Alaska Airlines launching second flight between Seattle and Tampa

The flight, which begins Dec. 19, will be the second daily flight between the two destinations and is part of a larger expansion of the airline's Florida destinations.
Alaska Airlines is launching a second flight from Seattle to Tampa. Pictured is a banner displayed at a press conference in 2014 when the first flight was launched. [SCOTT KEELER    |    Times (2014)]
Alaska Airlines is launching a second flight from Seattle to Tampa. Pictured is a banner displayed at a press conference in 2014 when the first flight was launched. [SCOTT KEELER | Times (2014)]
Published July 3

Alaska Airlines is offering another direct flight between Seattle and Tampa beginning in December. The flight, which begins Dec. 19, will be the second daily flight between the two cities and is part of a larger expansion of the airline's Florida destinations.

"As the leading airline in the Pacific Northwest, we're excited to offer even more service to sun-soaked locales this winter," said Brett Catlin, the airline's managing director of alliances and capacity planning.

Alaska Airlines will also offer a second daily flight between Seattle and Fort Lauderdale at the beginning of November, a second flight between Portland and Orlando beginning January 2020 and a third "peak day" flight between Seattle and Orlando beginning in January.

Contact Malena Carollo at mcarollo@tampabay.com or (727) 892-2249. Follow @malenacarollo.

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