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WestJet Marks A Milestone

Carrier Continues Rebuilding Network, Restoring Service To 95 Destinations This Winter

WestJet is set to restore service and connectivity to over 95 destinations across the its domestic, transborder, sun and international network as of December.

John Weatherill, chief commercial officer for WestJet, said that: “As Canadians confidence in travel grows, the return of service to 95 destinations marks a major milestone in rebuilding our network to pre-pandemic levels.’

Weatherill continued: “We have our sights set on restoring our global network to reach more than 100 destinations and continue to focus on alleviating the current travel barriers in place for our guests.”

He pointed out that: “These investments demonstrate our commitment to restoring routes and connectivity to communities across Canada.”

And WestJet’s chief commercial officer noted that: “Travel advisories are evolving in real-time and it is critical that policies implemented prior to the widespread availability of vaccines are recalibrated to accelerate Canada’s economic recovery and to reflect the new fully-vaccinated travel journey.”

With the addition of seven returning flights from Toronto, WestJet will offer non-stop service to 55 destinations including 26 international, 17 domestic and 12 transborder this winter from Toronto.

 

* Toronto – Boston

* Toronto – Miami

* Toronto – Grand Cayman

* Toronto – Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

* Toronto – San Juan, Puerto Rico

* Toronto – Roatan

* Toronto – Kelowna*

 

As the airline with the most flights this winter from Calgary, WestJet is set to offer non-stop service to 61 destinations from Calgary including 30 domestic, 19 transborder and 12 international destinations from YYC with the addition of the following non-stop flights.

 

* Calgary – Fort Lauderdale

* Calgary – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

* Calgary – Lihue

* Calgary – Kona

 

WestJet continues to be the Canadian carrier that offers the most flights to Hawaii to the four major islands from Western Canada.

The carrier is adding non-stop options to Cancun and Orlando with the return of international flights to Winnipeg. The airline will also restore four-times weekly non-stop service between Regina and Winnipeg.

 

* Winnipeg – Cancun

* Winnipeg – Orlando

* Winnipeg – Regina

 

And will connect guests between Edmonton and Honolulu beginning December 18, 2021. This winter the airline will serve 24 domestic, international and transborder destinations non-stop from Alberta’s capital city.

 

* Edmonton – Honolulu, Hawaii

 

Service between Kelowna and Toronto to return for peak holiday travel

WestJet is increasing Kelowna’s non-stop options with the return of three-times weekly service between Toronto and Kelowna from December 17 to January 5, 2022.

 

* Kelowna – Toronto*

 

For more, go to www.westjet.com

 

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