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United Adds Flights to Destinations as They Reopen to Vaccinated Travelers

by Mary Melnick

Apr 21, 2021
Daily

With more and more destinations opening and welcoming vaccinated travelers, United Airlines adds three new flights to its international network. Travelers have more options for summer travel by flying directly to top countries that reopened.

 

Beginning in July, United will offer new, direct flights from Newark Liberty International Airport to Dubrovnik (DBV), Croatia; Washington Dulles International Airport to Athens (ATH), Greece; and Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Reykjavik (KEF), Iceland.

“As countries around the world begin the process of reopening, leisure travelers are eager to take a long-awaited getaway to new international destinations,” said Patrick Quayle, vice president of International Network and Alliances, United Airlines. “These three new routes unlock the natural beauty of the outdoors for our guests. They are also the latest example of how United is remaining nimble in rebuilding our network.”

United plans to add the only non-stop service between the United States, and Croatia, July 8, with service to Dubrovnik on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast. There will be three weekly flights from Newark through Oct. 3.

As for flights to Greece, this new route marks the first time daily, non-stop flights have been available between Washington, D.C., and Athens.

United is expanding its service to Iceland with the first U.S. carrier service from Chicago to Reykjavik, beginning July 1 and running daily through Oct. 3.

For more information on these new routes, visit United’s website.

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