New budget flights to Fort Myers

July 11, 2019 2:07 pm

New budget flights to Fort Myers are being launched.

Sun Country Airlines is launching a new non-stop route between Southwest Florida International Airport and Gulfport/Biloxi, in Mississippi’s Secret Coast.

The new budget flights to Fort Myers will start from Friday 19 July. One-way prices start from $59. The flight route will be seasonal and runs on Mondays and Fridays.

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport Executive Director Clay Williams says Fort Myers is a unique and also an exciting destination for local residents to enjoy. “We are extremely grateful for the convenient air travel option for visitors to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.”

Sun Country Airlines is a privately-held company based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul. It has more than 35 years of experience.

It has experienced record growth over the past year and also recently announced the largest network expansion in company history. The airline now operates 87 routes across 52 airports, which marks a nearly 40% growth in routes since June 2018.