On Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced that main Canadian airways are cancelling their air service to solar locations, together with the Caribbean and Mexico, beginning this Sunday till April 30.
The airways embody Air Canada, WestJet, Sunwing, and Air Transat.
Now, Air Canada and WestJet have launched which locations and routes might be cancelled in keeping with the federal announcement.
Each airways have famous although, that they are going to be working one-way flights from the affected locations to convey Canadian travellers dwelling.
Right here is the checklist of cancelled routes from each airways:
- Vancouver – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
- Vancouver – Cancun, Mexico
- Vancouver – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
- Calgary – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
- Calgary – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
- Calgary – Cancun, Mexico,
- Calgary – Liberia, Costa Rica
- Edmonton – Cancun, Mexico
- Edmonton – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
- Edmonton – Mazatlan, Mexico (Swoop)
- Edmonton – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Swoop)
- Toronto – Cancun, Mexico
- Toronto – Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
- Toronto – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
- Toronto – Kingston, Jamaica
- Toronto – Montego Bay, Jamaica
- Toronto – Liberia, Costa Rica
- Toronto – Varadero, Cuba
- Toronto – Saint Lucia
- Toronto – Saint Marten
- Toronto – Nassau, Bahamas
- Toronto – Bermuda
- Toronto – Montego Bay, Jamaica (Swoop)
- Toronto – Cancun, Mexico (Swoop)
“The federal government requested, and we agreed,” stated WestJet President and CEO Ed Sims in an announcement. “We’ve responded to their request and can droop service to locations in Mexico and the Caribbean.”
For company with journey booked in the course of the impacted interval, WestJet stated it’s going to proactively notify them of their choices.
- Cayo Coco
- Montego Bay
- Punta Cana
- Puerto Vallarta
- Mexico Metropolis
- San Jose
Air Canada stated affected prospects might be provided full refunds given the providers are being suspended with no various out there.
“Air Canada believes a collaborative method with the Authorities of Canada involving all air carriers is the perfect means to reply to the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly given issues across the variants of COVID- 19 and journey in the course of the spring break interval,” stated Air Canada President and CEO Calin Rovinescu in an announcement.
Earlier, Trudeau additionally introduced starting subsequent week, all worldwide flights will solely be allowed to land at 4 airports: Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, and Montreal.
And in February, there might be a second obligatory COVID-19 take a look at for arriving passengers.
As they await the end result, they are going to be required to attend in quarantine for 3 days at a supervised lodge. The keep will price $2,000 per individual – which incorporates the price of non-public exams and the lodge keep.
In the event that they obtain a detrimental take a look at end result, they will go dwelling to quarantine with enhanced supervision, which Trudeau says consists of non-public safety, which his authorities has not too long ago employed. But when the take a look at is optimistic, they are going to be taken to a authorities facility.
Trudeau stated these “choices aren’t made evenly” and are “knowledgeable, efficient choices that absorb all components and their penalties.”
Trudeau famous Canada has had its borders closed to non-essential worldwide travellers for nearly a 12 months, has carried out a two-week quarantine, and has requested for Canadian residents and residents to have a detrimental COVID-19 take a look at end result earlier than coming again to the nation.
– With recordsdata from Clarrie Feinstein