Deal alert: Flights to the Dominican Republic under $300 round-trip on JetBlue

Dec 13, 2021

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Whether you plan to relax on white-sand beaches or dance the night away in one of its famous hotspots, the Dominican Republic is a year-round destination for many travelers. For baseball fans, it’s also the birthplace of many notable players and the sport remains popular throughout this Caribbean nation.

JetBlue is offering some steals to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, with fares under $300 round-trip from several U.S. cities.

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Fun in the sun in Punta Cana (Photo by Summer Hull/The Points Guy)

We learned about this offer from our friends at Secret Flying. The deal is available via JetBlue throughout January and February 2022.

Deal basics

Airlines: JetBlue
How to book: Directly through the JetBlue site or Google Flights.
Travel dates: January – February 2022.

Related: Bring Your Bathing Suit to This Amazing Priority Pass Lounge in Punta Cana

Sample flights

The following deals on JetBlue are for Blue Basic seats which allow you one personal item. You will pay extra for seat selection and a carry-on bag. The fee for the checked bag is $35 on domestic flights.

One of the most affordable options we found was for a nonstop flight from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Punta Cana (PUJ) at $207.97 round-trip, including taxes and fees.

(Screenshot courtesy of JetBlue)

Travelers can escape the chilly east coast winters with the deal below for the beginning of February. Flight options are available from New York (JFK) and Newark (EWR) to Punta Cana (PUJ) at $236 round-trip.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

We also found round-trip flights from Atlanta (ATL) to Punta Cana (PUJ) for $257 at the beginning of January.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Baseball fans from Boston can travel to the hometown of Redsox designated hitter David “Big Papi” Ortiz with this $296 round-trip fare from Boston (BOS) to Punta Cana (PUJ) at the beginning of February.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

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Related: How to book a trip to the Dominican Republic using points and miles

Bottom line

If the idea of unwinding on a beautiful stretch of palm-tree-lined beaches sounds good right about now, jump on this deal from JetBlue. You’ll be there in time to avoid the winter doldrums.

Featured image by JetBlue Vacations.

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