AC Inaugurates First Of 25 New Non-Stop Routes

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Air Canada has inaugurated its non-stop service between Toronto and Omaha, the first of 25 new year-round and seasonal routes the carrier is launching this summer. The new non-stop routes are “consistent with company growth plans and will extend Air Canada's network with new destinations and city pairings in Canada, the U.S. and internationally to give customers greater choice and convenience when they travel,” according to a statement from the company.

"Air Canada is well established as a leading global carrier now serving 222 destinations on six continents. These route additions broaden and deepen our already expansive network by adding new destinations and city pairings,” said Benjamin Smith, president, passenger airlines at Air Canada. “In recent years, Air Canada has been profitably adding capacity and building its network so that today we now operate 430 routes, providing customers more choice and travel options aboard the Best Airline in North America, as rated by the respected Skytrax global survey.”

The 25 new routes will launch between 1MAY and 2JUL, 2018 and include international services such as Vancouver to Paris and ZurichToronto to Buenos Aries and Shannon, and Montreal to Tokyo-Narita and Bucharest. The routes include a combination of Air Canada mainline, Air Canada Rouge and Air Canada Express services. Flights are timed to connect conveniently with Air Canada's global network at major hubs, provide for Aeroplan accumulation and redemption, Star Alliance reciprocal benefits, and for eligible customers, priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounge access where available, priority boarding and other benefits.

Here is a look at all of the new routes:

Departure City

Destination

Start Date*

Service

Toronto

Omaha

01MAY18

Express

Toronto

Buenos Aires

02MAY18

Mainline

Toronto

Providence

17MAY18*

Express

Toronto

Shannon

01JUN18*

Mainline

Toronto

Zagreb

02JUN18*

Rouge

Toronto

Porto

08JUN18*

Rouge

Toronto

Bucharest

09JUN18*

Rouge

Toronto

Kamloops

21JUN18*

Rouge

Toronto

Nanaimo

22JUN18*

Rouge

Montréal

Baltimore

17MAY18

Express

Montréal

Pittsburgh

17MAY18

Express

Montréal

Tokyo Narita

01JUN18

Mainline

Montréal

Dublin

02JUN18*

Mainline

Montréal

Bucharest

07JUN18*

Rouge

Montréal

Lisbon

15JUN18*

Rouge

Montréal

Victoria

22JUN18*

Rouge

Montréal

Windsor

02JUL18

Express

Montréal

London, ON

02JUL18

Express

Vancouver

Sacramento

17MAY18

Express

Vancouver

Zurich

07JUN18*

Mainline

Vancouver

Paris

08JUN18*

Mainline

Edmonton

San Francisco 

01MAY18

Express

Edmonton

Kelowna

02JUL18

Express

Edmonton

Victoria

02JUL18*

Express

Calgary

Comox

02JUL18*

Express


*Indicates summer seasonal route




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