Information and Policies for
Alliance, Nebraska Flights

AVAILABLE FARE TYPES

Flexible

The Flexible fare is a refundable fare, with no advance purchase required. Flexible fares allow you to change or cancel your flight up to 60 minutes prior to departure time, without a change or cancel fee.

Non-Refundable

Non-Refundable fares are subject to change/cancel fees, and may not be changed or canceled less than 24 hours prior to departure time. Advanced purchase may be required.

Which fare should I choose?

Fare Type: Flexible Non-Refundable
0AP 7AP 14AP 21AP
Choose this fare if: You want to be able to change your ticket without penalty up to one hour prior to departure. You’re traveling without advance notice You’re traveling with 7 days or more prior to departure You’re traveling with 14 days or more prior to departure You’re traveling with 21 days or more prior to departure
Change/Cancel Fees: No change/cancel fees. Change and cancel penalties will apply. (see Changes/Cancellations below)

CONNECTING FLIGHTS

Travel From Alliance to Denver

Upon reaching Denver International Airport, passengers will exit the aircraft and proceed directly into the concourse. Carry-on baggage will be returned at the gate.

If your checked baggage has been checked through to your final destination, you may proceed directly to your connecting airline’s departure gate.

If you are not connecting to United, or you have purchased separate tickets for your connecting flight, you must claim your checked baggage from the baggage claim and re-check with your connecting airline.

Minimum Connecting Time (AIA-DEN)
The TSA has advised passengers to expect longer wait times for security lines during the summer travel season. You should plan more than the recommended minimum time in case of unexpected security delays.

Connecting Flight Type Minimum recommended time for connecting:
For passengers with carry-on baggage only: Domestic DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 2 hours to connect to another airline’s domestic flights.
International DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 3 hours to connect to another airline’s international flight.
For passengers with checked baggage: Domestic DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 3 hours to connect to another airline’s domestic flights.
International DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 3.5 hours to connect to another airline’s international flight.

These are minimum recommended times. Holidays, weather, and other factors may increase the amount of time required. Please plan accordingly.

Travel From Denver to Alliance

Passengers with carry-on baggage only:
Denver Air Connection passengers traveling from Denver to Alliance with carry-on baggage only may proceed directly to DAC’s departure gate.

Passengers with checked baggage:

If your baggage was checked through to your final destination, you may proceed directly to Denver Air Connection’s boarding gate.

If you are not connecting from United, or you have purchased separate tickets for your connecting flight, you must claim your checked baggage from the baggage claim, then check your bags at the DAC ticket counter. Passengers must then go through security screening before proceeding to the DAC departure gate.

Minimum Connecting Time (DEN-AIA)
The TSA has advised passengers to expect longer wait times for security lines during the summer travel season. You should plan more than the recommended minimum time in case of unexpected security delays.

Connecting Flight Type Minimum recommended time for connecting:
For passengers with carry-on baggage only: Domestic DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 2 hours to connect to another airline’s domestic flights.
International DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 3 hours to connect to another airline’s international flight.
For passengers with checked baggage: Domestic DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 2.5 hours to connect to another airline’s domestic flights.
International DAC recommends allowing a minimum of 3 hours to connect to another airline’s international flight.

These are minimum recommended times. Holidays, weather, and other factors may increase the amount of time required. Please plan accordingly.

GENERAL TERMS:

Reservations are non-transferrable. Certain fares may require advance purchase. Payment is due at the time of purchase.

TAXES AND FEES:

Fare includes base fare, plus government-imposed taxes and fees: Airport Passenger Facility Charges (PFCs) of up to $18, other government taxes and fees including US Excise taxes, segment fees and security fees.

Additional fees may be incurred, such as baggage fees, change/cancellation fees, etc. A fee of $8 will be incurred for each reservation booked through our call center.

Fares may also include up to a $10 round-trip miscellaneous charge.

ADVANCE PURCHASE

Certain fares may require advance purchase. Seats are subject to availability.

STANDBY

Passengers holding confirmed reservations and tickets may standby for an earlier same day flight to the same destination.

Passengers intending to standby for a flight from Telluride must check in at least 2 hours prior to the scheduled departure time of the standby flight.

CHANGES/CANCELLATIONS

All changes and cancellations for reservations purchased directly from Denver Air Connection must be handled in-person or through our call center. If you purchased your reservation from a third party, please contact the party from which you purchased your reservation to make changes.

Refundable Fares:
If you cancel your flight, you will receive the entire amount of your ticket value refunded to the original form of payment.

Changes and cancellations must be made at least 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure.

Non-Refundable Fares:
Changes and cancellations for non-refundable fares are subject to a $20 change/cancel fee. If you must reschedule, your new reservation will be charged at the current rate and is subject to the change fee, plus any difference in fare. Payment is required at the time the reservation is issued. Changes and cancellations are not permitted less than 24 hours prior to departure time. Within 24 hours of departure time, you are committed to your reservation. No refunds, transfers, or rescheduling are permitted.

Non-refundable fares may not be upgraded to refundable fares.

CHECK-IN

Please see our Flight Check-In page for check-in times and information.

NO-SHOW

Customers who fail to cancel or change their reservation at least 60 minutes prior to travel and who do not board their flight will be considered a No Show, and all remaining funds on the reservation will be forfeited, including Refundable fare types.

DELAYS

Weather Delays
For weather delays exceeding 1 hour, change fees will be waived for passengers wishing to reschedule to another available flight. Flights delayed due to weather will depart as soon as weather conditions permit. For flights canceled due to weather, DAC will either refund the purchase price of the DAC ticket, or reschedule the passenger on another available flight.

Mechanical Delays
For mechanical delays exceeding 1 hour, change fees will be waived for passengers wishing to reschedule to another available flight.

For a mechanical delay of more than 5 hours, DAC will either refund the purchase price of the DAC ticket, or reschedule the passenger on another available flight.

INFANTS & CHILDREN

Children under 2 years of age
Children under 2 years of age may travel as a lap child. A lap child does not require a separate seat. Each adult passenger is limited to one lap child. To reserve a seat with a lap child, you must call our call center.

Children 2 to 4 years of age
Children two to four years old must be accompanied by a passenger at least 12 years of age, and are required to occupy their own seat aboard the aircraft.

Children under 12 years of age
Children five to eleven years of age are required to occupy their own seat aboard the aircraft. If the child is not accompanied by a passenger who is at least 12 years of age, the child must be booked as an unaccompanied minor.

Unaccompanied minors
No child under the age of five may travel unaccompanied on a Denver Air Connection flight. Children between 5 and 12 years of age who are not accompanied by a passenger age 12 or older must travel as an unaccompanied minor. Unaccompanied minors are subject to a $25 per leg ($50 round-trip) fee in addition to the cost of airfare. Unaccompanied minors must be booked through our call center. Please allow at least 15 minutes additional check-in time for an unaccompanied minor.

BAGGAGE RESTRICTIONS

Please see our baggage policy page for permitted baggage size, pricing, and prohibited item information.