Southwest Airlines has announced it will add a second daily nonstop flight from Tucson to Denver on August 15, 2010. Both flights are on board Boeing 737 aircraft.
Monday through Fridays, the flights:
Depart TIA at 6:10 a.m. arrive in Denver 9:05 a.m.
Depart TIA at 3:35 p.m. arrive in Denver 6:20 p.m.
Depart Denver at 12:10 p.m. arrive TIA at 1:00 p.m.
Depart Denver at 8:40 p.m. arrive TIA at 9:30 p.m.
Weekend flight schedules vary, departing TIA in the morning and afternoon.
Southwest also flies nonstop daily from Tucson to Albuquerque, Chicago Midway, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and San Diego.
Tucson currently has eight airlines providing 65 daily nonstop departures to 15 destinations. They include : Alaska (Seattle/Tacoma); American (Dallas/Ft. Worth, Chicago O’Hare); Continental (Houston); Delta (Atlanta, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City); Frontier (Denver); United (Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco); and US Airways (Phoenix).