Information on Airfare Fees & Taxes
Unless otherwise indicated, prices listed on LowFares.com and in our communications may incur additional taxes, charges and government-imposed fees. We've listed seven (7) possible types of taxes and fees that may apply to your fare.
Passenger Facility Charges
: Depending on the itinerary, Passenger Facility Charges (PFCs) of up to $18 maybe added to your total.
Federal Excise Tax
A federal excise tax of up to $3.30 applies per flight segment (but may already be included in the advertised fare). A flight segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing.
September 11th Security Fee
: A September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 applies per U.S. enplanement.
U.S. or International Departure and Arrival Charges
: Depending on the itinerary, the fare may be subjected to U.S. or international government-imposed taxes and fees of up to $200.
Shipping & Handling Fees
: Some travel companies and agents may impose shipping and/or handling fees for paper tickets.
: Companies listing deals on ShermansTravel.com and in our Top 25 may charge a service fee.
: Itinerary changes, if permitted, may incur a change fee of up to $150 that varies by market, carrier and specific fare rule.