KEY WEST, Florida Keys — Beginning May 6 United Airlines is extending its daily nonstop service between Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Key West International Airport (EYW) through the Labor Day holiday.
The Houston–Key West service, on United’s Embraer E175 aircraft, offers seating for 70 passengers, with 58 main and 12 first-class seats. Launched Dec. 17, the service was scheduled to run through May 5 and is now extended through Sept. 7.
“Houston is a popular origin city for Texas visitors who want to experience the Florida Keys,” said Richard Strickland, director of airports for the Florida Keys & Key West.
American Airlines also has daily Texas nonstop service between Dallas–Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and EYW.
United also offers nonstop daily service to Key West from Washington Dulles (IAD), Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and New Jersey’s Newark Liberty (EWR) international airports.
Florida Keys visitor information: fla-keys.com or 1-800-FLA-KEYS
Key West visitor information: fla-keys.com/keywest or 1-800-LAST-KEY