Frontier Arline has announced its return to Antigua and Barbuda with direct flights from Orlando Florida.
Starting November 4, 2023 Frontier will have weekly nonstop flights between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU) in Antigua and Barbuda.
The service marks the only nonstop flight option between the two highly popular destinations and strengthens Antigua and Barbuda’s position in the Florida market.
Tourism Minister Charles Fernandez tells says that return of the Frontier Airlines’ service, is incredible news for Antigua and Barbuda, as the country looks at another record-breaking year in visitor numbers.
“This new weekly service will help us welcome even more stayover visitors.” Minister Fernandez added, “Frontier is the perfect partner to broaden our airlift partner by offering competitive fares complemented by a strong network. I’m excited about a significant increase in visitors from the US market.”
Meanwhile, CEO of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority Colin James says the return of Frontier is a culmination of the Tourism Authority’s aggressive efforts to return our airlift to pre-pandemic levels.
“Frontier has been an excellent partner and is known for their very competitive fares. This will no doubt improve the attractiveness of Antigua and Barbuda to those passengers who tend to save on the airfare while upgrading their hotel product”, he added.
Frontier’s seasonal service from Orlando began in Winter 2021.
Weekly service will commence on November 4, 2023, through March 30, 2024.