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United Slashes International Flying to Just 15 Long-Haul Routes

Date: March 18, 2020

SOURCE: The Points Guy
Edward Russell
Image Source: United Airlines

United Airlines has upped its coronavirus crisis capacity cuts to 60% in April, the largest yet from a U.S. carrier.

The Star Alliance carrier’s global network will take the biggest hit with international capacity down 85% and only 15 long-haul routes due to operate during the month, United said Tuesday. Long-haul routes, all of which will operate daily or less frequently, include:

  • Houston Intercontinental (IAH) – São Paulo Guarulhos (GRU)
  • Newark Liberty (EWR) – Brussels (BRU), Delhi (DEL), Frankfurt (FRA), London Heathrow (LHR), Mumbai (BOM), Tel Aviv (TLV), and Tokyo Narita (NRT)
  • San Francisco (SFO) – Melbourne, Australia (MEL), Osaka Kansai (KIX), Singapore (SIN), Sydney (SYD), Tokyo Haneda (HND), and Tokyo Narita
  • Washington Dulles (IAD) – London Heathrow

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