A second direct flight is now available from South Bend International Airport to the New York City metro area. Airport spokeswoman Julie Curtis says the new flight on United will start today with the arrival of a flight from the Newark Liberty International Airport at 4:52 p.m.
“We’re really excited that United has decided to add an additional daily frequency from South Bend to Newark that will start on September 7 and run through December 15,” says Curtis. The airport will celebrate the arrival of the second daily flight today with a water cannon salute. The second flight will land just before 5 p.m. every day.