Airlines add National Championship game flights from GSP

GREER, S.C.—Clemson fans planning trips to San Jose, Calif., to watch the Tigers play for the national title have nonstop flight options from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP).


Delta Air Lines and American Airlines each added one nonstop flight from GSP to San Jose International Airport (SJC) before the Clemson Tigers rematch with the Alabama Crimson Tide. Flights will depart from GSP on Jan. 4 and Jan. 5 respectively.  United Airlines also added a nonstop flight to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) from GSP on Jan. 6.

“We are once again pleased that our airline partners have made air travel more convenient for Clemson fans departing from the Upstate,” said Dave Edwards, GSP’s president and CEO. “The airport has definitely enjoyed a special type of energy lately with holiday travelers and excited Clemson fans. We are looking forward to the continued excitement through the National Championship game.”

Delta’s flight from GSP to SJC will depart Jan. 4 at 4 p.m. American’s flight to SJC will depart from GSP on Jan. 5 at 12:15 p.m. United’s flight to SFO will depart on Jan. 6 at 11:45 a.m.

After the game, Delta will offer a return flight leaving SJC at 10 a.m.  American will offer two nonstop flights to GSP from SJC at 10:45 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. United’s flight will depart from SFO at 11:15 a.m.  All return flights will be on Jan. 8.

About Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is conveniently located between Greenville and Spartanburg, along I-85. More than 2.2 million passengers per year are served by six major airlines offering over 100 total daily flights to 19 destinations and one-stop connections to hundreds of cities across the globe. The airport is also a hub for air cargo, including automotive parts and other goods regularly flown to and from Europe and Mexico as well as throughout the United States. Learn more at gspairport.com.