AirTran Airways Launches 48-Hour Sale for Travel to All Destinations

- Arrive at Your Spring Break Destination and Still Have Money to Spend with Sale Fares Starting as Low as $39 Each Way –

ORLANDO, Fla., March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today launched a sale for flights to all of the airline’s destinations with fares starting as low as $39 each way. Travelers may purchase these sale fares at http://www.airtran.com/ or via AirTran Airways’ reservations system at 1-800-AIR-TRAN. For Spanish, call 1-877-581-9842.

“This is a great opportunity to plan a trip to see your hometown baseball team play in a different city, plan a trip to see mom for Mother’s Day, or just take some time to visit that destination you’ve been wanting to experience,” said Tad Hutcheson, AirTran Airways director of marketing. “But hurry. These fares are only available for 48 hours.”

These special fares are available for purchase March 15 and March 16, 2005, are good for travel through August 22, 2005, and are not valid for travel on Fridays or Sundays. Like all AirTran Airways fares, prices included in this sale are available for one-way travel and do not require a roundtrip purchase or a Saturday night stay. Plus AirTran Airways A+ Rewards members earn double credits for bookings to/from Baltimore/Washington (BWI) at http://www.airtran.com/ through March 31, 2005, getting you to a free ticket even faster. Go to AplusRewards.com to enroll.

Following is a sample of the one-way fares. Fares listed require a 14-day advance purchase and are valid in either direction:

Akron/Canton – Boston $49
Atlanta – Boston $89
Atlanta – Flint $84
Atlanta – Fort Lauderdale $69
Atlanta – Los Angeles $119
Atlanta – Memphis $69
Atlanta – Minneapolis/St. Paul $84
Atlanta – Savannah/Hilton Head $49
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Charlotte $59
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Grand Bahama Island $89
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Orlando $79
Boston – Denver $117
Boston – Philadelphia $39
Charlotte – Atlanta $59
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Baltimore/Washington (BWI) $89
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Las Vegas $84
Houston (Hobby) – Washington, D.C. (Reagan) $117
Indianapolis – Atlanta $59
Indianapolis – Orlando $79
Los Angeles – Washington, D.C. (Dulles) $132
Myrtle Beach – Minneapolis/St. Paul $97
Newark – Dallas/Ft. Worth $109
Newport News/Williamsburg – Boston $49
New York (LaGuardia) – Newport News/Williamsburg $59
Orlando – Rochester $99
Philadelphia – Fort Myers $79
Philadelphia – Orlando $79
San Francisco – New York (LaGuardia) $132
Sarasota/Bradenton – Charlotte $79
Savannah/Hilton Head – San Francisco $132
Washington, D.C. (Dulles) – San Francisco $132
Washington, D.C. (Reagan) – Fort Myers $84

AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 6,000 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 500 daily flights to more than 40 destinations. The airline’s hub is at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where it is the second largest carrier. AirTran Airways, the world’s largest operator of the Boeing 717, recently added the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 aircraft to create America’s youngest all-Boeing fleet. The airline is also the first carrier to install XM Satellite Radio on a commercial aircraft. For reservations or more information, visit http://www.airtran.com/ (America Online Keyword: AirTran).

All fares are one-way. All fares are non-refundable and a $50 fee per person applies to any change made after purchase plus any applicable increase in airfare. Fourteen-day advance purchase required. Travel must be purchased by March 16, 2005, and all travel must be completed by August 22, 2005. Fares are not valid on Friday and Sunday. Service to/from Myrtle Beach begins April 5, 2005. Service to/from Indianapolis begins April 9, 2005. Service to/from Charlotte begins May 4, 2005. Seats are limited, subject to availability and may not be available on all flights. Blackout dates are as follows: May 30 and July 1, 3, 2005. Travel from Boston is not valid April 14-18, 2005, and travel to Boston is not valid April 22-25, 2005. Fares, routes and schedules are subject to changes without notice. Fares do not include per-segment tax of $3.20. A segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. The September 11th security fee of up to $10 is not included. Airport Passenger Facility Charges of up to $18 are not included. Fares to/from Grand Bahama Island do not include U.S. and Bahamian taxes of up to $82.65.

Related Articles