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And the Best Airline for Traveling with a Pet Is …

The top-ranking airline has relatively low fees and lots of flexibility in terms of which types of pets you can bring.




A new list highlights the “Best Airlines for Traveling With Your Pet.”

NerdWallet examined the nine largest U.S. airlines based on 11 factors.

According to the article: “We combed through the fine print, fees and policies of all the major airlines to find which ones charge the lowest fees, are the most flexible in terms of what pets you can bring and how well they handle pet transport.”

No. 1 on the list was Alaska Airlines. Key features included relatively low fees and high flexibility in terms of which types of pets can be brought onboard.

Next on the list were American Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines.

See the full list, along with more detailed information about the rankings, here.


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