JetBlue Soars into Providence

JetBlue A320 Landing at Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue A320 on Final Approach at Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

JetBlue’s 75th Destination: Providence, Rhode Island

Residents of Providence, Rhode Island, now have another value option to Florida. JetBlue is taking Southwest Airlines head-on with new, non-stop flights from Providence T.F. Green International Airport (PVD) to Orlando International (MCO) and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Intl Airport (FLL).

The New York based airline will fly once daily to Flordia’s Theme Park Capital, Orlando, along with one daily flight to Fort Lauderdale in South Florida. The new service puts Providence on the map as JetBlue’s 75th destination.   The new Orlando flights provide easy connections to Aguadilla, Puerto Rico (BQN), Montego Bay, Jamaica (MBJ), and Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) with JetBlue.

If Providence is your destination, you’ll be in for a tasty delight. Travel + Leisure magazine named Providence as the best city to get a delicious meal. Visitors and Foodies alike will enjoy the culinary delights between the restaurants, cafes, bars & grills, and street food of the third largest city in New England.

Joanna Geraghty, JetBlue’s executive vice president and chief people officer, present for the inaugural service, said, “Providence is JetBlue’s diamond destination, and our seventh airport served in New England, giving customers even more convenient options for traveling in comfort and style to the places they want to go.” Geraghty continued, “With a first checked bag free, the most legroom of any carrier in coach, free live television and assigned leather seating, our unbeatable product offerings combined with our award-winning service make JetBlue the Ocean State’s carrier of choice.”

JetBlue Providence Flight Schedule

Airbus A320 aircraft will operate the new flights between Providence and Florida. Passengers will be able to reserve seats in advance and check one bag for free; once airborne, over 140 channels of live satellite television and radio are complimentary with personal seatback TV’s at each seat.

Providence to Orlando Flight Schedule

Origin Destination Departure Time Arrival Time
Providence (PVD) Orlando Intl (MCO) 8:00am 11:03am
Providence (PVD) Orlando Intl (MCO) 3:15pm 6:17pm
Orlando Intl (MCO) Providence (PVD) 11:55am 2:33pm
Orlando Intl (MCO) Providence (PVD) 5:40pm 8:18pm

Onward connections are available via Orlando International Airport (MCO) to:

✈ Aguadilla Rafael Hernandez Airport, Puerto Rico (BQN)

✈ Montego Bay Sangster Intl, Jamaica (MBJ)

✈ Nassau Lynden Pindling Intl, Bahamas (NAS)

Providence to Fort Lauderdale Flight Schedule

Origin Destination Departure Time Arrival Time
Providence (PVD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) 4:30pm 7:44pm
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Providence (PVD) 12:55pm 3:40pm

 

Southwest and JetBlue Competition

Low cost carrier, Southwest Airlines, has been flying to Providence (PVD) for many years as an alternative to Boston’s Logan Airport (BOS). The new JetBlue flights bring the first non-stop competition on the two routes which is likely to result in lower prices for travelers in the two markets.

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