JetBlue will now be the FIRST AIRLINE to establish commercial flights from the United States to Cuba in 55 years.
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On August 31, 2016, the inaugural flight will leave Fort Lauderdale to Santa Clara. Ticket prices start at $99 one way ($106 for the return flight).
At the time of writing this article, flights to Cuba are available for 3,500 True Blue points with $5.60 in taxes one way, and 3,500 TrueBlue points with $41,46 in taxes for the return flight. This is an incredible deal!
The JetBlue Plus credit card offers 30,000 TrueBlue points after speding $1,000 in the first 90 days. The $99 annual fee is not waived for the first year. This credit card has no foreign transaction fee, and you get 10% of your points back every time you redeem.
- Starting August 31, 2016:
Fort Lauderdale-Santa Clara, 3 flights a week
- Starting October 1, 2016:
Fort Lauderdale-Santa Clara, 1 flight a day
- Starting November 3, 2016:
Fort Lauderdale-Camagúey, 1 flight a day
- Starting November 10, 2016:
Fort Lauderdale-Holguín, 1 flight a day