Porter Airlines announces Edmonton as latest destination

posted on 13th December 2022 by Eddie Saunders
Porter Airlines announces Edmonton as latest destination

Porter Airlines is adding Edmonton to its network, with flights between Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) and Edmonton International Airport (YEG).

Edmonton is the newest destination for Porter’s new Embraer E195-E2 jet service, which currently includes VancouverOttawa and Montreal.

Porter is giving Canadian economy travellers the ability to fly with an airline that provides an enjoyable economy air travel experience for every passenger.

The initial flight schedule starts in February 2023 with one daily flight, increasing to three daily flights in April for additional flexibility.

Connecting flights with Ottawa and Montreal will also be available.

Toronto Pearson to:

Flights begin:

Average daily, non-stop,
round-trips:

Introductory roundtrip
fares start at:

Edmonton (YEG)

Feb. 14, 2023

3 as of Apr. 19, 2023

$250

“This represents the introduction of Edmonton to our network and also a new approach to flying that Edmontonians haven’t experienced in the past,” says Kevin Jackson, executive vice president and chief commercial officer, Porter Airlines.

“Our emphasis on high-quality service and competitive fares for every passenger sets Porter apart.

“No other airline does this and we are eager to remind Edmontonians that flying is something to look forward to.”

“Welcoming Porter Airlines to our community is exciting for our airport, our region and the aviation industry,” says Tom Ruth, president and CEO, Edmonton International Airport (YEG).

“More flights to more places means more options for travellers, businesses and visitors.

“Porter provides a unique service offering, which our travellers from the Edmonton Metropolitan Region are sure to enjoy.

“We look forward to a strong partnership and future growth with Porter.”