The airline company Air Transat will offer next summer at Canada more than 250 weekly flights to 44 destinations, including 44 flights to eight French cities.
At the height of the summer 2022 season, the Canadian leisure company will operate more than 250 flights per week to 44 destinations. It will gradually increase its offer to Europe, consolidate its position in the United States by offering flights to Los Angeles and San Francisco for the first time, offer a selection of its most popular southern destinations and enhance its domestic flight program .
From Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeauthe company will notably offer 14 direct flights per week to the airport of Paris CDG and to London-Gatwick. It also plans to restart its operations towards the french provinces, including Bordeaux, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Nice and Toulouse. In total, 19 European destinations will be accessible by direct service from mainland France, including, as a major novelty, Amsterdam.
Departing from Quebec-Jean LesageAir Transat will strengthen its position as the leading international carrier with exclusive non-stop flights to two European capitals, namely Paris and, for the first time, London.
Since Toronto Pearsonin addition to enjoying 14 weekly flights to London, travelers will also be able to fly to 13 other major European destinations in Croatia, Spain, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and the United Kingdom.
In France :
|Destination||to Montreal||in Quebec||in Toronto|
|BASEL-MULHOUSE – France/Switzerland||1|
|BORDEAUX – France||4|
|NANTES – France||3|
In Europe :
|Ddestination||to Montreal||in Quebec||in Toronto|
|AMSTERDAM – Netherlands||3||4|
|ATHENS – Greece||3||3|
|BARCELONA – Spain||3||2|
|DUBLIN – Ireland||5|
|GLASGOW – United Kingdom||4|
|LAMEZIA – Italy||1|
|LISBON – Portugal||5||5|
|LONDON – United Kingdom||7||1||14|
|MADRID – Spain||3|
|MALAGA – Spain||2|
|OPORTO – Portugal||2||3|
|ROME – Italy||4||5|
|VENICE – Italy||2||1|
|ZAGREB – Croatia||2|
” We are actively rebuilding our network with a modern and versatile fleet that allows us to meet the increase in demand expected in 2022. We will be back on almost all the destinations offered before the pandemic, in addition to offering major new destinations for Canadian travelers “, explains in a press release Annick Guérard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Transat.
United States: focus on California and Florida
From Montreal, Air Transat will serve California with two flights per week to San Francisco and three to Los Angeles. It will also intensify its operations to Florida by annualizing its flights between Montreal and Miami, in addition to offering connections to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando from both Montreal and Toronto. Finally, travelers from Quebec will now be able to take advantage of direct flights to Fort Lauderdale all year round.
The South all year round: “Since Canadians remain fond of the South even during the summer season”, Air Transat will offer a selection of its most popular destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean from Montreal, Quebec and Toronto: Cancun in Mexico, Cayo Coco, Holguin, Santa Clara and Varadero in Cuba, Montego Bay in Jamaica, Port-au-Prince in Haiti, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana and Samana in the Dominican Republic.
“Observing the market and the travel trends that are emerging”, Air Transat is convinced that the enthusiasm for travel within Canadian borders will still be very present in the summer of 2022: this is why it will continue to improve his program of domestic flights. These flights will also allow a large number of Canadians to have access to international flights through connections via Toronto and Montreal, departing from Calgary, Quebec or Vancouver.
Subject to the evolution of the situation surrounding COVID-19 and the resulting travel restrictions, Air Transat may have to modify its flight schedule.