MIAMI — JetBlue announced a new daily service between Newark Liberty (EWR) and Santo Domingo’s Las Américas International Airport (SDQ), subject to government approval.
The first flight between both cities will take off on a 150-seat Airbus A320 by May 3, 2018, making Santo Domingo JetBlue’s fourth route to the Caribbean.
With the new addition, JetBlue becomes the airline with more daily services to the Dominican Republic. Flight #1203 will depart EWR at 6:00 a.m. to finally arrive SDQ at 9:54 a.m. The returning service will leave Santo Domingo at 10:54 a.m. arriving Newark at 2:59 p.m.
The airline already serves more than ten daily flights to five airports in the Dominican Republic – La Romana (LRM), Puerto Plata (POP), Punta Cana (PUJ), Santiago (STI) and SDQ – from New York JFK.
SDQ becomes JetBlue’s fourth route to the Caribbean. The airline serves Santiago and San Juan, Puerto Rico year-round, and operates winter seasonal service on Saturdays to Bridgetown, Barbados.
JetBlue carries more than 38 million customers a year to 101 cities in the U.S., Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 1,000 daily flights.