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Southwest Airlines to offer nonstop flights from Kansas City to San Antonio

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There’s good news Thursday for travelers who often fly between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and San Antonio International Airport.

Southwest Airlines announced the company will soon offer one daily nonstop flight.

The service will begin November 6, 2016.

San Antonio is the largest destination from Kansas City without nonstop air service. On the same day the carrier will also add a nonstop flight to Phoenix, for a total of four per day.

 

Kansas City to San Antonio

Departs: 4:55pm

Arrives: 7:10pm

Days of service: Daily

 

San Antonio to Kansas City

Departs: 10:10am

Arrives: 12:05pm

Days of service: Daily

 

“The Kansas City Aviation Department is very pleased with Southwest’s decision to continue their steady growth at Kansas City International Airport,” said Justin Meyer, deputy director of aviation – marketing & air service development. “With more than 100 passengers making connections between Kansas City and San Antonio every day, this new nonstop service will provide a better experience for today’s travelers while stimulating demand for travel to the Texas Hill Country and bringing new visitors to the Kansas City region.”