Delta Air Lines applies for permission to extend COVID free corridor route to Rome

26 February, 2021

Delta Air Lines announced (24-Feb-2021) plans to continue its COVID free travel corridor flights between Atlanta and Rome, following an initial pilot phase. The carrier has applied to relevant Italian authorities for permission to extend route into the summer after 05-Mar-2021. As previously reported by CAPA, Delta and Alitalia commenced the codeshare in Feb-2021, enabling passengers quarantine free entry to Rome from the US. Essential travellers can book Alitalia's dedicated COVID tested service from New York JFK and Delta's COVID tested service from Atlanta. Passengers are required to test negative for COVID-19 both prior to departure and on arrival in Rome. [more - original PR]