Boeing 717’s Added on Delta West Coast Shuttle

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Delta just announced that on the Delta West Coast Shuttle between Los Angeles and San Francisco, they will add a mixture of 717’s into this route, which means several of the 15 daily flights will now be served by mainline aircraft.

Currently on the East Coast, Delta’s New York to Boston shuttle route is served by the Boeing 717 also.

Delta West Coast Shuttle

Delta West Coast Shuttle

Recently, Delta introduced regional craft beers to bring local options to customers on domestic flights. Delta’s West Coast Shuttle features beers from Lagunitas Brewing Company (Petaluma, Calif.) and Stone Brewing Company (Escondido, Calif.). Customers flying the Delta Shuttle between Los Angeles and San Francisco also enjoy:

  • Check-in as close as 30 minutes prior to departure
  • Dedicated check-in counters exclusively for Shuttle customers
  • Gates located near security
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Complimentary onboard snacks provided by Luvo, a California-based lifestyle food brand, offering great-tasting, good-for-you food
  • Complimentary beverages in-flight, including craft beer and wine in all classes of service

Bottom Line

If you’re flying between Los Angeles and San Francisco anytime soon, consider checking out the new Delta West Coast Shuttle on the Boeing 717.

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  1. I am so grateful for Delta Shuttle. I’m a Delta flyer anyway, but having the hourly departures during the week makes life great. I have to fly LAX-SFO for work a lot…a lot, a lot. Having all of those frequencies, pretty much always getting the upgrade (PM), and now with Delta Studio I just whip out my iPad and watch a couple TV shows…you can’t beat it. The Luvo vegetable things are perfect. Now, if SFO could just stop forcing the flights into 50 minute holding patterns because of fog, that would be the icing on the cake.

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