Spirit Airlines adds three new routes from New York LaGuardia, will split operations

Spirit Airlines has announced flights to three new destinations from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) today. The airline will offer nonstop service to San Juan, Puerto Rico (SJU) starting in April, followed by new flights to Nashville (BNA) in May and Los Angeles (LAX) in June. Spirit is also offering more flexibility to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood (FLL) with an increase to five flights each day.

Spirit will also begin operating flights out of a second terminal at LaGuardia. The carrier worked with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to secure additional space for growth in Terminal A (The Marine Air Terminal). Starting on April 28, 2021, Spirit Airlines departures from LGA will take place from the following terminals:

  • Terminal A: All flights to Fort Lauderdale (five flights each day)
  • Terminal C: Flights to all destinations other than Fort Lauderdale will depart from Terminal C

Spirit Airlines at LaGuardia Airport

Destinations:

Frequency:

Start Date:

San Juan, Puerto Rico (SJU)

Saturday-only

April 17, 2021

Nashville (BNA)

Daily

May 5, 2021

Los Angeles (LAX)

Saturday-only

June 12, 2021

Chicago (ORD)

Up to 2x Daily

Existing Service

Detroit (DTW)

2x Daily

Existing Service

Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)

1x Daily

Existing Service

Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

5x Daily

Existing Service

Myrtle Beach (MYR)

2x Daily

Existing Service

Orlando (MCO)

Up to 2x Daily

Existing Service

Tampa (TPA)

Up to 1x Daily

Existing Service

 

Spirit is working closely with the Port Authority to add communications and signage to ensure Guests arrive at the appropriate terminal. The airline will temporarily offer a complimentary shuttle service between Terminal A and Terminal C, as well. The shuttle will operate every 15-20 minutes and will run between the hours of 4 a.m. and 7 p.m.