FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) – The Diamond Hogs have punched their ticket to the super regionals in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Even so, owing to airline pricing, Razorback fans in Arkansas are going to have a a lot tougher time heading to assist the workforce.
Marsha Fuller is a area travel advisor right here in Fayetteville. She states for a family of two searching to go to the super regionals you ought to be organized to pay around $2000 in airfare by yourself.
“We have not experienced a large amount of calls for flights going to the tremendous regionals, which is quite shocking,” suggests Fuller.
Alex English with Northwest Arkansas Nationwide Airport suggests gas prices, pilot shortages, and general demand are playing into these charges.
Having said that, she thinks it could be far more than airline prices actively playing into people’s capacity to go to super regionals.
She says even before the Razorbacks conquer OSU, there may perhaps not have been airline seats available.
“A great deal of these flights are stuffed presently our availability is limited due to the fact we don’t have as several seats accessible since of the pilot lack,” says English.
We did the math for any individual hunting to make the 15-hour street trip from Fayetteville.
An normal sedan will cost you $350 round-excursion with gasoline selling prices remaining what they are an SUV will be in the $640 selection.
This would be on best of a hotel if you can not generate 15 several hours in one particular working day and the $320 ordinary ticket price for the recreation alone on Saturday.