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United Airlines will increase the frequency of its flights from Heathrow to New York Newark to six-times daily.
The US carrier will operate an additional daily service during its summer schedule – April 5 to October 28.
It now offers more flights per day to Newark then any airline operating from Heathrow.
The additional flight, UA76, will depart Heathrow at 11:40 a.m, arriving in Newark at 15:05 p.m. The return flight, UA77, will depart Newark at 21:30 p.., arriving at Heathrow at 9:40 a.m.
The flights will be operated by Boeing 763-300 aircraft featuring a total of 214 seats – 30 Business Class and 184 in Economy, including 49 Economy Plus seats.
Flight times will be eight hours 25 minutes westbound and seven hours 10 minutes eastbound.
“This additional flight continues to demonstrate the success of our services from Heathrow to the East Coast,” said Bob Schumacher, United’s managing director sales – U.K. and Ireland. “Our New York hub provides our U.K. customers with more travel options, not only to the Big Apple, but also offers an extensive range of connections from Newark to destinations across the U.S. and beyond.”
Flight no. From Destination Departure Arrival
UA883 London Heathrow New York/Newark 8:40 a.m. 11:35 a.m.
UA28 London Heathrow New York/Newark 10:05 a.m. 1:10 p.m.
UA76 London Heathrow New York/Newark 11:40 a.m. 3:05 p.m.
UA17 London Heathrow New York/Newark 12:20 p.m. 3:25 p.m.
UA941 London Heathrow New York/Newark 4:00 p.m. 7:10 p.m.
UA921 London Heathrow New York/Newark 6:00 p.m. 9:05 p.m.
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