United Airlines today announced that they are reducing their international schedule by 95% for April.

Update: United today (March 21, 2020) have updated their international schedule by stating it will continue flying six daily operations to and from the following destinations – covering Asia, Australia, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe. More from the updated post here.

Flights continuing from now through May schedule

  • Newark/New York – Frankfurt (Flights 960/961)
  • Newark/New York – London (Flights 16/17)
  • Newark/New York – Tel Aviv (Flights 90/91)
  • Houston – Sao Paulo (Flights 62/63)
  • San Francisco – Tokyo-Narita (Flights 837/838)
  • San Francisco – Sydney (Flights 863/870)
  • Selected Mexico Service
  • Island Hopper service

Atlantic

  • United is drawing down its remaining trans-Atlantic operation. The final westbound departures will take place on March 25th; with the exception of their Cape Town-New York/Newark service, which will operate as previously scheduled with the last flight departing Cape Town on March 28th.

Pacific

  • United will reduce their remaining trans-Pacific operation starting March 22nd, with final eastbound departures on March 25th; with the exception of service between San Francisco and Tahiti and San Francisco and Sydney, which will have final returns to San Francisco on March 28.
  • United will maintain some Guam flights, as well as a portion of their Island Hopper service.

Latin America

  • United will reduce their Mexico operation over the next five days. After March 24th they will only maintain a small number of daytime flights, to certain destinations in Mexico.
  • United will draw down its remaining Central and South America operations. The last southbound departures will take place March 24th.

Canada

  • United will temporarily suspend all flying to Canada effective April 1st.