Air Canada to launch seasonal flights to Bangkok and Mumbai for winter 2022-23

Air Canada announced today the expansion of its international network with the addition of Bangkok, Thailand, the carrier’s first non-stop service to South-East Asia. The airline will also be resuming flights to Mumbai, its second destination in the strategic India market. Air Canada’s seasonal service to Bangkok will operate from its trans-Pacific hub at Vancouver International Airport, while the carrier’s Mumbai flights will operate from Torontovia LondonHeathrow. Both routes are subject to receiving final government approvals.

The planned service between Vancouver and Bangkok, as well as between Toronto and Mumbai via LondonHeathrow, will be operated with Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft featuring three cabins of service for customers to choose from, including lie-flat seats in Signature Class, Premium Economy and Economy Class.

Air Canada is bolstering its international winter offering to the South Pacific region with the return of seasonal service from Vancouver to Auckland, New Zealand, and additional flights to Sydney and Brisbane, Australia. Air Canada is also re-establishing international services to South America with the resumption of routes from Montreal and Toronto to Lima, Peru on a seasonal basis.

Flight

From

To

Days of
Week

Departs

Arrives

Aircraft

Season

AC65

YVR
(Vancouver)

BKK
(Bangkok)

Mon,
Wed,
Fri, Sun

23:00

05:55 +2
days

Boeing
787

Dec. 1 –
Apr. 14

AC66

BKK
(Bangkok)

YVR
(Vancouver)

Tue, Wed,
Fri, Sun

08:30

06:35

Boeing
787

Dec. 4 –
Apr. 17

AC856

YYZ
(Toronto)

LHR
(London)

Daily

20:30

08:30 +1
day

Boeing
787

Oct. 29-
Mar. 24

LHR

(London)

BOM
(Mumbai)

Daily

11:10 +1 day

01:40 +2
days

AC855

BOM

(Mumbai)

LHR
(London)

Daily

04:50

09:20

Boeing
787

Oct. 31-
Mar. 26

LHR
(London)

YYZ
(Toronto)

Daily

12:00

14:55

Highlights of Air Canada’s resumed and increased international routes for Winter 2022/23 include:

India:

Toronto-Mumbai

Seasonal daily flights resume Oct. 29 via London Heathrow

Toronto-Delhi

Daily flights remain year-round

Vancouver-Delhi

3 weekly flights resume Oct. 1. Outbound flight includes a technical stop in Dublin for operational purposes.

Montreal-Delhi

3 weekly flights remain year-round

South Pacific:

Vancouver-Auckland

3 flights weekly service resume Nov. 10, increasing to 5 flights weekly from Dec.-Mar.

Vancouver-Brisbane

Increases to 5 weekly flights in Dec.

Vancouver-Sydney

Increases to 10 weekly flights for Dec. and Jan.

Peru:

Toronto-Lima

Seasonal 2 weekly flights resume Nov. 4

Montreal-Lima

Seasonal 2 weekly flights resuming Oct. 30

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