Air Canada Announces New U.S. Transborder Routes and Services from Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver

December 10, 2019

Air Canada today announced two new seasonal summer routes and added service to major U.S. destinations from Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. New daily, non-stop services linking Montreal and Nashville, and Calgary and Boston, as well as the addition of a second daily flight between Vancouver and Newark, will give customers more choice and added convenience when travelling transborder beginning in June.

Montreal-Nashville (Between June 1 and October 25, 2020)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days of Week

AC7714

Montreal 18:05

Nashville 19:48

Daily

AC7713

Nashville 08:25

Montreal 11:51

Daily

The new route from Montreal will be operated by Air Canada Express on a 76-seat Embraer E175 aircraft featuring Business Class and Economy Class cabins. It complements existing year-round service to Nashville from Toronto.

The flights are timed to provide connectivity through Air Canada's North American and international destinations such as Shanghai, Tokyo, Paris and London.

Calgary-Boston (Between June 22 and September 7, 2020)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days of Week

AC580

Calgary 16:15

Boston 22:46

Daily

AC581

Boston 06:30

Calgary 09:32

Daily

The flight will be operated with a mainline Airbus A319 aircraft featuring Business Class and Economy Class cabins. These flights are timed to provide excellent connectivity to and from Air Canada's Western Canada network. This seasonal route is in addition to existing service to Boston from Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Halifax.

Vancouver-Newark (June 15 and October 12, 2020)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days of Week

AC546

Vancouver 13:55

Newark 22:05

Daily

AC547

Newark 06:30

Vancouver 09:20

Daily

The addition of a second daily flight between Vancouver and Newark for the summer season will enhance an important transborder connection as it is timed for optimal connectivity to Air Canada's Western Canada network and flights to Asia.

Travelling Transborder with Air Canada

Customers travelling to Nashville, Boston or Newark from an international destination through Canada pre-clear U.S. customs without even picking up their baggage if they are connecting, saving significant time on their journey. Canadian customers returning from the U.S. can clear customs in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary without having to collect their bags until they get to their final destination.

All customers can collect and redeem Aeroplan Miles through Canada's leading loyalty program when travelling with Air Canada, and eligible customers have access to priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounges at Canadian airports, priority boarding and other benefits.