Frontier to Offer Flights from Madison to Orlando

August 08, 2011
Brent S. McHenry 608-661-6442 or 608-575-6338

Frontier to Offer Flights from Madison to Orlando

Madison, WI – The Dane County Regional Airport is pleased to announce that Frontier Airlines will begin offering seasonal weekly nonstop flights to Orlando, Florida beginning December 16th. Flights will depart Madison Mondays and Fridays at 3:15 p.m.

 “Airlines serving the Dane County Regional Airport continue to give passengers increasing levels of flexibility when traveling. I foresee many Dane County residents enjoying warm Florida weather this coming winter by taking advantage of Frontier Airline’s new service to Orlando,”said Airport Director Bradley Livingston, AAE. 

 “We are excited that Frontier Airlines has added this new service from Madison to Orlando. As the number one destination in the United States and the number one family destination in the world, Orlando is a wonderful vacation option for residents of the Badger state,” commented Gary Sain, president and CEO of Visit Orlando. “Orlando is also an incredible value for business and leisure travelers with affordable accommodations across all hotel brands and of course a never ending supply of fun.”

“The addition of this non-stop flight to Orlando continues to build on the Dane County Regional Airport’s reputation as a convenient, high quality location for residents and visitors to travel through,” said Dane County Executive Joe Parisi.  “I’m pleased that such an important part of our local economy continues to thrive.”  

The route will be flown on a 99-seat Embraer E-190 jet aircraft.Customers on board will enjoy comfortable leather seating in a two-by-two configuration with no middle seats. In addition, the E-190 has several rows of STRETCH seating, which provides an additional five inches of comfortable legroom. Frontier’s E-190 fleet is also outfitted with in-flight internet access.

Orlando is one of the most visited places in the country and is the epicenter of fun and excitement, as more than 100 attractions keep visitors coming back for more. Attractions include legendary theme parks, spectacular museums, world-class entertainment and blockbuster rides and attractions.With approximately 450 hotels and more than 114,000 guest rooms, Orlando offers more lodging options than nearly any destination in the world. Accommodations range from luxury resorts and themed hotels to charming bed and breakfasts, economy hotels/motels and campgrounds. Shoppers can choose from 12 amazing shopping malls and factory outlet centers. No other destination in the U.S. offers fashionistas the world’s most sought-after brands.