WestJet launches Calgary – Seattle/Tacoma flights

WestJet, together with key government and industry partners, on November 4 launched its newest route connecting guests for the first time between Calgary and Seattle/Tacoma.

The departure of flight WS3612 marked a major recovery milestone for WestJet as the airline’s first transborder inaugural since pre-pandemic.

WestJet YYC-SEA inaugural ribbon cutting with, Richard Bartrem, John Fleming, Cindy Ady, Tim Patterson, Roger Reid, Carmelle Hunka and WestJet Crew of flight WS3612. (CNW Group/WESTJET, an Alberta Partnership)

The departure of WS3612 carrying 69 guests marked WestJet’s first new international route departure under the Government of Canada’s new traveller and employee vaccination policies.

WestJet’s newest transborder flight will operate four times weekly to begin and will increase to two-times daily by spring 2022.

Details of WestJet’s new service between Calgary and Seattle:

Route

Frequency

Start date

Calgary – Seattle

4x weekly

November 4, 2021

6x weekly

December 20, 2021

1x daily

March 28, 2022

2x daily

May 19, 2022

Seattle – Calgary

4x weekly

November 4, 2021

6x weekly

December 20, 2021

1x daily

March 28, 2022

2x daily

May 19, 2022