Monterey adds daily flights to Long Beach

ExpressJet Airlines is adding nonstop service connecting Monterey and Long Beach.

As of Nov. 11, the Houston-based airline will offer two daily roundtrip flights between Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) and Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB).

Ticket sales begin today, with one-way advance fares starting at $59.

ExpressJet introduced service in Monterey on May 14, with flights to both LA/Ontario and San Diego.