United Airlines announced a new Saturday flight between Punta Cana and the George Bush International Airport in Houston, beginning December 20, 2014.
United Airlines operates five flights from various U.S. cities into Punta Cana, one of the Caribbean’s most important tourism destinations.
The flight is scheduled to depart Houston at 10:15 a.m. and arrive in Punta Cana at 5:05 p.m. It will depart Punta Cana at 5:00 p.m. and land in Houston at 7:10 p.m., all local times.
The airline will use a Boeing 737-800 aircraft with 154 seats: 16 in United Business, 48 in Economy Plus and 138 in United Economy.
From March 8 thru May 3, 2015 United Airlines will additional flights on Saturdays and Sundays.
Currently United Airlines flies in to Punta Cana from Hartford, Ct. on Mondays; on Tuesdays from Jacksonville and Lansing, Michigan; Wednesday, from Nebraska; Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from Newark, New Jersey and on Saturdays and Sundays from Washington.