Air Canada‘s leisure carrier subsidiary, Air Canada rouge™, is introducing year-round non-stop flights between Toronto and Honolulu, Hawaii. The new route, which is the only non-stop service between Toronto and Hawaii, will begin November 26, 2014.
In Meetings + Incentive Travel’s 2014 Market Report, Hawaii ranked number six on the top ten list of US destinations that Canadian planners expect to use for meetings this year.
“Hawaii has long been a very popular vacation destination for Canadians from coast to coast,” said Benjamin Smith, executive vice-president and chief commercial officer at Air Canada. “With the expansion of Air Canada rouge toHawaii, we are delighted to introduce the only non-stop flights between Toronto and Hawaii. Flights are timed to provide convenient connections at our main Toronto hub for flights serving destinations throughout Air Canada’s extensive network. In combination with Air Canada Vacations, we are pleased to offer Canadians even more holiday choices.”
In addition, Air Canada announced that existing year-round non-stop service from Vancouver to Honolulu and Maui, currently operated by Air Canada, will be converted to daily Air Canada rouge Boeing 767-300 ER service effectiveNovember 21 and December 1, 2014, respectively.
As part of its Air Canada rouge winter schedule to Caribbean destinations, twice-weekly seasonal service fromToronto to St. Maarten, previously operated by Air Canada, will be converted to Air Canada rouge Boeing 767-300ER service effective December 20.