HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Alaska Airlines is preparing to expand its service with a daily nonstop flight from San Diego to Honolulu beginning Nov. 17.
The new route complements the airline's existing daily nonstop flight between San Diego and Kahului, Maui, which began in October of last year.
Customers can take advantage of a special introductory fare of $149 each way for tickets purchased by July 25, for travel between Nov. 17 and Dec. 15, 2011.
The airlines is also providing a bundle package to Honolulu, with roundtrip air fare and three nights' hotel from $489 per person.
"We're pleased to support Alaska's new route between Honolulu and San Diego," said Thella Bowens, president/CEO of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority. "The expanded service will further connect our two communities and will provide yet another option for San Diegans to visit one of the nation's premier vacation destinations."
Daily service flight times are as followed:
- San Diego to Honolulu: departs at 9:15 a.m., arrives at 1:15 p.m.
- Honolulu to San Diego: departs at 3:40 p.m., arrives at 11:15 p.m.