An ardent pet lover like me hates to travel by flight when it comes to taking my four-legged baby along. The horror of stuffing my child in the cage makes me opt for a 40-hour journey instead of some places. Most of the airlines around the world aren’t great enough to let our babies travel with us. But, with the idea of breaking this norm. Some good and pet-friendly airlines have taken a charge to allow pets to fly with the owners. Until like you carrying a crocodile, python or something huge. So, we give you a list of 5 airlines that allow pets in flight.
Ok. I love Canada. Air Canada allows pets like cats and dogs in flight. But, the owner has to make sure that they are small enough to fit and stay comfortable while they are standing in front of you. Like the must be able to stand and turn around. The maximum weight of the pet as per the airline decided should be 22 pounds including the pet carrier. The cost of carrying your pet in-flight ranges somewhere between $50-$100 plus taxes. And, this applies to travel with them internationally as well.
Next, on our list is America. You can travel with your pet over the age of 8 months. The airline makes sure that the pet can sit in the kennel under the seat in front of you during the entire flight. The maximum weight of the pet should be less than 20 pounds including the weight of the carrier. The cost of traveling with your pet in flight, it will be approximately $130 plus taxes each way. The airline does not allow any pets in transatlantic flights or flights that are longer than a duration of 12 hours. The pets cannot travel on the following aircraft as per the destination restrictions: A321, A321S, A321H, A320, and A319 aircraft.
Delta Airlines allows dogs, cats and household birds, all of these animals should be over 10 weeks for domestic travel and 16 weeks for international travel. The pet must fit comfortably in the carrier under the seat. The charge of delta airline carrying pets in North America is $125 and $200 for international travel one way.
JetBlue allows small cats and dogs. The maximum weight of the pet in-flight should be 20 pounds including that of the carrier as well. The carrier should have the following dimensions 17×12.5×8 inches. The cost of travel each way will be $100. And, pets are allowed on international travel as well.