Passengers, you are now free to move about the planet.
In the last few months, major airlines added exciting new routes from the U.S. to destination cities all over the world. Even more are slated to debut in 2016, making this a BIG year for travelers everywhere. As such, The Points Guy experts have rounded up some of their favorite new routes that will surely shake up your travel plans. Take a look!
1. Los Angeles to Sydney on American Airlines
The daily flight launched this month, whisking Californians away to that bigger, more rugged slice of coast located waaay down under.
2. San Francisco to Fiji on Fiji Airways
Start packing NOW for nonstop service to the best island hopping of your life, starting in June 2016.
3. NYC to Paris on Air France
Sure, there are already many flights available to the city of light from the city that never sleeps. But this new route to Paris’ Orly Airport will provide yet another option for travelers seeking to eat the bites and see the sights, starting in June 2016.
4. Dallas to Tokyo on Japan Airlines
This route, which launched in November, gives Texan travelers (or those willing to make a connecting flight there) direct access to one of the most action-packed cities on Earth.
5. Los Angeles to Costa Rica on Southwest Airlines
6. TONS of flights to the Caribbean on Norwegian Air
This month, the airline added reasonably-priced flights to the Guadeloupe Islands and Martinique from a host of east coast departure points, making for some very merry island hopping in the new year.