Aeromexico has launched new nonstop service between Austin and Mexico City. “Adding Austin as our 17th destination in the United States makes us proud as this new service will increase our connections and frequencies between United States and Mexico City,” said Anko Van der Werff, Chief Revenue Officer at Aeromexico.
Anko Van der Werff, Chief Revenue Officer at Aeromexico / photo credit: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport / City of Austin
“The Austin service increases our average weekly offer to 6,500 seats in our round routes to Texas that will increase economical, commercial, educational and cultural trade with the state; it also allows our clients to connect to more destinations inside Mexico, Central and South America,” he added.
The new flights from Austin operate Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, starting November 17, 2016, departing at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) 1:09 PM, arriving at Mexico City, Mexico (MEX) at 3:33 PM. Return flights from Mexico City depart on the same days at 9:30 AM, arriving in Austin at 11:53 AM.
Andrew Cantu, Austin Chamber of Commerce; Lordes Zahos, Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau; Mario Flores, Greater Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; Anko Van der Werff, Aeromexico Chief Revenue Officer; Mayor Steve Adler, City of Austin; and Carlos Gonzalez Gutierrez, Consul General of Mexico in Austin cut the ribbon during the celebration of new nonstop flight service from Austin to Mexico City. / photo credit: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport / City of Austin
From Mexico City, convenient connections to 45 destinations in Mexico are available on Aeromexico. Beyond Mexico, Aeromexico offers service to 15 destinations in Latin America, four in Europe, three in Canada and two in Asia.