Hideaway at Royalton Blue Waters.
The beach at the new Hideaway at Royalton Blue Waters near Montego Bay.
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Norse Atlantic Just Launched New Nonstop Flights From London to Montego Bay 

By: Caribbean Journal Staff - December 1, 2023

There is a new way to get from the United Kingdom to the white-sand beaches and positive vibes of Montego Bay, Jamaica. 

European carrier Norse Atlantic Airways has kicked off its new nonstop service between London Gatwick and Montego Bay, in another boost for Jamaica’s efforts to court new airlift from the UK

Flights between London Gatwick and Montego Bay are operating four times each week, according to Norse Atlantic Airways, with fares starting at £540.

doctors cave beach with waves
Doctor’s Cave Beach in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

The new route “marks a significant moment for Norse Atlantic Airways,” said Bjørn Tore Larsen, the CEO and Founder of Norse Atlantic Airways. “We are thrilled to offer travellers the opportunity to escape the winter chill and experience the unparalleled beauty [of the Caribbean].”

The carrier is operating the London-Montego Bay flights on Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft with economy and premium cabin options. 

Jamaica, fresh off its best summer for tourism in history, is poised for a strong finish to 2023 as arrivals continue to climb. 

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