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Spirit Airlines adding nonstop flight to Cancun out of Cleveland Hopkins in February

Posted at 1:41 PM, Jan 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-30 13:43:09-05

CLEVELAND — After celebrating five years of service in Cleveland, Spirit Airlines will be adding more nonstop flights at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, with a select nonstop flight to Cancun coming in February.

The airline announced its addition of more domestic flights at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport on Thursday, with nonstop service to Cancun, Mexico, beginning Feb. 14. The airline started with only three nonstop destinations in 2015 to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Orlando, Fla. and Tampa, Fla. It expanded to provide seven additional domestic flights from 2015 to 2017.

"Cleveland travelers appreciate our value proposition, which has allowed Spirit to grow significantly from three to 12 destinations in five years. As we look to the future, we look forward to serving and expanding to regions to come," said John Kirby, Spirit Airline's Vice President of Network Planning.

Some of the changes coming to Cleveland for 2020 include:

  • New service to Cancun International Airport (CUN)
  • Additional daily flights to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Orlando, Fla., Las Vegas, Nev. and Myrtle Beach, S.C
  • Tampa, Fla. upgraded from seasonal to year-round service
Spirit Airlines changes Cleveland Hopkins

"Spirit Airlines is a great partner at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport and has been for the last five years. We look forward to many more years of success and growth together. Spirit Airlines provides Clevelanders with new opportunities to travel to wonderful locations at competitive costs." Airport Director Robert Kennedy said.