ALG Vacations returns: nonstop flights from Lansing airport to Cancun, Punta Cana and Montego Bay for 2023
LANSING, Mich.— ALG Vacations (ALGV) announced they are returning their international service to the Capital Region International Airport (LAN) for the 2023 season. ALGV and its brands Apple Vacations, Funjet Vacations, Travel Impressions, CheapCaribbean.com and BeachBound are now taking reservations for nonstop flights from LAN to three highly popular destinations: Cancun, Mexico; Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; and new for 2023 to Montego Bay, Jamaica. The new nonstop service begins Jan. 28, 2023 and runs through April 6, 2023.
“In any given year, it’s never too early to think about planning your next vacation. This year again brings even more incentives to book early and lock in your reservations for your warm-weather getaway,” said Nicole Noll-Williams, president and CEO of the Capital Region Airport Authority (CRAA). “These nonstop flights to Mexico, the Dominican Republic, as well as the return of Jamaica for 2023 are another reminder that LAN is a gateway to popular vacation destinations around the world.”
Beginning Jan. 28, 2023, nonstop flights from LAN to Cancun will depart three times weekly – Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays. Nonstop flights from LAN to Punta Cana will depart two times weekly – Sundays and Thursdays. Finally, beginning Feb. 3, 2023, nonstop flights from LAN to Montego Bay will depart once per week on Fridays. The flights are provided by Swift Air, and Preferred Perks Plus or Premium Class reservations are also offered.
“Lansing and the surrounding region have continued to be a successful market for vacation companies like our Apple Vacations, Funjet Vacations, and Travel Impressions brands for many years, and we’re excited to bring this service back to LAN for 2023,” said Ray Snisky, group president, ALGV. “We are grateful that both vacationers and travel advisors alike have helped make this a significant winter gateway to popular vacation destinations like Mexico and the Dominican Republic and are pleased to add service to Jamaica for 2023.”
“The return of our international service with ALGV for 2023 is great news for both LAN and the entire mid-Michigan region,” said CRAA Board Chairman John Shaski. “These international flights draw in passengers from throughout Michigan and our neighboring states, even Canada, and provide convenient and affordable access to sunny beach destinations when Michiganders need it the most. This air service helps support the local economy and continues to be in high-demand year after year. It’s never too early to make reservations for a winter-weather escape.”
The Capital Region Airport Authority owns and operates the Capital Region International Airport (LAN), Mason Jewett Field Airport (TEW) and Port Lansing – a global logistics center and mid-Michigan’s only U.S. Port of Entry. The Capital Region International Airport is an important asset in the mid-Michigan community, driving $1 billion annually in economic impact with 700 people employed at the airport. The airport welcomes more than 352,000 visitors each year to connect throughout the country and the world. In addition to providing corporate and general aviation, the Capital Region International Airport moves 63.5 million pounds of cargo annually and is one of two airports in the state with a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Federal Inspection Station. Port Lansing, mid-Michigan’s only U.S. Port of Entry and home to Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) #275 covering eight counties, also features a 48,000-square-foot cargo facility and container freight station, and 425 acres of ready-to-develop land. For more information, go to FlyLansing.com and visit the airport’s Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter accounts.