Steamboat’s winter flight program will feature expanded nonstop air service from six of the 11 cities with flights into Steamboat/Hayden Airport (HDN) for the 2015/16 winter season. The upcoming service represents an approximately 13 percent increase in seats flying from nonstop markets to Steamboat; the second winter season in a row of seat growth into Hayden airport.
Chicago (ORD), Los Angeles (LAX), Minneapolis/ St. Paul (MSP), Newark (EWR), Seattle (SEA) and Washington- Dulles (IAD) will offer additional days of service during the winter season. United Airlines will fly into the Steamboat/Hayden airport with the most frequency this upcoming winter with four expanded flights. Nonstop service from LAX to Steamboat will fly daily while Newark and Washington-Dulles will both add Sunday flights, and Chicago upgrades to daily service for parts of the season. Alaska Airlines expands Seattle flights to four days a week with a new Tuesday departure, and Delta rounds out the increased capacity with a Saturday flight offered from 2/13-3/26.
“With expanded service from key markets across the US, Steamboat continues to offer a variety of convenient options to reach the Champagne Powder® snow in Ski Town, U.S.A.®,” said Rob Perlman, president and chief operating officer for Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. “By increasing to daily flights from Los Angeles we are providing better access to great snow for Southern California, and some of the best travel options for international guests, especially Australians, to ski and snowboard in the mountains of Colorado.”
In addition to the increased service, Steamboat’s air program will maintain nonstop flights from top markets Atlanta (ATL), Dallas Ft. Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), Houston (IAH), and San Francisco (SFO), providing access from 11 major airports on key U.S. carriers, including Alaska, American, Delta and United Airlines.
Steamboat Ski Resort’s winter ski and snowboard season runs November 25, 2015, to April 10, 2016. The 2015/16 winter flight schedule provides convenient connections from more than 300 airports nationwide and worldwide, keeping Steamboat one of the most easily accessed resorts in the Rocky Mountains. Airfares and packages are currently available for purchase through Steamboat at 1-800-922-2722 or at www.steamboat.com.