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Sun Country Airlines was founded in 1982 by a small group of former Braniff International pilots and flight attendants. When a few businessmen joined the company just a few months later, the airline launched its maiden flight to Las Vegas. With its humble beginnings in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St.Paul, Minnesota, the carrier prides itself on connecting people together one flight at a time. Since 2011, the Davis family of Minnesota has owned Sun Country Airlines to maintain the hometown feel.

The airline's main hub is located at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP), the fifth most punctual major airport in the world. Sun Country Airlines is the third largest carrier at MSP, with an on-time performance rating of 84.83%. It ranks 14th best among North American-based regional airlines.

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Sun Country Airlines operates daily flights to destinations across the United States. Fly from Minneapolis-St. Paul International to cities like:

  • Boston, Massachusetts - Fly to Boston on one of 76 monthly flights from the Twin Cities. With ticket prices starting at just $189, arrive in just 2 hours and 58 minutes.
  • San Francisco, California - The airline operates 72 monthly flights from MSP to San Francisco with an average flight time of 3 hours and 52 minutes. Fly starting at just $164.
  • Dallas, Texas - With 8 monthly flights to Dallas, arrive in the Texas city in just 2 hours and 30 minutes for around $380.
  • Orlando, Florida - Take the family on a vacation to remember with 72 monthly flights to the popular tourist city and arrive in just 3 hours and 8 minutes. Book a nonstop flight for just $217.
  • Phoenix, Arizona - The airline offers 60 monthly flights from its Minnesota hub starting around $194. Land in Phoenix in just 3 hours and 20 minutes.
  • New York, New York - Sun Country Air flies to New York 80 times per month from MSP with tickets starting around $244. A nonstop flight will take an average of 2 hours and 58 minutes.
  • Seattle, Washington - For around $506, fly direct to Seattle and arrive in just 3 hours and 30 minutes. The airline offers 72 flights per month on this route.
  • Denver, Colorado - In 2 hours and 15 minutes, fly from the Twin Cities to Denver on one of 36 monthly flights. Get tickets for as low as $98.
  • Washington, D.C. - With tickets starting at just $177, choose from 20 flights per month operating on the route from MSP to Washington. Arrive in the nation's capital in 2 hours and 20 minutes.
  • Miami, Florida - Sun Country Air offers 16 monthly flights to Miami from its hub starting around $347. The average flight time is about 3 hours and 52 minutes.

Sun Country Airlines also operates routes from Minneapols-St. Paul International to international destinations in Mexico, Costa Rica, and the Caribbean. Fly to popular vacation cities like:

  • Aruba, Aruba - Relax for a week when you book one of 4 monthly flights to the tropical island of Aruba. Kick your feet up in just 3 hours and 31 minutes on a nonstop flight for $501.
  • Liberia, Costa Rica - Fly to the Costa Rican city in 5 hours and 20 minutes for under $1,000. The airline offers 4 monthly flights from MSP.
  • Montego Bay, Jamaica - The carrier operates on the route to Montego Bay 8 times per month with an average flight time of 4 hours and 38 minutes. Fly for as low as $607.
  • Cozumel, Mexico - Head south of the border to Cozumel on a direct flight that will take about 4 hours. Fly for as little as $362 on one of 4 monthly flights.
  • San Juan, Puerto Rico - Sun Country Airlines flies from MSP to San Juan 8 times per month with nonstop flights that take just 5 hours and 32 minutes.
  • Punta Cana, Dominican Republic - The airline flies to the Caribbean destination 16 times per month with an average flight time of 4 hours and 57 minutes. Tickets start around $529.
  • Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo, Mexico - Arrive in the Mexican city in just 4 hours and 34 minutes on one of 8 monthly flights for as low as $411.
  • Mazatlan, Mexico - Sun Country Air flies 8 times per month to Mazatlan. Land in only 4 hours and 5 minutes for $360.
  • Los Cabos, Baja California - With a 4 hour and 20 minute flight time, the carrier offers 8 flights per month for as low as $596.
  • Cancun, Mexico - Check off the bucket list with a trip to Cancun on one of 44 monthly flights. For about $515, arrive in just 3 hours and 55 minutes.

Sun Country Airlines flies to major airports located across the U.S., Mexico, Caribbean, and Costa Rica, including:

  • Denver International Airport; Denver, Colorado - Sun Country Airlines is located in the west terminal at Gate A.
  • San Francisco International Airport; San Francisco, California - Sun Country Airlines is located in the International terminal.
  • Reagan National Airport; Washington, D.C. - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal A.
  • Cancun International Airport: Cancun, Mexico - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal 3.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport; Seattle, Washington - Sun Country airlines uses multiple concourses, so be sure to check your boarding pass.
  • Boston Logan Airport; Boston, Massachusetts - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal C.
  • Orlando International Airport; Orlando, Florida - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal B.
  • Punta Cana International Airport; Punta Cana, Dominican Republic - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal A.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport; New York, New York - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal 4.
  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport; Dallas, Texas - Sun Country Airlines is located in Terminal D.

Sun Country Airlines uses a modern fleet comprised of Boeing aircraft models 737-700 and 737-800. The 737-700 planes offer 114 coach-class seats and 12 first-class seats. The larger 737-800 model provides an extra 36 seats in coach. Boeing 737s are the most environmentally friendly aircraft in their class, as well as the world's most popular planes.

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Why Fly With Sun Country Airlines

Loyalty Programs, Discounts and Miles Promotions

The carrier offers UFly Rewards Program where members can earn points towards flights, upgrades, and other incentives. Members can join the program for free and earn 10 points for every $1 spent on air tickets, vacation packages, upgrades, fees, and car rentals. They can then redeem points individually or can pool points with other members to earn rewards even faster.

When members reach the Ufly Rewards ELITE status, they will receive premium benefits, including priority Sun Country Airlines check-in, screening, and boarding; waived baggage fees on the first two bags, free seat selection, complimentary upgrades, and free food and beverage items.

How to Check In, Seat Assignment, Leg Room and Other Fees

Sun Country Airlines offers three convenient ways to check in before your flight. Passengers can check in online, through the mobile app, or in person at the airport. If checking in at the airport, be aware that ticket counters open two hours before departure and close 45 minutes prior to take-off for nearly all flights. All passengers must be onboard the plane at least 10 minutes before the scheduled flight to avoid ticket cancellation.

The carrier prides itself on a comfortable flight, with ample leg room in each coach seat. For an even more enjoyable experience, consider upgrading to first class. First class seats offer an incredibly spacious seating area, with more leg room and wider seats if you prefer.

Many of the airline's services are complimentary, but Sun Country Air does charge a fee for additional baggage, unaccompanied minors, and pet travel.

Baggage Allowance and Fees

The airline offers multiple baggage options based on customer preference and convenience. Passengers traveling light can opt for Grab & Go service, where they can bring one personal item on board. Personal items must fit under the seat.

Customers requiring a checked bag can choose from several options. Check & Go service allows passengers to bring a personal item and a checked bag. Store & Go service is slightly different, giving passengers the option of a carry-on or checked bag as space allows. First class passengers may bring a personal item, carry-on, and two checked bags.

When purchased at the airport, there is a $25 baggage fee for the first checked bag and every additional checked bag. Carry-on bags are subject to a $40 fee. Checked baggage that is larger than 62 linear inches or weighing more than 50lbs. will cost an extra $35-$75 each way.

Service On Board: In-flight Entertainment and Meals

Sun Country Air provides digital entertainment devices offering unlimited movies, tv shows, games, and family-friendly options. For just $8-$12, enjoy the latest in entertainment in coach class. The device is complimentary in First Class. Customers can also bring their own electronic devices if desired, as long as they meet the airline's requirements.

Passengers receive complimentary beverage services in coach, while First Class customers can enjoy beverages, hot meals, and snacks. All customers may purchase additional food and beverages, including wine, beer, and liquor.

Child Fares/Fees, Minor Service Guidelines

he carrier allows children ages 5-17 to travel alone on board all non-stop domestic flights and offers an unaccompanied minor program. All children ages 5-12 who are traveling alone are subject to a $75 service fee that includes supervision on board and after the flight until pick-up, one free checked bag and personal item, and a complimentary sandwich or bag of chips and beverage. Children ages 13-17 may purchase the service, but they are not required to do so.

Pet Policy

Sun Country Airlines allows cats and dogs on board as either carry-on or checked baggage on nearly all flights in the 48 contiguous United States. Small animals may fly in the cabin, as long as there is room and the animal is in an acceptable container. If arranged before the flight, there is a $125 fee for carry-on animals. The fee increases to $199 if arrangement is made at the airport.

Passengers checking a pet as baggage will be charged $199 per kennel, and the kennel must not weigh more than 100lbs. Service pets and emotional support animals may fly in the cabin for free, but be sure to bring all required documentation to avoid delays.

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