Clear sky



PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Today Frontier Airlines inaugurates three of four new nonstop destinations from T.F. Green Airport in Providence, R.I. (PVD) beginning service this fall, with its first flights to Miami, Fla. (MIA), New Orleans, La. (MSY) and Tampa, Fla. (TPA). Tomorrow, the first flight to Ft. Myers, Fla. (RSW) will take off from this airport. The new low fare service was celebrated with events at the airport and special fares only at FlyFrontier.com. 

“Frontier airlines has been a great addition to the Rhode Island market,” said Iftikhar Ahmad, President and CEO of Rhode Island Airport Corporation.  “They have a great product that is resonating with our community and it is evident by the strong response by our passengers.”

“Today we introduce a new, more affordable way to travel for the Rhode Island community,” said Seth Neuschwander, director network planning – Frontier Airlines “We’re offering not only amazing low fares, but a reliable and friendly service that allows customers to customize their travel experience to their needs and their budget. This empowers more people than ever before to fly. This is what our Low Fares Done Right philosophy is all about.”

Summary of new service:


F9 988 Depart MIA:  9:45 a.m. Arrive PVD: 12:57 p.m.

F9 989 Depart PVD: 1:45 p.m. Arrive MIA: 5:09 p.m.

Frequency: Daily

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Oct. 5



F9 478 Depart MSY: 11:05 p.m. Arrive PVD: 3:14 p.m.

F9 481 Depart PVD: 4:00 p.m. Arrive MSY: 6:28 p.m.

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Oct. 5



F9 992 Depart TPA: 12:10 p.m. Arrive PVD: 3:00 p.m.

F9 993 Depart PVD: 7:55 a.m. Arrive TPA: 11:05 a.m.

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Oct. 5

Providence (PVD) – Fort Myers (RSW)

F9 985 Depart PVD: 7:35 a.m. Arrive RSW: 10:57 a.m.

F9 984 Depart RSW: 12:05 p.m. Arrive PVD: 3:00 p.m.

Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Oct. 6


About Frontier Airlines: 

Frontier Airlines is committed to offering ‘Low Fares Done Right’ to more than 60 destinations in the United States, Dominican Republic and Mexico on nearly 300 daily flights. Headquartered in Denver, Frontier’s hard-working aviation professionals pride themselves in delivering the company’s signature Rocky Mountain hospitality to customers. Frontier Airlines is the proud recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s 2015 Diamond Award for maintenance excellence and was recently named the industry’s most fuel-efficient airline by The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) as a result of superior technology and operational efficiencies.


Tickets must be purchased by 11:59 pm Eastern time on Oct. 6, 2017 for nonstop travel on Tuesdays & Wednesdays through Dec. 17, 2017.  7 day advance purchase applies.  The following blackout dates apply: Nov. 17-27, 2017.

Fares are one way and do not require roundtrip purchase.

Discount Den fares are only available at FlyFrontier.com to members of Discount Den.

Fare(s) shown includes all transportation fees, surcharges and taxes, and are subject to change without notice.  Seats are limited at these fares and certain flights and/or days of travel may be unavailable.  
Depending on the fare type purchased, nonrefundable tickets may be transferred for a fee of up to $75, or reissued for alternate flights for a fee of up to $99, as well as a possible fare increase. The name change fee and itinerary change fee are not exclusive of each other. Previously purchased tickets may not be exchanged for these special fare tickets. Flight segment(s) must be cancelled prior to scheduled departure time or the ticket(s) and all monies will be forfeited.

 Tickets purchased at FlyFrontier.com must be paid for at the time the reservation is made, you may request a full refund up to 24 hours after the time of purchase, if the purchase is made 7 days (168 hours) or more prior to your flight’s departure. This ticket may be canceled and refunded at the My Trips section on FlyFrontier.com.  Additional travel services, such as baggage (https://www.flyfrontier.com/travel-information/baggage/) and advance seat assignments (https://www.flyfrontier.com/travel-information/seating-options/) are available for purchase separately at an additional charge. Fares include all transportation fees, surcharges and taxes, and are subject to change without notice. Some markets do not offer daily service. Schedules are subject to change without notice. Flights are operated by Frontier Airlines. Other restrictions may apply.

Other News