Non-stop daily service to Edmonton. All in favour, say fly.
CALGARY, April 11, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced the launch of daily, non-stop WestJet Encore service
between Edmonton and Kamloops, starting February 15, 2015. Quick,
convenient flights to the heart of the Okanagan mean guests can save
their driving for the golf course.
"We are delighted to grow our service in Kamloops," said Ferio Pugliese,
President, WestJet Encore. "Daily service to Kamloops provides easy
access to the many business and leisure opportunities thriving in this
vibrant community, while also providing friendly, affordable air travel
options to guests in the area and non-stop access to the broader
Kamloops, known as Canada's Tournament Capital, is home to more than
80,000 people and boasts the best of the Okanagan lifestyle with 82
parks, more than 200 lakes within an hour's drive, close access to two
ski hills and 13 golf courses. Recently ranked in the top five Micro
American Cities of the Future, Kamloops offers a thriving business environment, relaxed lifestyle, warm
climate and more than 2,000 hours of sunshine annually.
Beginning this February, the opportunity to enjoy the desert plateaus,
lush river valleys, pine forests, lakes and snow-capped mountains is
about to get a whole lot easier.
Details of WestJet Encore's new daily, non-stop service between Kamloops
and Edmonton are:
Edmonton at 2:45 p.m.
Kamloops at 3:15 p.m.
February 15, 2015
Kamloops at 3:45 p.m.
Edmonton at 6:01 p.m.
February 15, 2015
We are proud to be Canada's most-preferred airline, powered by an
award-winning culture of care and recognized as one of the country's
top employers. We offer scheduled service to more than 85 destinations
in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe. Through
our regional airline, WestJet Encore, and with partnerships with
airlines representing every major region of the world, we offer our
guests more than 120 destinations in more than 20 countries.
Leveraging WestJet's extensive network, flight schedule and remarkable
guest experience, WestJet Vacations delivers affordable, flexible
travel experiences with a variety of accommodation options for every
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