BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Tourism Minister Ian Gooding-Edghill on Saturday announced that US based carrier, Delta Airlines is set to resume flights to the island effective November 21, eight years after suspending operations.
Speaking during a press conference, Golding-Edghill said Delta will offer a seven-day-a-week service from Atlanta, Georgia, and a weekly flight on Saturdays from New York starting December 23.
Operating with the 737-900 aircraft, Delta’s new daily service from Atlanta to Barbados is scheduled to depart Atlanta at 9:45 a.m.(local time) arriving in Barbados at 3:20 p.m.
The return flight from Barbados will depart at 4:40 p.m., arriving in Atlanta at 9 p.m.
Additionally, the Saturday-only flight from JFK will depart at 8:15 a.m., arriving in Barbados at 2 p.m. The return leg will depart the island at 3:25 p.m., landing at JFK at 7:35 p.m.
Both services are planned to operate until April 2025.