The Jacksonville Airport Authority has announced that, beginning June 5th, Southwest Airlines will begin nonstop service from JIA to Denver, CO. The nonstop flight will depart from Jacksonville Sunday through Thursday at 7 am, returning from Denver to Jacksonville at 5:55 pm. On Saturdays, the flight will depart Jacksonville at 11:55 am and the return flight will depart Denver at 6 pm.
“We’re excited about giving our passengers access to a major winter sports destination, as well as welcoming Colorado residents to enjoy our beautiful beaches and phenomenal golf courses,” Barbara Halverstadt, the authority’s manager of marketing and development, said in the news release. “In addition, Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia travelers have another option for making connections to international markets.”