Spirit Spreads Its Wings to More L.A. Travel

MIRAMAR, Fla., July 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shopping on L.A.'s famed Rodeo Drive has always been expensive, but now fares to Los Angeles are so low you'll have more money in your pocket for some high end shopping – if you're in to that kind of thing. Beginning today, Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) introduces two new non-stop routes between the City of Angels and Kansas City and Baltimore-Washington, DC. With these new routes, even more people can fly to and from Los Angeles and take advantage of the Spirit's crazy low fares.

"Spirit's growing number of flights to more cities than ever from Los Angeles is great news," said Mark Kopczak, Spirit Airlines' Vice President of Network Planning. "Our super low fares combined with these new flights mean our customers can to go to more places for less money and enjoy great destinations."

The new daily, non-stop service will connect Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) with Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI). Spirit now offers 15 daily departures out of LAX to 11 cities, and will be adding more routes in the future. On August 20, Spirit will offer another convenient nonstop route to and from Los Angeles to Atlanta's Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). Additionally, the carrier will provide twice daily service to/from Oakland starting November 12.

Spirit is the fastest growing airline in the United States. With a scheduled growth of approximately 30% this year, Spirit expects to keep expanding service by adding new destinations at the lowest available fares in the industry.

Customers can check out Spirit's crazy low fares, flight schedules, and vacation packages available at www.spirit.com.

About Spirit Airlines:

Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) is committed to offering the lowest total price to the places we fly, on average much lower than other airlines, on average nearly 40% less* Our customers start with an unbundled, stripped-down Bare Fare™ and get Frill Control™ which allows them to pay only for the options they choose – like bags, seat assignments and refreshments – the things other airlines bake right into their ticket prices. We help people save money and travel more often, create new jobs and stimulate business growth in the communities we serve. With our modern and fuel-efficient all-Airbus fleet, we operate more than 350 daily flights to more than 57 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. Come save with us at www.spirit.com.

*U.S. Department of Transportation statistics

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CONTACT: Irisaida Mendez T. 954-625-4200 irisaida.mendez@Spirit.com

Source:Spirit Airlines