Spirit Airlines Increases Flights to Jamaica

Spirit Airlines is expanding its service to Jamaica. Beginning last month, Spirit started nonstop flights three times weekly between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Sangster International Airport (MBJ) in Montego Bay.

Webp.net resizeimage 1The airline also announced that it will begin nonstop service from Orlando to both major Jamaican cities. Starting Feb. 28, Spirit will fly between Orlando and Montego Bay. On Mar. 1, Spirit will begin nonstop flights between Orlando and Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston.

In the past year, Spirit has announced an additional four routes to Jamaica, including from Baltimore/Washington, D.C., tripling its Jamaica service in that time.

“Spirit continues to grow in Jamaica because the beautiful island continues to see an amazing demand for visitors looking to get away to experience the warm beaches, culture and hospitality,” Matt Klein, Spirit Airlines’ senior vice president and chief commercial office, was quoted as saying in a recent press release. 

“The nonstop flights we are adding will only make it easier for our guests to get away and experience all of what Jamaica has to offer.”

“The Jamaica Tourist Board values the partnership with Spirit especially their focus on bringing more visitors to the destination,” added Donovan White, Jamaica’s director of tourism.