Frontier Airlines is to add Knoxville in Tennessee, Provo in Utah and Sioux Falls in South Dakota to its route map this summer by...

Frontier Airlines is to add Knoxville in Tennessee, Provo in Utah and Sioux Falls in South Dakota to its route map this summer by offering nonstop service from its Denver hub.

These three cities, new to the airline, will bring the total of nonstop destinations served by Frontier Airlines from Denver to 63.


In addition, Frontier Airlines is launching new nonstop service between its Kansas City hub and both Minneapolis/St. Paul and San Antonio in Texas this summer. The airline already serves both cities from other destinations. The new services rounds out the carrier’s summer schedule, which features increased capacity in top markets and the return of popular summer seasonal service.

Frontier is offering introductory fares on all five new routes. These are available for purchase at www.FrontierAirlines.com/introfares.

Republic Airways Holdings Inc subsidiary Frontier Airlines operated 15 Embraer 190s as of October 2010 and its parent company has ordered up to another 24 Embraer 190s and Embraer 195s for Frontier, as well as taking options on 24 more

The carrier is launching four-times-weekly service on the Denver-Knoxville route from June 6, with 136-seat Airbus A319s. On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, its flight will depart Denver International Airport at 4:30 p.m. and land at Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) at 9:16 p.m. local time. In the other direction, Frontier’s flight will leave TYS on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from June 7 at 9:33 a.m. and touch down at DEN at 10:46 a.m. local time.

Frontier will operate daily service with 99-seat Embraer 190s on the Denver-Provo route, from June 20. Its schedule calls for the flight to push back from the gate at DEN at 7:50 p.m. in order to get to Provo Municipal Airport (PVU) at 9:14 p.m. In the other direction, starting June 21, Frontier Airlines’ daily flight will begin taxiing at PVU at 8:30 a.m. and will reach DEN at 9:53 a.m.

From July 4, Frontier will offer a daily flight on the Denver-Sioux Falls route, with Embraer 190s. Its flight will leave DEN at 3:32 p.m. and get to Sioux Falls Regional Airport (IATA code FSD, also known as Jo Foss Field) at 5:59 p.m. local time. In the other direction, the carrier’s flight is timed to push back form the gate at FSD at 6:30 p.m. and reach DEN at 7:10 p.m. local time.

The airline will begin operating its new route between Kansas City and Minneapolis/St. Paul on June 6. Frontier will offfer one daily round-trip and one six-times-weekly round-trip on the route.

Every day except Sundays, a Frontier flight (operated by sister carrier Republic Airlines using 76-seat Embraer 170s) will begin taxiing at Kansas City International Airport (MCI) at 7:20 a.m. in order to make an 8:45 a.m. arrival at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) at 8:45 a.m. A daily Embraer 190 flight will push back from the gate at MCI at 2:30 p.m. and land at MSP at at 3:55 p.m.

In the other direction, the Frontier/Republic Embraer 170 flight will leave MSP every day except Sundays at 9:15 a.m. and touch down at MCI at 10:45 a.m. A daily Embraer 190 flight will depart MSP at 4:30 p.m. and get to MCI at 6:00 p.m.

Frontier will start operating its five-times-weekly Kansas City-San Antonio service on June 7. Every day except Mondays and Fridays, the Embraer 190 flight will begin taxiing at MCI at 9:07 a.m. and arrive at San Antonio International Airport (SAT) at 11:12 a.m. In the other direction, the flight will push back from the gate at SAT at 11:42 a.m. and reach MCI at 1:42 p.m.

Beginning in June, Frontier will also double service frequencies between Denver and Des Moines, Iowa (DSM) and Madison, Wisconsin (MSN). It will also increase service between Denver and Portland, Oregon (PDX); San Francisco (SFO); Seattle/Tacoma (SEA); and Spokane, Washington (GEG) to meet high demand during the peak travel season.

In addition, Frontier will also resume summer service to several destinations from Denver and Milwaukee (MKE). The summer-season schedule will include non-stop service between Denver and Anchorage (ANC); Fairbanks, Alaska (FAI); and Green Bay, Wisconsin (GRB).