Today, JetBlue announced it will make its highly anticipated entrance into the transatlantic market with non-stop service between New York’s John F. Kennedy international Airport (JFK) and London Heathrow (LHR) starting August 11, 2021. JetBlue will further enhance its U.S. and U.K. schedules with non-stop service between New York JFK and London Gatwick (LGW) starting September 29, 2021. London service from Boston will start in summer 2022.
Flights on both routes will operate daily on JetBlue’s new Airbus A321 Long Range (LR) aircraft with 24 redesigned Mint suites, 117 core seats and the sleek and spacious Airspace cabin interior. JetBlue is set to take delivery of three A321LRs in 2021, all operating on the JFK routes. Additional A321LRs scheduled for 2022 will operate Boston service. The A321LR platform – offering the range of a wide-body but with the economics of a single-aisle aircraft – will allow JetBlue to effectively compete with the airline’s award-winning service and low fares on flights between the U.S. and London.
B6 007 New York (JFK) – London (LHR) 22:10 – 10:10+1 / daily
B6 020 London (LHR) – New York (JFK) 18:10 – 21:43 / daily
B6 043 New York (JFK) – London (LGW) 19:50 – 07:55+1 / daily
B6 044 London (LGW) – New York (JFK) 12:00 – 15:33 / daily
Seats on both Heathrow and Gatwick routes are on sale starting today with low fares for U.S.-based travellers starting at $599 roundtrip for the airline’s award-winning core experience and starting at $1,979 roundtrip for JetBlue’s premium Mint experience. U.K.-based travellers can enjoy special introductory roundtrip fares starting at £329 for core and £999 for Mint.