Frontier Airlines Launches Nonstop Service to Five New Destinations, Including Pittsburgh To Celebrate, America’s Greenest Airline is Offering Fares Starting at $59*

PHILADELPHIA – May 16, 2024 – Ultra-low fare carrier Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ: ULCC) today launched its new twice-daily nonstop service between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT), in addition to nonstop service to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE), Portland International Jetport in Maine (PWM), and McGhee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, Tennessee (TYS). These five new routes kick off an exciting month for the airline at PHL, with an additional seven routes launching next week. To celebrate, America’s Greenest Airline is offering fares as low as $59*.

Group cutting green frontier ribbon with brown bear mascot.“This is a great day for consumers in the greater Philadelphia area,” said Josh Flyr, vice president of network and operations design, Frontier Airlines. “Whether they are planning a daytrip to Pittsburgh or an extended summer vacation, we are thrilled to offer our customers ‘Low Fares Done Right’ to so many more amazing destinations.”

With these new routes launching this month, Frontier will serve a total of 42 destinations from PHL.

“When Frontier arrived at PHL in May 2004, it started with three daily departures to two destinations – Denver and Los Angeles. This summer, that will increase to 44 daily departures to 42 destinations, including four international markets, Cancun, Montego Bay, Punta Cana and Santo Domingo,” said Atif Saeed, CEO, PHL. “Thank you, Frontier, for your commitment to our region over the past 20 years. Your continued expansion brings more visitors and businesspeople to our city and service area and provides new options for cost-conscious travelers to visit destinations across the country and internationally."


New Service from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL):

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Frequency and times are subject to change. Please check for additional information.

Frontier recently introduced UpFront Plus, a new upgraded seating option with extra leg and elbow room in the first two rows of the aircraft. Customers in UpFront Plus enjoy a window or aisle seat with extra legroom and a guaranteed empty middle seat.

The airline’s reimagined, industry-leading frequent flyer program, FRONTIER Miles, enables consumers to ‘Get It All For Less.’ Customers earn miles fast and get rewarded for each dollar spent on Frontier products. Miles accrue based on dollars spent with a standard 10X multiplier: $1 = 10 miles. Mileage multipliers increase at every elite level up to 20X. Elite status enables members to enjoy benefits like priority boarding, free seat selection, no change or cancel fees when changes are made seven days or more in advance of flight departure, and free bag(s) at Gold, Diamond, and Platinum levels. Like the airline, FRONTIER Miles is family friendly, and the program makes it easy for families to enjoy the rewards together, including family pooling of miles. Joining is free.

*About the Introductory Fare Offer:
Fares must be purchased by 11:59 pm Eastern time on May 31, 2024.  Fares are valid for non-stop travel on select days of week. Fares are valid for travel Jun. 1, 2024, through Sep. 30, 2024. The following blackout dates apply: Jun. 28-30, 2024, Jul. 1-7, 2024; Aug. 30-31, 2024; Sep. 1-3, 2024. 21-day advance purchase is required.   Round trip purchase is not required.

Discount Den fares are only available at to Discount Den members. Join Discount Den here! Fare(s) shown include all transportation fees, surcharges, and taxes, and are subject to change without notice until purchased. Seats are limited at these fares and certain flights and/or days of travel may be unavailable.

All reservations are non-refundable, except that refunds are allowed for reservations made 7 days (168 hours) or more prior to departure and provided that a refund request is made within 24 hours of initial reservation.

Changes or cancellations made to itineraries after the 24 hours will be subject to change fees, and any fare differential. Learn more about our change policy. Previously purchased tickets may not be exchanged for special fare tickets. Flight segments must be cancelled prior to scheduled departure time or the tickets and all amounts paid will be forfeited.

Additional travel services, such as baggage and advance seat assignments are available for purchase separately at an additional charge. In addition to these Terms & Conditions, please refer to Frontier Airline's  Contract of Carriage.

About Frontier Airlines:
Frontier Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Frontier Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULCC), is committed to “Low Fares Done Right.” Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company operates 142 A320 family aircraft and has the largest A320neo family fleet in the U.S. The use of these aircraft, along with Frontier’s high-density seating configuration and weight-saving initiatives, have contributed to Frontier’s continued ability to be the most fuel-efficient of all major U.S. carriers when measured by available seat miles (ASMs) per fuel gallon consumed. With more than 200 new Airbus planes on order, Frontier will continue to grow to deliver on the mission of providing affordable travel across America.


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