Southwest Airways begins support to Fresno in April with 2 nonstop locations

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Southwest Airways announced Thursday it will start assistance to Fresno Yosemite

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Southwest Airways announced Thursday it will start assistance to Fresno Yosemite International Airport in April with nonstop flights as low as $39 one particular way.

Starting April 25, flyers can journey concerning Fresno and extra than 50 airports Southwest serves with two locations made available nonstop — Denver and Las Vegas. The flights are previously obtainable for invest in on Southwest.com.

“We are further than thrilled that Southwest Airlines will serve the Fresno Airport and glance ahead to escalating our partnership with the airline as they grow to be a component of Central Valley’s varied and dynamic communities,” stated Kevin Meikle, the city’s Director of Aviation.

Mayor Jerry Dyer explained the plan produced by Southwest gives travellers more overall flexibility and advantage for the two organization and leisure travel.

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The Denver provider will get started with 1 flight every way and 1 way fares as very low as $69. When Las Vegas will have a few flights every way and one particular way fares as very low as $39.

The mayor included that the airline’s arrival to Fresno is a match-changer in conditions of financial progress chances.

“More importantly, their aggressive fares will maximize air travel to and from Fresno,” Dyer reported.  “As a promptly developing metropolitan town, inhabitants and readers can now delight in much more desired destination alternatives and much less layovers when they fly Fresno.”

Bringing Southwest to Fresno experienced been the city’s precedence for a range of years.

“We have preserved ongoing dialogue and promoting attempts preserving Southwest up to day on the airport and our region’s expansion, and all it has to give to make sure their lengthy-time period achievement,” Meikle explained.