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Spirit Airlines announces new nonstop service from Austin to Cancun

Kristin Finan
kfinan@statesman.com
Spirit Airlines on Wednesday announced new nonstop service to Cancun. [Contributed by Spirit Airlines]

Spirit Airlines on Wednesday announced new nonstop service from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to Cancun, Mexico, effective immediately. The flight will be offered on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

The airline, which is celebrating its one-year anniversary of service in Austin, also announced several new domestic flights, including daily nonstop service to Nashville and daily nonstop service to Newark, both starting March 26.

“By adding more nonstop destinations with our famous low fares, we create more opportunity for our guests to travel and save,” said John Kirby, vice president of network planning for Spirit, in a statement.

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The airline already offers daily service to the following cities: Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago O’Hare, Denver, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New Orleans and Orlando.