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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "The accommodation to the military service members!"
Cons: "Air fresheners should be used on the airplane."
Pros: "Delta is doing a great job keeping everything calm and clean during this pandemic!"
Cons: "Nothing all excellent"
Cons: "It was great! Nice job Delta !"
Cons: "Wouldn’t change a thing! I don’t always fly! But when I do!! I fly delta!!"
Cons: "For options none. No drink carts at all. Had coffee once after I asked. Poor quality entertainment. Just a huge waste of money."
Pros: "The staff at Delta are always friendly and helpful and they were able to squeeze me onto a very full flight."
Pros: "I always have a consistently good experience on Delta. Everything was great."
Cons: "1.5 hour delay...no reason given!"
Pros: "Love the fact that the head rests move to support your head better."
Pros: "The seat was great, I wish all seats on the plane were that comfortable"
Cons: "Nothing, everyone was great"
Cons: "No meal option and my video screen volume did not work"
Pros: "Boarding was easy."
Cons: "I am 6' 1" tall and weigh 220, so not out of the ordinary and I felt like I was stuffed into a sardine can."
Cons: "Better screens for in-flight movies. More legroom or upgrade options."
Cons: "Boarding at JFK.Always messy"
Pros: "Early and middle seat was open!"
Cons: "Coffee tasted like fish. :("
Cons: "At least one hour late"
Pros: "Delta cramps people into these planes and forces you to put your bags under a seat because they stuff at the overhead spaces. They nickel and dime you for every single thing. There was even one person I saw who had to pay for his headphones to listen to the onboard entertainment. I think Delta should quit being so cheap with the profits they make and give it back to your flying customers. It borders on gouging."
Cons: "Delta cramps people into these planes and forces you to put your bags under a seat because they stuff at the overhead spaces. They nickel and dime you for every single thing. There was even one person I saw who had to pay for his headphones to listen to the onboard entertainment. I think Delta should quit being so cheap with the profits they make and give it back to your flying customers. It borders on gouging."
Pros: "Entertainment choices were excellent, many new movies available, so I was able to see movies is been meaning to watch. There were drinks available."
Cons: "The air vents barely trickle out any air anymore. No relief to be had. Airline crews say hi and goodbye but that doesn't make them friendly."
Pros: "I liked the cookies and juice. The interactive screen to watch something. The cleanliness. The price. On time. The service. Thank you. The excitement of flying."
Pros: "We boarded close to on time, no hassles. Allowed my husband and me (retired military) to board early, thank you."
Cons: "LAX security is awful. We never left the airport (arrived LAX from Sydney AU) yet were forced thru security again. Had to remove shoes, was scanned and "frisked" by TSA to get to Denver. To go to Australia, Denver TSA waived the removal of shoes, skipped the scan for the metal detector and no one touched me, ditto for LAX on the trip to Sydney. Where's the uniformity or standards for TSA?? Why did I have to be subjected to this garbage on the way home?? This is why I despise flying. It makes no sense to me. This ruined what was a great vacation."
Pros: "I can’t make it in mexico city on tuesday, wednesday’s performance had to be cancelled and we need to pay the cancellation fee 11500 mexican pesos, please reimburse on the credit card"
Cons: "I can’t make it in mexico city on tuesday, wednesday’s performance had to be cancelled and we need to pay the cancellation fee 11500 mexican pesos of the studio and musicians"
Pros: "The staff really helped me out getting on standby so that I didn't have to wait for a 9 hour layover. Overall great experience and great staff."
Pros: "In a pinch they were able t"
Pros: "Everything was perfect !! Staff friendly"
Pros: "Great in every way"
Pros: "It got me home, eventually."
Cons: "Poor communication, a 6 hour delay followed by a 7 hour layover (during which we had to sleep on an airport floor because Delta couldn't offer us any hotel vouchers). Gate agents disappeared after 7pm becuase they were due to be done with their shifts when our flight was originally supposed to leave at 6 pm. It felt like we were trapped in the movie The Terminal. Oh! And our bag was misrouted, because that was just how things went those 2 days. All in all a 6 hour trip turned into 18 hours. I could have driven home in that amount of time!"
Cons: "Check in lines were crazy long"
Cons: "My daughter was stuck in SLC for 5 hours because there 1 cancelled flight and 1 delayed flight. It was very upsetting not knowing when she going to arrive in Denver."
Pros: "App is good and convenient to use."
Cons: "The app went down just as we were getting ready to board and luckily i had a printed pass and it took some extra time to check in."
Pros: "really helpful and friendly service and nice seats."
Cons: "I don't like that I already completed this survey several days ago and have been receiving reminders to do so. I guess you don't have a good system in place for knowing who has and has not completed your surveys. That's too bad."
Pros: "The boarding process in Atlanta was as smooth as could be expected given that it was a full flight. I appreciated the gate announcer's suggestions to everyone about how to ease the overhead baggage crunch."
Cons: "Economy is very tight quarters."
Cons: "Excellent service excellent pilot"
Pros: "Overall, the flight was very smooth and I thought the crew did a great job."
Cons: "I know this is a federal regulation, but I have to mention it as it is part of the boarding process. For the life of me, I can't understand why it is necessary to go through security again after re-entering the country. Understandable that I have to go through customs, but going through security again is ridiculous."
Pros: "Flights were both on time and boarded quickly. Crew was wonderful!"
Pros: "Free in flight entertainment"
Cons: "One of my bags went to Santa Fe"
Cons: "This is my third flight this year with Delta and every time we wait for the "crew" to get off from another flight. And as soon as they get there we can board. It's getting very annoying. Fix it."
Cons: "I'm tired of Delta making it IMPOSSIBLE to experience benefits of my loyalty. I flew literally AROUND the world in the past 6 months and it STILL doesn't qualify me for anything more than Silver elite? Seriously? When you use a voucher because of their error to lower your ticket price, but still pay cash for it, why does that then automatically exclude you from upgrades? Poor customer loyalty, in fact, non-existent these days."
Pros: "Early arrival. And service"
Cons: "I was assigned very last seat and there is no reclining option."
Pros: "One male attendant from the first class cabin - super sweet and attentive to our needs even tho we're not seating in the premium cabin"
Cons: "Junior attendants in economy comfort seat - so lazy and whiny!"
Pros: "From the Ground crew to the Flight crew, you can feel the genuine care and thoughtfulness of everyone! They even remember you, if you fly often enough, and let you know how much they appreciate your business."
Pros: "Very professional and caring."
Cons: "I've only experienced delayed flights with Delta ... and this was no exception. It wasn't weather-related, nor a late flight delivering a plane - just no ground crew to service the plane between flights."
Pros: "nice snack"
Cons: "We did not board at the scheduled time, although I believe we arrived on time. The crew was demeaning and singled out individuals who were causing the aircraft to not move. It was in a very pretentious manner, not like southwest personnel who have similar antics but with a playful tone. The plane is a small one where bags don't fit overhead and many head bumps occur. We arrived fine which mean the flight was successful but it was not very enjoyable."
Pros: "All went as planned and expected. No thrill- like taking a Greyhound bus in the old days...gets you where you are going but without much pizzazz New seats and quite clean, but the new seats were very hard and uncomfortable after an hour."
Cons: "Somewhat claustrophobic and always wish the drop down tray table behind could be disconnected from my seat. When the passenger behind uses the tray as a set of bongo drums to keep beat with his headphones it is a pretty miserable trip."
Pros: "The flight crew was nice and polite. They served drinks and snacks in a timely manner while on the flight."
Cons: "Flight was scheduled to leave early, the plane arrived, but they couldn't turn the plane around fast enough. We left the gat late, then pilot said we would still be arriving half an hour early. We arrived about 45 minutes late, and that was a problem because our connecting flight was due to depart now in 15 minutes. Lightning forced the airport to shutdown, which was great, we had a chance to catch our flight, but we were stuck in the airplane, and we couldn't get to our gate until the all-clear. I know this is not Delta's fault, but they did arrive quite late on a flight that, according to them, would be early. They also never communicated to the other flight that there were several passengers catching that connection. So by the time we had ran to catch our connection they had closed the ramp. Lightning hit again, and they shutdown the airport once again, so the airplane was still at the gate for about an hour, and they did not allow the 20+ passengers to board that plane, which was right there. So frustrating. The only thing that saved it was that our new flight was the new airbus, and although it left an hour and a half later, the comfort level was phenomenal."
Cons: "I'm not sure how you lose a bag on a direct flight from Atlanta to Denver, but Delta found a way to do it. They didn't even put my bag on the plane and had to send it with the next one coming. To their credit, they did drive it out to my house when it got here."
Pros: "Everything was great"
Pros: "Crew was tight, friendly, flight comfortable & painless."
Cons: "The plane had a mechanical issue that they needed to address (due to the fact that they prior crew did not address it) and we sat in the gate for 2 hours waiting. No worries water was offered by crew and the flight had no food."
Pros: "On time flight. We were even a little early."
Cons: "Those seats are just crammed in there aren’t they?"
Pros: "Pretty standard flight"
Cons: "Inconvenient timing and overcrowded with obnoxious children sitting on laps. No attempts made to change their behavior by crew or parents."
Pros: "Fine for a domestic flight. Normally, American Airlines offer a small snack to go with the drinks. But on this particular flight, they went the United way and offered nothing but drinks. Crew was pleasant enough during the flight, although they didn't greet half of the passengers entering or exiting the plane."
Cons: "Flight was a little late taking off and therefore getting to Denver. But there was no announcement about it. There was one announcement from the captain, but it was so soft that I couldn't hear anything. Upon landing and arriving at the gate, we stood there for a while with no lights on and seatbelt sign on, but no explanation of what was going on. There was no welcome to Denver message either. Maybe their announcement system was down."
Pros: "Not using kayak."
Cons: "Worst flights in history. It took three days to get from Italy to the US. Do not use kayak!"
Pros: "Great service in first class"
Cons: "3rd flight in two weeks suck sitting next to a morbidly obese person. They should be forced to purchase two seats."
Pros: "The crew was amazing - agreeing to work extra because it was Christmas eve and they wanted us all to get to our destinations for Christmas. They were very gracious and helpful."
Cons: "We were over an hour late to leave. I understand the reason for the delay because of weather. What I was disappointed in is that the delay was not announced until our actual scheduled time to leave. It meant people coming to pick me up didn't get the change information in a timely manner."
Pros: "Flight crew had a great sense of humor - they were extra friendly while boarding as well, made traveling with AA the best! Boarding was delayed due to previous flight but our pilot even managed to get us to Denver early! Wish I could have this crew everywhere I go!"
Pros: "it was fine. flight left on time and the crew was nice."
Cons: "that you have to pay $100+ for economy plus to get the legroom you used to get for a regular ticket."
Pros: "Friendly crew. Due to the apparent regularity of excessively delayed American Airlines flights, they had the staff at O'hare bring a cart filled with cheap canned juice and Diet Soda to lessen the blow of their consistently delayed flights."
Cons: "Like every other American Airlines flight I've ever been on, it was delayed. Including the American flight from Denver to Chicago. We pay entirely too much money to these airlines for them to deliver such painfully mediocre service and consistently delayed flights. I recommend that this airline do a SERIOUS audit of their Preventative Maintenance/Service division across their hubs. If I fly American, I would bet my entire checking account that the plane will be delayed well over 2 hours."
Cons: "Missed that flight because my finair was delayed at Helsinki"
Pros: "Missed the flight. Money was not refunded."
Pros: "More improved than the last trip I took with AA to Denver. Efficient boarding."
Pros: "Flight was on time through United since we had to be rescheduled from our original flight with American."
Pros: "Nothing. AA is the worst airline. Period."
Cons: "Rude flight attendants, delayed flight (as always), just AWFUL."
Pros: "Flight not entirely sold out. So they let my 14 month grandson have an empty seat between my daughter and I. That was a great gift since he doesn't sleep and is jumping and crawling all over the place. And I'm sure the other passengers were breathing sighs of relief!! Also super smooth landing and nice flight attendants."
Cons: "Flying with an active 14 month old toddler boy and of his "stuff" is nothing less than anxiety provoking. Not much the airline can do.."
Pros: "The departure time. This left enough time to get to the airport and go through security without rushing!"
Cons: "Sitting in the middle Paying for luggage ( I wish Southwest flew out of ORD)"
Pros: "Clean environment of the terminals and the speed of the shuttle."
Cons: "no comment."
Pros: "It took off on time and life was good."
Pros: "Great service!"
Cons: "Same as previous response."
Pros: "Everyone was polite, helpful, and courteous."
Pros: "There were too many gate changes ."
Pros: "I like that they have complimentary snacks"
Pros: "Very friendly staff"
Pros: "Everything was pretty decent.. Best part was the price.. Boarding was good staff was good"
Cons: "Wasn't enough room.. kind of tight.. Couple more inches all around would have been perfect though"
Pros: "Ease of travel"
Cons: "No dislikes"
Pros: "No complaints"
Pros: "I liked sitting next to my friends."
Cons: "Lack of leg room"
Cons: "The flights were delayed multiple times. No communication at your gates. Oh and I think my favorite was changing terminals and gates 5 TIMES within 1 hour at DFW! RIDICULOUS AND UNACCEPTABLE. NEVER AGAIN!"
Pros: "All personnel where polite,helpful, and respectful. Greg to have wifi and power chargers."
Cons: "There was no real entertainment on the screens. No movies."
Pros: "They showed American ninja warrior."
Cons: "Everything. The flight was delayed greatly even though the plane got to Chicago only slightly late. Then they make us board and just sit in the plane for an hour. Then finally we start moving, the plane is uncomfortably hot even with the air blowing on me, the flight attendants look like they hate their life, it was honestly horrible and I will never fly with American Airlines EVER again."
Pros: "very good no problems.."
Cons: "all good thanks much"
Pros: "I loved the entertainment options"
Cons: "I did not like"
Pros: "It was a good nice ride. The employee was nice."
Cons: "No AC or USB charging ports, no individual entertainment screens."
Cons: "We wait to long for the connection"
Pros: "Rough landing"
Pros: "Everyone was friendly and helpful"
Pros: "Price no delays"
Cons: "Out of certain food items that should have been available"
Pros: "The chairs where comfortable and there was a free movie"
Cons: "The sound for the movie didn't work, the atenders dI'd not do any thing tI make uo for it. There was no complimentary snack. Loading on was a mess, not organized well."
Pros: "We had a small technical glitch and the pilot kept us updated. Nothing is more difficult than not knowing what is going on."
Cons: "Horrible delays and many gate changes"
Cons: "I don't think any sanitization took place in between the people who rushed off the plane and when my flight boarded."
Pros: "Amazing Crew! Fast flight!"
Pros: "This was my first time flying out of South Bend and I loved the smallness of the airport and the option to take a direct flight to Vegas to cost family. No long lines and crowds made it easy to social distance."
Cons: "I would have liked it the seat reclined slightly or had the adjustable headrest so my head wouldn't flop back and forth while I took a nap."
Pros: "Crew was very helpful Everything was on time"
Cons: "Very bumpy ride (not anyone's fault) Very uncomfortable seats"
Pros: "Great crew. Everything was on time. Loved it"
Cons: "Bag fees are a little high"
Pros: "Fast boarding, early arrival"
Cons: "Snack offerings"
Pros: "Crew was nice and efficient."
Cons: "Check in counter needed more help-line very long"
Pros: "Flight attendants were very kind, attentive and caring. There was a special needs girl in the same row as me that was by herself and they were always making sure she was okay and comfortable as well as the rest of the plane."
Pros: "Inexpensive and efficient"
Pros: "Crew was friendly, boarding process was easy, spacious aisles"
Cons: "The seats do not recline and are not very comfortable. Drinks and snacks are not complimentary"
Cons: "Built in headrests on the seats."
Cons: "Unclear pricing for carry on bag, could have saved $30 by paying at the ticket counter (even though I was sent an eticket and boarding pass); got stuck paying $50 at the gate."
Pros: "Original low price for reservation"
Cons: "Large amount of additional fees making the original 'good' price not so 'good'"
Pros: "Crew was friendly and helpful"
Cons: "Offer at least water at no charge."
Pros: "The actual flight was comfortable and the crew was good."
Cons: "Flight time was pushed back a few weeks ago. Slow boarding process so we landed about 30 min late."
Pros: "On time, clean plane."
Cons: "Everything was fine. Thanks!!"
Pros: "Great crew. Good on-time flight (early, actually). Smooth boarding."
Cons: "Standard no-frills gripes. Seat is tolerable but basic, no recline. No power, zero inflight entertainment, etc etc. They won't even give you a sip of water for free, which is just absurd in my opinion. They did give me a free cup of ice... so I guess ice + time = free water..."
Cons: "Very dissatisfied with boarding and told we had to pay for our luggage but noone else did .I had prepaid for 1 incase I brought big luggage but I brought carry ones. So I was charged 100..but everyone else's was larger"
Cons: "Extra charges for everything! Asked flight attendants for a cup of water as I was not feeling well and was told I could buy some water. I was also told my carry on was too big when it clearly fit in the container at the check in process."
Pros: "Early out and early in."
Pros: "Boarding was better than other airlines."
Cons: "Seats are uncomfortable and do NOT recline!"
Cons: "Late departure without any explanation. TSA really under staffed."
Pros: "The check-in line moved quickly and our representative was very friendly and encouraged us to download the app rather than pay for boarding passes. Good experience all around"
Cons: "So many charges at every step. $5 for boarding passes?"
Cons: "Our Kayak reservation did not state that we would be a boarding level that did not allow for a carry-on item. This needs to be more clearly identified."
Cons: "The flight was delayed 9 hrs. We were going to NYC for 2 days. We missed an entire day--- cut our trip in half."
Pros: "Great price on airfare"
Cons: "Long line for baggage check in"
Cons: "Our engine seats at the rear of the plane were of course a little noisy at first. We got these seats on both our flights. Hoped that at least one-way we would have managed seats with a window."
Pros: "Seating assignment before the flight. Direct flights."
Cons: "Felt nickel and dimed to death by extra fees for trip insurance, luggage, and picking advanced seating. Ended up spending more than if we had just chose another airline."
Cons: "Flight was delayed for hours then canceled"
Pros: "Flight left and arrived on time. Boarding was OK."
Cons: "Not even water provided on flight. I miss amenities."
Cons: "Flight was delayed almost 3 hours and the plane itself was noisy."
Cons: "No wifi"
Cons: "No issues"
Pros: "The flight itself was great. The Flight Attendants were pleasant and the ride was smooth."
Cons: "I didn't take too kindly to the Service Agents on the ground. The Service Agent in San Antonio wasn't very accommodating or supportive to my needs. I had a problem that needed resolved and instead of diligently helping me, she would turn to another customer, totally ignore my concerns and speak Spanish with this other woman. When I was at the counter first, not the other woman. The Service Agent in Orland on my way back was rude as well. She gave my Mom and I attitude about my luggage being overweight. Told us to pay the $50 or figure it out. We had expressed already paying the $18 to check the luggage to begin with and wanted to see if that amount could be included in the $50. The Service Agent scoffed at us and turned up her nose. Great air service, horrible ground service."
Pros: "Great service and very clean plane. Staff did everything to accommodate everyone's needs."
Cons: "There was a lot more turnulance than expected which could have made for our shaky landing but the pilot did a great job regardless."
Cons: "First they delayed the flight and then they cancelled the day of and I had to book a whole new flight for the day which was costly. I will never recommend that airline to anyone and I wanted to like it since I looked at their website and it looked very military friendly, but it was just disappointing"
Pros: "Everything they could control went very well."
Cons: "The flight had a lot of turbulence, but that's not their fault. I thought the pullout handled the situation well."
Cons: "We sat for five hours waiting for a thunderstorm to end on a hot plane with no drinks."
Pros: "GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR A FIRST TIME FLYER"
Pros: "Direct flight much better not having to change planes."
Cons: "Everything was fine on this flight would be nice to have Wi-Fi on planes."
Cons: "They arrive to the airport over an hour early and went to the desk we're asking them to print my ticket they informed me that they cannot check me in at the desk I had to do it online I didn't have the ability to do that so therefore I miss my plane"
Cons: "everything was poor"
Pros: "I thoughly enjoyed the flight.Crew was great."
Cons: "There wasn't anything I didn't like. ."
Pros: "It's a budget airline so don'texpect thrills, but it got me to my destination."
Cons: "The boarding agent didn't understand priority comes before group 3."
Pros: "Everything was fine"
Cons: "Hard landing"
Pros: "pleasant flight got there and back safely"
Cons: "That you charge for every little thing...surprised you don't charge to use the bathrooms. Don't appreciate having to be your clean up crew either."
Cons: "Flight attendants passing out drinks completely skipped us, even though we were looking right at her."
Pros: "Nothing . Flight was cancelled"
Cons: "Refund my money!"
Pros: "Stuck in Chicago. Never made it to Denver because of weather. Had to get hotel."
Cons: "Better accommodations by United."
Cons: "It sucked in many ways. But that wasn't united's fault. The weather was threatening lightning in Denver and of course because of that the world stops turning."
Pros: "Delayed. Bagage mis-rerouted."
Cons: "Be honest when bags are not routed correctly after assuring passenger twice that bags will be at the same airport they were re-routed too. Do not ask passengers for a bag delivery fee when the mistake was United's. Keep passengers informed of delayed flight and keep inconvenience to a minimum."
Cons: "It’s just crowded. The crew was great. Safe landing"
Pros: "Crew was nice and very efficient"
Cons: "Maintenance didn't have plane ready to depart on time"
Cons: "First flight of the day and there aren't enough floor assistants to address the sea of blinking red check-in kiosks. One poor soul is running around frantically trying to address all the check-in issues Pre-TSA doesn't start before our 5:15AM flight so after walking all the way down to the Pre-TSA checkpoint, we encountered a sign redirecting us back the normal tsa checkpoint which was overflowing with late check-in customers upset with the long kiosk check in delays"
Pros: "Everyone was really nice, and there was a decent amount of leg room etc."
Cons: "I honestly can't say that I have any complaints about it. Thank you. :)"
Cons: "Placed in middle seat with no options for isle or window due to my ticket. No problem with that if the people next to me were not so big. Young woman to my left by window was tall and broad and slept but took up all elbow and shoulder space. Guy to my right was very obese, sweaty so kept wiping his neck, head, and face with a cloth. Also had terrible body odor. I spent the entire flight in a narrow middle seat, hunching my shoulders due to lack of space. Both people taking up some of what little room I had."
Cons: "We were delayed in Chicago due to weather coming home from Europe. We were not allowed to use the business class lounge even though we paid for business class tix. My family is still sitting in the airport waiting on their flight to dallas. We have been up now for over 24 hours. We should be allowed to be someplace comfortable for the price of the business class tickets. poor form on Lufthansa’s part."
Pros: "Fast boarding and friendly staff."
Pros: "We had no difficulties and the crew was friendly and helpful."
Pros: "I will try to avoid Ohare in the future. Long wait to take off. Had to RUN to make the connection. Again."
Pros: "Everybody was very nice and the woman at the gate was very efficient at getting everyone assigned and through and up to date."
Cons: "Quarters were just very cramped. The seat wasn't quite padded enough so my hips began to hurt."
Pros: "Flight left the gate on time."
Pros: "It was on time."
Pros: "Newer planes and pretty comfortable considering tight quarters"
Cons: "Disappointed that my seat assignments were dropped so had to go to gate to get middle seats."
Cons: "I want to clarify that I boough tiquests with Lufthansa not with United... and I had to travel United most of the time to Africa and Bach to the USA... united socks terrible ... bad food and old plain to cross the Atlantic... besides the service and the bad actitude of the employees... when I travel international I want only Lufthansa. So, kayak you tricked me ....horribly!"
Cons: "internet & movies intermittently worked"
Pros: "Everyone was very respectful"
Cons: "Sight delay and having to pay for internet"
Cons: "This flight was canceled because my initial flight was canceled by united and then I could not take the rebooked flight so I could not keep the seats together with the travellers I was with and then was placed in the back of the plane. When my flight was canceled initially no one informed me that my return ticket would be canceled which I specifically asked about. I hope never to fly united again. The day to day staff at ohare and on flight were good and courteous."
Cons: "The boarding process is horrible. You have to stand in lines that disrupt the other people trying to navigate through the airport."
Pros: "The boarding and check-in process was quick and seamless. The crew was attentive, friendly, and informative. Ohare airport has Garters popcorn!!!!"
Cons: "Seating was a little cramped, even for a small guy like me, and the only way to watch anything on the small screens provided on seats in front of you, is to pay. Honestly, I know that everything is about the bottom line, but you can at least provide 1 free movie or Channel and charge for optional premium material."
Pros: "The crew was polite and offered an extra six ounces of water in addition to the usual beverage service. The flight departed and arrived on time, which is a rarity when dealing with ORD."
Cons: "The cabin was near 80 degrees Fahrenheit for about 30 minutes of boarding. During the boarding process and taxiing, the DirecTV add ran theee times. The commercial was annoying and loud. Once would be enough."
Pros: "Was able to fly standby and get home earlier. Crew was nice and friendly."
Cons: "Slept most of the way, but this plane didn't have television screens, so limited entertainment options."
Pros: "Very windy decent into denver but pilots and crew were great."
Cons: "How they canceled one of my flights just as I landed at my layover for that flight when I look back at Boston they had a direct flight ready for my destination. Very poor management I was stuck in Chicago with no money or food for hours then after they start boarding for my new flight they tell me that I may not be able to get on even with ticket in hand. It was a joke and very stressful"
Pros: "The fact that priceline said there was nothing they could do."
Cons: "The fact that my pregnant wife and i were stranded in la guardia airlort and had to shovel out 800 dollars for last minute one way flights."
Pros: "Friendly crew."
Cons: "Passengers are stowing personal items/multiple bags in the overhead bins. This is an ongoing problem that needs attention. Armrest protocol should be made explicit. My in-flight entertainment control was covered by the passenger next to me the entire flight."
Pros: "United payed for the room and 20 bucks for food."
Cons: "Late. Missed the connection to Gillette and had to stay overnight."
Cons: "The flight delay and my missed / delayed luggage."
Pros: "It was Great Thank you"
Cons: "Delayed, missed connector flight to billings had to spend night in airport. Flight delayed 2hours to billings the next day. Worst flying experience ever will never fly United again!"
Pros: "Flight ahead of schedule. Friendly crew - got a full can of soda!! Good to see small snack reintroduced."
Cons: "Felt very cramped as was a full flight. No personal entertainment available, unless you paid for DirecTV."
Cons: "I missed my flight to San Diego from a connecting flight by a few minutes. Now I have to sit in the airport for over three hours waiting for my next flight.. not to mention it's my bday. Thanks United."
Cons: "Wish the seats were a bit more comfortable on frontier. And had to pay for carry ons. Will never ride frontier again."
Cons: "45 minutes late taking off"
Pros: "New, clean United planes! Happy crew! Snacks!"
Cons: "My boarding pass was not scanning which was holding up the line. A second person came over to approve me getting on the plane. That person made me check the size of my carry on bag, which had gotten bigger from some things I purchased in the airport but was just a touch too large for their sizer. She attempted to check the bag meaning I wouldn't have it until my final destination, which I was NOT ok with for two reasons. One was i had a 3 hour layover after this flight and needed work materials inside. The second was i was on a time crunch to get my ride at my final destination and was only traveling with carry on. She was very rude and insitant on it fitting inside the sizer as she stood over me with the tag to check my bag. I managed to take some things out that I moved into my backpack, which meant I had to awkwardly carry my blanket and travel pillow onto the plane. The most frustrating part was when I got on the plane, it was oversized top carryon bins, so the extra inch my bag grew would have been fine. Because of the time it took me to rearrange, i was the last one on the plane and all the bins had been filled with tiny second bags, but a few people on the plane had seen what happened and they rearranged a space for me. Also my video screen was broken and everyone else's worked. And there were two screaming babies around me the whole flight, but that is no one's fault."
Pros: "That we got a standby flight 6 hours earlier than our scheduled 12 hour layover. This plane was far better, newer and nicer than our international flight from London. UA929 was the WORST!"
Cons: "Snack chips don't qualify as food. Only water provided free. Out of all the star alliance members, United is the worst. We will try to not fly united again. Only entertainment you have to pay extra for. The international flight UA929 was the WORST. Old enough to all have the loop playing screens and mine didn't even work."
Pros: "Customer service"
Cons: "Delays. More than an hour and missing our connection in Denver which made us miss our car reservation and had to pay double for another car at the last moment"
Pros: "I liked arriving home in a timely fashion."
Cons: "The first gate agent responding flatly, "I have NO idea." to a gate change question. OR the Mother Superior flight attendants that couldn't wait to point and nag about seat backs and tray tables. I wonder if either of the women noticed they were talking to someone who wasnt't an English speaker? United needs to fly Southwest to learn the right way to do things."
Pros: "Crew was great and the boarding staff was very friendly."
Cons: "Flight was delayed"
Pros: "The flight attendants were all super kind."
Pros: "The flight is comfortable and the no hidden fees."
Pros: "The flight attendant finally took care of it after I complained a couple of times."
Cons: "That you changed our seats, and, that there was no room in any of the overhead bins. So, the flight attendant told me that I needed to fight my way through the people coming toward me back up the aisle and check every overhead bin all the way back up to see if there was room for my one suitcase. Others had brought more than one bag up there. Finally they checked my one carry on bag. The ride was also really bumpy, worst that we've ever experienced. But that was due to weather conditions."
Pros: "1st time I ever watched the safety/instructional video. Great job because it is important stuff and I saw others paying attention as well!"
Cons: "When the guy in front of me reclined his seat, there was no leg room. Today, I literally have bruises on my knees....ridiculous '"
Cons: "Check in"
Cons: "Delays, gate changes, lack of notification, last minute changes."
Cons: "The flight was delayed"
Pros: "We got delayed because the plane broke down. Everyone else got $100 credit, but I didn't because I booked through Kayak. Could you please give me the credit?"
Cons: "My return flight over the holidays was booked for the incorrect day and time, even though my email confirmation had the correct days."
Cons: "$45.00 for a bag is rediculous."
Pros: "It was very good! I liked it."
Cons: "We were delayed by 1hr and 45 min because a flight atttendant was not at the airport."
Cons: "Airline did not let us fly 45 min prior to the departing time, we were a party of 10 people; half of us checked in online and had payed baggage fees online but when ww got to the counter airline assosiate said we did not check in. Not only dod we loose our tickets but also the money for the fees we had already payed for. I had an uderstandong that the gates closed 10 min prior not 45. We had to fly becuase we had an emergency and this inconvinience just made our experince horrible. Defenetly dissapointed."
Pros: "Getting off the plane"
Cons: "Being in the plane"
Pros: "Best Frontier experience I've had in a long time. Everything was very good and despite a delay getting the plane to the gate in Chicago, we were able to make up almost all of the time!"
Pros: "attendants were friendly, patient and in good humour."
Cons: "cramped, no room. high priced snacks and bevs,"
Pros: "a smooth ride. we left a half an hour late."
Cons: "paying the carry on fee"
Pros: "Overall quickness and friendliness of staff."
Cons: "No free food."
Pros: "We landed early to and from that was nice.. The crew was very nice.."
Cons: "Had to pay for coffee other than that it was great"
Pros: "Frontier is ALWAYS LATE."
Pros: "The Busch league pretzels I didn't get because the flight got cancelled."
Cons: "Not a fan of flights getting canceled with great weather on both sides and other Frontier lines taking off. Pay the extra for American; at least it will leave on time."
Cons: "Terrible information and no service."
Pros: "I am sitting at the gate 4 hours delayed"
Cons: "Nothing what a disaster"
Pros: "everything went just as planned, everyone with Frontier was on point"
Cons: "I find the Frontîer website difficult to use for check -in & getting boarding passes"
Pros: "O'hare airport."
Cons: "I was unable to print a boarding pass at one of the many kiosks - it informed me I needed to speak with a Frontier agent. The line for the agents was about 2 hours long, too long to wait to make the flight. After being told by a frontier employee that I'd just want to get in to the line to rebook on a later flight (9 hours later) I proceeded to speak with a momentarily vacant agent who, helpfully, printed and handed me my boarding pass. I arrived at the gate to a closed door and ended up needing to rebook anyway. I decided to just not go on the trip.... wasn't worth having to deal with Frontier 2 times in one day."
Pros: "Attendants and personelle are not professional in handeling delays and several mishaps on the flight. Plane was delayed as normal for Frontier"
Pros: "I like averything about timing and been punctual."
Cons: "You have to pay for everything! The seats are uncomfortable. They should have at least free WiFi, so you feel the pain of the seats!"
Pros: "Two hour flight delay because Frontier couldn't figure out logistics to board is at another gate since they were too cheap to quickly fix the plane sitting at our gate intended to leave for Seattle."
Cons: "If I have a choice of another flight option, I will continue to not choose frontier...nothing good to say about them anymore...charge us for every additional addition (bags, food, drinks, seats) AND they can't get their act together logistically."
Cons: "Short-staffed, so short tempered workers.kiosks did not work. Nickled and dimed on everything. Like flying in prison. No light and a cold hard bench seat. Awful."
Pros: "I really liked the brand new and updated Airplane. The fit and finish was quite nice and the electronics and lighting were nice."
Cons: "The crew was poorly trained in virtually all aspects of their duties. They had no coordination among themselves and ran around like a bunch of chickens with their heads cut off. One attendant yelled at a passenger at one point. They kept turning the lights on and off abruptly and made a HUGE deal about throwing away the trash because otherwise they will get stuck doing it all. The intercom system was also abused as the attendants made, at times foolish announcements, with a different attendant speaking almost each time. One would almost yell while another would speak very softly. The intercom system and speakers on this plane, particularly from the cockpit, when the captain spoke, sounded like it was from the Vietnam War era. For a brand new airplane, this was a disappointing shortcoming in the technology. We experienced excessive turbulance for the majority of the flight as well. I do not know if this is something the pilot is able to overcome but on this flight, it certainly was an issue as i almost had to vomit from all the very abrupt and excessive motion. I would not rate this as one of the better flights i have been on."
Pros: "I got from denver to chicago and back to denver."
Cons: "The baggage pricing was unclear about it being only one way. The price difference between Frontier and others was quickly eliminated when we needed to pay for our carry on to fly home. We were also delayed on take off and landing both times and as far as I can tell on every frontier flight I have taken in the past few years. It has come to a head and I don't thing that I will be flying Frontier again, this was the last straw."
Pros: "On time, efficient, and affordable"
Cons: "Very uncomfortable seats. Extra charge for everything."
Pros: "That I got home."
Cons: "The horrible seats, no space, everything has a cost from soft drinks to carry-on. The one inexpensive flight ended up costing another $86 and that wasn't any food or drinks. Additionally when you check in they lead you to believe you HAVE to buy a $9 seat because nothing else is available when on reality, if you don't pay the seat costs 0 at the gate. Never again Frontier!"
Cons: "Delayed several hours, sat on Tarmac for 30 motionless minutes on departure and arrival"
Cons: "Late late late arrival."
Pros: "Absolutely nothing."
Cons: "Flight delayed 2 hours with no reason provided. Once aboard aircraft, waited on runway for an hour before taking off. After landing, waiting at a standstill before taxiing with no reason provided. Absolutely horrible experience."
Cons: "Take off was an hour late. We sat in the middle of the runway for an hour"
Pros: "Newer aircraft."
Cons: "Had to pay for sift drinks, sparking water, etc. No entertainment. Seats do not recline."
Cons: "The delay time"
Pros: "The pilot was very informative and comical.It was a very pleasant experience."
Cons: "The seats are a little cramped."
Cons: "delayed two hours and were not kept updated, checked suitcase was torn when we picked up at baggage"
Pros: "We eventually got where we were going."
Cons: "Late to board. Let the long "warm" boarding tunnel fill completely to the ticket check booth. However they're choosing zones for boarding apparently has no benefit toward actually boarding (absolute slowest boarding experience I've ever seen). Managed to touch down 5min after originally scheduled time only to sit on the tarmac with other frontier flights for 1/2hr waiting for a gate. 5-10min to open the door after stopping. Record setting wait for bags at baggage claim as well. Overall 1 1/2hrs from touch down to bags coming out at baggage claim."
Pros: "New airplane"
Cons: "Should have been notified before heading to airport. No one wants to sit in a airport for three or more hours."
Pros: "Budget before adding bags"
Cons: "Bag costs Delay Airport I was stuck at - Chicago Very basic plane Poor info in airport - unnerving"
Cons: "the fact that i was delayed more than 5 hours on the departure and more than 1 hour on the way back. Why is there an option for entertainment when none is provided? Also you need to pay for the food"
Cons: "Delay after delay without much updating"
Pros: "Crew service"
Cons: "Free drinks and Snacks weren't provided"
Cons: "3 HR unknown delay"
Cons: "hard seats"
Pros: "The flights were great. Left on time and arrived early!"
Pros: "Good flight"
Cons: "Just remember, you get what you pay for. My flight was $148 from Denver to Chicago on Frontier."
Cons: "With having to pay for your seat when checking in, that should be included in the total fare."
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