February 22, 2024

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Direct flights from Saskatoon to Minneapolis slated to return following three-year absence

Direct flights from Saskatoon to Minneapolis slated to return following three-year absence

Direct flights from Saskatoon to Minneapolis slated to return following three-year absence

Saskatchewan may have a direct air hyperlink to america beginning June nineteenth.

WestJet is anticipated to formally announce plans for 3 direct weekly flights from Saskatoon to Minneapolis within the coming days. It could be a resumption of service that ended when Delta suspended its direct flights to Minneapolis resulting from COVID in 2020.
A go to to the WestJet web site exhibits that flights to Minneapolis are already obtainable for reserving.

As well as, a twice weekly direct flight from Saskatoon to Kelowna will start June 2nd.

On Monday, WestJet introduced new direct flights from the 2 main airports in Alberta. Calgary may have direct connections to Austin, Texas; Chicago; Detroit and Washington, DC. Edmonton shall be including flights to Minneapolis and Seattle. Extra data is in a information launch issued by the airline.

CALGARY, AB, Feb. 13, 2023 /CNW/ – WestJet right now unveiled 20 new routes and three new locations to the airline’s summer time schedule. Providing a complete community of connectivity between Western Canada and america, WestJet’s summer time community additions function new continuous service to Washington Dulles, Detroit and Minneapolis, with new routes added to Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Nashville and Seattle. According to the airline’s beforehand introduced strategic path, WestJet can also be increasing home journey choices throughout Canada with elevated frequencies and choices to journey from coast-to-coast, and all over the place in between.

“We’re thrilled to be increasing our community and giving our visitors substantial alternative to discover the U.S., and Canada from coast-to-coast this summer time,” mentioned Alexis von Hoensbroech, WestJet Group Chief Government Officer. “From elevated home choices to expanded regional and transborder connectivity all through Western Canada, our summer time schedule demonstrates our unwavering dedication to fulfilling the various wants of Canadian travellers and making certain we’re the pleasant, dependable and inexpensive airline they love.”

With strengthened home and transborder connectivity, WestJet will enhance its service as much as practically 30 per cent in Calgary, 50 % in Edmonton and 10 per cent in Vancouver when in comparison with 2022.

Expanded U.S. community with extra routes and elevated entry to Delta hubs

This summer time WestJet will introduce Minneapolis, Detroit and Washington D.C. (Dulles), to its community, along with investing in new routes and restoring service to an expansive record of U.S. locations.

By way of its longstanding partnership with Delta Air Strains, visitors connecting by way of Minneapolis and Detroit will achieve entry to 2 extra of the U.S. airline’s main hubs. Constructing on WestJet’s present service to Delta hubs, together with Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York, and Seattle, WestJet visitors will now have entry to over 150 U.S. locations on a single bought ticket with check-in for all flights on the first departure, baggage tagged to their ultimate vacation spot and lounge entry for choose visitors. Moreover, frequent flyers of each airways will proceed to take pleasure in in depth reciprocal advantages any time they fly with both service, together with incomes and redeeming of their most popular program.

Highlights of WestJet’s summer time 2023 transborder and worldwide service

Vacation spot  Begin
Date 
Peak Season
Frequency 
Departure
Time
Arrival Time
Calgary – Austin* Might 18 2x weekly 09:40 14:30
Calgary – Chicago* Might 18 4x weekly 12:15 16:40
Calgary – Detroit1 Might 26 5x weekly 12:35 18:05
Calgary – Washington D.C. (Dulles) June 2 3x weekly 09:45 16:02
Edmonton – Minneapolis1 June 2 5x weekly 08:15 11:46
Edmonton – Seattle1 Might 19 5x weekly 10:30 11:30
Vancouver – Atlanta1 Might 17 4x weekly 22:25 06:05
Vancouver – Nashville Might 19 2x weekly 10:00 16:19
Vancouver – Orlando* Might 6 1x weekly 11:00 19:52
Winnipeg – Los Angeles3 Apr 30 3x weekly 07:00 08:38
Toronto – Bermuda3 Might 5 2x weekly 07:00 10:42
*Resumption of service/ 1 Delta hub/ 3 Continuation of winter service

 

Enhancing continuous west to east connectivity

As a part of WestJet’s new strategic path, the airline is taking strides to additional present visitors with in depth alternatives to seamlessly and affordably journey throughout Canada. Considerably strengthening Canadian connectivity, WestJet is including 5 new routes between Jap and Western Canada, additional positioning its community to assist journey calls for throughout the nation.

Vacation spot  Begin
Date 
Peak Season
Frequency 
Departure
Time
Arrival Time
Calgary – Moncton June 14 3x weekly 09:15 16:49
Calgary – Thunder Bay* June 29 3x weekly 14:00/15:45 18:36/20:21
Calgary – Quebec Metropolis* Might 19 4x weekly 17:55 23:55
Edmonton – Charlottetown June 14 1x weekly 10:25 17:58
Edmonton – London Might 19 2x weekly 10:25 15:52
Edmonton – Moncton June 29 2x weekly 10:25 17:57
Edmonton – Ottawa* Apr 30 6x weekly 09:00 14:43
Edmonton – Montreal* June 30 2x weekly 01:00 07:03
*Resumption of service

 

Bringing Western Canadian communities nearer by way of a strengthened regional community

As Western Canada’s undisputed home-team service, WestJet is enhancing its aviation gateway for enterprise and leisure journey alternatives by additional strengthening regional connectivity with the resumption of continuous flights and elevated frequencies.

Vacation spot  Begin
Date 
Peak Season
Frequency 
Departure
Time
Arrival Time
Calgary – Terrace* Might 1 4x weekly 09:40/14:10 10:58/15:28
Edmonton – Nanaimo* April 30 2x weekly 10:30 11:29
Edmonton – Penticton* July 1 2x weekly 11:00 11:27
Kelowna – Regina* Might 21 2x weekly 17:30 20:34
Kelowna – Saskatoon* June 2 2x weekly 17:35 20:29
Kelowna – Winnipeg* June 2 3x weekly 19:15 23:33
Vancouver – Regina* Jun 30 2x weekly 20:45 23:47
Winnipeg – Victoria* April 30 2x weekly 17:30 18:28
*Resumption of service