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Review of the Frontier Airlines World Mastercard® – $79 Annual Fee

Updated Sep 09, 2021 | Published Dec 11, 20151 min read

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Frontier Airlines World Mastercard

Min Credit Level Good
Annual Fee $79
Regular APR 15.99%, 19.99% or 24.99% Variable

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The Frontier Airlines World Mastercard is a good travel rewards card issued by Barclays. You’ll get 2 miles for every $1 spent on eligible flights with Frontier Airlines and 1 mile for every $1 spent on all other purchases.

This card is best for frequent travelers of Frontier Airlines. Does that sound like you?

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  • Min. credit levelGood
  • Annual Fee$79
  • Purchase APR15.99%, 19.99% or 24.99% Variable

The Rewards

Spending Rewards
  • 5X miles per dollar spent on purchases from Frontier Airlines
  • 3X miles per dollar at Restaurants
  • 1X mile per dollar spent everywhere else
Introductory Bonus Offer
  • 40,000 bonus miles for spending $500 and paying the annual fee, both within the first 90 days; an additional 20,000 bonus miles for spending $2,000 within the first 6 months

Take note that your miles will expire unless you show activity in your Frontier Miles account once every six months, like a purchase made with this card.

The Benefits

Check your card’s Guide to Benefits to learn the exact benefits that your card offers, and how to access them.


  • Award redemption fee waiver: A fee waiver when you pay for flights using Frontier miles, starting at $5.60 for one-way tickets
  • $100 Frontier Flight Voucher: Get a $100 Flight Voucher after your account anniversary for every year that you spend at least $2,500.
  • Fast track to Elite Status: Earn 1 Qualifying Mile for every $1 spent on purchases.
  • Priority Boarding on Frontier flights: Zone 2 priority boarding privileges
  • Complimentary FICO credit score: Check your FICO Score 8 credit score, based on your TransUnion credit report.

The Costs & Fees

Annual Fee Regular APR Regular Balance Transfer APR Introductory Balance Transfer APR Cash Advance APR Foreign Transaction Fee
$79 15.99%, 19.99% or 24.99% Variable 18.24%, 22.24% or 27.24% Variable 0% for 15 billing cycles (for transfers completed within 45 days of account opening) 25.24% Variable None
Penalty APR Late Fee Returned Payment Fee
See Terms Up to $40 Up to $40

Do you have the Frontier Airlines World Mastercard? What’s your experience been? Tell other people all about it below.

For more credit cards from other airlines check out our list of The Best Airline Credit Cards.

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