WestJet adds new routes, more flights between Canada and Hawaii


America’s neighbors to the north will have more opportunities to fly south for the winter this year for a warm Hawaii vacation.

Canadian air carrier WestJet is expanding its flight schedule to the Islands, adding two brand new routes and offering more direct flights from Canada to Hawaii.

A seasonal Saturday flight between Victoria, British Columbia, and Honolulu begins November 7, with introductory one-way fares starting at $259

The weekly flight departs Victoria International Airport at 8 a.m. (Pacific time), arriving in Honolulu at 12:20 p.m. (Hawaii time). Return flights leave Honolulu at 1:50 p.m. (Hawaii time), arriving in Victoria at 9:30 p.m., (Pacific time).

WestJet is also adding a twice-weekly flight between Vancouver and Lihue, Kauai, beginning December 16 on Wednesdays and Saturdays, with introductory one-way fares starting at $349.

The Kauai-bound flights depart Vancouver International Airport at 3:15 p.m. (Pacific time), arriving in Lihue at 7:56 p.m. (Hawaii time). Return flights are red-eyes, leaving Honolulu at 11:00 p.m. (Hawaii time), and touching down in Vancouver at 6:47 a.m. (Pacific time), the next morning.
Beginning in October, WestJet will also add flights to its existing routes between Vancouver and Honolulu and Vancouver and Kahului, Maui. Daily service between Vancouver and both Hawaii destinations kicks off Oct. 8—increasing to 11 flights a week on November 1, and 12 flights a week on December 16.

WestJet currently flies to Oahu, Kauai, Maui and Kailua-Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii.

For more information, or to book a reservation, click here, or call (888) WESTJET [(888) 937-8538].

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