Connecting flights at times of Coronavirus pandemics: Who is flyingWith travel being restricted around the world, regional, major and global airlines are getting into a hibernation mode. Nevertheless, if you still need to travel in the months of April and May 2020, this is some information you may find useful.
So far, this is what we know about the schedule changes of the global carriers:
Halting all flights but 13 routes to ports in United Kingdom, United States, Hong Kong Switzerland, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan, Singapore, Philipines South Korea, Australia, South Africa and Canada
All International flights suspended with the exception of 6 routes:
Newark/New York – Frankfurt (Flights 960/961)
Newark/New York – London (Flights 16/17)
Newark/New York – Tel Aviv (Flights 90/91)
Houston – Sao Paulo (Flights 62/63)
San Francisco – Tokyo-Narita (Flights 837/838)
San Francisco – Sydney (Flights 863/870)
Cutting 96% of its flights in the month of April 2020
All flights will be suspended until 17 April 2020, except services to
New York, Washington, Hong Kong, Moscow and Addis Abab
Lufhtansa schedule will be designed to aid passengers return to Europe. There will be 40 daily connections to bigger cities in Europe out of Munich and Frankfurt as well as a few Long-haul fligths to New York, Chicago, Montreal, Sao Paulo, Bangkok, Tokyo and Johannesburg.
The airline will operate with 25% capacity, serving many of its destinations with reduced frequencies.
Almost all of the world airlines plan to leave a handful of flights operating, making travel across the world extremely challenging. Still, the good news is, there are options to travel.
Updated: March 25, 2020 Connectionreview.com