Monday, June 28, 2010

Direct flights from USA and Canada to Zihuatanejo

In recent years, more tourists in North America are discovering Zihuatanejo and as a result there has been an increase in the number of airlines offering nonstop flights to this beautiful and picturesque town in the Mexican Pacific.

Among the airlines with regular flights are: Alaska Airlines from Los Angeles, Continental from Houston, US Airways from Phoenix and Air Canada from Vancouver.

Those with seasonal flights especially offered to escape the freezing-cold winters are: United Airlines from Los Angeles and Denver; Apple Vacations flying in from Minneapolis and Milwaukee; MLT (Worry Free Vacations) from Minneapolis; Mark Travel (Funjet) from Chicago and Minneapolis; GoGo (Liberty Travel) arriving from to sunny Zihuatanejo from Chicago, Houston and Kansas.

The charters from Canada are the following: Conquest from the cities of Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Montreal; Sunwing from Toronto; Sunquest departing from Calgary and Vancouver; Vacances Air Transat from Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary, and Tour Mont-Royal from Montreal.

And just a few days ago, Frontier Airlines announced adding seasonal (Jan. 15-March 26) direct flights from Denver to Zihuatanejo starting in 2011.

The other good news is that the flying times to Zihuatanejo are very accesible:

East Coast and Vancouver: 6 hours
Chicago: 5 hours
Denver: 3 hours
Los Angeles: 3.5 hours
Houston: 2.5 hours

So... reserve your seats now on the next flight to Zihuatanejo!