Many travelers like to search for cheap flights and save some money to be able to invest more on their vacation. New air routes by low-cost airlines promise great deals for such travelers and vacationers. In 2018, a few of these air routes will be introduced which will offer cheap flights. And with that thought in mind, we bring to you the top 5 new air routes that promise cheap flights this year.
1. West Coast to Hawaii: Southwest Airlines
This route has been heavily anticipated by many and Southwest airlines has introduced it this year. Although flights don’t schedule till 2019, the tickets have already been started selling to eager customers. The cities where they are flying to have not been officially mentioned by the airline yet but people are saying that the first flights will be from either Oakland or San Jose to Honolulu – the capital of Hawaii. The flights could expand to other popular cities and tourist islands as well. The airline will allow their signature two free checked baggage for the passengers.
2. Seattle to Chicago O’Hare: Spirit Airlines
Spirit has been known to a good number of people for its cheap tickets, baggage and seat selection. This year the airline will add more than a dozen cheap flights to various cities across the USA. Among them, new routes from Detroit, Orlando, Seattle and Tampa will be introduced this year. The Chicago-Seattle service will use their biggest airplane the A321. Spirit airline operates more than 400 flights daily to over 60 destinations across United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The airline gives passengers the option to choose their facilities on the flight and pay only for those facilities, as a result, is the first choice for many.
3. Chicago to London Gatwick: Norwegian Airlines
Norwegian airline has been awarded the world’s best low-cost long-haul airline by the Skytrax Company. The airline has had progressive expansion throughout the United States. It has added two cities- Chicago and Austin for non-stop flights to London. The airline will provide the Boeing 787s for the flights which a long haul, two engine jet. The airline has also said to launch double daily flights from New York / Stewart to Dublin. With its already acclaimed status in Norway, the airline has also started to receive a huge response from people in the US and UK as well.
4. Honolulu to Singapore: Scoot Airlines
Scoot airline is a Singaporean low-cost airline. It is a subsidiary of the Singapore airlines and is quite famous to Singaporeans for its budget-friendly flights. The flights use the Boeing 787s and operate to Honolulu, Osaka, and Singapore 4 times a week. The airline offers regular economy and premium economy known as ‘Scoot Biz’. Scoot has traffic rules in Osaka and can get you to Japan from Hawaii as far as it doesn’t touch the United States mainland, although California might be an exception.
5. Boston to Birmingham: Primera Air
Primera Air is a transatlantic is a low fare hopeful which is set to start this year. They will operate flights from Boston and Newark to Birmingham. The London and Paris flights have been started from this April with the A321 airplanes. The airline will offer conventional-economy, premium- economy and stretch-economy fares to the customers. The initial fares for the flights will include just about everything along with a few bundled fare options. Primera has been around for almost a decade and has its headquarters in both Latvia and Denmark.