Jet Ready to Travel to St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Bonaire with JetBlue’s New Flights on Sale Today – Company Announcement (2024)

New flights from New York reinforce JetBlue’s position as a leading U.S. airline to the Caribbean, offering customers more options with low fares and great service

To celebrate launch, limited time $159 fares available online only on JetBlue.com

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2024--Seats are now available for sale on JetBlue's (Nasdaq: JBLU) recently announced new Caribbean service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). Flights between JFK and Argyle International Airport (SVD) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines will launch on October 9 and operate Wednesdays and Sundays1. JetBlue’s flights to Bonaire’s Flamingo International Airport (BON) will start November 5 and operate Tuesdays and Saturdays1. By the end of 2024, JetBlue will serve more than 80 nonstop destinations and offer an average of over 200 departures per day from New York City.

“This fall, we are excited to introduce Bonaire and St. Vincent and the Grenadines to our network as part of our strategy to serve underserved routes and our emphasis on adding flying into top leisure destinations,” said David Jehn, vice president, network planning and airline partnerships, JetBlue. “By offering nonstop service from New York’s JFK Airport to both islands, we look forward to strengthening our presence in Latin America and the Caribbean and bringing our low fares and great service to new markets, while giving our customers more travel options.”

JetBlue – currently the sixth largest airline in the U.S. – is known for having the most legroom in coach2, live television and on-demand entertainment on every seatback, free and fast Fly-Fi broadband internet3, complimentary snacks and soft drinks and great customer service.

Connecting New York to two new Caribbean destinations

JetBlue’s growth in the Caribbean is part of a broader reach into international markets where the airline’s great customer service and low fares have made it a leading airline. In recent years, the airline has built a robust network throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. With JetBlue’s entry into St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Bonaire, the airline will now operate in more than 25 countries in the region.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines, comprised of 32 islands and cays, is renowned for its warm people, volcanic landscapes, black and white sand beaches, and pristine sailing waters, representing the quintessential Caribbean paradise. Service from New York-JFK to St. Vincent is set to launch on October 9. JetBlue is set to become the first U.S. carrier ever to offer service from New York-JFK to St. Vincent.

"The government and people of St. Vincent and the Grenadines are thrilled to welcome JetBlue to the place we call home! This new service offers convenience, comfort, and exceptional service to visitors to our diverse destination,” said Honorable Carlos James, Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Sustainable Development and Culture. “We look forward to seeing you in St. Vincent and the Grenadines soon!"

Schedule between New York (JFK) and St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVD)

O perating Wednesdays and Sundays beginning October 9 1

JFK-SVD Flight #1639

SVD-JFK Flight #1640

9:29 a.m.2:19 p.m.

3:54 p.m.9:00 p.m.

Service between New York (JFK) and Bonaire will begin November 5, making JetBlue the only airline to offer nonstop service on the route. A Dutch island, Bonaire is renowned for its crystal clear waters, exceptional scuba diving and snorkeling with vibrant coral reefs and diverse marine life, earning its nickname “diver’s paradise.”

“This is a milestone partnership for us — adding a new relationship with JetBlue and expanding the options and accessibility for travelers coming from the Northeast,” said Miles Mercera, CEO at Tourism Corporation Bonaire. “The addition to JetBlue's repertoire of Caribbean routes gives a new audience of travelers the chance to visit with ease and explore the nature, culture and individuality of our beloved island."

Schedule between New York (JFK) and Bonaire (BON)

Operating Tuesdays and Saturdays beginning November 5 1

JFK-BON Flight #1643

BON-JFK Flight #1644

7:00 a.m.12:46 p.m.

2:10 p.m.6:30 p.m.

Book Better with JetBlue

To celebrate today’s launch, and for a limited time, travelers can take advantage of special $159 one-way fares for flights on these new routes, available online only on www.jetblue.com.4

Customers who book directly through jetblue.com are guaranteed to find our lowest fares and can enjoy additional benefits including access to all of JetBlue’s fare options, as well as fare sales and promotions, some of which may not be available through other third-parties; the ability to earn 2x TrueBlue points and participate in Points Pooling; seamless seat selections and upgrades to Even More® Space; 24/7 direct access to JetBlue’s customer service channels; and more.

About JetBlue

JetBlue is New York'sHometown Airline®, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles, Orlando and San Juan. JetBlue, known for its low fares and great service, carries customers to more than 100 destinations throughout the United States, Latin America, the Caribbean, Canada and Europe. For more information and the best fares, visit jetblue.com.

  1. Subject to receipt of government operating authority.
  2. JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach based on average fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airlines.
  3. Fly-Fi® and live television are available on all JetBlue-operated flights. Availability and coverage area may vary by aircraft. Details on inflight wi-fi and entertainment: https://www.jetblue.com/flying-with-us.
  4. New York (JFK) to Bonaire (BON): One-way only. Book by: 5/31/2024 for travel 11/5/2024-1/28/2025. New York (JFK) to St. Vincent (SVD): One-way only. Book by: 5/31/2024 for travel 10/9/2024-1/26/2025.

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Jet Ready to Travel to St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Bonaire with JetBlue’s New Flights on Sale Today – Company Announcement (2024)

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