Air Transat will fly to more than 25 sun destinations from 19 Canadian
airports for winter 2015/2016, with the beefed-up schedule including 16 new
routes. The airline is also promising increased capacity on flights to the
South and some key European destinations during the winter months.
“This winter, Air Transat offers even more Sun for Everyone with
its wide range of destinations including the Caribbean; Central and South
America; Cuba; the Dominican Republic; Jamaica; Mexico and Florida," said Air
Transat General Manager Jean-François Lemay.
“Adding small planes to our permanent fleet has allowed us to adjust our
program according to the demand of each Canadian airport we serve. We have
therefore increased our capacity on the market and our number of South routes,
offering more choice and flexibility for vacationers as a result," Lemay added.
Cuba is a major beneficiary of new routes, with the addition of flights
to SNU from YWG; YYC; YVR; YXE and YEG. At YHZ, Air Transat will add service to
In Quebec, 3 new routes have been added to the South program: the D.R.'s
La Romana from YQB, as well as Havana and Panama's Rio Hato from YUL.
Travellers departing YYZ will have access to a new flight to RIH, as
well as the addition of a flight to La Romana, while Florida will be available
to Newfoundlanders with a new YYT-MCO route.
Finally, in Western Canada, 3 new Mexico destinations will be added to
the program: Ixtapa and
Cozumel from YEG and YYC as well as Huatulco from
TS has also enhanced its winter program to Europe with direct,
year-round flights to Paris and London, as well as Malaga; Lisbon and Faro.
TS will boost its flight frequency to London from YYZ, offering up to 5
flights a week, and increase its capacity to Paris from YUL with daily
year-round flights. Weekly service from YYZ to Glasgow and Manchester is also
on the program, as well as a weekly flight to London (Gatwick) from YVR, which
will increase to 2 weekly flights starting in February, 2016.