France’s leading low cost, long-haul airline just announced a new route between Paris Orly and Newark. French bee will operate the flight daily beginning on June 10, 2020, following the success of its Paris Orly-to-San Francisco route launched in May 2018. The Paris-Newark flights will depart from Orly at 2:00 PM to arrive in Newark at 4:15 PM, and will leave Newark at 6:15 PM to arrive in Orly at 7:30 AM.
Ticket sales have opened for the new route with fares starting at $139, including tax, one piece of checked luggage, and a meal, one way.
The planes used will be the new Airbus A350 XWB, which will be delivered to the airline in June 2020. These planes will reduce CO2 emissions by 25 percent, and be equipped with 100 percent LED lighting, increased air exchange, and sound insulation to make for a quieter flight.
Tickets for the new route will be available for booking starting on September 18, 2019. Prices will be announced once tickets go on sale.
This article was updated on September 18, 2019.