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There's New Routes This Week from EVA Air, United, and Frontier

January 10, 2014 at 7:57 AM | by | ()

Sometimes it’s hard to stay on top of all the new route announcements that come our way, so we’ve complied a little bit of a rundown below. As long as you can afford the fares, this should definitely help add to your passport stamp collection.

· United:
It’s cold—we get it—and that means it’s time to book a little bit of a winter escape, and one of the easier options just has to be a trip to Florida. United is ready to take you there, as they just started up new nonstop flights between Denver and Fort Myers. Initially things were limited to just a few flights per week, but as of the other day these flights are now a daily option until around the beginning of April. There’s room for about 150 of your closest friends and family aboard the Boeing 737s that are set to serve these new routes. So grab a ticket, a seat, and enjoy your time in the Sunshine State.

· Qatar Airways:
Those carriers from the Middle East are always busy heading to new and exciting destinations across the globe, and this week is no exception as Qatar Airways is once again headed into the skies. We’ve heard that this is destination number 121 for the carrier, as its planes are now connecting Doha with Hangzhou over in China. Airbus A330s are doing all of the flying between the two countries, and as of now these flights are an option four times each and every week. With connections out of Doha to pretty much anywhere across the globe this just might be a great option for that around-the-world itinerary you keep dreaming about.

· EVA Airways:
Nothing is set in stone as of yet, but it does sound like EVA Airways is getting ready to boost their footprint to and from North America. Recently they revealed their plans to add more flights and frequencies, and it looks like those across the United States and Canada are the big winners. Flights in and out of New York will jump from five to seven in June, and over in San Francisco they’ll be going from 12 to 14 weekly flights. Los Angeles is getting a little more love as well, as they’re set to head to 21 from 18. As for Canada they’re scoring some flights as well as both Toronto and Vancouver are looking at getting four flights—an increase in one from their current numbers. The carrier calls Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport over in Taipei its home, so that’s where you’ll end up after the long-haul journey.

· Frontier:
The animal tails are on the move yet again, as this week Frontier is getting ready to head into the skies with some new options between here and there. Seasonal service is now doing its thing between Denver and Montego Bay, as the flights first took to the skies just before Christmas. Sundays are the day in which the planes do their thing, so you’re looking at missing a week of work if you want to hop aboard Frontier in both directions. It’s Airbus A319s doing all of the flying, and we’re pretty sure that this is the only carrier heading between the two destinations—so expect to pay for the pleasure to do so.

· Hawaiian Airlines:
There’s a lot more options to head over to Hawaii, as Hawaiian Airlines is starting up a new nonstop flight between Los Angeles and Maui beginning on July 1. They’re using some of their new Airbus A330s to do all the back and forth flying across the Pacific, and that means room for around just shy of 300 passengers. For those interested in timing things just right it looks like the flights will leaver from California around 11:15am and will arrive at Kahului Airport in Maui at 1:45pm—all times local. When the time arrives to head back home you’ll be leaving the islands at just before 4pm and returning to the mainland just minutes before midnight.

[Photos: InSapphoWeTrust and Jaunted]

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