SkyWest Airlines will launch nonstop jet service between its home airport in St. George to Denver International Airport in June.
The airline will fly the route as United Express for United Airlines with a 50-passenger CRJ200 regional jet.
Beginning June 6, flights will depart Mondays through Sundays from Denver at 1:30 p.m. and arrive in St. George at 3:15 p.m., according to SkyWest.
Return flights will leave St. George at 3:40 p.m. and land in Denver at 5:18 p.m.
Customers can book seats at www.united.com or by calling United at 1-800-864-8331.
To free up a jet for the route, SkyWest will discontinue flying between St. George and Los Angeles on April 9.
SkyWest operates a nonstop route for Delta Air Lines between St. George and Salt Lake City International Airport. It flies the route as Delta Connection.
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