Air Transat is cancelling all flights till the spring as a consequence of new journey restrictions carried out by the federal authorities.
The funds airline introduced on January 29 that it might be briefly suspending its common operations till April 30, together with flights it operates to Europe.
The airline mentioned it is going to proceed working return flights to Canada till February 13.
Canadian clients who’re scheduled to fly residence between February 14 and April 30 might be rebooked on an earlier flight.
“We’re putting in the measures requested by the Canadian authorities, together with not travelling to the South,” mentioned Jean-Marc Eustache, the President and Chief Government Officer of Transat A.T. Inc.
“This forces us to briefly droop all our flights, together with to Europe.”
On Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced that main Canadian airways, together with Air Transat, had agreed to droop service to Mexico and the Caribbean till the top of April.
As properly, worldwide flights can solely land at 4 airports throughout the nation, and travellers might be required to take a COVID-19 check upon arrival in Canada.
Whereas they await the outcomes of the check, passengers might be required to quarantine at a chosen resort at their very own expense.
On Wednesday, Air Transat introduced that it might be cancelling all flights out of Toronto for the rest of the winter season.
“We’ll do every part we will to return our clients again to Canada. We clearly share the federal government’s goal to guard Canadians from COVID-19, together with the brand new variants,” Eustache mentioned.
Air Transat affords flights to 25 nations within the Americas and Europe, together with Italy, Spain, and Jamaica.