First flights take off from Naples to Newark

NAPLES, Fla. – A new non-stop route from Naples to Newark took off for the first time Saturday. Elite Airways is now offering commercial flights from the Naples Airport to Newark Airport on select days.

The first flight departed from Naples at 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning heading to Newark, and the first return flight landed back in Naplesat 3 p.m. This is the first commercial air service at the Naples Airport since 2007.

As part of the new service, Elite Airways is offering a Saturday flight special for $199 round trip. The deal is only good for Saturday flights through April 25. Travelers must book by March 19 to take advantage of the offer.