Mexico City, Mexico, July 1st, 2020. - Viva Aerobus, Mexico´s ultra-low-cost-carrier, increased its operation by 70% in July compared to last month, expanding its available routes from 52 to 88. These non-stop flights strengthen air connectivity due to their low prices on the way to the new normality. Cancun, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey and Tijuana, the airline's operating bases, are some of the main connected destinations. This offer will be kept or adjusted throughout the month depending on current demand due to the health emergency.
This routes resumption includes Viva's new international non-stop flights from Mexico City to Houston and Los Angeles. Mexico City - Houston will start on July 16 with two weekly flights and fares from USD $135 dollars in single flight. Mexico City - Los Angeles will begin on July 17 with two weekly frequencies and fares starting from USD $55 dollars in single trip. Moreover, Viva Aerobus will also start its new national route Mexico City – Tampico (Tamaulipas) on July 17 with also two flights per week and fares from $598 pesos in single flight.
“We add these new non-stop flights thinking on the ties between Mexico and both US cities, which have a significant Latino community. We are convinced that we open new opportunities for those who travel for business or to visit friends and relatives when possible”, said Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of Viva Airbus.
With these new routes, Viva Aerobus already connects Los Angeles and Houston, the second and fourth largest cities in the US, respectively, with three of the most important megalopolis in Mexico: Guadalajara, Monterrey and, now, the country's capital, Mexico City.
"We continue working in serving our passengers with low-cost flights to save money, stimulate demand, business and tourism. All passengers can fly safely thanks to our renewed commitment to their health and well-being guaranteed through our Viva Contigo program," emphasized Juan Carlos Zuazua.
Viva Contigo program aims to take care of the health of passengers and staff in accordance with the guidelines and recommendations of the corresponding national and international authorities.
The airline has established additional disinfection and cleaning processes, protocols to keep a safe distance, the use of masks for staff & passengers, among other actions that guarantee the highest standards in terms of prevention and hygiene. All the measures established by the airline can be found at https://www.vivaaerobus.com/mx/info/medidas-covid-19.
Viva Aerobus requests its clients to be aware of their flight itineraries, subject to demand, which continues to be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. In the event of any change in flights, customers will be protected in accordance to current legislation and the airline policies.
Passengers can purchase their tickets at the official Viva Aerobus website: https://www.vivaaerobus.com/mx, in the Viva App, at the VivaTiendas or by dialing the Call Center (toll-free) +1 866 FLY VIVA (+1 866 359 8482).