Category Archives: Frontier

Frontier Airlines Now Participating in TSA PreCheck

Good news for folks who fly Frontier Airlines!

Frontier Airlines is now taking part in TSA PreCheck, adding to the growing list of airlines participating in the expedited security program.

So if you have either TSA PreCheck or Global Entry, you can save time at the airport when you’re flying Frontier Airlines, because you will not have to wait in long security lines!

Frontier Airlines TSA PreCheck

Flying Frontier Airlines? They’re Now Participating in TSA PreCheck, so You Can Save Time at the Airport by Skipping Those Long Security Lines!

I’ll show you how to get TSA PreCheck, and remind you of the perks of the program.

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Easy $100 Flight Discounts With Ritz-Carlton Card, Everything to Know

Along with the 3 complimentary nights and many other great benefits you’ll earn with the Chase Ritz-Carlton card, you’ll get a $100 discount on certain flights you purchase using the card’s Visa Infinite benefits.  

And you can use the discount an unlimited number of times!

This can save you money, especially if you regularly book paid domestic flights!

Visa Infinite Benefits

You’ll Smile Knowing You Saved Money on Your Flight Using the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit From the Chase Ritz-Carlton Card!

I’ll explain how the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit works.  And show you how to save on airfare with your Ritz-Carlton card.

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Which Airlines Are Included in the Visa Infinite Discount From the Chase Ritz-Carlton Card?

Million Mile Secrets reader MK is interested in the new offer for the Chase Ritz-Carlton card and commented:

Which airlines can you book through the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit site? Is Southwest excluded?

Great question, MK!

Tickets on most major US airlines can be booked through the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit site, but seats on a majority of the low-cost carriers (like Southwest!) can NOT.

Which Airlines Are Included In The Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit From The Chase Ritz Carlton Card

You Can Use the Visa Infinite Discount Air Perk for Tickets on Most Major US Airlines, Like United Airlines

Here’s more about the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit that comes with the Chase Ritz-Carlton card.

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Curious to See Cuba? Great News for Miles & Points!

Great news for folks looking to fly to Cuba with miles!

Via The Gate, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has tentatively approved flights to Havana from cities like Miami, Charlotte, New York, Atlanta, and Los Angeles on airlines like Delta, American Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest.

Earlier this year, flights to other Cuban destinations were approved from cities like Minneapolis, Chicago, and Philadelphia.

Curious To See Cuba Great News For Miles Points

There Will Soon Be Even More Ways to Use Miles & Points for Flights to Cuba!

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Approved! Use Miles to Fly to Cuba, Including Southwest Companion Pass

Great news for folks wanting to visit Cuba like Emily did recently!

Via Lufthansa Flyer, the US has approved flights to Cuba from Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Minneapolis, and Philadelphia.

Flights will start as early as this fall on the following airlines:

  • American Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
  • JetBlue
  • Silver Airways
  • Southwest
  • Sun Country Airlines
Approved Use Miles To Fly To Cuba Including Southwest Companion Pass

Enjoy the Historic Architecture and Plazas With Flights to Cuba Starting This Fall

I’ll explain why this is even better news for folks with miles & points on the approved airlines!

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Use Your Miles on These New Routes to Cuba, Cancun, Hawaii, Chile, & Ecuador

1.   US Airlines Begin Flights to Cuba This Summer

Via The Points Guy, US airlines could start service to Cuba as early as September 2016.  Airlines proposing routes include:

Use Your Miles On These New Routes To Cuba Cancun Hawaii Chile Ecuador

Emily Enjoyed Her Visit to Cuba. And Soon, It’ll Be Even Easier to Get There!

Emily went to Cuba and loved seeing the architecture, plazas, and vintage cars!

This is excellent news if you collect miles on these airlines.  Or have a way to offset the price of a ticket, like the $250 annual airline credit with Citi Prestige.  Or the Barclaycard Arrival Plus, because you can use miles towards statement credits for $100+ travel purchases (including flights!).

Folks with the Southwest Companion Pass could also bring a friend or partner along with them for only the cost of taxes and fees!

2.   Virgin America Adds Flights to Hawaii

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Round-Trip: $88 Chicago & Orlando, $120 New York & Miami, $158 Denver & DC, & More

Is the lousy February weather getting you down?  Here’s a chance to plan a cheap getaway with excellent sale fares for non-stop flights on Frontier Airlines!  And other airlines like American Airlines are dropping prices to compete!

There are terrific routes on sale, including:

  • Chicago (O’Hare) to Orlando for $88 round-trip
  • Denver to Washington, DC (National) for $158 round-trip
  • New York (LaGuardia) to Miami for $120 round-trip
Round Trip 88 Chicago Orlando 120 New York Miami 158 Denver DC More

Surprise the Kids (or Your Sweetheart!) With a Trip to Florida – and Fly for Cheap on Frontier Airlines!

This would be a great opportunity to surprise the kids with a trip to Disney.  Or visit Washington, DC, in early spring to visit museums and see the cherry blossoms!

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New Low-Cost Routes to Cancun, DC, Las Vegas, Phoenix, San Juan, & More

You’ll have more low-cost flight choices this summer with new routes announced by Frontier Airlines and Dynamic Airways.

This includes non-stop flights to popular vacation destinations like Cancun, Las Vegas, and San Juan, Puerto Rico!

New Low Cost Routes To Cancun DC Las Vegas Phoenix San Juan More

Fly Cheaply to Cancun Non-Stop From New York (JFK) on Dynamic Airways Starting May 2016

These are great new options for folks who like to book cheap paid tickets.  And it increases competition, which can encourage other airlines to lower their fares!

Let’s see where you can go!

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Save Points (and Earn the Southwest Companion Pass) With Marriott 5-Night Hotel + Air Packages

Update:   After March 31, 2017, transferring hotel points to Southwest no longer counts towards the Companion Pass.  But here’s how to earn Companion Pass points when booking paid nights at hotels.

With Marriott Hotel + Air packages, you can stay in style at Marriott hotels all over the world AND get enough miles for an award flight there!

Marriott lists 7-night packages on their website.  But there’s also an option to get a 5-night package, starting at 165,000 Marriott points.  You just have to ask for it!

Save Points And Earn The Southwest Companion Pass With Marriott 5 Night Hotel Air Packages

For 230,000 Marriott Points, You Can Get 100,000 Airline Miles and a 5 Nights at a Category 6 Hotel, Like the Courtyard St. John’s Newfoundland!

This could also be an easy way to get most – or all – of the points required to earn the Southwest Companion Pass!

I’ll explain!

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Hot! Round-Trip to California From 11 Cities Starting at $78

You can escape to the California sunshine from 11 cities starting at just $78 round-trip in coach!

I found cheap flights to California on American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, and United Airlines from cities like Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, and more!

These are terrific deals, so I’m not sure how long they’ll last.

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Trade the Snow Crunching Under Your Feet for Sand Between Your Toes – Visit California for as Little as $78 Round-Trip!

You can search for these fares using ITA Matrix or Google Flights, then book directly on the airline websites.

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