Spirit Airlines Announces New Ultra Low Fare Service Between Houston and Los Angeles

January 30, 2013

Spirit Airlines today announced it is starting ultra low fare service between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on April 25, 2013.

Customers can check out the insanely low fares on flights and vacation packages offered every day at and also sign up to receive email alerts on Spirit’s deals and offers.

“We look forward to giving even more customers the opportunity to save money on travel with our ultra low fares and optional add-ons that provide customers with a total price that’s tough to beat,” said Spirit’s Chief Marketing Officer Barry Biffle.

“Houston leads the nation in economic recovery and the Houston Airport System is delighted to add new nonstop flights to Los Angeles,” said Mario C. Diaz, Director of the Houston Airport System. “Bush Intercontinental welcomes the expansion by Spirit Airlines as we celebrate this increased capacity between Texas and California.”

Spirit currently offers daily nonstop service from Houston to Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth and Las Vegas, as well as a variety of connections throughout the Americas. As previously announced, daily nonstop service between Houston and Orlando begins February 14, 2013.

Spirit currently offers daily nonstop service from Los Angeles to Chicago, Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas, as well as a variety of connections throughout the Americas. As previously announced, daily nonstop service between Los Angeles and Dallas/Fort Worth begins April 25, 2013.

Spirit’s Houston Bush Intercontinental (IAH) – Los Angeles (LAX) schedule effective April 25, 2013: 




Flight #



Houston - Los Angeles

9:05 pm

10:50 pm




Los Angeles - Houston

11:40 pm

4:50 am+1




About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) empowers customers to save money on air travel by offering ultra low base fares with a range of optional services for a fee, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value. This innovative approach grows the traveling market and stimulates new economic activity while creating new jobs. Spirit's modern fleet, configuration and other innovations enable Spirit to burn less fuel per seat than competitors, making Spirit one of the most environmentally-friendly U.S. carriers. Spirit’s all-Airbus fleet currently operates more than 200 daily flights to over 50 destinations within the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean. Visit Spirit at

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Media Contacts: Misty Pinson, Director, Corporate Communications,, 954-628-4827/cell 954-918-9432

Manuel Jaquez, Senior Manager Commercial - Latin America,, 954-628-4898

Houston Airport System Contact: 281-233-1234

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