Palm Springs Lands New Non-Stop Flights to Austin
Palm Springs, California – Palm Springs International Airport keeps its growth streak going with new nonstop service to Austin, TX from Alaska Airlines!
The new seasonal service to Austin will operate five days per week providing Coachella Valley
residents with an easy way to get to the Live Music Capital just in time for the holidays!
Their new seasonal service to Austin will start on November 19, 2021 and will operate five days
per week until April 18, 2022. The flights will be operated on a 76 seat Embraer 175 aircraft with 12 First
Class seats, 12 Premium Class Seats, and 52 Coach seats. Flights from Austin to Palm Springs will
depart at 9:00AM arriving in Palm Springs at 10:35AM, and flights from Palm Springs to Austin will depart
at 11:05AM arriving in Austin at 4:10PM.
“Since March, our bookings for leisure travel have exceeded what they were before the
pandemic. For many of our guests, there’s an increased confidence that comes after being vaccinated.
They were cooped up for well over a year – now they’re ready to relax, enjoy and explore,” said Brett
Catlin, vice president of network and alliances at Alaska Airlines. “With these new routes, we can whisk
them away to destinations that have a warm sparkle in the wintertime.”
“The City of Palm Springs would like to thank Alaska Airlines for connecting the vibrant
communities of Palm Springs, California and Austin, Texas”, said Palm Springs Mayor Christy Holstege.
“Thanks to world famous film and music festivals and a common love of arts and culture, this is truly a
match made in Heaven – and we thank Alaska Airlines for recognizing the connection!”
For more information about the airlines that serve Palm Springs and the routes they fly, please
This summer, Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) invites travelers to beat the desert heat and discover the cool allure of California wine country, as Avelo