Caribbean Airlines has announced that it intends to start a service to Curacao on August 02, 2019, subject to approval by the Trinidad and Tobago Civil Aviation Authority (TTCAA).
The projected schedule is a twice-weekly service on Mondays and Fridays, which will depart at 11:55 am from the Piarco International Airport, Trinidad.
The return flight will leave the Curacao International Airport at 2:35 pm.
Caribbean Airlines says the flights will provide seamless connections to and from Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, New York and other destinations.
"Now business, leisure and other travellers can easily visit Curacao to enjoy all the island offers," the airline says.
With a population of around 161,000 Curaçao is known for its beaches, expansive coral reefs rich with marine life, cuisine and vibrant nightlife.
The pastel-coloured colonial architecture of the capital Willemstad, is iconic, along with the floating Queen Emma Bridge and the sand-floored, 17th-century Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue.
It’s also a gateway to western beaches like Blue Bay, a popular diving site.
The official languages are Dutch, English and Papiamento.