Alaska Airlines launches new nonstop service between San Diego/Spokane

Alaska Airlines has announced it has added daily nonstop service between San Diego and Spokane, Washington, to increase travel options for West Coast travelers, the company said.

The new service, which is scheduled to begin on Oct. 1, will be the only nonstop flight offered between the two cities. 

The Embraer 175 jet will fly the new route. This year, Alaska will average 46 daily departures to 28 destinations from San Diego, including the most nonstop flights to Mexico and Hawaii.

Alaska Airlines and its regional partners fly 44 million guests a year to more than 115 destinations with an average of 1,200 daily flights across the United States and to Mexico, Canada and Costa Rica.