Spirit Airlines, Inc.
Jan 10, 2017

Spirit's Summer Hot Spots — 10 New Routes Announced for 2017

Daily nonstop flights to/from Houston, New Orleans, Baltimore/Washington and Detroit

MIRAMAR, Fla., Jan. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Are you dreaming of summer? The barbecues, baseball games and weekend getaways might feel like a distant memory, but it's never too early to start planning your next summer adventure. Spirit Airlines is here to help, announcing 10 new routes to connect some of the country's best destinations just in time for the hottest season of the year. So boogie down in the Big Easy or soak in Seattle's sights, all while saving more money with Spirit's ultra-low Bare Fare™ with Frill Control™. The new routes include:

Houston (IAH) to/fromService Start Date
Newark/New York (EWR)April 27, 2017
Seattle/Tacoma (SEA)April 27, 2017 (seasonal)
New Orleans (MSY) to/from 
Baltimore/Washington (BWI)May 25, 2017
Cleveland (CLE)May 25, 2017
Orlando (MCO)May 25, 2017
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) to/from 
Oakland (OAK)May 25, 2017 (seasonal)
San Diego (SAN)May 25, 2017 (seasonal)
Seattle/Tacoma (SEA)May 25, 2017 (seasonal)
Detroit (DTW) to/from 
Oakland (OAK)May 25, 2017 (seasonal)
Seattle/Tacoma (SEA)May 25, 2017 (seasonal)

"We're excited to expand our growing network with more flight options between some of the country's most desired destinations," said Mark Kopczak, Spirit Airlines' Vice President of Network Planning. "These new nonstop flights, combined with our ultra-low fares, will give many more customers the chance to check off their travel bucket lists with more money saved to spend making memories on vacation."

Spirit's new flights will be available for purchase beginning today. Customers can check out the crazy low fares and vacation packages available to all of the destinations we fly at www.spirit.com and also sign up to receive alerts on Spirit's email deals and offers.

About Spirit Airlines:
Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) is committed to offering the lowest total price to the places we fly, on average much lower than other airlines, on average nearly 40% less* Our customers start with an unbundled, stripped-down Bare Fare™ and get Frill Control™ which allows them to pay only for the options they choose — like bags, seat assignments and refreshments — the things other airlines bake right into their ticket prices. We help people save money and travel more often, create new jobs and stimulate business growth in the communities we serve. Our Fit Fleet is one of the youngest, most fuel-efficient in the U.S.  We operate more than 400 daily flights to more than 59 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. Come save with us at www.spirit.com.

*U.S. Department of Transportation statistics

MEDIA NOTE:  Spirit aircraft photos and video b-roll are available in the press room section of spirit.com at http://www.spirit.com/Pressrelease.aspx.

 

Contact: Stephen Schuler
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En Español: Brittany Portalatin
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