WestJet launches new non-stop service to Aruba
Published Sunday, May. 06, 2012
CALGARY, May 6, 2012 — Airline makes first flight to its 30th sun destination available from Toronto Pearson CALGARY, May 6, 2012 /CNW/ – estJet today announced the launch of new, non-stop seasonal service between Toronto and Aruba, Netherlands Antilles. The inaugural flight departs Toronto’s Pearson International Airport at 9 a.m. EDT today.
“Without a doubt, Aruba is one of the most beautiful and culturally fascinating islands in the Caribbean,” said John MacLeod, WestJet Vice-President, Network Management and Alliances. “With an average daily temperature of about 30 degrees, clear skies and cooling trade winds, the climate is perfect for a vacation at any time of the year. Aruba is our 30th sun destination available to Canadians on a non-stop basis from Toronto Pearson – another milestone in the continuing growth of WestJet from Canada’s largest airport.”
WestJet will fly between Toronto and Aruba once weekly on Sundays.
Toronto – Aruba (once weekly until October 21, 2012)
|From Toronto (WS 2614)||9 a.m.||1:53 p.m.|
|From Aruba (WS 2615)||2:45 p.m.||7:53 p.m.|
“We are excited to celebrate with WestJet today the launch of another great service for our guests,” said Pamela Griffith-Jones, Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer for the Greater Toronto Airports Authority. “It’s great to see WestJet continuing to grow its network at Canada’s leading airport and we know that the addition of yet another sun destination from Toronto Pearson will be a great success.”
Full schedule details and great one-way fares to Aruba are available from $229 plus applicable fees, taxes and surcharges by visiting westjet.com, calling WestJet’s Sales Super Centre at 1-888-WESTJET (937-8538) or through your preferred travel agent.
Aruba is the latest WestJet destination served non-stop from Toronto Pearson. Other destinations include Kingston, Montego Bay, San Juan, Cancun, Holguin, Varadero, Nassau, Cozumel, Miami, Tampa, Turks and Caicos, and St. Maarten. Aruba is one of five new destinations the airline is launching as part of its 2012 summer schedule.
WestJet Vacations offers a great selection of vacation packages to Aruba for seven nights starting as low as $699 plus applicable fees, taxes and surcharges. Options include everything from beachfront, all-inclusive properties to efficiency accommodation with all the conveniences of home. For more information, visit westjetvacations.com, contact a WestJet Vacations Experience Specialist at 1-877-737-7001 or see your preferred travel agent.
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