Starting December 19, Minnesotans and other Mid-Western travelers can enjoy non-stop seasonal Saturday service to Belize this month with Sun Country! Operating roundtrip flights once weekly on Saturdays between Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP) and Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport in Belize City (BZE), Sun Country’s seasonal service is slated to be offered from December 2020 to April 2021. Travelers can check suncountry.com now for a full flight schedule, including departure and arrival times.
“Sun Country’s new nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Belize City marks our farthest reach into the Upper Midwest — an area of the U.S. that can really benefit from easy access to a tropical Belizean vacation when winter comes.”
Minneapolis/St. Paul joins an ever-expanding list of air carriers returning nonstop flight service to Belize. In the wake of COVID-19, the list for December 2020 into January 2021 includes Miami, Dallas, Charlotte, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Denver, Chicago, Newark, Houston (HOU) and Minneapolis.
“At Sun Country, we pride ourselves on delivering fantastic value to our guests, connecting them to their favorite people, places and memories,” said Ben Brookman, the Vice President of Network and Pricing for Sun Country Airlines in a 2018 statement at launch
At flight launch in December 2018, the partnership with Sun Country Airlines was the first-ever seasonal nonstop service from Minneapolis/St. Paul to Belize. At the time, the seasonal route marked the 10th U.S. city to offer nonstop service to Belize. MSP has initiated several safety measures, including a requirement that passengers wear face masks inside the airport. Tickets are now on sale at suncountry.com.
Visiting Belize is as easy as 1-2-3! Before planning a vacation to Belize, get familiar with the country’s three major entry requirements. This winter, Minnesotans can escape harsh winter weather with the return service of Sun Country’s Minneapolis-Belize 3-hour route. Although, they’re not the only ones — United Airlines also resumes their Newark and Chicago roundtrip route on December 19. Read more on getting to Belize here.