Air France to Launch New Service Between Paris Charles de Gaulle and Quebec City From May 17, 2022
Air France is expanding their service to Canada with up to three weekly flights between Paris Charles de Gaulle and Quebec City from May 17, 2021. Quebec City will become the carrier’s fourth Canadian destination and the route will be operated with an Airbus A330-200.
On Monday (January 17, 2022), Air France announced the launch of up to three new weekly flights between Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Quebec City’s Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) starting May 17, 2022. Flights will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and the route will be serviced with an Airbus A330-200 featuring 36 Business Class, 21 Premium Economy and 167 Economy Class seats. The departing flight, AF0352, will depart Paris-CDG at 13:10, arriving Quebec City at 14:40, while the return flight, AF0353, leaves Quebec City at 17:00 and arrives in Paris the following morning at 05:45 (all times local). The new nonstop route complements Air France’s existing daily bus service linking Montreal’s Pierre Elliott Trudeau Airport to Quebec City, which if free of charge for all customers connecting from an Air France flight.
Air France has offered service to Canada since 1950, and the airline currently links Paris-CDG to Montreal with up to four daily flights, to Toronto with up to two daily flights, and Vancouver with up to one daily flight, year-round. This summer, Air France will expand their capacity to Canada by 25 percent compared to pre-pandemic levels, more capacity between Europe and Canada than any European airline. The cabins on Air France’s Airbus A330-200s have been refreshed to offer the highest levels of comfort. The aircraft has been equipped with Wi-Fi and features a fully flat 2-meter long bed in Business Class, and wide Premium Economy seats that recline to 130 degrees. Economy Class seats have been equipped with ergonomic seat foam and recline up to 118 degrees. All seats feature USB ports, as well as Air France’s latest IFE system, offering over 1,000 hours of films, TV series and other programming on large HD touch screens.
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Source: Air France