Taking a winter holiday to the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico just got easier for folks in Central Texas.
Delta Airlines is offering special fares from Austin and San Antonio to Cancun, Mexico to celebrate its launch of new nonstop weekly service between those cities. One-way fares from Austin and San Antonio to the popular Mexican resort destination are available from $69.00 for travel between February 19 and March 26, 2011.
The service will operate on Saturdays, using 142-seat MD-88 aircraft, equipped with 14 seats in First Class and 128 seats in Economy. These flights are part of Delta’s seasonal expansion during the popular high season in the Mexican Yucatan.
Flights leave Austin at 7:45 a.m. and arrive in Cancun at 10:00 a.m., giving you a full day for fun activities, exploring Mayan ruins, lounging on the beach, or shopping. Departures, also on Saturdays, leave Cancun at 10:50 a.m. and arrive back in Austin at 1:30 p.m. Similar schedules apply to San Antonio service.
Tickets are currently available for the special rate at www.delta.com and other online ticketing channels.