LONDON – Spirit Airlines introduces more convenient travel options with the announcement of its new, nonstop service from San Antonio International Airport (SAT). The new service launches with daily, nonstop routes to Las Vegas (LAS) and Orlando (MCO), offering affordable options to the two popular leisure destinations.
Our low fares and daily flights make it easy and more accessible for San Antonio families to discover these two world-class entertainment destinations. We are also excited to offer our current Guests affordable access to the Alamo City to experience the attractions, rich history, and vibrant culture that have earned it a top vacation destination ranking in Texassaid John Kirby, Vice President of Network Planning at Spirit Airlines.
The new routes will be launched at 17th November this year on daily basis. They will be served under below schedule (local times):
NK1332 LAS 1410 – 1855 SAT A320 (1234567)
NK1333 SAT 1940 – 2025 LAS A320 (1234567)
NK1330 MCO 0800 – 0940 SAT A320 (1234567)
NK1331 SAT 1025 – 1400 MCO A320 (1234567)
San Antonio will be the fourth Texas airport Spirit serves, adding to its operations in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston. Furthermore, Spirit sees big opportunity in Texas and has added more flights and seats to its overall Texas service in the last year.
Spirit coming to San Antonio International Airport gives our community more family-friendly travel options. They can enjoy the sites and sounds of Las Vegas and have a fun time enjoying all Orlando has to offer. Also, more people in Florida and Nevada can come and see how special San Antonio is – with cheaper fares that are too good to pass up. It’s a win-win because it’s making traveling to far destinations more accessiblesaid Jesus H. Saenz, Director of Airports at the San Antonio Airport System.
Spirit Airlines entrance in San Antonio comes after the carrier recently announced its new aircraft maintenance facility at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), further strengthening its ties to Texas. The maintenance complex includes two aircraft bays and ramp space for up to four aircraft, as well as warehouse, shops, and office space.
Special introductory fare
Guests in San Antonio, Las Vegas, and Orlando can enjoy an introductory fare starting at $89 one-way for travel from November 30 – December 14, 2022, with a Friday and Sunday exclusion. Must be purchased 21 days in advance to be eligible.
Spirit’s Elevated Guest Experience
The entrance into San Antonio demonstrates Spirit’s continued commitment to invest, which entails a number of initiatives aimed at delivering the best value in the sky. Spirit’s Fit Fleet is one of the most fuel-efficient fleets in the industry.
With 24 brand new planes planned for delivery this year, and 33 more planes projected for delivery in 2023. An all-new cabin interior with ergonomically-designed seats and more usable legroom.
This featuring the best deal in the sky with unique Big Front Seat. Together with onboard Wi-Fi that allows to watch content from streaming services.
About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines Inc. is a major American ultra-low-cost carrier headquartered in Miramar, Florida, in the Miami metropolitan area. Carrier operates scheduled flights throughout the United States and in the Caribbean and Latin America.
The airline was the eighth largest passenger carrier in North America as of 2020, as well as being the largest ultra-low-cost carrier in North America.
Spirit Airlines is committed to delivering the best value in the sky, and it’s the leader in providing customizable travel options. This allows guests to pay only for the options they choose. Bags, seat assignments and refreshments — something carrier call Á La Smarte. Spirit serve destinations throughout the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean and are dedicated to giving back and improving those communities.
The Spirit fleet consists of 180 Airbus aircraft: 31 A319, 64 A320, 55 A320neo and 30 A321. The US carrier is waiting for delivery of another 139 Airbus aircraft: 31 A319neo, 82 A320neo and 26 A321neo.