AUSTIN, Texas – Spirit Airlines officially began daily nonstop service from Austin to eight U.S. cities, adding to the total number of carriers serving Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).
In a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at the airport on Feb. 14, 2019, the airline also announced that they will add an additional Austin route to Atlanta, providing Central Texas travelers with more flight options.
“Texas’ capital city is booming, and Spirit Airlines is thrilled to announce Atlanta as our tenth non-stop destination from the live music capital of the world,” said John Kirby, Spirit Airlines’ vice president of network planning. “We are confident our new guests in Central Texas will recognize that Spirit provides the best value in the sky with low fares, an on-time operation, and signature service.”
The airline now offers daily nonstop service between Austin and Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, New Orleans and Orlando with additional service to Los Angeles starting on May 2. The newly announced Atlanta service will begin May 23, for a total of 10 daily nonstop Spirit flights from Austin.