Ultra-low-cost, low-service air carrier Spirit Airlines said Wednesday it will begin seasonal service in the spring from Seattle to Chicago, Dallas, Miami and Minneapolis.

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Ultra-low-cost, low-service air carrier Spirit Airlines said Wednesday it will begin seasonal service in the spring from Seattle to Chicago, Dallas, Miami and Minneapolis.

Spirit touts cheap basic fares, with passengers paying additional fees for anything extra, including bags, seat assignments and snacks. It proudly declares that its planes are “light on legroom” because they pack in more seats to offer the lower fares.

Flights will begin in April and are bookable now at Spirit’s website.

A daytime round-trip flight from Seattle to Chicago came up as $319 without any extras, or $482 with standard extras including a checked bag and a seat assignment.

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A similar flight on Alaska Airlines came up as $353, with an extra $25 for a checked bag. On Delta, a similar flight came up as $333, with no extra charge for one checked bag.