GOL to Launch Brazil-Barbados FlightsMay 28, 2010 By: Kirk Cassels
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A., the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, will begin operating weekly service between Brazil and Barbados on June 26. The new route provides Brazilian travelers a faster journey to the Caribbean island. Previously, the fastest trip was via the U.S. Flights will take place every Saturday under the VARIG brand.
The new flight will leave Sao Paulo International Airport/Guarulhos at 4:35 p.m. on Saturday, arriving in Bridgetown, Barbados, at 9:15 p.m. The return flight will leave Bridgetown at 10 p.m., arriving in Brazil at 4:35 a.m. on Sunday. All times are local.
GOL has formed partnerships with tour operators specializing in the Caribbean in order to sell packages to Barbados.