Delta, in conjunction with its partner Aeromexico, will bring customers flying through its hub in the Twin Cities a new option to reach Mexico City and beyond, subject to government approval. In addition, Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport uniquely offers connections to more than a dozen cities in the U.S and Canada not available over other Delta hubs.
Service will be aboard Delta’s Airbus A319 aircraft with seating for 12 in First Class, 18 in Delta Comfort+ and 102 in the main cabin. Customers will enjoy large overhead bins, access to WiFi, free in-flight messaging on iMessage, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp as well as free in-flight entertainment through Delta Studio.
The new service will operate on the following schedule beginning June 8:
- Flight departs MSP at 8:50 a.m. and arrives in MEX at 1:01 p.m.
- Flight departs MEX at 2 p.m. and arrives in MSP at 6:14 p.m.
The new service rounds out nonstop flights operated by Delta and Aeromexico from all of Delta’s U.S. hubs to Aeromexico’s hub at Mexico City Benito Juarez International Airport, where conveniently timed flights give customers access to not only Mexico’s largest and capital city, but dozens of destinations throughout Mexico. On a combined basis, Delta and Aeromexico offer more than 160 daily flights between the U.S. and Mexico.