By November, you will have one more way to Florida and out of the cold. JetBlue Airways will begin service from Bradley on Nov. 17.
The popular discount airline will begin travel from Connecticut to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando.
There will be two daily nonstop services to both Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and Orlando International Airport.
“This is a big win for all of us – our travelers, our business partners and Connecticut’s economy,” Gov. M. Jodi Rell said in a news release. “Our citizens tell us they want more travel options and JetBlue is just the partner to help us do just that. More and more, Bradley is leading the way in creating the solutions our customers demand.”
“For many years, the public has been asking, ‘When is JetBlue coming to Bradley?’ As of November, that will become a reality!” Eric N. Waldron, Airport Administrator of Bradley International Airport, said.
Ticket prices will be as low as $69 each way from today through April 30 at www.jetblue.com for travel between Nov. 30 and Dec. 15.
JetBlue will leave Bradley for Ft. Lauderdale at 7:20 a.m. and arrive at 10:40 a.m.
There will be another flight at 4:10 p.m., arriving in Ft. Lauderdale at 7:30 p.m.
JetBlue will depart Ft. Lauderdale at 11:15 a.m. and arrive at Bradley at 2:15 p.m. A second flight will depart at 7:50 p.m. and arrive at 10:50 p.m.
JetBlue will leave Bradley for Orlando at 8:45 a.m. and arrived at 11:55 a.m. The next flight leaves at 3 p.m., arriving at 6:10 p.m.
Return service will leave Orlando at 12:40 p.m. and arrive at 3:25 p.m. The second flight departs at 6:55 p.m. and arrives at 9:40 p.m.