Today Avelo Airlines begins new nonstop service to its sixth Florida destination, the white-sand coastal oasis of Sarasota–Bradenton.
The inaugural flight will depart HVN at 2:25 p.m., arriving SRQ at 5:35 p.m. Very low one-way fares between Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Southern Connecticut’s Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN) starting at $49* are available at AveloAir.com.
“Sarasota’s turquoise water and white-sand beaches are now easier to get to than ever,” said Avelo Chairman and CEO Andrew Levy.
“With our very low fares and HVN’s unmatched convenience, we hope our Connecticut Customers will be inspired to visit our sixth Florida destination.
“We’re excited to take flight today for the beautiful beaches, colorful art and enriching cultural districts of this majestic Gulf Coast destination.”
Avelo’s exclusive nonstop service on Boeing Next-Generation (NG) 737 jets will operate three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays:
“We are thrilled that Avelo Airlines has chosen Sarasota Bradenton International Airport to be part of their air service network,” said Rick Piccolo, Sarasota Bradenton International Airport president, chief executive officer.
“With low fares and convenient nonstop service to New Haven, passengers will have an affordable connection between two high-demand destinations.
“We look forward to welcoming Avelo Airlines to SRQ and we’re confident their service will be a great success and expand in the future”.
“Visit Sarasota is thrilled that such an exciting new airline with a commitment to affordability and service is coming to SRQ and providing great new travel opportunity for our residents and visitors,” said Virginia J. Haley, President of Visit Sarasota.
“We are truly humbled to be adding Avelo Airlines to our non-stop service at the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport,” said Elliott Falcione, Executive Director of Bradenton Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.
“We know that our community leaders will work hard to grow our partnership with the airline and set us apart as one of the best airports in the country.
“With Avelo’s strong leadership and business model, there is no doubt in our minds that this airline will continue to grow across the United States, giving the Sarasota–Bradenton community an incredible opportunity to grow with them.”