New flight options coming to Punta Gorda Airport

Posted at 10:53 AM, Jul 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-26 10:53:06-04

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Punta Gorda Airport is adding a second airline service to its lineup, offering new non-stop flights up north.

The airport announced Tuesday that Frontier Airlines will begin flying to Chicago, Philadelphia, and Trenton, New Jersey this October.

The following non-stop flights are scheduled:

  • 8:15 a.m. Chicago O’Hare to Punta Gorda; 1:10 p.m. Punta Gorda to Chicago O’Hare (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays)
  • 4:20 p.m. Philadelphia to Punta Gorda; 8:10 p.m. Punta Gorda to Philadelphia (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays)
  • 6 a.m. Trenton to Punta Gorda; 10:15 a.m. Punta Gorda to Trenton (Mondays Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays)

Frontier is the second airline service to provide nonstop service for passengers at Punta Gorda Airport.  Allegiant Air offers nonstop service to 30 cities across the U.S.