United Airlines, a prestigious American airline based in Chicago, is launching a route to Croatia, more precisely to Dubrovnik, was announced today at the press conference of this airline, reports the portal Croatian Aviation
United Airlines will start flights to Dubrovnik from New York, so Dubrovnik will once again get a direct connection with the USA! In addition to a direct flight to New York, United will offer passengers from Dubrovnik a number of destinations in the rest of the United States and South America with one stop in New York.
United will operate to Dubrovnik as early as July 08 this year with a three-week flight. Departures are planned for Monday, Thursday and Saturday from New York and on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday from Dubrovnik, and will be timed to connect in Newark with over 65 North American cities.
On the flights to Dubrovnik, there will be B767-300 aircraft with a capacity of 30 seats in business class, 49 in premium economy class and 135 in economy class!
The addition of these new routes reflects the growing interest among United customers
"In the last month, searches on United.com for flights to Croatia, Greece and Iceland have increased by 61%.”States from United Airlines.
In 2019, there were more than 620 thousand American guests in Croatia, who spent over 1,5 million nights, and Dubrovnik is definitely the most visited destination of American guests. We remind you that in the summer of 2020, American Airlines planned to operate to Dubrovnik on a daily basis, but due to the global pandemic, the plans were completely changed.
In addition to American tourists, it should be noted that about 200 million Croats and their descendants currently live in the United States, most of them in Chicago, about 150.
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