Whether you’re in search of sun, sand or adventure, we’ve got some exciting news for Canadians looking to travel down south this summer!

On Monday, WestJet announced it will introduce 20 new routes with three destinations to their 2023 schedule – so pack your bags.

“We are thrilled to be expanding our network and giving our guests substantial opportunity to explore the U.S., and Canada from coast-to-coast this summer,” said Alexis von Hoensbroech, WestJet Group Chief Executive Officer.

“From increased domestic options to expanded regional and transborder connectivity throughout Western Canada, our summer schedule demonstrates our unwavering commitment to fulfilling the diverse needs of Canadian travellers and ensuring we are the friendly, reliable and affordable airline they love.”

Recent Posts:
Pizza Pizza is handing out free slices to single people at select locations in Canada
“Thank you Canada”: Dave Grohl pays tribute to the north in Super Bowl ad


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by @westjet

So where will they be flying? Well, WestJet’s summer network addition will feature new direct flights to Washington, D.C., Detroit and Minneapolis.

New routes have also been added to Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Nashville and Seattle, for all you sports fans looking to catch a Mariners or Seahawks game – but there’s more!

WestJet is also expanding domestic travel for Canadians by increasing the frequencies and options, making seeing family, friends or new things significantly easier.

Here are just a few of their updated transborder and international highlights:

Photo via WestJet

As well as the improvements to non-stop “west to east connectivity:”

Photo via WestJet

And lastly, plans to strength their regional network:

Photo via WestJet

Want to book your next big trip? Head over to the WestJet website learn more about their new routes coming later this year – which also include Calgary’s new direct flights to Europe. 

Happy travelling, Canada!