SAN ANTONIO – On Wednesday, the San Antonio Worldwide Airport introduced that Viva Aerobus, Mexico’s ultra-low-cost provider, could be launching its new twice-weekly service from San Antonio.
The flights from San Antonio to the Bajío Worldwide Airport will serve the Bajío area, which incorporates León and Guanajuato.
“We’re more than happy with the continued funding that Viva Aerobus has dedicated to San Antonio,” stated Jesus H. Saenz, Jr., director of airports for the San Antonio Airport System. “This new service is a terrific indicator of rising demand between South-Central Texas and Mexico and will likely be an incredible asset for all the area.”
The brand new service will start working on Might 1 with two weekly flights on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Metropolis of San Antonio Metropolis Supervisor Erik Walsh stated he welcomed the financial spark that the flights could carry to and from each international locations.
“We’re grateful for Viva Aerobus giving vacationers one other connection to Mexico to not solely make it simpler to reconnect with household and pals however to proceed to drive enterprise and tourism between our nice metropolis and Mexico,” Walsh stated.
Based on a information launch by the airport system, San Antonio will likely be one in all two cities within the nation to supply nonstop service year-round to Bajio on Viva Aerobus onboard a 186-seat Airbus A320neo.
San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg stated the extra flights would open doorways in each international locations.
“San Antonio is an inviting metropolis and we’re enthusiastic about this new service as a result of it opens the doorways to welcome much more vacationers to our lovely vacation spot, which can be residence to Texas’ solely UNESCO World Heritage website,” Nirenberg stated.
Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of Viva Aerobus, stated the partnership with the airport provides to the corporate’s continued progress and added comfort for vacationers.
“Viva‘s nonstop flights from San Antonio to Leon are a part of our progress technique and our dedication to providing new locations to our passengers, offering added comfort for passengers touring for enterprise, leisure or visiting pals and relations,” Zuazua stated. “We carry nearer and safer than ever these two cities with an reasonably priced, dependable and versatile service.”
The flight schedule is as follows:
Depart BJX at 9:25 a.m. and arrive at SAT at 11:30 a.m.
Depart SAT at 12:40 p.m. and arrive at BJX at 2:40 p.m.
For extra data on ticket costs or to e book reservations, please go to: https://www.vivaaerobus.com/en, the Viva App, the Viva Tiendas, or by dialing the decision heart.
United States: +1 866 FLY VIVA (+1866 359 8482)
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