interCaribbean Airways on Monday announced that the airline will launch new nonstop services to Havana’s Jose Martí International Airport (HAV), from Providenciales (PLS), Turks & Caicos Islands on May 3, 2016.
Passengers traveling from any city in the airline’s network can connect in Providenciales for the Havana service.
The westbound flight to the Cuban capital city takes 1 hour and 50 minutes, with the return flight being 20 minutes longer.
Twice weekly service to Havana will be as follows:
“Seeing the demand for services to Cuba, interCaribbean Airways is pleased to launch new nonstop services and provides timed 45 minute connections to Cuba, from centrally located Turks & Caicos. With the USA easing entry to Cuba, we look forward to welcoming aboard those who wish to enjoy two destination trips, and increase trade and travel between our Caribbean Countries. Cuba is a beautiful country with so much to offer a visitor and one visit will not be enough.
With People to People visits from the United States, and new categories of travel for USA citizens, interCaribbean is well placed to facilitate entry to Santiago, and now to Havana, as we serve two of the most important cities of the country”, said Lyndon R. Gardiner, Chairman of interCaribbean Airways.
interCaribbean Airways began services to Santiago de Cuba in December 2015. Other international services include Antigua; Kingston and Montego Bay, Jamaica; Santo Domingo, Punta Cana and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic; Port au Prince, Haiti; and San Juan, Puerto Rico.