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Sun Country Expanding Flights to Oregon, Minnesota at Lambert

Sun Country is expanding it's reach at Lambert, after it started flights from St. Louis to to Fort Myers and Tampa, Fl. this past fall.

January 08, 2019 - 10:10 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Sun Country Airlines announced an expanded national summer route schedule which includes two new seasonal destinations from St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL). 

Sun Country will launch nonstop service twice a week to Portland, Or. beginning on June 7. Sun Country will also begin nonstop flights four times a week to Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (MSP) on June 7. Tickets are available now at with fares as low as $69 one-way, with purchase by January 15, 2019.

“We’re excited that Sun Country is offering these new flights to two popular destinations that will give travelers more options for their vacation plans this upcoming summer,” said STL Director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge.

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Sun Country started flights at STL with seasonal service to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and Tampa, FL (TPA) this past fall.

“Our focus on low fares and great customer service has been a great fit in this market, and we look forward to our continued partnership with St. Louis Lambert International Airport,” said Sun Country Chief Commercial Officer Ted Botimer.

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Sun Country Airlines announced that the new STL flights are part of the largest addition of routes in the company’s history for scheduled service, which includes 19 new routes and seven new airports. Sun Country operates out of Terminal 1, Gate C27.

STL airlines operate 250 daily departures to 70 destinations serving more than 15 million passengers a year.