LAS VEGAS -- Getting to Vegas just got a little easier. Four
carriers -- Midwest Express Airlines, National Airlines, Frontier
Airlines and Air Canada -- have expanded their service to the
desert city from various departure points.
The new service details follow:
• Between March 2 and May 31, Midwest Express will add a
roundtrip flight between Milwaukee and Las Vegas twice weekly.
One flight will depart Las Vegas at 12:30 a.m. and arrive in
Milwaukee at 5:50 a.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and
The other flight will depart Milwaukee at 10 p.m. and arrive in
Las Vegas at 11:50 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and
• National Airlines last month added three roundtrips from its
Las Vegas hub to Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago's
With the service additions, the carrier operates three flights
to O'Hare and seven flights each to Los Angeles and San
• Frontier Airlines will increase frequency from its Denver hub
to Las Vegas, effective Jan. 17. With the schedule additions, the
carrier now will offer four daily roundtrips to Las Vegas.
• Air Canada launched nonstop service between Las Vegas and
Vancouver and Calgary, Alberta. Flights on both routes will operate
on Thursdays and Sundays.
Air Canada offers Las Vegas travelers an 11:55 p.m. departure
for Vancouver, with arrival at 2:17 a.m. From Vancouver, flights
depart at 8:45 p.m., arriving in Las Vegas at 11 p.m.
To Calgary, flights will depart Las Vegas at 11 p.m., arriving
at 2:27 a.m. From Calgary, departure is at 8:30 p.m., with arrival
in Las Vegas at 9:59 p.m.