YLW adding second daily flight to Toronto

Image Credit: Shutterstock

KELOWNA – Air Canada will be adding a second daily flight between Kelowna to Toronto this summer.

The airline made the announcement last week saying the first flight will depart Toronto’s Pearson International Airport daily at 8:25 p.m. local time and arrive in Kelowna at 10 p.m., according to a City of Kelowna media release.

The A319 aircraft will then return to Toronto at 10:55 p.m. and arrive in Toronto at 6:10 a.m. local time.

YLW Airport Director Sam Samaddar says the extra flights will start June 22, 2018, just in time for their peak season.

“This service increases connectivity options for our travellers, both inbound and outbound from Kelowna," Samaddar says in the release.

Passengers can book flights at aircanada.com or by calling 1-888-247-2262. For more information on where you can fly from YLW, visit ylw.kelowna.ca

To contact a reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw or call 250-718-0428 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

Mount Eneas wildfire as seen from Highway 97C near Peachland the evening of Thursday, July 19, 2018
Mount Eneas wildfire near Peachland stable at 1,000 ha
PEACHLAND - The Mount Eneas wildfire, about four kilometres south of Peachland, is still about 1,000 hectares and is being described by emergency officials as stable this morning. The lightning-caused blaze was discovered on Tuesday, July 1

Top News