Miramar, Florida (February 14, 2013) - Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) is spreading its love of ultra low fares this Valentine's Day as it starts daily nonstop service between Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Orlando International Airport.
The flight will also operate as new one-stop continuation service via Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) as DFW-Houston-Orlando and Orlando-Houston-DFW, complementing Spirit's existing non-stop service between DFW and Orlando.
Customers can check out the insanely low fares on flights and vacation packages offered every day at www.spirit.com and also sign up to receive email alerts on Spirit's deals and offers.
"Spirit gives many consumers the opportunity to fly who otherwise couldn't afford to do so - or they're able to do so more often - by offering everyone the opportunity to take advantage of our ultra low fares and option to save by choosing only the add-ons they want," said Spirit's Chief Marketing Officer Barry Biffle. "What's not to love about getting where you want to go for less?"
"Houston leads the nation in the economic recovery and the Houston Airport System is delighted to add new nonstop flights to Orlando," said Mario C. Diaz, Director of the Houston Airport System. "Bush Intercontinental welcomes the expansion by Spirit Airlines as we celebrate this increased capacity between Texas and Florida."
Spirit introduced its ultra low fare service to Houstonians in September with twice daily nonstop service to Dallas/Fort Worth, and started daily nonstop service from Houston to both Chicago O'Hare and Las Vegas in October. Spirit offers connections from Houston to 12 destinations throughout the Americas, including Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Fort Myers, Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach, Oakland/San Francisco, Phoenix/Mesa, Portland (Oregon), Tampa, and Toluca/Mexico City.
Spirit offers Orlando customers nonstop service to Atlantic City, Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Latrobe/Pittsburgh, and now Houston.
About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) empowers customers to save money on air travel by offering ultra low base fares with a range of optional services for a fee, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value. This innovative approach grows the traveling market and stimulates new economic activity while creating new jobs. Spirit's modern fleet, configuration and other innovations enable Spirit to burn less fuel per seat than competitors, making Spirit one of the most environmentally-friendly U.S. carriers. Spirit's all-Airbus fleet currently operates more than 200 daily flights to over 50 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean. Visit Spirit at www.spirit.com.