United Airlines announced today it will offer special nonstop flights between San Francisco and Barcelona this February to make travel to Mobile World Congress more convenient for Bay Area residents. The largest mobile event in the world, the 2019 Mobile World Congress is expected to attract more than 107,000 attendees from 2,400 companies, bringing together the latest innovations and leading-edge technology.
United’s flights to Barcelona for Mobile World Congress occur shortly after the airline added eight routes and more than 8,500 seats to Las Vegas for CES, the consumer electronics trade show held each January. From the Bay Area, United added flights to Las Vegas from San Jose and will service select San Francisco-Las Vegas flights with widebody aircraft typically reserved for international flights in order to accommodate more customers.
Available for sale this Thursday, the San Francisco-Barcelona flights will be operated by a Boeing 777-200ER aircraft with the following schedule:
|Feb. 23||San Francisco||1:45 p.m.||Barcelona||10:25 a.m.+1|
|Feb. 24||Barcelona||12:50 p.m.||San Francisco||4:20 p.m.|
|Feb. 27||San Francisco||1:45 p.m.||Barcelona||10:25 a.m. +1|
|Feb. 28||Barcelona||12:45 p.m.||San Francisco||4:15 p.m.|