Sun Country adding direct flights from RST to Fort Myers and Phoenix

Updated: April 27, 2021 08:51 AM
Created: April 27, 2021 07:16 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) - Sun Country Airlines is adding direct flights from Rochester International Airport to Fort Myers, Florida and Phoenix, Arizona starting in February of 2022. The airline made the announcement Tuesday morning. 

Airport officials are set to officially reveal the new air service at 9 a.m. on Tuesday. Mayor Kim Norton will be at the event, along with representatives from the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce and Destination Medical Center.  

“We are grateful for Sun Country’s commitment to bring new nonstop routes to Rochester International Airport,” said RST’s Executive Director John Reed. “Travelers from southeastern Minnesota, northern Iowa and western Wisconsin can all enjoy easy access to two amazing new vacation destinations from RST. We know our region will be thrilled to use these new options.”

  • Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)
    • Service begins February 3, 2022
    • Operates twice weekly on Thursdays and Sundays
    • One-way fares as low as $79*
  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
    • Service begins February 4, 2022
    • Operates twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays
    • One-way fares as low as $69*

RST currently offers non-stop flights to Minneapolis, Chicago, Denver, and Atlanta. 

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