TORONTO, March 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Porter Airlines is increasing service to Washington Dulles International Airport, which begins on April 16. A fourth daily roundtrip flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport will be available as of May 14.
"Our Washington route has exceeded expectations, even before we've started service," said Robert Deluce, president and CEO of Porter Airlines. "We are adding an additional daily flight to accommodate demand and provide a more convenient schedule for our passengers."
A popular destination for both business and leisure travellers, Washington was selected to be Porter's sixth U.S. destination after a passenger survey showed it as a top choice.
The new weekday schedule, available as of May 14, is as follows:
|Toronto City||Washington Dulles|
|departure times||departure times|
|1120 *||1345 *|
* Denotes new flight.
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.
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