updated 2/19/2009 10:36:06 AM ET 2009-02-19T15:36:06

The deal
Delta Airlines just announced new daily service to Bermuda and Haiti from New York City, and to celebrate, the airline is offering introductory fares as low as $129 each way. These two new routes mark the first Delta service to Haiti since the 1950s, and a return of the Bermuda route following its cancellation last year due to rising fuel costs.

  1. Don't miss these Travel stories
    1. Lords of the gourd compete for Punkin Chunkin honors

      With teams using more than 100 unique apparatuses to launch globular projectiles a half-mile or more, the 27th annual World Championship Punkin Chunkin event is our pick as November’s Weird Festival of the Month.

    2. Airports, airlines work hard to return your lost items
    3. Expert: Tourist hordes threaten Sistine Chapel's art
    4. MGM Grand wants Las Vegas guests to Stay Well
    5. Report: Airlines collecting $36.1B in fees this year

Service from JFK airport to Port-au-Prince starts June 20, and LaGuardia to Bermuda service begins May 22. These low early-bird introductory fares are valid for travel to Bermuda from May 22 through July 15, and to Haiti from June 20 through July 31 — just in time for summer. This offer ends as soon as Feb. 23

The dollars
Round-trip purchase is required to take advantage of this offer. A sample search of the JFK to Haiti route turned up total round-trip fares of $335, with taxes and fees. A search of the LaGuardia to Bermuda route turned up a fare of $352.

The catch
In order to find these low fares, you must search Delta.com by schedule using the "full-search options," and select the nonstop service. Searching Delta.com by price will display stopover flights that do not reflect the sale fare.

ShermansTravel is a guide to top travel deals and destinations. Sign up for Sherman's Top 25 e-newsletter which features the best editor-screened deals from hundreds of travel providers and is delivered to over 2.5 million subscribers, free, each week. ShermansTravel also publishes trip ideas and travel features to inspire, guide, and go.


Discussion comments


Most active discussions

  1. votes comments
  2. votes comments
  3. votes comments
  4. votes comments