Sunrise Airways increases flights between Cuba and Haiti

Sunrise Airways increases flights between Cuba and Haiti

HAVANA, Oct. 23th Sunrise Airways announced that it will expand its flights between Port-au-Prince (PAP) and Cuba with more frequencies to Havana (HAV) and Santiago de Cuba (SCU) and the return of its operations to Camagüey (CMW) and Holguín (HOG).

Currently, Sunrise Airways operates two weekly flights between Cuba and Haiti; Mondays to Santiago de Cuba and Tuesdays to Havana. The company will add another four weekly services starting November 2.

The new operations will be operated on 220-passenger Airbus A321s available under a wet-leasing agreement with SkyCana, allowing it to offer 2,640 seats per week, an increase of 66% compared to October.

Shopping tourism in Haiti by Cubans has revolutionized the market, as they buy goods of all kinds, both consumables and goods for personal use.

Frequencies and schedules

  • Port-au-Prince (PAP) – Havana (HAV); Tuesdays and Fridays. USD 367.99 one way or USD 705.99 round trip.
  • Port-au-Prince (PAP) – Santiago de Cuba (SCU); Monday and Thursday. USD 378.99 one way or USD 705.99 round trip.
  • Port-au-Prince (PAP) – Camagüey (CMW), from November 2 every Wednesday. USD 378.99 one way or USD 611.99 round trip.
  • Port-au-Prince (PAP) – Holguin (HOG), starting November 5 every Saturday. USD 378.99 one way or USD 611.99 round trip.
Flights  FromDepartureToArrival
S6 304Port-au-Prince (PAP)09:30La Habana (HAV)11:30
S6 305La Habana (HAV)13:00Port-au-Prince (PAP)15:00
S6 300Port-au-Prince (PAP)09:30Santiago de Cuba (SCU)10:30
S6 301Santiago de Cuba (SCU)12:00Port-au-Prince (PAP)13:00
S6 302Port-au-Prince (PAP)09:30Camagüey (CMW)11:00
S6 303Camagüey (CMW)12:30Port-au-Prince (PAP)14:00
S6 308Port-au-Prince (PAP)09:30Holguin (HOG)10:40
S6 309Holguin (HOG)12:10Port-au-Prince (PAP)13:20

The company allows the passenger 30 kg of luggage, plus 6 kg as hand luggage. In case of adding additional baggage, passengers must pay an extra charge starting at USD 50.

The new operations will also connect to its domestic and regional network from Port-au-Prince:

  • Cap-Haïtien (CAP) with fourteen weekly flights on Embraer 120ER.
  • Jeremiee (JEE) with seven weekly flights on Jetstream 32.
  • Les Cayes (CYA) with 24 weekly flights on Embraer 120ER and Jetstream 32.
  • Santo Domingo/Las Americas (SDQ), Dominican Republic, with six weekly flights on Airbus A321ceo.
  • Santo Domingo/Las Higueras (JBQ), Dominican Republic, with 16 weekly flights on Embraer 120ER and Jetstream 32.

Sunrise Airways’ fleet consists of three 30-passenger Embraer 120ERs, one 19-passenger Jetstream 32 and one 220-passenger A321-200.

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