Flight Centre Celebrates 20 Years in Canada


In May 1995, Flight Centre opened its first store in Canada with an aggressive growth strategy and a goal of being one of the largest travel retailers in the country. Twenty years later, Flight Centre operates nine retail, corporate and wholesale brands with 190 locations spanning seven provinces and a national staff of more than 1,700 team members.

To kick off the company’s 20th anniversary year, Flight Centre is launching a $10,000 dream trip contest and unveiling its “20 Days of Deals” Sale to thank clients.

“Flight Centre’s 20th anniversary in Canada is a tremendous milestone for the company,” said national marketing manager Carre Le Page. “Over the past two decades we have maintained our strength and growth throughout immeasurable change within the travel industry by delivering amazing travel experiences to our customers. We are incredibly grateful to our clients for their support and we look forward to giving back through a variety of initiatives this year.”

On June 11, Flight Centre is launching a “Where would you go with $10,000” online contest in which one lucky person will win $10,000 to spend on a dream trip of their choice. To enter, Canadians are invited to go to http://www.flightcentre.ca/contest (deadline for entry is July 17). Flight Centre is also unveiling its “20 Days of Deals Sale” where one exclusive deal will be revealed each day for booking before June 30, but for travel at any time.