• Joe Breitfeller

Air Canada to Offer Service to Hawaii From Four Canadian Gateways for Winter 2022

Air Canada will offer more nonstop options from Canada to Hawaii with new Montreal-Honolulu and Toronto-Maui services, complementing the carrier’s longstanding services from Calgary and Vancouver to the Hawaiian Islands.


Air Canada Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner - Courtesy Air Canada

On Wednesday (May 12, 2021), Air Canada announced an expansion of their service to the Hawaiian Islands for winter 2022 with flights from four Canadian gateways including Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver. The carrier will introduce new service between Montreal and Honolulu, as well as from Toronto to Maui, complementing Air Canada’s longstanding service to the Hawaiian Islands from Calgary and Vancouver.


The new nonstop Montreal-Honolulu service will launch on December 12th, with the start of Toronto-Maui service following on December 18, 2021. Nonstop service on the Toronto-Honolulu route will resume on December 17th, while service from Vancouver to Maui, Honolulu and Kona will resume on September 10th, September 14th and December 19th, respectively. From Calgary, new nonstop service to Honolulu, and the resumption of Maui service will begin on December 18, 2021.


In Wednesday’s announcement, Air Canada’s Senior Vice President – Network Planning and Revenue Management, Mark Galardo, said,


“We are seeing strong demand in the sun markets this winter with people in Canada and around the world looking ahead to holiday travel. As we finalize our schedule to position Air Canada's leadership in leisure travel this winter, we have added new non-stop flights to Hawaii from Montreal and Toronto in addition to our flights from Calgary and Vancouver, making it more convenient than ever for Canadians across the country to experience the Hawaiian Islands. From Europe, customers will be able to easily connect to our Hawaii flights from our Montreal and Toronto gateways. We know people will be excited to travel this winter, and we look forward to welcoming our customers onboard.”


Hawai’i Tourism Canada’s Account Director, Lorenzo Campos, added,


“We are very happy that Air Canada is launching additional options to fly to Hawai'i. We are looking forward to welcoming back our Canadian friends. We would like to say a big mahalo to our trusted partner Air Canada for the continuous support in sharing the aloha spirit and always embracing the Hawaiian value of mālama.”


Air Canada’s new flights to Hawaii from Montreal and Toronto will feature a choice of three cabins of service including Air Canada's Signature Class with lie-flat Executive Pods. Customers can book their travel to Hawaii for next winter now and Air Canada’s new refund policy offers the option of a refund, an Air Canada Travel Voucher or equivalent value in Aeroplan Points with a 65 percent bonus. The policy applies to all tickets, should the airline cancel or reschedule a flight by more than three hours.


Air Canada is Canada’s largest domestic and international airline. The Canadian flag carrier is a founding member of the Star Alliance and the only international network carrier in North America to receive a Four-Star ranking from Skytrax. For the last two years Air Canada was also named Global Traveler’s ‘Best Airline in North America.’



Source: Air Canada