TopicWhat is Sun Country Airlines Pet Policy?

  • Fri 1st Nov 2019 - 6:28am

    The pet policy of Sun Country Airlines

    Sun Country Airlines is low-cost airline of the United States. The airline knows that pets are important. So they allow passengers to travel with their pets. However they have few policies for it.

    If you want to know the pet policy of the airline and steps to book your pets then this blog will provide you all information.

    • Sun Country allows maximum 4 pets as carry-on baggage. A passenger can carry only 1 pet and carrier on flight.
    • Pets are booked on first come, first served basis and so if your travel plans are confirmed try to book your pets early.
    • Passengers can carry cats and dogs in the cabin of their flight. This is applicable on few selected flights within the United States.
    • The combined weight of pet and carrier needs to be less than 16 lbs (7 kg
    • Pets are not allowed in the cargo.


    • The pet carrier should not exceed the dimensions of 16" x 11" x 8" (40 cm x 28 cm x 20 cm).
    • The carrier needs to be soft-sided, with leak-proof bottom, well-ventilated from least 2 sides.
    • The pet should be able to stand and move in carrier.
    • The pet needs to stay inside the carrier during the entire flight.
    • The carrier will be kept underneath the seat in front of passengers.

    Pet fee

    • A fee of $125USD one way will be incurred for pet.
    • A fee of 199USD will apply for pets if they are not booked in advance.
    • The fees will remain non-refundable.


    • Pets cannot be carried on connecting flights or non-direct flights greater than 5 hours in length.
    • Pets are not permitted on international flights or flights to/from Anchorage.

    Steps to book pets

    If passengers want to book pets then they need to call the reservation center or the customer service center. The executive will ask for certain details. Provide it and submit the required documents like health certificate. Passengers can then pay the pet fee and pets will be booked.

    If you wish to know more about Sun Country Airlines Pet Policy then too you can contact the customer support of the airline.

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