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DecemberMost popular time to fly with an average 9% increase in price.

Average price round-trip

$253(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

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$77or less

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$60or less

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Top 5 airlines flying to Palo Alto

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.3
Alaska Airlines
Overall score based on 29,266 reviews
8.5
Boarding
8.3
Comfort
8.8
Crew
7.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
Airline reviews

Pros: "Jennifer"
Cons: "All good"

Cons: "Flight attendant sent me to Carousel 2 for baggage after I volunteered to send my carry on luggage to be checked. Carousel 2 did not have Alaska’s luggage. I waited for 20 minutes and finally went to lost luggage and found it. I was upset about this."

Cons: "Flight was delayed by 1 hours and then after boarding we were kept waiting for another hour. I had parked my car which exceeded the time limit and I had to pay the fine for extra time."

Pros: "Customer service was good"

Pros: "Fast friendly service"
Cons: "Nothing"

Cons: "Two crews at the rear side of the flight chated with each other too loudly that affected travellers' rest. One of the crew changing her shoses when she said goodbye to travellers."

Pros: "I didnt eat so I am not sure regarding the food quality and i didnt had a headphones so i couldn't enjoy the entertainment."

Pros: "All but thy wanted to charge for Internet. I was appalled."
Cons: "Charging extra for Internet . Until they change that I will try to avoid this airline."

Cons: "Flight was delayed"

Pros: "It got us where we wanted to go."
Cons: "It was far too crowded."

Cons: "Not enough fruit & cheese boxes to reach past mid plane"

Pros: "Everything"

Cons: "The plane’s electrical system was not working and we sat on the plane for over an hour with no A-C. Several solutions that were tried were also broken and we were told that the plane itself need to have additional electricity to start the plane for the past 4 days! Unacceptable on a usual A+ airlin"

Cons: "Immigration and customs along with baggage claim was a mess. They need to get it together. It should have been more streamlined and the lines are ridiculous."

Pros: "I loved how accommodating the crew was for having a late departure."
Cons: "Maybe update the passengers as you find out the plane will be later than expected"

Pros: "The people at the service desk and customer service on the phone were very nice"
Cons: "Not loose my luggage. I was forced to switch flights to LA in order to catch a flight to Sydney. My bags came 3 days after I had to buy all new sets of clothes and toiletries because I went on a sailing trip for 5 days. My bag finally arrived and now I have too many clothes and an extra bag."

Cons: "Start serving people early and the plane smell musky"

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "My cabin bag has been misplaced and I siding receive the same."

Pros: "Got in a bit early!"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Window seat"
Cons: "Alaska changed my seat twice, and didn’t let me pick a seat before or at check-in"

Cons: "One hour delay but overall it was good"

Pros: "Early boarding"
Cons: "Plane was late no food, no blankets and screwed up checking my bags to Bangkok."

Pros: "View out window. Legroom was good."
Cons: "Cattle car crowded, sold out flight. I usually drive or ride motorcycle to travel. I’m a man, not livestock. I need space around me."

Cons: "Once agin slow boarding"

Pros: "Flight was in time. Crew was polite and we arrive on time"

Cons: "Everything!!!"

Pros: "I enjoyed the whole experience with my Alaska Airlines flight. The staff were nice, the flight was close to on time and the cabin was fairly comfortable."
Cons: "Very little leg and foot space especially with the aisle seat."

Cons: "Waiting for a gate to deboard for almost an hour- poor service!"

Cons: "unfortunately I had a middle seat and the man sitting next to me was too large he was constantly in my space with his body, his arms resting on my chest it was a very uncomfortable flight."

Cons: "The Christmas music played on the plane while sitting at the gate was awful. I felt like I was in a torture chamber being subjected to disorienting noise. Actual flight was totally fine."

Pros: "Great experience."

Pros: "Flight said canceled but they rerouted it to Oakland but no where on any monitors does it say this. The screen for boarding said Cancun even while boarding to Oakland. No one helping people when they got off the plane to transport them to SFO. Standing in the rain waiting for shuttle.Poor experience"

Pros: "The people I sat with made for great company."
Cons: "Flight was changed, so my premium seat was canceled. Luggage was delayed significantly. No technology availability."

Pros: "Short flight"
Cons: "Not prompt takeoff or system for getting people on-board. The gogoinflight is also a mess and didn't work for this leg of my trip."

Pros: "The airplanes were nice, clean and comfortable,"
Cons: "The food was nasty! The choices were aweful, the crew didn't look profesional!! They look like they were going to sport event."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "I felt like cattle flying on flight 308 sea-sf. Obese intoxicated guy taking up 1/2 my middle seat that I paid $200 for. Pilot said we were 16 on take off line. I think he is being sarcastic - I hope he is. Not a pleasant experience at all. 34 min late & no wifi. 30 min to get to gate. BS"

Cons: "Late departure, late arrival, stuck half an hour on the ground before being able to get out of the plane while the PA blasts a message about Alaska being the most ponctual airline : a joke"

Pros: "Always reliable. The updates on my emails and phones are fantastic. Alaska always exceeds my expectations. Proud that they are from my hometown. Seattle."
Cons: "Nothing."

Cons: "Delayed both ways"

Pros: "Alright, just a normal flight"

Cons: "Diversion to San Jose without shuttles to downtown SFO."

Pros: "Alaska is the best."

Cons: "Plane was delayed taking off because they waited for connecting passengers. Plane was delayed deplaning because a ground crew was not ready. I missed my BART connection and had to pay $50.00 for an Uber. Extremely displeased."

Cons: "Why board us and then deplane us. Surely they knew this was a problem. Friends flying other airlines didn't have to board and deplane when delayed due to SFO runway maintenance. I am sure the airlines all knew about the construction and should have altered their flights rather than inconveniencing the passengers at the last minute."

Pros: "I used the call button for the first time because I had ignored the drink service and desperately needed coffee. The flight attendant came back with a smile and got me some of the best coffee I could've asked for."

Pros: "Brian of the brand new air plane's staff was very friendly and attentive. The plane had that great "new plane" smell ... mmm! :)"
Cons: "Well, it's always difficult when one has to change terminals and the plane is delayed. It's even harder for those of us with mobility issues. I use a knee scooter and I was in a lot of pain by the time we finally boarded. The crew seemed just a bit confused as to what was going to happen to my scooter, although it worked out just fine. I couldn't get the in-flight wifi to work either of my two devices, nor could my seat mate. :( We were served food very late in the fight -- I had about 15 minutes to eat before the seat tray had to be put up. But worst, my flight home has been cancelled and rescheduled for a much later flight. As mobility device user, I'm limited on who can pick me up and when. This means an over two hour wait for my pick up person, which is very hard on a one-legged person. I asked Alaska if they would be willing to waive the fee for a different flight when I can get a prompt pick up person with room for my mobility device. They said they would not. I'm a little surprised, as Alaska claims to be ADA and military friendly. I'm not sure I'll fly Alaska again."

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "Nothung"

Pros: "The flight left on time."
Cons: "The flight was so full and there are no video screens on the seat backs. Our plane was 20 minutes late because the arrival gate was occupied by another plane."

Pros: "Friendly service."
Cons: "Had to wait 20 minutes on Tarmac because another plane was parked at the gate we needed to use."

Cons: "Reasonable price"

Pros: "Delta treats diamond medallion members better than any other airlines treats their elite members"
Cons: "No in seat entertainment"

Pros: "great"

Pros: "Very good."
Cons: "Snack food not health.Cold and I lost my glasses in the boarding lounge and found the lost and found difficult to fill in as I didn't know area code. It took me a while to get I have not had a reply"

Pros: "FOR A BUSY AIRPORT IT WAS A FRIENDLY SERVICE DAY"
Cons: "NOTHING IT WAS GOOD AND THANK YOU"

Pros: "I didn't fly from LA to Indianapolis"

Pros: "Crew was okay, as well as the in flight snack"
Cons: "Over one hour delay to begin with and then we were stuck in the airplane for 45 mins waiting to pull into a gate."

Pros: "Got me to my destination safe and on time!"

Cons: "Hour and half delay"

Pros: "The adorable and well behaved dog sitting from across the aisle with his human."
Cons: "Inbound flight from LAS was more than an hour late. Boarded the plane and we did not leave until much later. Arrived at SFO at 12:15AM, two hours later than originally scheduled. I shouldn't complain as the fare I paid was cheap, but i definitely learned my lesson."

Pros: "Amazing"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Price is ok"
Cons: "Delays of three hours are very bad"

Pros: "of everything"
Cons: "Nothing, all right"

Cons: "Terrible delays"

Cons: "We weren't alerted there was a chance of delays. Over two hours late."

Cons: "Better food offerings"

Pros: "No food, late by hour"

Pros: "Just a great experience Delta is still above the rest excluding Hawaiian"
Cons: "Cant think of anything"

Pros: "Everything! Thank you"
Cons: "Nothing. Thanks"

Cons: "The bathrooms smelled every time someone opened the door. Febreeze, please!!"

Cons: "Food really bad on both segments."

Cons: "It was canceled"

Pros: "Good access to charging, good food"
Cons: "More space:)"

Cons: "No room to move, too hot, no sound when trying to watch movies."

Cons: "No delays. And have the terminal bridge in working order"

Pros: "food and service was amazing"
Cons: "delay in seattle caused a loss of a whole day of my holiday. VERY UNHAPPY"

Pros: "The website delivered everything I needed."
Cons: "More discounts for frequent users."

Cons: "N-S"

Pros: "WiFi on board."

Pros: "The plane was very clean! We loaded in the center which made everything go quicker. I was one of the last on board and there was ample overhead storage. Complimentary snacks were were substantial and service was constant. I hate going to the bathroom on the plane and it was so roomy for airplane bathrooms. The pilot was hilarious!"
Cons: "Only complaint was nothing that can be changes. I had a middle set and it was quite cramped...my computer didn’t fit on the tray or would get smashed when the person in front of me reclined."

Cons: "Kayak a howed my gate as something that didn’t exist at the terminal. I went to a kayak help desk to have a ticket printed that showed my TSA precheck because it wasn’t showing on my mobile ticket, and no one was there to help. I waisted for 10 mins. It then took me nearly 2 hours to get through security. I asked if I could get through quicker and was told I could not, despite it being passed my boarding time. I then ran to my gate where I waited for another 10 mins (no one was there, again) and then an employee came out and said they couldn’t let anyone board once the door was shut. He then directed me to the delta help desk (there was at least 20 people behind me who missed their flight). I then had to pay an additional $75 to get a later flight. The whole experience was awful and I’m disappointed with Kayak and the gate confusion, but mostly Delta and the lack of customer service."

Pros: "."

Pros: "Snacks that include a dairy free option like the kind granola bar"
Cons: "We were delayed like crazy."

Pros: "Friendly staff"
Cons: "Napkins stuffed in the overhead to fix presumably the rattles."

Cons: "Old cramped untidy and limited drink service"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Multilpe delays"

Pros: "Being on time."

Cons: "Too crowded."

Cons: "No drink or snack service. No trash pick up. No option to purchase or rent headphones"

Pros: "Fast and efficient boarding again! Most impressed!"

Pros: "Maintained high standards of service despite massive delay."
Cons: "Boarding and departure was messy because of the delay"

Cons: "Delayed for an hour and fifteen minutes"

Pros: "everything was very nice"

Cons: "Got stuck for two hours sitting in the plane because the computer systems went down. Worst experience ever with Delta."

Pros: "I love the media that is INCLUDED in the price of your ticket on Delta Flights. That sets Delta apart for me."

Pros: "Enjoyed food and movies.Woul"
Cons: "Would like more comedy or romance movies. Becky"

Cons: "Late and missed my international connection"

Pros: "The boarding was efficient"
Cons: "Three hour departure delay. No explanation given. No apology."

Pros: "I love Delta. Smooth boarding. Quality service. Keep it up!"

Pros: "Very friendly and helpful staff."

Cons: "The terminal 52A-J is a disgrace"

Cons: "The flight was delayed like 4 times!! It was crazy the wait!"

Cons: "This flight is delayed 8/10. Miserable route"

Pros: "Flexibility and helpfulness of staff."
Cons: "I no longer fit in the seats because they keep shrinking the pitch"

Pros: "Awesome roomy seat right behind business class. Could not have asked for better! And it was a gorgeous new aircraft."

Pros: "Nice new seats."
Cons: "The new seats are meant for "people shorter than 6 feet tall" as the flight attendant said to me. Is the airline industry deliberately discriminating against 6'6" people? 15% of the people you seat based on population are over 6'. I'm sick of paying more money for my long legs."

Pros: "Friendly crew"
Cons: "No entertainment."

Pros: "The plane was comfortable and flight was smooth."
Cons: "The shuttle to the plane wasn't bad, but would prefer not to have that element included."

Cons: "No room, limited entertainment, mediocre food. Was a very uncomfortable, long flight! Luggage late coming off plane, missed connecting flight and was not very helpful in getting rebooked."

Pros: "Crew"
Cons: "Before I booked the flight I noticed it was only on time 53% of the time. True to that number we were delayed almost an hour before takeoff. Why schedule fights so close if almost half the time it's delayed? Something needs to change."

Cons: "That fact that on both ways they changed our flights which either we got to the destination late or we had to run across the airport so we don't miss our flights"

Cons: "People still using mobiles as we were taking off. Crew seemed not too bothered."

Pros: "The flight was >1 hour late, which the pilot told us was due to the LAX controllers changing the landing patterns due to weather. So this really wasn't anyone's fault. But there was a large difference in comfort between this flight and the JAL flight from Tokyo. Seats were smaller, and my wife and I couldn't get seats together."

Pros: "we arrived safely"
Cons: "had to take a shuttle to depart from a remote terminal. Had to climb up a long ramp. Seats were very close to each other (no knee room). No food. not enough overhead space for luggage. Very tight and uncomfortable seating."

Pros: "same as above"

Pros: "I liked that the seats had chargers (even though I didn't need them) and that they offered entertainment."
Cons: "Boarding was over 30 minutes late which ruined my SF plans. The crew was mot welcoming walking on or off the flight. They were also very rude when serving, one even gave me a super nasty look and mumbled something under her breathe because she ran into me. Just a terrible experience. They also didn't tell me baggage prices when I was there just swiped my card."

Cons: "Seats far too close together even for cosch"

Pros: "Flight attendants very kind"

Pros: "How spacious it felt and there were film selections"
Cons: "My film kept stopping randomly."

Cons: "No entertainment"

Pros: "everything"

Pros: "Ebetything"
Cons: "Nothing."

Pros: "Nothing."
Cons: "Cramped, claustrophobic space. Cabin too warm."

Pros: "On time arrival"
Cons: "Complimentary snacks"

Cons: "Terminal at LAX requires a bus."

Cons: "Flight didn't exist"

Cons: "Boarding late"

Pros: "Flight Attendant Sullivan added humor and attentiveness to flight"

Pros: "I got to my destination safely. That's about the only good thing."
Cons: "The flight was delayed 4 times. The airline was not very helpful during times of delay - normally airlines would offer food or drink vouchers - none of that. The flight was delayed for a total of 4 hours. When I arrived into LAX, I had requested if I could go on an earlier flight if there was space (rather than catching the later one - an hour later). They asked me to pay $200 to change it. Fair enough if you want to charge me for a change of ticket - but then the plane that I was supposed to go on got delayed for 3 hours and you don't offer any sort of compensation - thats really not something I expect from American Airlines"

Pros: "Service was outstanding, stewardess was funny, plane was very clean. I will switch from Southwest! Good job!"

Pros: "Staff at LAX was helpful and tried helping me get to my next flight by moving me to front of plane at the end of flying."
Cons: "My flight to SFO was delayed so it made me miss my next flight. I ran trying to make it to that gate with a 20 pound backpack on my back, couldn't stop coughing for the rest of the trip after that. American Airlines staff told me that I can pay $75 dollars extra to secure a seat for the next flight 6 hours away. I told them I am not paying anymore because it wasn't my fault I missed this flight. Then, they lost my suitcase so they took 30 minutes to find it. I tried boarding with the priority pass members because my new ticket they gave me was for priority and one of the American Airlines staff members kept getting in my face until I was at the back of the line because I was in boarding group 4. I just never have been treated so poorly before my any airline. I travel often so I will never take American Airlines again. The final straw was another delay at my last layover in PHL, which made me and up traveling for a total of 21 hours."

Cons: "Flight was over two hours delayed, the gate crew did not do a good job announcing the new delay times and reasons for the delays."

Pros: "Business Class seat"
Cons: "People using forward lavs"

Cons: "It was delayed for more then an hour."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "I'll never book AA again."

Pros: "Very helpful people. From the from desk to the in flight crew they answered my questions. Had a weird gate where it's a satellite gate with American Eagle, little confusing but they helped me out."
Cons: "Sat on the runway for like an hour. 100% not their fault, and they kept us in the loop the whole time. Really not a complaint about them. SFO is just always sucked in with fig in the morning."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Everything was ok except the Asian hostess"
Cons: "I don't like when I asked the hostess to give me another drink .. she said ok and never gave it to me and when I asked her again she said we are landing .. I was fasting and I break it at 8:06 pm I asked for water and some ginger ale because I have sore throat and coughing didn't stop for the whole trip"

Cons: "No one at baggage claim to answer questions. Flights Not listed on carousel monitors. Packed baggage claim , Chaos , no employees to assist."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "they lost my luggage and they still don't know how they are going to get it to me."

Pros: "Both planes were delayed"
Cons: "I did not appreciated getting to my destination so late."

Pros: "see top review"
Cons: "see top review"

Cons: "seats cushion seemed really thin and after that long of a flt was ready to get off."

Pros: "Most attendants were excellent. Kind and polite. Flights on time and arrivals were early."

Cons: "Not crowded. On time"

Pros: "The quick boarding"
Cons: "I did not get my drink due to the short flight"

Pros: "Crew were friendly"
Cons: "Flight was over 90 minutes late taking off!"

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "NA"

Pros: "On time"
Cons: "No free food or drink"

Pros: "Newer equipment"
Cons: "Laughably long line for bathroom, zero legroom"

Pros: "New plane Crew was nice"
Cons: "My TV screen was broken Less leg room than other planes Bathroom was smaller than most"

Cons: "delay service is really bad cant find my baggages"

Cons: "Flight was canceled and I had to really take matters into my own hands to get a decent replacement flight. Limited automatically rebooked me for 6:30am the following morning, almost 24 hrs out. No vouchers. Lame."

Pros: "No food at all only drinks but in a cup only."

Pros: "Crew"
Cons: "No option to turn Direct TV commercials off"

Pros: "On time departure and early arrival"
Cons: "Headlight did not work"

Cons: "Did not allow people with babies to pre board"

Cons: "The delayed departure time was disappointing."

Cons: "At check in. Long long line prior to TSA. Kiosk were not working . Employee were socializing and not paying attention to customers having hard time printing out their boarding passes on kiosk."

Pros: "Jordan a sweetheart at the Eugene airport was very helpful and awesome aside from that the rest of employees in person and on the phone were horrible I'll probably never use this airline again"

Cons: "All went well."

Pros: "Crew onboard was fine"
Cons: "Flight delay with min amount of explanation"

Cons: "The flight was 90 min late. Boarding was pretty much a cluster as they tried to get an overbooked flight boarded in 25min to meet a reignited runway time"

Cons: "Two hour delay. They gave us three different excuses, probably all lies."

Pros: "Crew were experienced, and worked preemptively to help a number of passengers with tight connections"

Pros: "The flight attendants in first class were very very pleasant. Service was amazing."
Cons: "Boarding was extremely congested. I know ithis is out if UA control but it seems like it's getting more worst. The food aka snack that was served on the flight was a cold muffin. Not to happy with a cold muffin. I'd rather have chips or pretzels."

Cons: "We missed the whole vacation due to United flt. 599 being late into SFO. We missed the Zurich flight by 7 minutes due to a mechanical issue (overhead bin lid would not stay closed.) United customer service was very poor and after 16 hrs. at SO without resolution on flights and schedule, we just came back home. If Siss Air could have waited 10 minutes for 12 or more passengers, we would have been fine. I don't know if United communicated with them or not. This was a disaster!"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Our flight was delayed and despite assurances by United staff at the gate in Seattle that we would make our flight in SFO to Zürich we were too late and we missed our flight to Zürich. 14 hours later we are still at SFO trying to get on a flight to Frankfurt then on to Venice. We shall see if it actually happens. The couple we are traveling with gave up and went back home to Boise. They also bought their tickets through Kayak."

Pros: "Nothing great, nothing bad. took off and landed on time."
Cons: "paced seats, nit enough room for carry ons."

Pros: "They gave me plenty of fluids that I asked for."
Cons: "They had a problem with the radio which almost made me late for my connecting flight. We left 1.5 hours late."

Cons: "All 4 flights delayed by more than a half hour last leg 1.5 hours united sucks!"

Pros: "It was quick boarding."
Cons: "Seats were to close and no plane peanuts."

Pros: "Screens at every seat, but mine was broken and so were several around me."
Cons: "No power outlets at my seat. No free chat. Wifi should come as part of the ticket price. I feel nickel and dimed and I am tired of it."

Cons: "Entertainment doesn't work with Android 8.0 devices because you decided not to support newer versions? Stop restricting it to higher versions idiots"

Cons: "Shitty service ,...."

Cons: "Cacelled then delayed twice. United workers are also very rude. I give them a big ol"

Pros: "Effort by Seattle team to find alternate routes"

Cons: "Now Sherry in any documentation I received did it say that my flight was operated by United airlines. I waited at ANA check in until within the 2 hour window and went around and asked someone at United who confirmed that they were partners with ANA."

Cons: "Did not make connection due to flight being late"

Pros: "Luggage bag broken by baggage handlers"
Cons: "Luggage bag broken by baggage handlers"

Pros: "More important than the trip home last Wednesday was the reason for the trip. We attended my granddaughter's wedding. Everything else was secondary. Even if the trip had been in a one wheeled barrow, it would have been good. To get to what you want which is the mechanics of the trip. The two people who attended to the aisle chair, most teams were competent. Some hadn't done many passengers so they were fumbling with the straps. I've learned that I almost alway have to ask for one at the gate where they check or issue, (what's it called, loading permits, some kind of pass, not landing pass. loading pass. I can't remember and my wife has gone to bed.) Well, they have to come up with an aisle chair because I've only got 1 1/2 legs. I always make it to the seat on the plane, but the competency of the various crews is uneen. Sorry my answer is so nonspecific but I don't remember one airline from another. Great people all, get the job done."
Cons: "Not much I don't like. They get us there That is the main thing. Sometimes when the plane stops after it has pulled away from the Jet Way, the pilot gives an explanation that I find unfulfilling, not enough details. I suppose if they explained more, other fliers would find the explanation too verbose. I can live with it. Again this is about all flights and airlines. Nothing stands out, such as, " this awful thing happened when we left San Francisco.""

Pros: "I liked the crew once we were on the plane"
Cons: "The plane was full and we were on basic economy. The folks at the gate were rude and unhelpful, at the United kiosk the personnel were openly hostile. Thank goodness the crew treated us with some decency and were very nice."

Pros: "How they gave me exit row seats and flifht crew was good"
Cons: "Your check in ticket counter workers in SEA airport.. there was a married couple who was very rude and because i could not get a "prepaid card" but had 25 for my bag the man said "well i guess you are not going" excuse me?! I paid over 200 for my ticket!! Luckily there was a nice polynesian young man who stepped in and helped right away. That couple made my experience HORRIBLE! I do want something done about that! I almost missed a very important event and they looked to be arguing with each other! They need to keep their personal stuff at home! I was so mad.however, the flight crew was awesome!"

Pros: "Nice employees."
Cons: "Four hour delay, caused missed connection. Had a 3 hour plus layover but not long enough. 17 hours SEA to LAX. Not sure there won't be more delays."

Pros: "Comfort. And the crew was lovely."
Cons: "More of those yummy caramel waffle cookies, delicious!"

Pros: "EXCELLENT"

Pros: "Access to in flight entertainment."
Cons: "Air vent pressure was lacking Cramped quarters but it is expected in economy."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything the customer service reps were very rude and condescending. United is awful I'm not sure how they are still in business. The rep refused to help me because she was getting off in 10 mins."

Pros: "Delays 2 hours"
Cons: "Refund"

Pros: "Friendly and helpful staff."

Pros: "Great service. Free movies. Quality alcohol good food. Couldn't have been better!"
Cons: "It was perfect no complaints honestly it was one of the best flights of my life and I travel very often."

Pros: "On time"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Customer service at united was rude on all ends phone and counter. Plane was delayed five different times and delayed for both flights. still at airport actually waiting on plane to take off when it was suppose to at 834 pm now it's 1142 pm so three hours later. I don't know who is running united airlines but it's a joke and should be shut down. There is so many people upset right now, horrible airlines."

Pros: "Service was great"
Cons: "None"

Cons: "That my flight to Seattle was delayed 4 hours, and that my return flight was delayed 1.5 hours as well."

Cons: "great service & was on time & we landed early too!"

Pros: "My seat"
Cons: "Snacks weren't very good"

Pros: "Download the United App (before takeoff! Or you'll have to pay). The App has some good movies and you can watch them free of charge."
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Seat itself was comfortable."
Cons: "Out of several beverage options. TV was not working at my seat. Seats also a little cramped. Boarding seemed disorganized."

Cons: "Very poor customer service"

Pros: "Let us know:we need do that before book tickets!"
Cons: "Free"

Pros: "Cheap, until you had to pay for bags and drinks."
Cons: "Had to wait for over 1/2 hour to disembark."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Horrible service"

Cons: "Frontier nickles and dimes you."

Pros: "It was goid"

Pros: "Very informative on where to go!"
Cons: "Not very informational on security policy"

Cons: "The Chicago airport was terrible both times. Things not clearly marked. Staff not friendly or available. Long term parking very hard to find and pricing very unclear. Didn't realize we would have to pay additional for just a seat and carry on luggage"

Pros: "Price!"
Cons: "That you can not even cross your legs, or move around if your average size or taller ."

Pros: "Nothing at all"
Cons: "The customer service and the constant delays"

Pros: "Great service"

Pros: "cheap"
Cons: "seats do not recline. you have to pay for everything a la cart from food to carry-ons."

Pros: "Bag charged"

Pros: "None"
Cons: "The flight was delayed 5 hours, and we were offered a $100 voucher that would be emailed to us immediately after the flight takes off. I approached the desk to verify with an employee pre-boarding to ensure I will receive this voucher. She was annoyed with me from the start repeatedly saying it will be emailed after takeoff, which was NOT my question. My question was to verify that the email on file was correct. She had a very hard time getting this to her head. However, it has been over a week and I have yet to receive this voucher. Unless, I receive this voucher I will never recommend this airline."

Pros: "More leg room than comparable airlines."
Cons: "Charging for bag in the overhead compartment. Sitting on the tarmac after arriving for 40 minutes while waiting for a gate."

Pros: "An engine went out and the flight was delayed and passengers deplaned. I got to my destination after there were no longer transportation options. No one knew who to send me to for customer service, and they wouldn't offer to help get me home."

Pros: "im alive"
Cons: "The customer service. I was lied to twice my agents, wasn't give correct information. My last day was wasted away because I was lied to. Spent hours in the airport because of wrong information given. My back hurts from the seats. Using the website was awful."

Pros: "Absolutely nothing."
Cons: "Seats have little to no cushioning. Seats don't recline. Checked bag is a gimmick. You cannot check it in if your fight is delayed and the airport checking machines dont operate after certain time. You will have to carry it on and that means loosing all your liquids."

Pros: "The crew."
Cons: "My first flight was canceled without notice, it was a 1:30AM flight. Had to sleep in the check in area of the airport until we could get our next overpriced tickets that will not be taken care of by their 3 options they give you. This shouldn't have been placed as the cheapest tickets available with out big red warnings that it is only cheap if you have no bags. $40 more would have given me free check in bags and a far better in flight experience on another airline. Spread the word to never fly Frontier."

Pros: "On mobile safari online checkin doesn't work. Customer service reps on phone incredibly cannot check a passenger in. I almost missed flight for this. Most uncomfortable seats I've ever had to sit it for four straight hours. Arm rests are hard plastic, seats don't recline, hard seats too. And it's not cheap despite discomfort"

Pros: "We didn't crash."
Cons: "Frontier has to be the worst airline I've ever flown on. You have to pay for everything "extra". Your ticket doesn't even give you a seat, you have to buy your seat extra, carry on is extra... Etc. might as well charge for using their tray tables while they are at it. I can honestly say I'll never fly with them again."

Cons: "At the time I received this survey, (3 hours after my flight was scheduled to leave) my flight had not even arrived to O'Hare and I had no information about when it would arrive or what caused the delay"

Pros: "What did I like? A safe and smooth flight from San Fran to Chicago and back."
Cons: "The seats are cramped and don't recline. I'm an average weight and height and normally don't have such a hard time resting despite long flights, but both flights were uncomfortable. In addition, the flight from Chicago to San Francisco was HOT and no drinks are offered without payment - everything on Frontier is extra $$$ - a bit of a turn off. I'm an avid Southwest customer and I think I will be going back to them even if the flight 'seems' cheaper when searching Kayak. I appeciate you asking about my experience. I love Kayak, but won't be flying Frontier again. I'd rather spend up to $200 more for Southwest to get: comfy seats, free bags, cabin temperature comfort, on time flights, drinks and snacks. It's worth it."

Pros: "Nothing, I will never use Frontier again. They are just RUDE to the customers."
Cons: "Charged $60 at last minute to bring a small personal bag."

Cons: "Y'all chargin' for juice now? And askin for gratuities on them drinks too? Cmon!!!"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Unprofessional Service, No In-flight Amenities, Deceptive Pricing (added/hidden fees), Uncomfortable Seating, Miserable Experience Overall"

Pros: "Staff is enthusiastic"
Cons: "Seats don't recline. Minimal padding"

Cons: "Small seats, not even a carry on bag. Crew was not very enthusiastic or rather friendly but you get what you pay for."

Pros: "There was nothing that I liked about flying with Frontier. It is a nothing special airline."
Cons: "I dislike the hidden charges everywhere along the way. They position it as tailored to customer needs but I see as hidden charges. I am surprised that they don't charge for using the restrooms on the plane. When all said and done, it is not a cheap air fare. The customer service was not empowered to help customers. The flight crew was practically unnoticeable. Not even sure what the crew did. It simply is nothing positive that I can say about Frontier. I will even go further to say that if I see Frontier on Kayak, I will not even use Kayak again."

Cons: "everything"

Cons: "Missed my BART train by being forced to wait on the tarmack outside the gate."

Pros: "Initially price on round-trip fare, but price quickly goes up as soon as you arrive at the airport and have to start paying $45 for a small carry on. Crazy--nothing good to say"
Cons: "The price on round-trip fare includes nothing -- I had to pay $45 for a carry-on! Ridiculous!!! 2.99 for water. . . I'm surprise I could pee for free Seats are terrible/tight, uncomfortable, cheap, and overall the worst w exception of Spirit Sloppy uninspired customer support at ticket counter, although flight crew was okay."

Pros: "The upgraded seats were spacious and the price was low"
Cons: "Our flight was delayed four hours because of a maintenance issue, which happens, but the staff was so uncommunicative. They knew the flight was delayed for 30-mins before they made an announcement. I asked the staff if they planned to let everyone know and she actually said "I don't want to get too many questions". The other reasons I probably wouldn't fly with them again: - Excessive fees for carry on bags - No entertainment at all - No wifi"

Pros: "nothing"

Cons: "had to wait on the tarmac while the flight before us departed. But we were allowed to get up while we waited so that was good. Frontier's website is very difficult to navigate and use. The folks at SFO said that boarding passes printed from Frontier's website are difficult for the scanners at the airport to read -- so I did not get to take advantage of TSA Precheck, which was annoying."

Pros: "Little."
Cons: "Worst flight of my entire life."

Cons: "Had to pay extra for carry on! Which they checked anyway. No wi-fi or tv options. Basic drinks and crackers were up charged. Delays and slow baggage claim process. Overall savings on fare not worth the hassle or deceptive price practices. Will never fly with Frontier again."

Pros: "Took off on time reached before schedule, price was unbelievable ,very comfortable all great."

Pros: "Did have good leg room in exit row."
Cons: "Thought we got such a good deal on flight, but had to pay extra for carry-on and even to choose a seat. The seats did not recline, but maybe that was because we were in exit row. Boarded an hour late to clean up from last fight because of (per their announcement) vomit."

Pros: "Crew is nice, none of this is their fault"
Cons: "Delayed flights, added on fees, confusing customer service experience, horrible seats, not worth the "cheap" price, it amounts to the same as another airline but with an overall way worse experience."

Cons: "Waiting for luggage for at least 2 hrs. Receive different answer every tin you callreagarding charges. Will never use them again"

Pros: "Attention of the fly attender was very good"
Cons: "My fly was delayed for almost 6 hrs in I don't recive any information about that no email no txt message"

Pros: "Friendly staff. Can't beat price of ticket. Direct flight."
Cons: "Baggage policy is too restrictive."

Pros: "Your flight's delay was unchanged; I likes its consistency."
Cons: "I did not like paying $5 more for my checked bag. Although I did log in to see if I could check in more than 24 hours before the flight nothing suggested that I should pay for my bag though I could not do seat assignment at that time. I did not like that I paid $5 for set assignments inferior to what my friends got by taking their chances. Although I understand your motives, not showing what the free alternative is seems a bit smarmy. The one hour delay on the tarmac before we could get to a departure gate was not directly your fault, but it was annoying."

Cons: "There is NOTHING good to say about this airline. Poor service, paper thin seats, not to mention to having to pay for snacks and soft drinks!"

Pros: "Everything was smooth and on time."
Cons: "Small, uncomfortable seat. Pay for everything, even a soft drink. I thought the check in, where they try to sell you a seat assignment when you don't have to pay, is almost criminal. Very sleazy..."

Cons: "Extremely uncomfortable"

Pros: "The plane ride itself was very nice. Smooth ride and friendly staff."
Cons: "We got to the airport early and had to sit on the tarmac for 45 minutes. Once we finally got off the plane, we had to wait for luggage for another 30 minutes."

Cons: "The web site is deceiving in that it makes you think every seat is an upgrade and no regular seats remain. A distinct "no upgrade" choice needs to be present for people to see. It makes one think, how much money Frontier has made from people due to their purposeful website's lack of clarity. This is pretty pathetic."

Pros: "Announcements were understandable"
Cons: "Announcements were TOO LOUD. No water. No gate signage. Totally uncomfortable seats. Obnoxious shill for credit card/miles"

Cons: "It was embarrassing not being able to pay cash. The seats don't recline and it is a shame that we have to pay for carry on. We also pay for small snacks. It feels like a nickle and dime experience."

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