Alaska Airlines adding nonstop flights from Austin to San Diego


Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is getting nonstop flights to yet another destination.

Alaska Airlines said Wednesday it will start daily service from Austin to San Diego, Calif., on Aug. 28.

Outbound flights will leave Austin at 8:30 a.m. each day, arriving in San Diego at 9:30 a.m.

Return flights depart San Diego at 6:55 p.m., landing in Austin at 11:35 p.m.

The new service will operate using Embraer E175 jets.

Just recently, Alaska Airlines also announced new nonstop flights between Austin and San Jose beginning Aug. 27.

The carrier also serves Seattle and Portland, Ore., from Austin.



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