WestJet arrives in Amsterdam

WestJet celebrated the launch of its new route between Calgary and Amsterdam with the 8:55 p.m. MT departure of WS20, on the airline’s 787 Dreamliner (below). Thursday night’s flight was the airline’s first launch of new service to Europe after more than 18 months and marked a significant milestone in WestJet’s commitment to restoring its global network.

WestJet celebrates the inaugural flight of its new route between Calgary and Amsterdam. (CNW Group/WESTJET, an Alberta Partnership)

WestJet’s new service operates two-times weekly, increasing to three-times weekly on September 9.  All flights will be operated on WestJet’s 787 Dreamliner, featuring WestJet’s Business Cabin including lie-flat pods, dining on demand and WestJet’s award-winning caring service.

Details of WestJet’s service between Calgary and Amsterdam:

Route Frequency Start Date
Calgary – Amsterdam 2x weekly Aug. 5 – Sept. 5, 2021
3x weekly Sept. 9 – October 31, 2021
Amsterdam – Calgary 2x weekly Aug. 6 – Sept. 6, 2021
3x weekly Sept. 10 – November 1, 2021