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04/05/2022 By : Siddharth Vijay Jairaj

Air Canada Resumes Non-Stop Service between London Heathrow and Halifax, Nova Scotia

Air Canada Resumes Non-Stop Service between London Heathrow and Halifax, Nova Scotia

  1. Airline operates nine daily non-stop flights between London and Canada during the summer peak

  2. Air Canada now offers services from London to five destinations across Canada

LONDON, 3 May 2022 – Air Canada has resumed its year-round non-stop service between London Heathrow and Halifax, operating up to once daily. The additional route is the airline’s fifth nonstop service from London, which builds on existing flights from London Heathrow to Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, and Calgary. Air Canada will operate nine nonstop daily flights between London and Canada during the summer peak.

Air Canada flights from London Heathrow to Halifax will be operated with Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, accommodating 169 passengers, with a choice of two classes of service: Premium Economy and Economy. All flights are timed to optimize connectivity to Air Canada's extensive North American network, including 46 airports in the U.S. Seats are available for booking at aircanada.com, via the Air Canada App, Air Canada's Contact Centres and travel agencies.

“This is great news for our British customers as they plan their next trip to Canada,” said Stephen Gerrard, Air Canada General Manager Sales, U.K. and Ireland. “As we expand our schedule from the U.K., our non-stop flights from London to Halifax will provide our customers with even greater travel choice. Everyone can look forward to a warm welcome when they board Air Canada.”

London - Halifax Schedule

In addition to the year-round non-stop service between London Heathrow and Halifax, Air Canada currently offers non-stop services from London Heathrow to Toronto, Vancouver, Montréal and Calgary as well as between Dublin and Toronto. The airline will resume its seasonal services between Edinburgh and Toronto, starting 1 June 2022, Manchester, and Toronto, starting 1 June 2022, Dublin, and Montreal, starting 2 June 2022 and between Dublin and Vancouver, starting 3 June 2022.

For full schedule details, please visit aircanada.com

Travelling internationally?

Visit Air Canada's Travel Ready Hub for the latest government entry requirements. Customers are responsible for ensuring they meet all government entry requirements, including holding the correct travel documents, visas, any required health certificates, and all other eligibility requirements for any flights they purchase. Government requirements may change with little notice.

International Services

Air Canada's international services include wide-body aircraft featuring choices of Air Canada Signature Class with lie-flat seating, Premium Economy and Economy Class. Hours of complementary inflight entertainment are available at every seat throughout the aircraft along with options to purchase onboard wi-fi.

All customers are provided with individual care kits which contain antiseptic wipes, face covering and hand sanitizer. Air Canada's onboard services have resumed and will gradually feature new meals inspired by a panel of celebrated Canadian chefs on international flights departing Canada.

Customers can also collect and redeem Aeroplan points through Canada's leading loyalty program when travelling with Air Canada, and eligible customers have access to priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounges, priority boarding and other benefits, where available.

About Air Canada

Air Canada is Canada's largest domestic and international airline, the country's flag carrier and a founding member of Star Alliance, the world's most comprehensive air transportation network. Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a Four-Star ranking from the independent U.K. research firm Skytrax, which in 2021 also named Air Canada as having the Best Airline Staff in North America, Best Airline Staff in Canada, Best Business Class Lounge in North America, as well as an Excellence award for its handling of COVID-19. Also in 2021, Air Canada was named Global Traveler's Best Airline in North America for the third straight year. In January 2021, Air Canada received APEX's Diamond Status Certification for the Air Canada CleanCare+ biosafety program for managing COVID-19, the only airline in Canada to attain the highest APEX ranking. Air Canada has also committed to a net zero emissions goal from all global operations by 2050. For more information, please visit: aircanada.com/media, follow Air Canada on Twitter and LinkedIn, and join Air Canada on Facebook.

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