NEW YORK – St. Kitts is pleased to announce the expansion of United Airlines Saturday service between the airline’s New York/Newark gateway airport, Liberty International Airport (EWR) and St. Kitts.
United will recommence service on November 19, 2016 and will fly throughout the winter, summer and fall in 2017.
"I am very pleased that we will be receiving additional flights from United Airlines," said the Hon. Lindsay F.P. Grant, Minister of Tourism, International Trade, Industry & Commerce. "The extension of United’s service will significantly increase capacity into the Federation from the New York metro area, a primary market for visitors to St. Kitts."
United will operate 50 percent more flights between EWR and SKB and will begin its winter season early this year on Nov. 19. United will operate Saturday-only service between EWR and SKB:
Flight Depart Arrive
UA 1925 EWR 8:50am SKB 2:00pm
UA 1926 SKB 2:50pm EWR 6:20pm
United will continue to utilize a 737-800 aircraft with capacity ranging from 154 to 166 seats for these flights.
These flights will complement existing non-stop airlift into St. Kitts from North America, providing more convenient options for travel to St. Kitts.