Southwest Airlines Adds Nonstop Service from Tulsa to Austin in April 2022

TULSA, OK – December 8, 2021 – Southwest Airlines today announced daily nonstop service from Tulsa to Austin, TX (AUS) beginning April 25, 2022. The new service will be operated once daily, year-round, on Southwest’s Boeing 737 aircraft. Austin will be Southwest’s seventh nonstop served destination from Tulsa, along with Dallas-Love Field, Denver, Houston-Hobby, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and St. Louis.

“Austin continues to be one of the most popular destinations for both leisure and business travel to and from Tulsa and we are excited to welcome Southwest’s nonstop service this coming April,” said Andrew Pierini, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Tulsa International Airport. “Tulsans now have another great option connecting two of the top music cities in the United States, and we are thankful to Southwest for their continued investment in Tulsa.”

Southwest joins American Airlines and Allegiant Air as the third carrier to serve the Tulsa to Austin market, with the previous two airlines launching service in November 2021.

Service information from Tulsa International Airport (TUL)

 Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)

    • Service begins April 25, 2022
    • 1x daily service (year-round), Boeing 737 aircraft

 Schedule Information

  • Depart AUS: 11:45AM; Arrive TUL: 1:10PM
  • Depart TUL: 1:35PM; Arrive AUS: 3:20PM

To book, and for fare and updated schedule information, visit www.southwest.com.

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