Supplier: Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines Co. is looking forward to summer 2018 as autumn sets in across the U.S. The airline has published its flight schedule through Aug. 6, 2018. The schedule includes new options for California Customers who use Oakland International Airport, and Texas travelers, as well as new gateways to Cancun.
Beginning July 15, 2018, the carrier will offer daily nonstop service between:
• Oakland and Indianapolis
• Oakland and Minneapolis
• Oakland and Orlando1
Route is currently available on Saturdays through July 14.
Beginning on July 8, 2018, the carrier will offer nonstop service daily between:
• San Antonio and Oakland
• San Antonio and Ft. Lauderdale
Also from San Antonio, Southwest will resume its seasonal daily service to and from Cancun on June 7, 2018.
The carrier has made the decision to exit Flint, Mich. (FNT), with the last day of service on June 6, 2018. However, Southwest remains committed to Michigan with a wide portfolio of destinations available from Detroit and Grand Rapids.
Southwest announced that it’s adding seasonal weekly service on Saturdays beginning June 9, 2018, between Houston and one of the carriers’ newest destinations, Grand Cayman (subject to government approvals).
On Saturdays in June, Southwest will offer 18 flights between Houston and 10 international destinations.
Southwest adds two new international gateways to its domestic route map. Beginning Saturday, June 9, 2018, the carrier will offer seasonal service on Saturdays between:
• Pittsburgh and Cancun*
• Raleigh-Durham and Cancun*
*Subject to requisite government approvals
In June, Southwest will offer 27 departures to and from Cancun on Saturdays to 16 cities across the United States, its largest-ever schedule for Cancun.
Beginning Sunday, June 10, 2018, the carrier will add service between Baltimore/Washington and Nassau, The Bahamas, complementing its Saturday service and daily service between Ft. Lauderdale and Nassau.
New and Resuming Seasonal Service
Beginning June 7, 2018, the carrier will resume daily service in the following seasonal markets:
• Denver and Charleston, S.C.
• Chicago and San Juan, Puerto Rico
• Omaha and Orlando
Beginning June 9, 2018, the carrier will offer new seasonal service on Saturdays between:
• Boise and Dallas
• Denver and Panama City, Fla.
• Tulsa and Orlando
Flights are on sale now at Southwest.com.