United Airlines adds nonstop service to ChicagoStarting Dec. 17, jetting from here to there is going to be a whole lot easier for people in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin.
By: Press Release, Budgeteer News
Starting Dec. 17, jetting from here to there is going to be a whole lot easier for people in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. That’s when United Airlines will begin offering twice-daily nonstop service from Duluth International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport.
United and United Express offer 573 daily domestic flights from Chicago throughout the United States. O’Hare serves as United’s largest international gateway, with 19 international daily departures to destinations throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
The Duluth-to-Chicago flights will be operated by United Express carrier SkyWest Airlines, using 50-seat CRJ-200 regional jets. Flights begin Dec. 17, and daily flight times are as follows:
• Depart Duluth at 6 a.m.; arrive in Chicago at 7:27 a.m.
• Depart Duluth at 3:20 p.m.; arrive in Chicago at 4:47 p.m.
• Depart Chicago at 1:10 p.m.; arrive in Duluth at 2:41 p.m.
• Depart Chicago at 8:10 p.m.; arrive in Duluth at 9:41 p.m.
Flights can be booked online at www.united.com or through a travel agent.
The Duluth International Terminal Project is underway and expected to be completed in 2013. The airport will remain fully operational throughout the project.
About Duluth International Airport
In addition to the United service, Delta offers five daily nonstop flights to Minneapolis/St. Paul and two daily flights to Detroit. Allegiant Air offers two weekly nonstop flights to Las Vegas, and will begin offering two weekly nonstop flights to Orlando starting Nov. 20. For additional information, visit www.duluthairport.com.
~Information courtesy Duluth International Airport