Two U.S. carriers add seasonal non-stop service between Austin and the sunny beaches at the southern tip of the Baja peninsula just in time for summer vacation.
AirTran Airways, a wholly owned subsidiary of Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines will begin new nonstop service between Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and San Jose Del Cabo/Los Cabos International Airport (SJD) in Baja California, Mexico starting in June 2013.
AirTran flights will operate Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays beginning June 4. Flights will depart Austin-Bergstrom at 11:25 AM, arriving at Los Cabos International at 12:45 PM. The return flights will depart San Jose Del Cabo at 1:35 PM, arriving in Austin at 4:55 PM, all times local. Tickets are available for purchase at www.airtran.com and 1-800-AIR-TRAN.
United Airlines will operate Cabo nonstops on Saturdays beginning June 8. Flights will depart Austin-Bergstrom at 7:40 AM, arriving at Los Cabos International at 9:07 AM Return flights will depart Cabo at 10 AM, landing in Austin at 1:17 PM, all times local. Tickets are available at www.united.com and 1-800-UNITED-1.