Sun Country

Sun Country Airlines is a low-cost airline based in the United States. They welcome small pets to travel in the cabin on certain flights. Visit Website

Or call 800-359-6786 or (+1) 800-924-6184 for more information. You can use BringFido to find a pet friendly place to stay at your destination.

Pet Reservations

A maximum of 4 pets as carry-on baggage will be accepted on each flight, so it is important for you to reserve a spot as soon as possible after your travel plans are confirmed. To guarantee Fido a spot, you should contact Sun Country Airlines Reservations at 800-359-6786.

Pets in the Cabin

Sun Country Airlines welcomes pet cats and dogs in the cabin on select flights within the United States if the combined weight of pet and carrier is less than 16 lbs (7 kg). Pets are not allowed to travel on international flights or flights to/from Anchorage. Each passenger is permitted to bring 1 pet and carrier on a flight. The fee for a pet traveling in the main passenger cabin is $125 for each flight segment (if booked in advance). If the 4-pet limit for the cabin hasn't yet been reached, the fee for a walk-up booking is $199.

Pets in Checked Baggage

Unfortunately, Sun Country Airlines does not accept pets in the cargo hold.

Carrier Guidelines

For pets traveling in the cabin, carriers must not exceed the dimensions of 16" x 11" x 8" (40 cm x 28 cm x 20 cm). It must be soft-sided, have a leak-proof bottom, be well-ventilated on at least 2 sides, and allow your pet to stand up and move around comfortably. Fido must remain inside the carrier stowed underneath the seat in front of you during the entire flight.

Other Restrictions

Emotional support animals are allowed on board, as long as you fill out the form that can be found on the link provided.


BringFido Guest Rating

Sun Country has received a rating of 3.3 out of 5 bones by 3 canine critics on BringFido.

  • Debra
    More than a year ago

    Just made a reservation. The price to bring pet on board has increased to $125.00 payable at time of reservation. If pet ends up not traveling with you after all, they will give you a travel voucher for $!00.

  • Levi
    More than a year ago
    Big Dogs

    That is inaccurate They DO allow dogs in the cargo area if the combined pet/crate weight do not exceed 100 lbs I just looked at their website (today is 8/10/2011)

  • Jessica
    More than a year ago
    Incorrect info on this site.

    Sun country does allow pets as cargo. It costs 199 each way and it must be a direct flight. Check out their website

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