AUSTIN, TEXAS – Southwest Airlines has announced daily nonstop service between Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and Cancun, Mex. beginning November 2, 2014. The daily service is an upgrade in frequency from the airline’s current schedule of three weekly nonstop flights on Mondays, Fridays, and Sundays. Southwest also announced that it will add four nonstop flights between Austin and St. Louis, Mo. for Thanksgiving.
The new Cancun flights are scheduled to depart Austin-Bergstrom at 10:35 a.m., arriving at Cancun International Airport at 1:10 p.m. The return flights will depart Cancun at 2 p.m., arriving in Austin at 4:50 p.m., all times local.
Nonstop flights between Austin and St. Louis will operate Nov. 25-26 and Nov 30-Dec 1. On those days, flights will depart ABIA at 4:50 p.m., arriving at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport at 6:50 p.m. Return flights depart St. Louis at 10:30 a.m., arriving in Austin at 12:45 p.m.
Tickets for both nonstops are available for purchase at southwest.com and 1-800-I-FLY-SWA.
Welcome new Austin carriers: British Airways, Aeromar, and Allegiant Air. British Airways’ London-Austin nonstop on the comfortable Dreamliner 787 provides easy connections to 150 destinations on British Airways global network. Purchase seats at www.ba.com or 800-AIR-WAYS. Aeromar’s new Mexico City-Austin nonstop is a quick flight with easy connections to beautiful beaches such as Puerto Escondido. Tickets are available at www.aeromar.com.mx or 844-237-6629. Allegiant Air’s new Las Vegas-Austin nonstop tickets and vacation packages are available for purchase at www.allegiant.com and at 702-505-8888. A record 10 million passengers traveled through the airport in 2013. For more information, visit www.abia.org.op tickets and vacation packages are available for purchase at www.allegiant.com and at 702-505-8888. A record 10 million passengers traveled through the airport in 2013. For more information, visit www.abia.org.