WestJet announces new daily service between Toronto and Phoenix
CALGARY, March 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Sun seekers and desert lovers rejoice.
WestJet today announced new daily, non-stop service between Toronto and
Phoenix beginning October 26, 2014. Same-day connections are also
available to and from Montreal, Ottawa, Halifax, and Moncton, New
Golfers, shoppers and cactus aficionados now have non-stop access to the
non-stop sunshine that Phoenix enjoys for more than 85 per cent of the
"We are always looking for new and better ways to provide Canadians with
in-demand destination choices," said Chris Avery, WestJet's
Vice-President, Network Planning, Alliances and Corporate Development.
"After this winter of record storms and low temperatures, more
Canadians than ever are looking for non-stop routes to sunny U.S.
destinations like Phoenix to meet the demand for sunshine and tee
Details of WestJet's new daily, non-stop seasonal service between
Toronto and Phoenix are:
Toronto at 9:45 a.m.
Phoenix at 11:35 a.m.
October 26, 2014
Phoenix at 12:20 p.m.
Toronto at 7:27 p.m.
October 26, 2014
"We continue to bring low fares to more and more markets," said Paul
Harvalias, WestJet's Vice-President, Revenue. "Our introductory pricing
combined with our remarkable guest experience invites the whole family
to take advantage of WestJet's newest non-stop route Toronto-Phoenix
One-way, introductory fares* between Toronto and Phoenix start at:
Air transportation charges
Base fare from
*Some restrictions apply. Please see westjet.com for full details.
More than half a million Canadians visit Arizona every year, and almost
half of those visitors are from Ontario, drawn by unbeatable weather
and plenty of leisure activities. WestJet's newest seasonal route is
expected to run from the end of October through to April 25, 2015. The
Phoenix Sky Harbour International Airport is one of largest hubs for
WestJet partner American Airlines, with access to more than 300 flights
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
guest. Members of our WestJet Rewards program earn WestJet dollars on
flights, vacation packages and more. Our members use WestJet dollars
towards the purchase of WestJet flights and vacations packages on any
day, at any time, to any WestJet destination with no blackout periods
-- even on seat sales. For more information about everything WestJet,
please visit www.westjet.com.
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2014 Value Airline of the Year (Air Transport World magazine)
2013 Gold Stevie Award Best Transportation Company (American Business
2013 Chairman's Circle Award: WestJet Vacations (CPSC)
2013 Canada's Most Preferred Airline (Leger Marketing)
2013/2012 Canada's Most Attractive Employer (Randstad)
2013 WestJet RBC MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (Money Sense magazine)
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