aha! debuted new nonstop service between Idaho Falls Regional Airport (IDA) and Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) on Thursday.
The new flights depart Reno-Tahoe airport on Thursdays and Sundays at 7:40am PT and arrives in Idaho Falls at 10:15am MT.
Powered by ExpressJet Airlines, the IDA-RNO return flight departs Idaho Falls at 10:55am MT and arrives in Reno at 11:30am PT. All flights are taken using the 50-seat Embraer ERJ145 regional jet.
"Today's inaugural marks our first entry into the Gem State and we're excited to offer travelers in Idaho Falls nonstop access to all that Reno-Tahoe has to offer, including an incredible gaming experience, a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options in the downtown Riverwalk District, and the sparkling blue waters of North Lake Tahoe," said Tim Sieber, head of ExpressJet's aha! business unit.
"It's also now easier than ever before for our customers in Reno to visit the Greater Yellowstone area and the amazing hot springs and waterfalls of the Tetons."
aha! offers flights from 10 cities throughout California, Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. These destinations include Fresno/Yosemite, Ontario/Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Santa Rosa/Napa Valley, Spokane, and Bend/Redmond.