Airlines resume Chicago/Houston flight service from Ontario Airport in August

Ontario International Airport (ONT) has announced passengers will be able to fly nonstop to Chicago and Houston in August, as airlines resume flight serve, the company said.

August marks the fourth straight month of flight increases for the Southern California airport.

Southwest Airlines will resume nonstop service to Chicago´s Midway International Airport (MDW) seven days a week beginning August 11, while increasing its current schedules to Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix and Sacramento.

United Airlines will resume daily nonstop service between ONT and Houston´s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) on August 3. United will operate service through Mesa Airlines d/b/a United Express.

Frontier Airlines will add two flights per week to Denver.

Based on current airline schedules, ONT will have 47 daily departures on average in August, 36% lower than August last year.

Ontario International Airport (ONT) is located 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in the center of Southern California. It is a full-service airport which, before the coronavirus pandemic, offered nonstop commercial jet service to 26 major airports in the US, Mexico and Taiwan.