The Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) announced that Southwest Airlines is joining their daily flight service line-up.
New routes will begin operating May 6, with one-way fares to Nashville, Tennessee (BNA) three times a day, with fares as low as $69; Dallas, Texas (DAL) once daily with fares as low as $69; and Baltimore, Maryland (BWI) once daily with fares as low as $79. Additionally, service to Chicago, Illinois (MDW) once daily will begin June 6, with fares as low as $79.
“We’re adding additional access to the beaches of Northwest Florida just as winter-weary families begin to dream of warm summer escapes in side-open places,” said Andrew Watterson, Southwest Airlines Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer.
Officials said the flexibility and value of Southwest Airlines will benefit both visitors and hometown travelers booking spring and summer travel to Florida’s Gulf Coast.