Plan Family Time with These Kid-Friendly Nonstop Destinations from BDL

Need a little family time? Nothing brings you closer than sharing new experiences through travel! Embark on beautiful new memories together with your pick of 35+ nonstops, including these exciting destinations from Bradley International Airport.

Charlotte, NC


In Charlotte, families can speed things up on roller coasters or whitewater rafting at the U.S. National Whitewater Center. Slow things down and expand your mind at a fun science or art museum, where the whole family can view world-famous artwork. And be sure to add the NASCAR Hall of Fame to your list — especially if the kiddos are into cars!

Denver, CO

SERVICE FROM BDL: Southwest, United

Outdoor enthusiasts will love spending family time in Denver. Venture to the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge for great hiking and wildlife experiences. Then go paddle boating with the gorgeous Rocky Mountains as your backdrop at City Park. Plus, see cool critters at the zoo and aquarium, try thrill rides and water slides, and spark imagination at a children’s themed museum. There’s plenty of fun to go around.

Fort Lauderdale, FL


Fort Lauderdale is a paradise for families traveling together. Enjoy beach days, jungle cruises, and interactive museums. Encounter wildlife at locally known gardens, and stroll Las Olas Boulevard. From outdoor adventures to cultural experiences, there’s excitement for all ages.

Fort Myers, FL

SERVICE FROM BDL: Breeze, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit

Family fun seekers in Fort Myers can dive into warm waters, enjoy sun-soaked beaches, see wildlife, or take a cruise along the Caloosahatchee River. Don’t miss the many opportunities for museum and garden exploration. With a large selection of outdoor activities and educational experiences, Fort Myers promises unforgettable memories.

Jacksonville, FL


Family time is easy to find in Jacksonville. Discover more than 2,000 animal species at the zoo, try a candy-making class, plan a picnic at Friendship Fountain Park, or enjoy mini-golf, go-karts, arcade games, laser tag, and water attractions. With pristine beaches perfect for splashing around, interactive kids’ museums, and more, Jacksonville is a great destination for family memories.

Los Angeles, CA


Los Angeles is a star spot, offering families a treasure trove of must-see destinations. Children of all ages will delight in the magic of a Disney-themed and cinematic playground. Play “I Spy” with your favorite names while strolling the Hollywood Walk of Fame, then try art-making workshops and more. Traveling with a little one fascinated by fossils? Tour the prehistoric fossils and ancient tar pits from the Ice Age. From outdoor experiences to glitzy icons, the fun never stops in LA.

Myrtle Beach, SC

SERVICE FROM BDL: Breeze, Spirit

Myrtle Beach makes for an amazing family escape. Visitors can expect expansive sandy shores, thrilling water parks, and interactive exhibits. Meet marine life at the aquarium or go shopping, dining, and carousel riding at Broadway at the Beach. With mini-golf, amusement parks, and live shows, Myrtle Beach offers non-stop fun for parents and kiddos alike.

New York, NY


The Big Apple offers big fun for families. Introduce the kids to iconic landmarks like Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, and the views from the many high-rise attractions. Explore interactive museums, catch a kid-friendly show, take a ferry ride, meet wild new friends at one of the many famous zoos, and, of course, stop by iconic toy stores. From Times Square to the High Line, NYC is the place to be.

Orlando, FL

SERVICE FROM BDL: Breeze, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit

Family fun in Orlando — does it get any better? Parents, teens, and little ones alike could spend endless time exploring the theme parks. Hop on world-renowned theme park rides, meet Mickey Mouse and friends, and immerse yourself in a world of imagination. Then, head to Universal Studios for even more amusement. Thrills and new memories await.

Sarasota/Bradenton, FL


With a blend of natural beauty, wildlife encounters, and active adventures, Sarasota/Bradenton promises excitement for families of all ages. Check out marine wonders, encounter exotic creatures, and embark on thrilling treetop and zipline escapades! Plus, visitors simply can’t miss the stunning turquoise waters of Siesta Key Beach — perfect for making a splash or a sandcastle creation.

Savannah, GA


Savannah’s charming streets are filled with family-friendly fun. Tour the cobblestone streets of Savannah Historic District, go camping at Skidaway Island State Park, explore a sensory garden, or put on your floaties and take a dip at Tybee Island. If you’re into the arts, the whole family can enjoy a show at the theater. And don’t forget to snap a family photo by the famous Forsyth Park fountain!

Toronto, ON (Canada)


Head north to Toronto and experience international joy as a family! This vibrant metropolis offers many family-friendly attractions from an aquarium to a science center and more. Experience major thrills at an exciting theme park for all ages, then be sure to snap a photo of the panoramic views. Stroll the vibrant streets, stopping in at shops and eateries, and explore an array of great museums. Plus, sports fans should make a point to visit the Hockey Hall of Fame!

Vero Beach, FL


Make waves at Vero Beach, offering sandy shores and plenty of sunshine. Get immersed in lush gardens at a botanical garden, see a family-friendly show, or for sport fans, take a tour of the former spring training spot for the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, Historic Dodgertown. Families looking for outdoor adventure can grab a kayak and cruise the Indian River Lagoon, while foodie families can enjoy great dining options near Vero Beach City Marina. Prepare for warm, happy experiences together!

Washington, DC

SERVICE FROM BDL: American, United

Looking for a destination that makes learning fun? History, culture, and excitement abound in Washington, DC — and the kids are sure to love it. Head to iconic Smithsonian museums, see landmarks by boat on a river cruise, or shake things up with interactive exhibits. When the weather is nice, check out the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin or stroll the National Mall. There’s so much to uncover!

West Palm Beach, FL

SERVICE FROM BDL: Jet Blue, Southwest

West Palm Beach invites vacation vibes and family time. Young animal lovers can see wildlife at the zoo, beach fans can soak up sunny moments on Peanut Island, and flavor aficionados can find delicious dining and more on Clematis Street. With waterfront parks, cultural destinations, and plenty of shoreline serenity, West Palm Beach offers so much to love for families of all kinds.

Bradley International Airport (BDL) invites you to love the journey at New England's second-largest airport. Recognized nationally by leading travel publications for its ease of travel, Bradley International Airport is ready to welcome you with new nonstops, expanded services, and convenient travel. The award-winning airport is operated by the Connecticut Airport Authority, and its operations are entirely self-funded. The airport contributes nearly $3.6 billion to the regional economy.

*Some nonstop flights may operate only during certain time periods of the year (seasonally). For the latest flight information, please visit the airline's website.