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Mar 25, 2008|
Frontier Airlines Offers Intra-Colorado Commuter Pass
Flexible, affordable Commuter Pass a great way to visit Frontier's exciting new Colorado markets
DENVER, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ: FRNT) has the perfect way to see some of Colorado's most exciting destinations. As Frontier expands its service into Aspen, Colorado Springs, Durango and Grand Junction this spring, the airline is offering a commuter pass of six or ten one-way tickets that will allow customers to fly from Denver or Colorado Springs to these new cities at significantly reduced prices.
Travelers can purchase six one-way passes for $99 per ticket or 10 one-way passes for $89 per ticket. These passes offer tremendous flexibility. Businesses that travel frequently between these destinations are sure to benefit from the offer as there are no blackout dates and are transferable to another passenger prior to ticketing. Coming into Colorado for a late spring or early summer vacation? The Commuter Pass makes it possible to do multi-day trips from Denver to some of Colorado's top destinations without renting a car.
"We are excited to be the first low-cost carrier to offer service to these dynamic Colorado destinations, and we are eager to promote the great state of Colorado," said Frontier Vice President of Planning Patrick Zachwieja. "We believe the Commuter Pass will give leisure travelers a wonderful opportunity to experience the variety of great activities available in Colorado, while offering tremendous flexibility to the business traveler as well. We are Colorado's hometown airline, and we want everybody to know that Colorado's playgrounds are open and ready for business this spring."
Frontier passengers flying to any of the new Colorado markets will also earn double EarlyReturns miles on travel completed by June 30, 2008.
Frontier will serve these Colorado markets with nonstop, daily service utilizing its new fleet of Bombardier Q400 aircraft operated by Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. subsidiary Lynx Aviation.
Here are some of the important terms and conditions of the Frontier Airlines Commuter Pass:
-- All travel must be completed by June 30, 2008 -- Valid on Frontier Airlines only - Includes flights operated by Lynx Aviation - Excludes flights operated by airline partner Great Lakes Aviation -- Reservations and ticketing via Frontier Airlines Reservations only by calling 1-800-432-1359 -- No booking fee -- No Black Out dates apply -- Unable to exchange for any other destinations outside of Colorado -- Non-refundable -- Once confirmed on a flight, name changes are not allowed -- No change fee applies -- No stopovers permitted About Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.
Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Denver-based Frontier Airlines. Currently in its 14th year of operations, Frontier is the second-largest jet service carrier at Denver International Airport, employing approximately 6,000 aviation professionals. Frontier's mainline operation has 62 aircraft with one of the youngest Airbus fleets in North America. Frontier's mainline service offers 24 channels of DIRECTV® service in every seatback along with a comfortable all-coach configuration. In conjunction with its regional jet fleet, operated by Republic Airlines, and a fleet of 10 Bombardier Q400 aircraft operated by Lynx Aviation (a subsidiary of Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.), Frontier offers routes linking its Denver hub to 70 destinations, including 62 U.S. cities in 36 states spanning the nation from coast to coast; six cities in Mexico; one in Canada and one in Costa Rica. In November 2006, Frontier and AirTran Airways announced a first-of-its-kind integrated marketing partnership that offers travelers the ability to reach more than 90 destinations across four countries with low fares, aboard two of the youngest fleets in the industry. For more in-depth information on Frontier Airlines, please visit its Web site at FrontierAirlines.com.
SOURCE: Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.
CONTACT: Joe Hodas of Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc., +1-720-374-4504,
Web site: http://www.frontierairlines.com/