Southwest Airlines has filed an application with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide daily, nonstop service betweenDenver International Airport andLicenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The new service will begin in November, pending approvals from relevant governmental agencies.

“Our new daily flight from the Rockies to the Mexican Pacific coastline will give our Colorado customers, as well as connecting passengers, quick access to another international destination,” Southwest director-international planning Steven Swan said.“We expect strong demand from both leisure and business Customers for this route to the growing region that straddles both Jalisco and Nayarit.”

Southwest will initiate service to Puerto Vallarta, the carrier’s fourth destination in Mexico, on June 7, with a daily flight both to and from John Wayne Airport Orange County.