City of AustinFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
– American Airlines has announced that they will expand their nonstop service from Austin-Bergstrom to three new destinations.
AUSTIN, Texas – American Airlines has announced that they will expand their nonstop service from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) to three additional destinations – Boston (BOS); San Jose, California (SJC); and San Jose del Cabo, Mexico (SJD) – beginning in April 2020.
“We added these routes with our customers top of mind to bring them closer to the places they value the most when conducting business,” said Vasu Raja, Senior Vice President of Network Strategy. “While it’s not our traditional hub and spoke routing, we understand the importance of travel for the tech community and look forward to offering these new flights to our loyal customers.”
The Boston and California routes will both begin on April 7, operating twice daily, Monday through Friday with convenient morning and afternoon flight options with the business traveler in mind. Saturday and Sunday service to Los Cabos will begin May 9. All three routes will operate aboard a Boeing 737-800, with 16 available first class seats. Tickets will go on sale beginning December 16, 2019.
“Austin-Bergstrom looks forward to welcoming additional service from American Airlines, connecting Austin to these exciting destinations,” said Jacqueline Yaft, Executive Director of the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
A complete list of available nonstop flights from Austin-Bergstrom is available online here.
“We welcome this exciting announcement from American and the news that Central Texas travelers will soon have even more nonstop options for both business and pleasure,” said Gina Fiandaca, Austin’s Assistant City Manager over the Mobility outcome of the City’s Strategic Direction 2023. “Service expansions such as this help us achieve the goals and outcomes our residents expect and that we are happy to deliver in line with the City’s Strategic Direction 2023.”
Owned and operated by the City of Austin, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is the second-fastest growing airport in the United States. Austin-Bergstrom is also an economic engine in Central Texas, supplying over 74,000 direct and indirect jobs in the Central Texas region.
For the latest news, real-time flight information, parking availability and details on the many services provided at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport visit AustinTexas.gov/Airport. You can also follow Austin-Bergstrom on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.