JetBlue Celebrates Inaugural Flight Between New York and Amsterdam
JetBlue has launched their third transatlantic route with new service between New York-JFK and Amsterdam. The carrier will also offer service between Boston and Amsterdam from September 20, 2023.
On Tuesday (August 29, 2023), JetBlue celebrated their inaugural flight between New York (JFK) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). This is the carrier’s third transatlantic destination, joining London and Paris. JetBlue will also launch new service between Boston (BOS) and Amsterdam on September 20, 2023. The JFK-AMS route will now operate daily with and Airbus A321neoLR featuring 24 redesigned Mint Suite® seats, 114 core seats and the spacious and comfortable Airspace cabin. Celebrating the new route, JetBlue is offering return core fares from $499 for U.S. originating travelers, and Mint fares from $2,199. For guests originating in the Netherlands, the airline is offering introductory return core fares from €399 and Mint fares from €1,599 (T&Cs apply).
In Tuesday’s announcement, JetBlue’s Chief Executive Officer, Robin Hayes, said,
“JetBlue’s transatlantic service has proven to lower fares and benefit customers in markets that have suffered for decades from high fares by legacy carriers. We look forward to introducing our award-winning Mint and core service to business and leisure customers traveling to and from Amsterdam.”
Also commenting on JetBlue’s newest transatlantic route, Royal Schiphol Group’s President and CEO, Ruud Sondag, said,
“It is a pleasure to welcome JetBlue to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and their contribution to Schiphol’s network. Most importantly, with JetBlue deploying their new Airbus A321neo LR aircraft, they contribute to noise reduction and sustainability efforts.”
JetBlue's Airbus A321neoLR - Courtesy Airbus
JetBlue is ‘New York’s Hometown Airline®’ and a leading carrier in Boston (BOS), Fort Lauderdale (FLL), Los Angeles (LAX), Orlando (MCO) and San Juan (SJU). The airline carries guests to over 100 destinations across the U.S., Caribbean, Latin America, the United Kingdom (London Heathrow and Gatwick), Paris, and Amsterdam. JetBlue Airways Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol JBLU.