• Joe Breitfeller

Frontier Airlines Launches Inaugural Nonstop Service Between Rochester and Orlando

Frontier Airlines is launching new nonstop service today between Frederick Douglass – Greater Rochester International Airport in upstate New York to Orlando, Florida. The route will be operated three-times weekly with introductory one-way fares from $39.


Frontier Launches Rochester-Orlando Service - Courtesy Frontier Airlines

On Thursday (May 20, 2021) Frontier Airlines announced the launch of inaugural service today between Frederick Douglass – Rochester International Airport (ROC) in upstate New York and Orlando International Airport (MCO). The route will be operated three-times weekly, and to celebrate the launch, Frontier is offering introductory one-way fares from only $39. T o qualify for the promo fare offer, tickets must be booked by 11:59 p.m. EDT on May 27, 2021 for travel on select days through June 18, 2021. A three-day advance purchase is required, but a roundtrip booking is not required.


In Thursday’s announcement, Frontier Airlines’ Senior Vice President of Commercial, Daniel Shurz, said,


“We’re elated to begin service in Rochester with nonstop flights to Orlando. Frontier’s low fares and friendly service make it possible for more people to fly more often and we look forward to welcoming Upstate New Yorkers onboard for their next sun-filled vacation this summer.”


Also commenting on the new service, Monroe County Executive, Adam Bello, added,


“We’re so excited to have Frontier Airlines coming to the Frederick Douglass – Greater Rochester International Airport. With so many residents in Monroe County and the Finger Lakes Region looking to enjoy the Florida sunshine throughout the year, I’m sure that nonstop flights to Orlando will be a hit for both Frontier Airlines and our local residents.”


Frontier Airlines is committed to “Low Fares Done Right.” The Denver-based carrier operates over 100 Airbus A320 Family aircraft and has the largest Airbus A320neo fleet in the U.S., delivering the highest level of fuel-efficiency and noise footprint reduction compared to previous generation models. Frontier offers customers the ability to customize travel to their needs and budget, including base fares, a-la-carte options and one low-priced bundle called the WORKS.

Frontier’s commitment to families includes their ‘Discount Den’ travel club which allows children 14 years and younger to fly free on qualifying flights. The airline’s family friendly FRONTIER Miles loyalty program allows guests to earn one mile for every mile flown and permits the family pooling of miles, making it easier to earn rewards. Frontier currently has 150 new Airbus aircraft on order, which will continue to deliver on their mission of providing affordable travel across America.



Source: Frontier Airlines