Alaskan Airlines and Southwest Airlines are now operating new nonstop services from the U.S. to Mexico and Jamaica, respectively.
Southwest Airlines’ first daily nonstop service from Houston, Texas to Montego Bay, Jamaica began on the first of the month. The new flight departs from Hobby International Airport’s (HOU) new $146 million international concourse at 10:35 a.m., and arrives at Sangster International Airport (MBJ) at 2:50 p.m. The return flight departs Jamaica at 3:45 p.m. and arrives in Houston at 6:15 p.m. For more information, visit southwest.com.
Alaskan Airlines began its new nonstop service from Orange County, California to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico last month aboard a Boeing 737 aircraft, which offers power outlets at every seat and Northwest-inspired food and beverages. The year-round service flies out of John Wayne Airport (SNA) at 9:55 a.m., and arrives at the Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) at 2:50 p.m. on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The return flight departs Puerto Vallarta at 3:55 p.m. and arrives in California at 4:54 p.m. For more information, visit alaskaair.com.