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Avelo Airlines announces a new route to Northern Colorado from Las Vegas

Avelo Airlines is on an expansion spree. Just a few days after the airline announced a new route between Los Angeles and Tucson, it has announced yet another new route, this time from Las Vegas.

Las Vegas to Northern Colorado

Starting 15th December 2021, Avelo Airlines will operate 2-weekly flights between Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport and Denver’s Northern Colorado Regional Airport. This will be 3rd route by Avelo out of Las Vegas after Sonoma County, California and Eureka, California.

Avelo started serving Denver’s Northern Colorado Regional Airport on 6th October 2021 with nonstop flights from Los Angeles’ Hollywood Burbank Airport.

The schedule of Las Vegas-Northern Colorado-Las Vegas route is:

  • Northern Colorado-Las Vegas
  • Departure time: 12:05
  • Arrival time: 13:00
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 55 minutes
  • Flight number: XP173
  • Frequency: Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • Las Vegas-Northern Colorado
  • Departure time: 13:40
  • Arrival time: 16:30
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 50 minutes
  • Flight number: XP174
  • Frequency: Wednesdays and Saturdays

The route will be operated by Boeing B737-800 aircraft featuring 189 standard economy class seats.

Andrew Levy, Chairman and CEO, Avelo Airlines, said:

Traveling between Las Vegas and Northern Colorado is now easier and more affordable than ever. We’re excited to add this popular route to Avelo’s Western U.S. network. Whether you’re arriving or departing, FNL is the ultra-convenient gateway to and from North Denver and Fort Collins.

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Denver’s Northern Colorado Regional Airport is located just minutes from Fort Collins and an easy 50-minute drive to downtown Denver. The airport is located adjacent to Interstate 25.

Jason R. Licon, Airport Director, Northern Colorado Regional Airport, said:

The Northern Colorado Regional Airport is very excited to be expanding the partnership with Avelo Airlines on yet another exciting destination. Traveling to take that fun filled vacation to the entertainment capital of the world will soon be even more convenient and combined with Avelo’s low fares it will be less expensive.

With 300 days of sunshine, snow-capped mountains, idyllic lakes and clear-running rivers, the airport is Northern Colorado’s gateway to an array of outdoor activities for every interest. In addition to the vibrant city centers of Denver and Boulder, the Fort Collins-Loveland corridor is home to a lively arts and entertainment scene, infinite dining options and a spirited nightlife.

Meanwhile, Avelo Airlines, in November 2021, will open its first East Coast Base at New Haven, Connecticut, with flights to 5 cities in Florida.

Featured image by Avelo Airlines

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