Airline adds more flights from Vancouver to the Aloha State
CALGARY, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced new, daily
service between Vancouver and Hawaii Island (Kona) and between Vancouver and Kauai (Lihue), starting this December.
On December 12, 2013, service between Vancouver and Hawaii Island
increases to daily from four times weekly last winter. Service between
Vancouver and Kauai also increases to daily, beginning December 14,
2013, from three times weekly.
"WestJet is the airline of choice for Canadians who love the Hawaiian
Islands," said Chris Avery, WestJet Vice-President, Network Planning,
Alliances and Corporate Development. "With seamless connections from
many cities across Canada and no need to pick up your bag before you
pre-clear U.S. customs in Vancouver, it's never been easier to take
that fabulous Hawaiian vacation you've been waiting for."
In addition to increased service to Hawaii Island and Kauai, WestJet
also offers twice-daily service from Vancouver to both Honolulu and
Flights are now available for sale at westjet.com.
WestJet Vacations has something for everyone, offering 29 hotels and condos situated on
Hawaii Island from Kailua-Kona to Waikoloa, and on Kauai from Poipu to
Princeville. Hawaii Island is inspirational with its diverse beauty and
Kauai, the tropical island of discovery, is visually spectacular. More
information on vacation packages is available at westjetvacations.com.
WestJet is Canada's most preferred airline, offering scheduled service
to 86 destinations in North America, Central America and the Caribbean.
Powered by an award-winning culture of care, WestJet pioneered low-cost
flying in Canada. Recognized nationally as a top employer, WestJet now
has more than 9,000 WestJetters across Canada. Operating a fleet of
more than 100 Boeing Next-Generation 737 and Bombardier Q400 NextGen
aircraft, WestJet strives to be one of the five most successful
international airlines in the world. This year, WestJet launched its
new regional airline, WestJet Encore.
About WestJet Vacations
WestJet Vacations provides guests with affordable, reliable and
easy-to-book travel experiences to 55 destinations in 18 countries,
including the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean. Leveraging
WestJet's fun and friendly image, extensive network and remarkable
guest experience, WestJet Vacations offers guests a great flight
schedule and a wide variety of hotel and resort options to create fun
and affordable vacation experiences. For more information, visit www.westjetvacations.com.
About WestJet Rewards
As members of the WestJet Rewards program, guests can earn WestJet
dollars for every WestJet flight flown or vacation package taken.
WestJet dollars can be used like cash towards the purchase of WestJet
flights and WestJet Vacations packages on any date, to any WestJet
destination, with no blackout periods - even on seat sales. With more
flights come more benefits, including bonus WestJet dollars and
Jet-Aways. Guests who use their WestJet RBC MasterCard will earn more
WestJet dollars even faster.
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