Southwest Airlines announced its flight schedule of new nonstop service between Florida and Cuba. Service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Varadero, Cuba (VRA) is scheduled to begin Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, and Havana (HAV) service is scheduled to commence Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, from both FLL and Tampa International Airport (TPA).
"Southwest Customers can book their tickets now to travel to Cubawith our low fares and no hidden fees, bags fly free^, and the best Employees in the industry," said Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines' Chairman, President & CEO.
^first and second checked pieces of luggage, size and weight limitations apply
In celebration of the new service, Southwest is offering a special fare of $59one-way*on nonstop flights to and from Cuba(14-day advance purchase required, today through Nov. 20, 2016, 11:59 p.m. in the time zone of the originating city) for travel Nov. 13, 2016, through April 24, 2017).