WestJet announces direct flights between Winnipeg and Los Angeles

WestJet Airlines Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 C-GZSG (msn 60516) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 958572.

WestJet has announced new nonstop service between Winnipeg and Los Angeles, beginning October 31, 2022.

From left: Nick Hays, President and CEO, Winnipeg Airports Authority, Dayna Spiring, President and CEO, Winnipeg Economic Development; John Weatherill, WestJet Chief Commercial Officer, The Honourable Heather Stefanson, Premier of Manitoba; and Rod Bruinooge, Interim CEO, Manitoba Film and Music. (CNW Group/WESTJET, an Alberta Partnership)

The route, which will operate three-times weekly on a year-round basis, will strengthen integral ties and convenience in transportation between Winnipeg’s expanding television and film industry and the esteemed, world-renowned hub of entertainment itself, Los Angeles.

Route Start Date Frequency Departure Arrival
Winnipeg – Los
Angeles
Beginning
October 31,
2022
3x Weekly (Monday,
Friday, Saturday)
7:00 am 8:50 am
Los Angeles –
Winnipeg
Beginning
October 31,
2022
3x Weekly (Monday,
Friday, Saturday)
9:35 am 3:07 pm

This winter, WestJet will solidify its position as the leading airline in Winnipeg providing more nonstop routes than any other carrier.

Further, the WestJet Group will increase capacity to and from Winnipeg by 80 percent in comparison to 2021, serving 22 nonstop, direct routes and producing the largest year-over-year growth of any major airport in the group’s network.

Top Copyright Photo: WestJet Airlines Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 C-GZSG (msn 60516) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 958572.

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