Sun Country Announces New Summer Service To London
Convenient Low Fare Flights Begin June 11, 2010
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sun Country Airlines today announced new international service between the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul and London, England. The new flights will operate weekly from June 11 through August 15 departing the Twin Cities on Fridays with a midday return from London-Stansted airport on Sundays. The seasonal service will operate with an intermediate stop and offer both first class and coach seating on Sun Country’s Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Flights will be on sale beginning Monday, March 15, on SunCountry.com or by calling 1-800-FLY-NSUN.
“London is a great summer destination and we are looking forward to providing customers with a new way across the Atlantic. In addition, London’s Stansted airport is one of the best connection points to the continent with numerous flights on Europe’s leading low-fare airlines Ryanair and easyJet”
“London is a great summer destination and we are looking forward to providing customers with a new way across the Atlantic. In addition, London’s Stansted airport is one of the best connection points to the continent with numerous flights on Europe’s leading low-fare airlines Ryanair and easyJet,” said Stan Gadek, Sun Country president and CEO. “We’re expanding our Hometown Airline this summer to give our customers a familiar, convenient and value-based choice across the Atlantic. We’re excited to operate this new route and we think our passengers will be thrilled as well by the savings and high level of attention and award winning service that Sun Country is known for.”
London Stansted is Britain’s third busiest airport and the fastest-growing major airport in Europe. Located on the northeast side of London the airport serves nearly 23 million passengers a year and provides access to 162 destinations and 34 countries. Passengers will also enjoy easy access to London on the Stansted Express which operates every 15 minutes from the train station located below the passenger terminal.
Sun Country Vacations, in conjunction with Sun Country Airlines, is celebrating the start of the new trans-Atlantic service with special deals on airfare and hotels in and around London, the U.K. and across Europe. Visit Sun Country Vacations at suncountryvacations.com or call toll-free 1-877-835-2386 for more information and “Vacations Just About Anywhere.”
About Sun Country Airlines
Sun Country Airlines (MN Airlines, LLC, d.b.a. Sun Country Airlines) is based in St. Paul, Minnesota. The award-winning airline, which flies to popular destinations in the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean, has earned a reputation for offering world-class service at an affordable price. Sun Country has been named a “Top Ten Domestic Airline” by Travel+Leisure for the fourth year in a row and Condé Nast Traveler for the third year in a row. Customers can obtain more information by visiting either SunCountry.com or SunCountryVacations.com.
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Sun Country Airlines launch Trans-Atlantic service to London
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Sun Country Airlines from 11JUN10 to 15AUG10 is starting new 1 weekly Minneapolis – London Stansted service on board Boeing 737-800. The 737 will conduct a technical stop in Gander, Canada.
Schedule as follows:
SY047 MSP1640 – 2255YQX2355 – 0810+1STN 738 5
SY048 STN1200 – 1400YQX1500 – 1655MSP 738 7