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February 17, 2015 13:34 ET

Vacation Express Celebrates Inaugural Flight From Pittsburgh to Cancun

Non-Stop Flights to Punta to Start Next Month, Grand Bahama Island Begins in August

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 17, 2015) - Last Sunday, February 15, Vacation Express celebrated the inaugural flight from Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) to Cancun International Airport (CUN), the gateway to Cancun and Riviera Maya. This flight is the beginning of weekly, exclusive, non-stop flights to Cancun, Mexico. In addition to Cancun, Vacation Express will begin exclusive, non-stop flights to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) next month on March 14, 2015, and later this summer, introduce more non-stop flights to Grand Bahama Island.

These weekly flights to Cancun depart early morning on Sundays and return in the afternoon on Saturdays, giving travelers the maximum amount of time for a great vacation. All of the exclusive, non-stop flights offered by Vacation Express are included in the all-inclusive vacations that you can find at vacationexpress.com.

"Vacation Express has become known for affordable flights and vacation packages, giving travelers the ease of well-timed flights that allow more beach time," said Kevin Hernandez, Vice President of Sales and Digital Strategy. "By partnering with top rated airlines we can offer travelers amazing experiences at an affordable price, which is terrific for couples, families or groups looking to get away."

The flights are operated by Interjet on their A320 planes offering roomy seating with comfortable cabin seats and two free checked bags for each person, each up 44 pounds, a complimentary bar, inflight movies and music with complimentary headsets and a "ladies only" restroom.

Exclusive, non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Cancun, Grand Bahama Island and Punta Cana are new seasonal, non-stop flights starting this year. Cancun non-stop flights will continue through the summer until August 2, 2015. These 6-night all-inclusive packages featuring non-stop flights, accommodations at an all-inclusive resort, local representative and taxes start at $899.*

Punta Cana all-inclusive vacations with non-stop air begin next month, March 14 and continue until August 1, with 6-night vacation packages starting at $949*. These flights are operated by Swift Air, LLC with their B737-400 planes. The flights include a limited complimentary bar, snacks and a free checked bag per person up to 44 pounds. Those who would like to upgrade to first class also get comfortable 2x2 seating with extra legroom, an additional checked bag free and priority check-in and boarding.

Exclusive, non-stop flights to Grand Bahama Island will start August 7 and continue until October 26, 2015 on Sunwing Airlines B737-800 planes. The flights include beverages, in-flight entertainment and a free checked bag per person up to 44 pounds. Passengers interested in upgrading to Elite Plus Service for $50 will also receive extra legroom seats, advance seat selection, priority check-in, boarding and baggage handling and an extra 22 pounds for your checked bag. These 4-nights, all-inclusive vacation packages are starting at $699*.

About Vacation Express:
Vacation Express, part of Sunwing Travel Group Inc., has been in existence for 25 years and offers quality vacation packages to over 35 destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico and Costa Rica with a focus on value and client satisfaction. Vacation Express prides itself on affordability, convenience, customer service and great vacation experiences. While most travelers book online, you may also reach the VACATIONEXPRESS.com reservation center seven days a week at 1-800-309-4717. Exclusive charter flights operated by Sunwing Airlines, Aeromexico, Swift Air, LLC, Interjet, Xtra Airways and Volaris. See operator / participant agreement for details.

Additional Notes: *Price reflects hotel that features All-Inclusive Plans. Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Advertised prices available for bookings made electronically through your travel agent; small service fee of $10 applies when booking through Vacation Express Call Center. For full terms and conditions, hotel and description of all services, please refer to the Vacation Express 2014 Brochure, www.vacationexpress.com or call 1.800.486.9777. Vacation Express now accepts debit cards that offer the same consumer protection as credit cards. See operator/participant agreement for details. Flights operated by Interjet, Swift Air, LLC or Sunwing Airlines. Packages are limited and subject to change without prior notice. Not responsible for errors or omissions.

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