Alaska Airlines Begins Flights Between San Diego and Kauai
SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines inaugurates nonstop service today between San Diego and Lihue, Kauai. The flight operates daily through Aug. 26, and then will operate four days a week. Alaska also flies nonstop from San Diego to Honolulu and Maui.
"With the addition of San Diego-Kauai, Alaska Airlines now offers 171 flights a week from San Diego to a dozen cities stretching from Hawaii to Mexico to the East Coast," said Joe Sprague, Alaska Airlines' vice president of marketing.
Summary of new service:
|Start date||City pair||Departs||Arrives||Frequency|
|June 7||San Diego-Kauai||10 a.m.||1:10 p.m.||Daily until Aug. 24 then Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat|
|June 7||Kauai-San Diego||11:10 a.m.||7:30 p.m.||Daily until Aug. 23 then Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
|All times based on local time zones|
Tickets are available for purchase today at www.alaskaair.com or by calling 1-800-ALASKAAIR (800-252-7522 or TTY/TDD line 800-392-0228).
During the past year, Alaska Airlines has begun flights from San Diego to Boston and Orlando, Fla., as well as to Fresno, Monterey and Santa Rosa, Calif.
Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves 95 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Airlines has ranked "Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Network Carriers" in the J.D. Power and Associates North America Airline Satisfaction StudySM for six consecutive years from 2008 to 2013. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom.
Posted: June 7, 2013