Aer Lingus will now operate 18 routes between Ireland and North America
Aer Lingus are expanding their North American network with a new direct service to Denver Colorado and the re-launch of the Minneapolis-St. Paul route, both taking off from Dublin as part of its summer 2024 programme.
The new Aer Lingus routes will bring to 18 the total number operated between Ireland and North America. This strategic expansion reflects their commitment to its Dublin Hub strategy, not just between Ireland and North America, but also offering seamless connections to Europe.
Flights to Minneapolis-St Paul commence on April 29th, 2024, increasing from four-times weekly to a daily year-round service from next October and will be served by our newest aircraft the A321XLR from Winter 2024. Dublin – Denver flights, which will also operate four times a week, will begin from May 17th, 2024.
Passengers departing from these cities can also enjoy the convenience of onward connections to 20 European cities via Dublin.
Aer Lingus ranks fourth in the world in terms of the breadth of its long-haul network serving key US gateways and is the fifth largest European carrier based on the number of seats on offer between the US and Europe.
Both routes will initially operate four times per week throughout summer 2024, with the Minneapolis – St. Paul route increasing to a daily, year-round service from October 2024 onwards. Each route will be served by the Airbus A330.
Situated against the stunning backdrop of the Rocky Mountains, Denver is a leading destination for leisure travel and a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, with spectacular scenery, hiking, and outdoor pursuits. The city itself offers plenty of culture and art, has vibrant nightlife, with iconic concerts at the renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre, local craft breweries Denver’s Mile High City caters to a diverse range of interests.
Experience Minneapolis-St. Paul
Twin cities with distinct personalities, Minneapolis and St. Paul are divided by the Mississippi river and each have a lot to offer Irish visitors. Most famously, Minneapolis is home to the Mall of America, the largest shopping and entertainment center in the United States and the number one tourist destination in the entire Midwest. Travelers will also be impressed by the variety of outdoor activities and water sports on offer with 13 lakes across the region and over 500 golf courses in the state.