Posted on: 29 June 2016 by Mark Howells
tWestJet has become the only Canadian airline to serve Halifax non-stop from Vancouver and Winnipeg.
The four-times weekly Vancouver–Halifax service will depart at 21:00 and arrive at 06:34 (+1), before the return leg takes off at 07:25 to land at 09:46 (all local times). The Winnipeg–Halifax route is also four-times weekly, leaving the former at 00:30 to reach the latter at 06:00. The Halifax–Winnipeg leg will take off at 21:30 and land at 23:26. The new flights have been timed to connect to WestJet's Halifax and Vancouver
“We're proud to be the only carrier in Canada offering travellers in Vancouver, Winnipeg and Halifax these convenient options for travel this summer,” stated Bob Cummings, WestJet’s EVP Commercial. “The Vancouver to Halifax flights as well as the additional capacity we bring out of Winnipeg will benefit both our business and our leisure guests. Just ahead of Canada Day, WestJet is extremely proud to once again offer our low-fare, high-care service to connect communities and economies across the country.”