(KMOV) -- Delta Airlines is adding more non-stop flights at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.
Starting November 10, Delta will operate twice-daily service between St. Louis and Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
Delta says the new route is part of the airlines ongoing strategy to connect top business markets to St. Louis.
Flight Departs Arrives
6794 St. Louis at 7 a.m. Raleigh-Durham at 10:01 a.m.
4433 St. Louis at 5:30 p.m. Raleigh-Durham at 8:30 p.m.
6794 Raleigh-Durham at 10:20 a.m. St. Louis at 11:47 a.m.
4433 Raleigh-Durham at 3:30 p.m. St. Louis at 4:45 p.m.
Flights will be operated by Delta Connection carriers Comair and Pinnacle.
The new flight is the third market Delta has added in St. Louis in recent months, with recently-announced new service to New York-LaGuardia and Washington Reagan National Airport.
This fall, Delta will operate 41 peak-day flights at Lambert Field to 10 destinations, with nonstop service to Atlanta; Cincinnati; Washington, D.C.; Detroit; New York-LaGuardia; New York-JFK; Memphis; Minneapolis-St. Paul; Raleigh-Durham and Salt Lake City.
With its fall schedule, Delta is the number 2 carrier in St. Louis in terms of number of daily flights and destinations.