Low-cost carriers have increased their market share over the years, and now they're taking advantage of legacy lines’ capacity cuts to expand their networks as well. Routes to international destinations are growing in popularity, which benefits travelers seeking bargains to places outside the United States’ borders.
This route map offers a look at recent and upcoming low-cost carrier routes to the Caribbean and Latin America, though these airlines also fly to more far-flung destinations. If you’re planning a trip to any of these destinations, be sure to compare prices among carriers (including additional fees you may incur, such as checked baggage). The increased competition from low-cost carriers often means lower prices across the board.
Want to know more about all the places you can go aboard low-cost airlines? Keep an eye out in March for a more in-depth article about low-cost carriers flying to other international destinations, including Canada, Europe, and even Asia.
Download: Low Cost Carrier International Routes