United Airlines Adds 127 New Flights for College Football Fans; Partne

United Airlines announced the addition of 127 new nonstop flights to its schedule, catering specifically to college football fans this season.

This move expands the airline’s commitment to aiding fans in supporting their favorite teams, including Wisconsin, USC, University of Michigan, Penn State, and more, across 30 games this season.

The expansion comes as a follow-up to last year’s successful initiative when more than 50,000 fans flew United to attend some of the most iconic college football games across the country.

“We’re committed to providing a best-in-class travel experience for our customers, whether they’re traveling around the globe or flying to see their favorite college football team play,” said Patrick Quayle, Senior Vice President of Global Network Planning and Alliances at United.

“We’re pleased to deliver a schedule this season that makes it easy for fans to come together and support their teams on the road.”

In a unique partnership to drum up excitement among football enthusiasts, United is teaming up with 2023 Heisman Award Winner and USC Trojans quarterback, Caleb Williams. Under a name, image, likeness (NIL) agreement, Williams will be featured in United’s advertising and social media campaigns throughout the season.

Commenting on the partnership, Caleb Williams said, “I’m excited to collaborate with United Airlines to help spread the news of these special college football flights so fans from all over the country can experience that energy first-hand.”

This strategic move by United Airlines brings together the world of sports and travel, facilitating a seamless and enjoyable experience for fans to rally behind their favorite college football teams.

The airline has added more flights and will be flying larger planes to select cities for the following games:

  • Sept. 2: Tennessee State University @ University of Notre Dame
  • Sept. 3: Louisiana State University @ Florida State University
  • Sept. 9: University of Texas-Austin @ University of Alabama
  • Sept. 9: University of Nevada, Las Vegas @ University of Michigan
  • Sept. 9: University of Cincinnati @ University of Pittsburgh
  • Sept. 9: University of Notre Dame @ North Carolina State University
  • Sept. 16: Northwestern University @ Duke University
  • Sept. 16: University of Washington – Seattle @ Michigan State University
  • Sept. 23: Ohio State University @ University of Notre Dame
  • Sept. 23: University of Arkansas @ Louisiana State University
  • Sept. 23: University of Mississippi @ University of Alabama
  • Sept. 23: University of Iowa @ Penn State University
  • Sept 23: University of Oklahoma @ University of Cincinnati
  • Sept. 30: Louisiana State University @ University of Mississippi
  • Sept. 30: University of Notre Dame @ Duke University
  • Oct. 7: University of Arkansas @ University of Mississippi
  • Oct. 14: University of Southern California @ University of Notre Dame
  • Oct. 14: University of Arkansas @ University of Alabama
  • Oct. 14: Louisiana State University @ Auburn University
  • Oct. 14: Ohio State University @ Purdue University
  • Oct. 14: University of Iowa @ University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Oct. 21: University of Tennessee @ University of Alabama
  • Oct. 21: Penn State University @ Ohio State University
  • Oct. 28: University of Pittsburgh @ University of Notre Dame
  • Oct. 28: Ohio State University @ University of Wisconsin
  • Nov. 4: University of Notre Dame @ Clemson University
  • Nov. 4: Louisiana State University @ University of Alabama
  • Nov. 11: University of Michigan @ Penn State University
  • Nov. 11: University of Pittsburgh @ Syracuse University
  • Nov. 18: University of Georgia @ University of Tennessee
  • Nov. 18: Wake Forest University @ University of Notre Dame

Tickets are on sale now in the United app or at United.com.

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