VOL. 132 | NO. 188 | Thursday, September 21, 2017
Frontier Airlines to Offer Nonstop Memphis-Orlando Flights
Daily News staff
Frontier Airlines is expanding its service at Memphis International Airport, announcing Wednesday, Sept. 20, that it will offer three nonstop flights weekly to Orlando, Florida, beginning Nov. 2.
Frontier Airlines will offer three weekly flights between Memphis International Airport and Orlando International Airport starting Nov. 2. (Frontier Airlines)
The service will run on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Frontier using a 186-seat Airbus 320 aircraft for the route between Memphis and Orlando International Airport (MCO).
Pace Cooper, chairman of the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority board, said MEM is excited to offer another option to the most popular destination originating out of Memphis.
Frontier joins Southwest Airlines in offering nonstop service between Memphis and Orlando International. Allegiant Airlines has direct flights between Memphis and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in nearby Sanford, Florida.
The Orlando route is Frontier's sixth out of Memphis, joining Baltimore, Maryland; Dallas and Houston, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; and Tampa, Florida.
The three weekly flights will depart from Memphis International at 4:05 p.m. and arrive in Orlando at 7 p.m. Returning flights will leave Orlando International at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale at www.flyfrontier.com.