US provider Jetblue will function a daytime flight between New York and London for the primary time this summer time.
This day by day flight will in a single day at Heathrow and return to New York early the following day.
First flight eastbound is efficient March 25 with the return westbound service being on March 26.
Schedules are as follows:
- Jetblue 1107 New York JFK-London Heathrow 0830-2045
- Jetblue 2220 London Heathrow-New York JFK 0825-1140
All instructed the airline says it’s going to function three New York-London flights in summer time 2023.
Two of those (together with the brand new daytime service) will function into Heathrow, with the third destined for Gatwick.
Jetblue will even proceed with its single day by day flight from Boston into each Heathrow and Gatwick.
Daytime eastbound transatlantic providers have loved a combined reception from our readers.
A few of you (and I embody myself on this respect) desire daytime flights each methods however I realise that many desire the time financial savings supplied by eastbound overnights.
One might additionally argue that daytime eastbound might be thought-about a luxurious.
Corporations could need to pay for an additional evening’s lodge lodging in New York whereas US-departing leisure travellers could also be confronted with the price of further UK lodging.
This should be why eastbound daytime flights (which have been working for a lot of many years) haven’t flourished as have their in a single day counterparts.
Certainly it was solely Concorde who succeeded in working each eastbound New York-London flights as daytime providers – for apparent causes.
Having stated this, British Airways launched a daytime service between Newark and London Heathrow in June 2022, with the flight departing New York at 0755 and arriving into London at 1955.