Those looking to shuttle between the Twin Cities and Mexico City can now hop aboard Delta Air Lines' newly launched nonstop service. The route will take passengers between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) and Mexico City's Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX).

Delta is operating the daily route with its Airbus A319 aircraft that offers 102 Main Cabin seats, 18 Delta Comfort+ and 12 First Class seats.

The flight to Mexico City is scheduled to depart Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport at 8.50am and arrive in Benito Juarez International Airport at 1.01pm. The flight to Minneapolis-St. Paul is scheduled to depart Benito Juarez International Airport at 2.00pm and arrive in Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport at 6.14pm. In case this helps, there is no time difference between Mexico City and the Twin Cities.

As usual, Delta passengers can look forward to enjoying plenty of free inflight entertainment via Delta Studio, complimentary inflight messaging on iMessage, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, access to WiFi along with spacious overhead bins.

Thanks to Delta's robust partnership with Aeromexico, customers in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region now have easy one-stop connections to 41 destinations in Mexico when they fly through Mexico City. These destinations include important Mexico markets including Guadalajara, Leon, Monterrey and Oaxaca, as well as well-loved holiday destinations the likes of Cancun, Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos and Acapulco.

Similarly, travelers in Mexico can easily reach global destinations when they connect through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. At this time, Delta's Minneapolis-St. Paul hub offers around 400 departures daily across the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia, including Tokyo's Haneda Airport and Seoul's Incheon International Airport.

Denise Bay is a staff writer at Email: