Vacation Express Introduces Winter Non-Stop Flights from CVG to Jamaica

Non-Stop Flights to Punta Cana Continue

ATLANTA, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vacation Express is excited to announce the expansion of exclusive, non-stop flights to Jamaica and the continuation of non-stop flights to Punta Cana from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) beginning in early 2019. Flights to Jamaica will depart weekly on Mondays for 7 nights from January 21, 2019 through April 22, 2019, and flights to Punta Cana will depart weekly on Saturdays for 6 nights beginning February 16, 2019 through August 17, 2019. The 6-night spring flights to Jamaica will also return starting May 26, 2019 lasting through August 4, 2019.

This is the first time Vacation Express is offering winter flights to Jamaica, and the 7-night rotations departing on Mondays will be ideal for honeymooners jetting away after their weekend nuptials.

“This expanded service to Montego Bay and Punta Cana in early 2019 will make planning for that winter getaway even easier for local travelers,” said Candace McGraw, chief executive officer, CVG. “Vacation Express is a great partner, and CVG is proud to be the largest U.S. gateway on their network with non-stop flights to five Caribbean destinations including Cancun, Cozumel, Grand Bahama Island, Montego Bay and Punta Cana.”

Flights to Jamaica will be operated by Sunwing Airlines, and flights to Punta Cana will be operated by Miami Air International, both airlines using a Boeing 737-800 aircraft. On these affordable flights, passengers can relax and enjoy a complimentary non-alcoholic beverage and snack. Travelers to Jamaica have the option to purchase add-ons like Elite Plus seating starting at $45 each way, which includes a free checked bag and additional legroom. Upgrades on Punta Cana flights include Preferred Plus seating from $45 each way, offering a free checked bag, and additional upgrade options are available.

While travelers may purchase airfare only for non-stop, roundtrip flights most travelers are booking vacation packages with air and staying at all-inclusive resorts. Additional flights to Cancun for 2019 will be announced soon. Packages can be booked online at, by calling 1-800-309-4717 or through a local travel agent.

About CVG:
CVG offers more nonstop destinations than any airport in the region, including direct international service to Paris, Iceland, Toronto, Cancun, Cozumel, Montego Bay, Grand Bahama Island and Punta Cana. is your award-winning, travel-planning resource with flight status, security wait times, parking availability and weather.
CVG is a top 10 cargo airport in North America, and home to one of three global super-hubs for DHL and Amazon Air’s cargo hub. The airport is recognized globally as a leading U.S. airport by SkyTrax World Airport Awards. CVG is the only airport in the country to receive Safety Act Designation and Certification from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), giving the airport the highest level of protections under the Act.

About Vacation Express:
Based in Atlanta, Vacation Express, part of Sunwing Travel Group, is a tour operator specializing in quality, affordable vacation packages to over 30 destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico and Costa Rica. Now in business for over 25 years, Vacation Express is one of the country’s largest and most trusted tour operators. Travelers looking for the most affordable, all-inclusive vacations may book Vacation Express’ exclusive, non-stop packages through their travel agent, directly by phone seven days a week at 1-800-309-4717 or online at Exclusive charter flights are operated by Sunwing Airlines, Allegiant Air, Swift Air, LLC., VivaAerobus, Miami Air International and Volaris.  See Operator/Participant Agreement for details.

Additional Notes: *Small service fee of $10 applies when booking through Vacation Express Call Center. For full terms and conditions, hotel and description of all services, please refer to the Vacation Express 2018 Brochure, or call 1.800.309.4717. Vacation Express now accepts debit cards that offer the same consumer protection as credit cards. See Operator/Participant Agreement for details. Public charter flights are operated by Sunwing Airlines and Miami Air International. All flights subject to DOT approval. Packages are limited and subject to change without prior notice. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Registered Florida seller of travel no. St 38441. State of California Seller of Travel Certificate of Registration #2107538-40.

Pamela Caltabiano | Public Relations Manager | 800.309.4717 x3098

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