service Fees: Basic beverages are free
Pet Travel Fees: No pets in cabin. Checked pets cost $105-$270
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Available only on nonstop flights for a fee of $100
Comfort Fees: Pillow and blanket available for "nominal fee"

Air France

Baggage Fees: Priced according to baggage calculator
Upgrade Cost: Class upgrades available, fees unlisted
Seat and Accommodation Fees: 25% discount on an additional seat
Meal Service Fees: Menus available, fees unlisted
Beverage Service Fees: No fee listed
Pet Travel Fees: Contact AirFrance for fees and restrictions
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Optional accompaniment for minors ages 12-17 with unlisted fee
Comfort Fees: Complimentary comfort options vary according to class

Air India

Baggage Fees: Contact AirIndia for applicable fees
Upgrade Cost: Class upgrades available, fees unlisted
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Normal fares apply for extra seats for comfort or extra baggage
Meal Service Fees: Various meals offered, no fees listed
Beverage Service Fees: No fee listed
Pet Travel Fees: Contact AirIndia for applicable fees
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Offers service, no fee listed
Comfort Fees: First class offers beds, other fees unlisted

Air Tran

Baggage Fees: Second bag costs $10-$20, each additional bag is $50
Upgrade Cost: Upgrades cost $49-$198
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Seat assignment fees apply, exit row seat costs $20
Meal Service Fees: No meals available
Beverage Service Fees: Offers free beverage service
Pet Travel Fees: $69 fee for pets in cabin
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $39 fee for nonstop flights, $59 for connecting flights
Comfort Fees: No fee listed

Alitalia

Baggage Fees: Baggage allowance and fees vary
Upgrade Cost: Upgrades available on longer flights
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No fees or availabilities listed
Meal Service Fees: Various meals available, fees unlisted
Beverage Service Fees: Free service available
Pet Travel Fees: Fees range from $45 to $225
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Contact Alitalia for fees
Comfort Fees: No additional fees listed

American Airlines

Baggage Fees: A single checked bag is $15, a second $25, and a third $100
Upgrade Cost: Upgrade fees apply for "flagship experience"
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No fees listed
Meal Service Fees: Snacks are $3, light meals are $6
Beverage Service Fees: Basic beverages are free, beer and wine are $6
Pet Travel Fees: Fees range from $100 to $150 for in-cabin and checked pets
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $100 fee for all unaccompanied children under 15
Comfort Fees: Blankets available in business class and first class

British Airways

Baggage Fees: Allowances and fees vary according to countries of travel
Upgrade Cost: Offers several classes from premium economy to first
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Contact British Airways for policies
Meal Service Fees: Offers free snacks to all classes
Beverage Service Fees: Basic beverages are free
Pet Travel Fees: Pets allowed on Cargo flights only
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Fees range from $50 to $100
Comfort Fees: Blankets, cushions, and other comforts provided

Continental

Baggage Fees: $100-$150 for each additional piece, depending on destination
Upgrade Cost: Class upgrades offered to "Elite" members
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Extra seats purchased at full cost
Meal Service Fees: Free snack and meal service on longer flights
Beverage Service Fees: Free beverage service on all flights
Pet Travel Fees: $125 per leg of travel for in-cabin pets
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $75 for children on nonstop flights, $100 for connecting
Comfort Fees: Sleeper seats available in BusinessFirst, no listings for economy

Delta

Baggage Fees: A third bag is $125, a fourth is $200
Upgrade Cost: "Medallion" members get free upgrades, no options listed for other passengers
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No extra fees listed
Meal Service Fees: Free snacks and pay menu available
Beverage Service Fees: Free service on all flights
Pet Travel Fees: Fees range from $150 to $550 for pets in-cabin and checked
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $100 service fee for children under 15
Comfort Fees: Amenity kits provided in business class, none listed for economy

Frontier

Baggage Fees: A second bag is $25, a third is $50
Upgrade Cost: Offers only one travel class
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No extra fees listed
Meal Service Fees: Prices range from $3 to $7
Beverage Service Fees: Offers some free beverages
Pet Travel Fees: Fees range from $100 to $200, depending on pet’‘s size
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $50 fee per segment, per child
Comfort Fees: No options or fees listed

Iberia

Baggage Fees: Excess bags cost up to $223 apiece
Upgrade Cost: Business Class and Business Plus available, fees unlisted
Seat and Accommodation Fees: Contact Iberia for seating arrangements
Meal Service Fees: Menu prices range from $2.25 to $15
Beverage Service Fees: Menu prices range from $2.25 to $8
Pet Travel Fees: Charges range from $37 to $446 for pets in cabin and cargo
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Cannot book online, contact Iberia for policies
Comfort Fees: No options or fees listed

JetBlue

Baggage Fees: A second bag is $20, a third is $75
Upgrade Cost: Offers only one travel class
Seat and Accommodation Fees: "Even More Legroom" seats available for $10 and up
Meal Service Fees: Offers an array of free snacks
Beverage Service Fees: Offers free beverage service
Pet Travel Fees: $100 fee for pets 20lbs and under
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: $75 fee for children under 14
Comfort Fees: $7 fee for a pillow and blanket

Lufthansa

Baggage Fees: Allowance and fees vary according to destination and class
Upgrade Cost: Offers upgrades with "Star Alliance" program
Seat and Accommodation Fees: No extra fees listed
Meal Service Fees: Service depends on flight’‘s duration
Beverage Service Fees: Service depends on flight’‘s duration
Pet Travel Fees: Contact Lufthansa for arrangements and fees
Unaccompanied Minor Fees: Fees range from $60 to $120, depending on countries of travel
Comfort Fees: Blankets furnished upon request, no fee listed

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