Tailwind Air announces new route between Bridgeport, CT and Manhattan

Tailwind Air announces new daily nonstop weekday service for summer and fall travel between Bridgeport’s Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR) and Manhattan’s Skyport (NYS) seaplane terminal, located at the Lower East River in New York City at the foot of E 23rd Street. The service is designed for peak rush hour travel for Bridgeport area residents as an alternative to car services, driving, and the train. To celebrate, Tailwind Air is offering one-way fares as low as $135. Service starts July, 29th, 2021.

Cessna Grand Caravan amphibian mid-take off from water runway.

The daily route from Bridgeport (BDR) to Manhattan (NYS) includes:

Depart: 7:30 AM Arrive: 7:55 AM Flight Number: TW 1219

Daily Manhattan (NYS) to Bridgeport (BDR):

Depart: 7:05 PM Arrive: 7:30 PM Flight Number: TW 1218

Cessna Grand Caravan amphibian wheels-down and parked at airport in Westchester, NY.
Cessna Grand Caravan amphibian wheels-down and parked at airport in Westchester, NY.

The Bridgeport Airport (BDR) and New York Skyport (NYS) flights, as well as a complete schedule for all flights operated by Tailwind Air, can be found at flytailwind.com.

Other scheduled flight locations include:

East Hampton: 200 Daniels Hole Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937

Boston Harbor: 50 Liberty Dr, Boston, MA 02210

Shelter Island: 35 Shore Road, Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965

Montauk: 428 E Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954