Chicago - Edinburgh with United Airlines, from 22 to 2014
On 22 May 2014, United Airlines opened the route Chicago - Edinburgh. To begin with, between 22 May - 11 June, five weekly flights will be operated, followed by 12 from June to daily flights until September 1. Between the 2 September - 5 October, United will operate four flights on the Chicago - Edinburgh route.
During this time, the flight schedule is:
UA118: Chicago 18: 00 - 07: 45 + 1 Edinburgh - flight duration: 7 hours and 45 minutes
UA119: Edinburgh 10: 25 - 13: 00 Chicago - flight duration: 8 hours and 35 minutes
Flights are honored with aircraft Boeing 757-200 169 seats, configured in two classes: 16 seats at United BusinessFirst and 153 seats at United Economy (45 seats at Economy Plus).
Flights are well timed, providing great connections from the United hub in Chicago to destinations in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.
Currently, United does not have competition on this route, being the only air carrier operating transatlantic flights between the USA and Edinburgh. Air Canada Red there are also flights to Edinburgh, departing from Toronto.