Spirit Airlines to Add Flights from O'Hare to Atlanta, New Orleans, and Baltimore/Washington
MIRAMAR, FL (July 30, 2014) - Whether it's Peachtree Street in Atlanta or on New Orleans famed Bourbon Street, the South has a charm all of its own. Beginning in November, Spirit Airlines (NADAQ: SAVE) will begin non-stop service from Chicago's O'Hare Airport to Atlanta and New Orleans so people from the Chicago area can enjoy ultra-low fares and some southern hospitality.
"Chicagoans love to travel and they love to save money," said Mark Kopczak, Vice President of Network Planning for Spirit Airlines. "We're thrilled to bring more flights to more cities from Chicago, now including Atlanta and New Orleans, where our low Bare Fares™ provide more affordable air travel options to our loyal Chicago-area customers."
Spirit's new service from Chicago to Atlanta will begin on November 2, 2014. The service from Chicago to New Orleans will begin on November 6, 2014. Additionally, Spirit's expanded service to operate year-round from Chicago to Baltimore/Washington will also begin on November 6, 2014. With the addition of these new routes, Spirit operates flights nonstop from Chicago to 21 cities including Atlanta (starting 11/02/14), Atlantic City, Baltimore/Washington, Boston, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Houston, Kansas City (starting 08/07/14), Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Myrtle Beach, New Orleans (starting 11/06/14), New York, Oakland/San Francisco, Orlando, Phoenix, Portland, and Tampa. Spirit also offers connecting service to an additional 26 cities from Chicago.
Customers can check out the crazy low fares and vacation packages available to all the destinations we fly at www.spirit.com and also sign up to receive alerts on Spirit's email deals and offers.
"We congratulate Spirit Airlines on its continued expansion in the Chicago area," said Chicago Department of Aviation Commissioner Rosemarie S. Andolino. "The addition of these two new destinations from O'Hare continue to demonstrate that Chicago is a high-demand market."
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. 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. With our modern and fuel-efficient all-Airbus fleet, we operate more than 280 daily flights to more than 55 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. Come save with us at www.spirit.com.