AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austinites will have another destination from Austin Bergstrom International Airport this spring as American Airlines adds a direct flight to Miami.
The announcement of the new flight came Thursday as the airline announced an expansion of domestic routes from it’s Miami hub.
The new flight will be on a Boeing 737-800 and will depart Austin at 6:10 a.m., arriving in Miami at 9:58 (ET). The flight back from Miami is scheduled to land at 10 p.m.
Customers will be available to book tickets for the new route on Sunday.
Miami has long served as AA’s gateway to South America, the new flight from Austin will make it easier for passengers to reach their destinations.