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Spirit Airlines adds new fees for latecomers

March 30, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Spirit Airlines has added new fees.

The new charges are for travelers who wait until 24 hours before their departure to pay for carry-on or checked luggage.

Spirit will charge an extra $5 for online payments and an extra $10 for payments made over the phone.

And customers who pay at the airport will have to cough up around $40 extra.

The changes apply to passengers who booked on or after Mar. 24.