Budget airline Wow! Air is offering flights between New York and Dublin from as little as $150.
The company already flies from Newark Airport in New Jersey to Dublin via Reykjavik but is set to add in the JFK route from April next year after high demand for flights to and from Newark.
WOW CEO Skúli Mogensen said in a press release that, “Since launching our Newark route last year, we’ve seen increasing demand from our Irish passengers looking for more ways to travel to the East Coast. Our new route to JFK does just that.
“JFK joins our growing network of North American destinations and will give Irish passengers a new, convenient way to explore the sights and sounds of the Big Apple at an affordable cost".
The cheap tickets are to sold be for flights between April-June 2018 and September-October 2018 - slightly outside the peak tourist season but w
The airline is also to increase the number of Dublin-Newark flights to 13 a week.
The company plans to maintain its other existing routes to Boston, Washington D.C., Montréal, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Pittsburgh and Chicago.
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