The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) welcomed Mexico-based, low-cost carrier Interjet to O’Hare International Airport on November 17, 2016. Interjet now offers daily nonstop service between Mexico City and Chicago.
The Mexico City-Chicago route has two daily flights operated on Airbus A-320s with a 150-seat capacity.
The flights will have numerous connections to other destinations in Mexico and other parts of Latin America. Interjet flies to 37 destinations throughout Mexico from its hub at Mexico City International Airport (MEX), as well as to Columbia Costa Rica, Cuba, Guatemala and the United States.
“We are very pleased to welcome Interjet’s new service to O’Hare International Airport,” said Ginger S. Evans, CDA Commissioner. “Interjet’s service to Mexico City takes advantage of the new U.S.-Mexico air services agreement and offers O’Hare travelers more choices. It’s not only great for our local economy, but these flights are also estimated to generate $45 million in annual economic impact for the Chicago region.”
Flight schedules will be as follows:
Departs 6:30 a.m Arrives 11:40 p.m.
Departs 6:30 p.m. Arrives 11:40 p.m.
Chicago – Mexico
Departs 1 p.m. Arrives 5:35 p.m
Departs 12:40 a.m. Arrives 5:15 a.m.
Interjet also checks up to 110 pounds of baggage which can include sports equipment or pets, at no extra cost Priority class passengers can check up to 165 pounds of baggage. The airline also provides complimentary snacks and beverages on its flights and women – only restrooms, in addition to offering permanent discounts for older adults.
Please visit the airline’s Web site for more information