WestJet today announced it is launching new
non-stop service to Florida, Mexico and Costa Rica, as well as adding more than
85 flights across its growing domestic and international network as part of its
winter 2015-2016 flight schedule. WestJet's regional airline, WestJet Encore,
will also begin service three times a day to Boston, its first U.S.
"WestJet continues to
enhance its strong position in key sun markets with the addition of more
destinations in areas popular with Canadian travellers," said Chris Avery,
WestJet Vice-President, Network Planning, Alliances and Corporate Development.
"Our upcoming winter schedule also adds many new routes, extends routes
from seasonal to year-round and increases frequencies within Canada to improve
our business and leisure products. In particular, our new non-stop service to
BOS from YHZ and YYZ complements our growing list of U.S. business
WestJet will launch new
non-stop service between Toronto and West Palm Beach and Toronto and Sarasota,
as well as between Toronto and Boston and Halifax and Boston. The airline will
also introduce new service to Mexico between Toronto and Huatulco, Toronto and
Merida, and Toronto and Cabo San Lucas, as well as additional service to Costa
Rica between Toronto and San Jose (SJO). WestJet already serves Liberia.
Guests flying from the Region
of Waterloo International Airport and Charlottetown Airport will see new weekly
non-stop flights to Orlando.