WestJet Adds Non-Stop Winnipeg-Saskatchewan Routes

WestJetWestJet’s Encore service is adding two new non-stop flights between Winnipeg and Saskatchewan beginning early next year.

Passengers will be able to fly from Winnipeg to Regina and Winnipeg to Saskatoon twice daily during the week and once daily on Saturday and Sunday.

The Regina leg begins January 15, 2014, while travellers can jet to Saskatoon beginning February 15, 2014. Both routes run until April 26, 2014.

“Our newest schedule reflects the popularity of many domestic and international destinations and the demand for more frequency,” said Chris Avery of WestJet. “With the continued expansion and growth of WestJet Encore, we have been able to increase our domestic frequency on existing routes while adding more flights to our most popular trans-border and international destinations.

WestJet has also announced four new non-stop routes between Vancouver and Kamloops, B.C., while increasing the frequency on routes between Calgary and Kamloops and routes between Edmonton and Saskatoon, Edmonton and Regina and Edmonton and Grande Prairie, Alberta. New non-stop routes between Calgary and Miami, Florida will begin in October. WestJet’s Brandon to Calgary service begins September 3.