Disclosure: We get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do. American Express, Barclaycard, Chase, and US Bank are Million Mile Secrets advertising partners. Opinions expressed here are the author's alone, and have not been reviewed, approved or endorsed by our partners. Here’s our Advertiser Disclosure.
Plus, you’ll get unlimited messaging too!
Here’s more about this new perk.
Free Wi-Fi During Your Flights!
Link: Switch to T-Mobile
That’s a good deal, because most large US airlines use Gogo for their in-flight internet!
Usually, 1 hour costs ~$5 and a day pass is ~$16. So you’ll save money with this new perk.
Not only that, folks with T-Mobile service will get unlimited messaging on flights through text, iMessage, Google Hangouts, WhatsApp, and Viber.
So you’ll be able to stay in-touch with friends and family during your entire flight! 🙂
Don’t forget, certain T-Mobile plans also allow free calls and text messages from Mexico and Canada. So if you travel a lot to these destinations, T-Mobile is a good cellular provider to consider.
Cards That Give You Free In-Flight Internet
For folks without T-Mobile, there are a few credit cards that offer perks like credits towards the purchase of in-flight Wi-Fi or in-flight internet vouchers.
With the Discover it Miles card, you’ll get up to $30 per cardmember year for in-flight Wi-Fi purchases.
The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN comes with free Boingo internet at places like airports, malls, and attractions. And 10 Gogo in-flight internet passes each year.
* If you liked this post, why don’t you join the 20,000+ readers who have signed-up to receive free blog posts via email (only 1 email per day!) or in an RSS reader …because then you’ll never miss another update!