Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 airplane (DREAMSTIME/TNS)
Photo: DREAMSTIME/TNS
Photo: DREAMSTIME/TNS

Low-cost airline adds flights an hour from Springfield to 7 cities

Spirit added flights from John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Columbus to Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Tampa Bay and Fort Myers in Florida and Las Vegas, beginning Thursday, Feb. 15.

MORE COVERAGE: Don’t have time to cook dinner? Clark County meal prep service can help

New seasonal service to New Orleans and Myrtle Beach will start on March 22, providing Columbus with a total of seven new routes to several popular vacation spots.

“We are excited to bring our ultra-low fares to Columbus just in time for spring break, connecting central Ohio to some of Spirit’s top vacation destinations,” said Mark Kopczak, Spirit Airlines’ vice president of network planning in a news release. “With more daily, nonstop flight options to Florida and Las Vegas this winter, we know our guests will be able to save tons of money on air travel, and instead spend those savings on souvenirs, attractions and making memories on vacation.”

3 QUICK BUSINESS READS:

New $9M Urbana health center to open this spring

Autonomous cars may cut workplace deaths, official says in Springfield

Major Springfield employer’s income down 20 percent due to hurricanes

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X