Spirit Airlines, Inc.
Nov 29, 2017

Spring Savings Domination! Spirit Airlines Announces Eleven New Routes to the Season's Hottest Destinations

New daily, nonstop flights begin in March/April 2018; ultra-low fares and packages on sale now

MIRAMAR, Fla., Nov. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- From the Puget Sound to Montego Bay, Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) is expanding its ultra-low fare options just in time for spring, with 11 new routes to some of the world's best vacation destinations. Beginning in March and April of 2018, Spirit will launch new year-round service from Baltimore/Washington, Tampa and Orlando to some top travel hot spots. Spirit will also begin seasonal service to Seattle from four new cities and connect Detroit to San Diego and Portland, Oregon. While the routes and destinations vary widely, this new service delivers on Spirit's promise to bring more service to cities in need of low fares, enabling more guests to save on travel and plan that dream getaway. The new service includes:

   
ROUTESSTART DATEFREQUENCY
Baltimore/Washington (BWI)  to/from  
Montego Bay, Jamaica (MBJ)March 22, 2018Daily, year-round (service subject to government approval)
Denver (DEN)March 22, 2018Daily, year-round
Tampa (TPA) to/from  
Los Angeles (LAX)April 12, 2018Daily, year-round
Las Vegas (LAS)April 12, 2018Daily, year-round
Orlando (MCO) to/from  
Las Vegas (LAS)April 12, 2018Daily, year-round
Seattle/Tacoma (SEA) to/from  
Fort Lauderdale (FLL)April 12, 2018Daily, seasonal
Chicago (ORD)April 12, 2018Daily, seasonal
Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW)April 12, 2018Daily, seasonal
Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP)April 12, 2018Daily, seasonal
Detroit (DTW) to/from  
Portland, OR (PDX)April 23, 2018Daily, seasonal
San Diego (SAN)April 23, 2018Daily, seasonal
   

This month, Spirit also announced it will begin serving Columbus, Ohio and Richmond, Virginia early next year. These two new cities will bring Spirit's growing network to 62 total destinations, with even more expected in the year ahead.

"We are excited to celebrate our growth in these key markets and offer even more ultra-low fares to some of our guests' favorite destinations," said Mark Kopczak, Spirit Airlines'  Vice President of Network Planning. "Whether it's connecting Tampa to the west coast, bringing new routes to Seattle/Tacoma, or adding another international destination from Baltimore/Washington, we know these new, nonstop flights will bring more friends together and allow more families to go on vacation."

Guests can check out the crazy-low fares and vacation packages available to all of Spirit's destinations at the redesigned spirit.com, where they can 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 more than 30% less*. Our customers start with an unbundled 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 450 daily flights to 60 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. Come save with us at spirit.com.

*U.S. Department of Transportation statistics

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Contact: Stephen Schuler	
954-364-0231		
Stephen.Schuler@spirit.com

En Español: Brittany Portalatin
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