EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Spirit Airlines announced Tuesday that it will be expanding non-stop flights to Florida, the Caribbean and Mexico from Atlantic City International Airport.
“We couldn’t be more excited to announce our first flights from Atlantic City to the Caribbean and Mexico,” Spirit CCO and Executive Vice-president Matt Klein said in a release. “We know people are ready to get out and travel, and non-stop flights to popular destinations make it easy to plan a quick getaway with plenty of sun and sand.”
Starting Oct. 6, Spirit will offer daily flights to Miami. On Oct. 29, it expands service to Cancun four times a week, and on Oct. 31, it will have flights to San Juan three times a week. The airline currently offers travel to Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Meyers, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Tampa and West Palm Beach.
“We appreciate our long-standing partnership with Spirit and their dedication to increasing travel opportunities to and from Atlantic City International Airport,” South Jersey Transportation Authority Executive Director Stephen F. Dougherty said. “These exciting new markets not only broaden the leisure travel options for local residents, but also provide convenient access to South Jersey, adjacent shore points and beyond for visiting family, friends and the many tourist activities throughout the region.”