Iceland is hot. And the market from Canada is heating up with the news that Air Canada Rouge will launch daily summer seasonal service from Canada to Reykjavik.
Flights will operate 4X-weekly from YYZ and 3X-weekly from YUL, subject to government approvals. Introductory fares start at $698 round trip, all in. The summer service will run from 21JUN-7OCT.
"Iceland is an emerging and exciting vacation destination growing in popularity with its array of outdoor leisure and cultural adventures, and we're looking forward to flying to the Land of Fire and Ice this summer," said Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines.
"As the only Canadian airline and only Star Alliance carrier in North America to fly to Iceland, customers from across Canada and the United States can connect seamlessly and easily to these new non-stop flights from our YYZ and YUL hubs."
The new non-stop services will be operated by Air Canada Rouge starting in June 2017 with 136-seat A319 aircraft offering a choice of premium and economy classes of service.