A fairly new airline is now offering non-stop flights to Myrtle Beach from Albany in an effort to expand their presence in the vacation destination.

Elite Airways has announced that beginning April 5, they will offer non-stop flights from Albany to Myrtle Beach on Thursdays and Sundays.

Fares start at $199 for a one-way ticket and your first checked bag is free.

More about Elite Airways from EliteAirways.net:

Elite Airways operates a fleet of Bombardier CRJ-200 and CRJ-700 jet airliners known for comfort and efficiency, and maintains an impeccable safety record. Elite Airways passengers receive free onboard snacks and beverages, first checked bag up to 50lbs (or one oversized golf bag), and no ticketing change fees (see website for details). Elite Airways is also pet friendly.

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