Spirit Airlines, which kicked off its Phoenix-Mesa Gateway service last month when it began routes to and from Las Vegas, began service Thursday between the East Valley and Dallas/Fort Worth.
Spirit began its Valley service with routes between Phoenix-Mesa and Las Vegas last month; in all, Spirit wills serve more than 30 cities throughout the U.S., Caribbean and Latin America from Gateway.
Spirit is commemorating the introduction of the new routes with $28.79 fares — a $9 base fair plus taxes and fees for select flights between Gateway and Dallas/Fort Worth. The $28.79 flights from Phoenix-Mesa to Dallas/Fort Worth are available March 24, March 26, March 27, March 31, April 4 and April 7, and from Dallas/Fort Worth to Gateway on March 29, March 30, April 1, April 7, April 8 and April 10. The under-$30 one-way fares must be purchased by the end of the day today (March 23).
The current schedule has daily nonstop flights departing Gateway at 12:45 a.m. and arriving in Dallas/Fort Worth at 5 a.m. Flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Mesa depart at 11 p.m. and arrive at 11:15 p.m.
Spirit Airlines offers “ultra low base fares with a range of optional services for a fee, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value,” according to a news release. For complete schedule and fair information or to book flights, visit www.spirit.com.