United Airlines has unveiled plans to launch a new
hourly shuttle service between Washington's Reagan National
Airport and New York/Newark Liberty International Airport.
will operate a 50-seat Bombardier CRJ-550 on most flights.
Tickets for the 13 daily flights between New
York/Newark and Washington, D.C. will be available for purchase
beginning tomorrow, 18 January with service scheduled to start on
29 March 2020.
customers who regularly travel between Washington, D.C. and New
York – one of the busiest routes in the country – have told us
they value convenient flights and a comfortable ride above all
else," said Sarah Murphy, United's senior vice president of United
Express. "With our new shuttle service aboard the one-of-a-kind
CRJ-550, United Airlines is the only carrier to deliver both."
United's CRJ-550 features:
- 10 seats in United
First, 20 seats in Economy Plus, and 20 Economy seats;
for every customer to bring a roller bag on board;
self-serve refreshment center for United First customers featuring
an assortment of snacks and beverages; and
- The ability to stay connected while in flight
with United Wi-Fi.
Flights are currently scheduled to start at 06:00
from both airports and end at 18:00 from DCA and 20:00 from EWR.
Some of the flights will be operated with Embraer E-175 aircraft
so check with United if you prefer to fly on a particular