Skycap curbside checkin services from major U.S. airlines

March 08, 2010
Fares from Washington DC:

    Skycaps can save you time (and sometimes money) at the airport. Here's a round-up of what's offered

    Airline

    Cost

    Cash or Credit Card

    Where located

    Other services offered

    American

    free

    n/a

    All major domestic airports

    Baggage fees (pay by credit card), boarding pass printout  

    Continental

    free

    n/a

    Most major domestic airports

    All baggage fees can be paid via credit card at the curb, boarding passes

    Delta

    free

    n/a

    About 100 U.S. airports

    Boarding pass printout

    Frontier

    free

    n/a

    Many major U.S. airports

    Print boarding pass, pay for bags via credit card

    JetBlue

    $2 per bag

    cash

    Most major U.S. airports

    Boarding pass printout

    Southwest

    free

    n/a

    All airports except some smaller ones in Texas

    Boarding passes

    United

    free

    n/a

    Most major U.S. airports

    Boarding passes

    US Airways

    $2 per bag

    credit card

    24 U.S. airports

    Boarding passes

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