News and notes from Hartsfield-Jackson, the world's busiest airport

Southwest adds Atlanta-Nashville flights with $19 one-way fare sale

Southwest Airlines is adding flights from Atlanta to Nashville starting Aug. 7.

The carrier launched a fare sale with prices starting at $19 each way for purchase through Saturday, with limited seats and various restrictions on dates of travel and other factors.

Dallas-based Southwest, the second-largest carrier at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, said it had gotten requests for the service from the business community in both Nashville and Atlanta. It will operate five departures a day on weekdays and three a day on weekends.

-- Stay up to date on the latest news on Atlanta airline travel by following  Atlanta Airport News Now on Facebook.


Southwest in Atlanta: fewer flights, more local fliers

Nashville – an Atlanta competitor – ups the ante on transit investment

Tennessee: Where to find hot chicken, French-Creole food, good burgers Southwest is adding flights from Atlanta to Nashville.

Reader Comments ...

About the Author

Business reporter Kelly Yamanouchi covers airlines and the airport.