United Airlines announced it is increasing the number of flights between San Francisco (SFO) and eight destinations. Additionally, the airline announced it will convert select regional jet flights to larger mainline aircraft in ten markets. These schedule enhancements build on previously announced new service from SFO to seven U.S. cities beginning June 8.
“Every day in San Francisco we proudly welcome more than 30,000 customers aboard United Airlines and today’s announcement demonstrates our commitment to being the Bay Area’s leading U.S. airline,” said Mike Hanna, United’s vice president of its San Francisco International Airport hub. “These additional flights and larger aircraft to new cities and those already part of our network will offer customers even more convenient flight options and easy connections to popular destinations around the U.S. and Canada.”
ADDING ADDITIONAL FLIGHTS BETWEEN SAN FRANCISCO AND 8 DESTINATIONS
|City Pair||Increased service to||Beginning||Aircraft|
|SFO – Seattle (SEA)||10 flights daily||August 1||A320|
|SFO – Albuquerque (ABQ)||2 flights daily||August 15||EMB-175|
|SFO – Baltimore (BWI)||2 flights daily||August 15||A319|
|SFO – Indianapolis (IND)||2 flights daily||August 15||A319|
|SFO – Kansas City (MCI)||3 flights daily||August 15||EMB-175|
|SFO – Nashville (BNA)||2 flights daily||August 15||A319|
|SFO – Philadelphia (PHL)||3 flights daily||August 15||A319|
|SFO – Portland (PDX)||9 flights daily||August 15||A319|
LARGER AIRCRAFT ON DAILY SERVICE BETWEEN SAN FRANCISCO AND 10 CITIES
|San Francisco to||Starts||Aircraft|
|Burbank (BUR)||June 8||B737|
|Calgary, AB (YYC)||June 8||A320|
|Dallas (DFW)||June 8||A320|
|Kansas City (MCI)||June 8||A320|
|Minneapolis (MSP)||June 8||A320|
|Palm Springs (PSP)||June 8||B737|
|Santa Barbara (SBA)||June 8||A319|
|Bozeman (BZN)||July 1||A320|
|Sacramento (SMF)||July 1||B737|
|Fresno (FAT)||August 15||B737|
NEW AND EXPANDED SERVICE BETWEEN SAN FRANCISCO AND 7 CITIES STARTING JUNE 8
United previously announced service to new destinations starting June 8. The new routes bring nonstop service to more cities, giving customers more convenient travel options to some of the country’s largest cities and beyond.
|San Francisco to||Starts||Schedule||Aircraft|
|Cincinnati (CVG)||June 8||Year-round, daily||A320|
|Detroit (DTW)||June 8||Year-round, daily||A320|
|Hardford (BDL)||June 8||Seasonal, daily through Sept. 5||B737|
|New Orleans (MSY)||June 8||Adding summer service and expanding to year-round, daily||B737|
|Santa Rosa (STS)||June 8||Year-round, daily||CRJ|
|Spokane (GEG)||June 8||Year-round, daily||E175|
|Kalispell (FCA)||July 1||Seasonal, daily through Sept. 5||CRJ|
United has approximately 300 daily departures to nearly 100 destinations from San Francisco, more than any other carrier in the Bay Area.
New trans-Atlantic service
Earlier this year, United announced new service to 31 destinations across the U.S. and Europe, including new seasonal service between San Francisco and Germany. Starting May 24, for the first time ever, United will launch nonstop, seasonal service between San Francisco and Munich (MUC). The route will be operated with one of the most advanced passenger airplanes, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which delivers unprecedented operating efficiency, comfort and lower emissions.
From San Francisco, United offers year-round, nonstop trans-Atlantic service to destinations including, Frankfurt (FRA), London (LHR), Paris (CDG) and Tel Aviv (TLV).