Canada’s WestJet launches non-stop flights to Florida, Mexico and Costa Rica

  • Published by Ozgur Tore


WestJet 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. destination, with convenient connections via Toronto Pearson.

"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. And we're excited to bring on stream our Boeing 767-300ER aircraft to fly between Alberta and Hawaii this winter - yet another important milestone for WestJet."

Details of WestJet's new routes from Calgary and Vancouver for the winter of 2015-2016:

Route Frequency Departs Arrives Effective
Vancouver - Orlando Weekly 11:35 p.m. 8 a.m. (+1) Jan. 1, 2016
Calgary - Fort Lauderdale Twice weekly 10:20 a.m. 5:29 p.m. Nov. 30, 2015
Calgary - Huatulco Twice weekly 8:25 a.m. 3:07 p.m. Dec. 12, 2015
Calgary - Liberia, CR Four times weekly 10:55 p.m. 6:39 a.m. (+1) Dec. 19, 2015

One-way fares are available starting at:

Departing Arriving Air transportation charges (ATC) Taxes, fees and charges Total one-way price from
Base fare from Other ATC
Vancouver Orlando $165.00 $7.50 $87.12 $259.62*CAD
Calgary Fort Lauderdale $143.00 $7.50 $96.52 $247.02*CAD
Calgary Huatulco $198.00 $7.50 $85.76 $291.26*CAD
Calgary Liberia $221.00 $7.50 $84.39 $312.89*CAD

WestJet will begin its popular service between Alberta and Hawaii on board its new fleet of Boeing 767-300ERs effective December 11, 2015. Already announced, new service between Abbotsford and Las Vegas launches October 29, 2015.

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