WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — A new, international direct flight is being added to T.F. Green International Airport’s lineup.
The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) announced Tuesday that Sun Country Airlines will soon offer direct flights to the Dominican Republic.
A route to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) will be offered to travelers on a seasonal basis from November to April.
Flights will be offered once a week, on Saturdays, beginning on Nov. 16. The flight offerings will expand to Wednesdays and Saturdays beginning Dec. 25.
“I’m excited that Sun Country is once again adding a new destination from T.F. Green,” Gov. Gina Raimondo said. “Rhode Island is home to a vibrant Dominican community, and this direct flight to Punta Cana will make travel more accessible and convenient for all.”
Sun Country Airlines has been providing services since 1983 and is based out of Minneapolis/St. Paul.