TORONTO, Jan. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Porter Airlines is enhancing its New York
service with two additional daily flights and a more convenient
schedule. This increases daily roundtrip departures between Billy
Bishop Toronto City Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport to
as many as 13 flights, and provides a wider range of morning, afternoon
and evening departures for passengers.
"Demand for our Toronto-New York route continues to increase and we are
responding with additional flights," said Robert Deluce, president and
CEO of Porter Airlines. "Porter offers the only service between
downtown Toronto and New York, which is one of the reasons we've become
a top choice for business and leisure travellers between the two
With the fastest available travel time between downtown Toronto and
downtown Manhattan, Porter's service from Toronto City Airport to
Newark also provides the most convenient access to New York's financial
The first new flight starts March 26, with a second flight beginning on
April 16, and additional weekend options as of March 25.
Porter also launched a new non-stop service between Newark and Mt.
Tremblant, Que., this winter, a popular skiing destination, making it
easier than ever to enjoy a season on the slopes.
About Porter Airlines
Founded in 2006, Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying
with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, and restoring
glamour and refinement to air travel. An Official 4 Star Airline® in
the World Airline Star Rating® by Skytrax, and rated second in the
world in Condé Nast Traveler's Readers Choice Awards Top Small Airlines
category, Porter is committed to providing a premium travel experience.
Complimentary amenities include luxurious airport lounges, Starbucks
coffee, premium snacks, and wine or beer onboard.
The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal,
Quebec City, Moncton, Halifax, St. John's, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste.
Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway),
Boston (Logan), and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Myrtle
Beach, S.C., and Burlington, Vt.
Visit www.flyporter.com or call (888) 619-8622 for more information.
SOURCE Porter Airlines Inc.
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