Frontier Airlines Adds More Direct Flights


Dedicated to offering ¨Low Fares Done Right,¨ Frontier Airlines announced it will launch new ultra-low fare service at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) with nonstop flights to 14 destinations

Beginning Aug. 19, the ultra-low cost airline will offer nonstop flights to Atlanta, Charlotte, N.C., Orlando, Fla. Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Tampa, Fla. Service to Chicago-O’Hare, Cincinnati, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Las Vegas, Memphis, Tenn., Fort Myers, Fla,, St. Louis, and the St. Augustine/Jacksonville, Fla. area begins Sept. 8.

To introduce Frontier to the market, the airline is hosting a 12-hour, today-only sale with flights from IAD to any of the new cities for just $15* each way. Tickets must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. Eastern time, May 13, 2014, for travel through Nov. 19, 2014. Additional introductory fares as low as $39* will be available at FlyFrontier.com through May 17, 2014. Tickets may be purchased at FlyFrontier.com.

“Customers who fly Frontier from Dulles International Airport will love our jaw dropping prices and our friendly service. As well, we’ll be using the convenient on-terminal Z gates” said Daniel Shurz, Frontier’s senior vice president, commercial. ”At Frontier, we are committed to offering customers Low Fares Done Right and that means offering choices and friendly service. Customers can easily choose what is important to them and optimize their travel experience for the comfort and value they seek.”

“The addition of Frontier to the Dulles family represents a significant, positive development for passengers interested in additional low cost, domestic travel options to and from the National Capital region,” said Jack Potter, President and CEO, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. “Today’s announcement of service to 14 destinations coincides perfectly with the other amazing changes taking place at Dulles—enhanced parking options, spacious concourse makeovers and new food, beverage and retail options coming throughout the year. With the Washington area economy growing and the Metrorail Silver Line on the way, Dulles will continue to fill the expanding air travel needs for the region and these new options from Frontier will play an important role. We welcome Frontier aboard.”

Customers traveling on Frontier’s new routes from Washington Dulles will always find amazing low fares when booking on Frontier’s website, FlyFrontier.com, where Frontier is committed to offering Low Fares Done Right. At FlyFrontier.com, customers can always choose from either of Frontier’s fare options – Classic Plus or Economy. Classic Plus is a fully refundable fare that includes amenities like no change fees, a carry-on bag, one checked bag, and STRETCH seating. With Frontier’s Economy fares, customers can pay our lowest fares and add-on the services they want – like selecting a seat assignment, a carry-on bag, and checked bags.

For customers who want to save even more money, they can join Frontier’s Discount Den, an innovative new travel savings club. Members will receive $5 savings on Frontier’s lowest carry-on and 1st checked bag prices as well as special deals via email. To sign up for the Frontier Discount Den, visit FlyFrontier.com/DiscountDen.

Frontier’s new service from Washington-Dulles will operate on 168-seat Airbus A320 aircraft that feature six rows of comfortable STRETCH seating with an additional five to seven inches of legroom, and the airline’s SELECT seating product. Customers can choose the seating choice that’s best for them when they book at Frontier’s website, FlyFrontier.com, the only place a seat assignment is available at the time of booking.