Canada

by Kerwin McKenzie

Canadian Passriders

 

Toronto, ON Canada Toronto, ON Canada

 

 

This page is specifically setup for Canadian Passriders or those wanting to travel to Canada. Please feel free to leave a comment below if you have any additional information to add:

Airlines (Canadian)

 

Air Canada (AC) including Air Canada Jazz

  • 1-888-247-2262
  • 24 hours

 

Air Inuit (3H)

  • 1 800 361-2965
  • 24 hours

 

airTransat (TS)

  • 1-877-872-6728
  • 24 hours

 

FirstAir (7F)

  • 1-800-267-1247
  • Monday to Friday: 7:00a – 11:00p ET
  • Weekends & Holidays: 9:00a – 7:00p ET

 

Porter (PD)

  • 1-888-619-8622 or 1-416-619-8622
  • Monday to Friday: 5:30a – 11:00p ET
  • Saturday to Sunday 6:00a – 10:00p ET

 

sunwing Airlines (WG)

  • 1 877 SUNWING (786-9464)
  • Monday – Friday: 8:00a – 12:00a EST
  • Saturday: 8:00a – 8:00p
  • Sunday: 8:00a – 8:00p

 

WestJet (WS)

  • 1-888-937-8538 (1-888-WESTJET) within Canada and the U.S.
  • 24 hours

 

 

Buses

 

 

 

Major Airports

Typically, there’s a departure tax for Canadian airports. You will either pay it in your ZED fare, at the airport using the kiosk or collected by the agents or payroll deducted:

 

Calgary, AB Canada (YYC)

Airlines Serving: Air Canada (AC), Air North (4N), Air Transat (TS), Alaska Airlines (AS), American Airlines (AA), British Airways (BA), Central Mountain Air (9M), Condor (DE), Delta Air Lines (DL), Eidelweiss Air (WK), Frontier Airlines (F9), Hainan Airlines (HU), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), LAN (LA), Sunwing Airlines (WG), United Airlines (UA) and WestJet (WS)

Edmonton, AB (YEG)

Airlines serving: Air Canada (AC), Air North (4N), Air Transat (TS), Alaska Airlines (AS), Canadian North (5T), Central Mountain Air (9M), Delta Air Lines (DL), First Air (7F), Icelandair (FI), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Northwestern Air (J3), Sunwing Airlines (WG), United Airlines (UA) and WestJet (WS).
 

Halifax, NS (YHZ)

Airlines serving: Air Canada (AC), Air Saint Pierre (PJ), Air Transat (TS), Condor (DE), Delta Air Lines (DL), Icelandair (FI), Provincial Airlines (PB), Porter Airlines (PD), Sunwing Airlines (WG), United Airlines (UA) and WestJet (WS).
 

Kuujjuag, (YVP)

 
Airlines serving: Air Inuit (3H) and First Air (7F).

Montreal-Trudeau, QB (YUL)

Airlines Serving: Air Inuit (3H), Aeromexico (AM), Air Algerie (AH), Air Canada (AC), Air China (CA), Air Creebec (YN), Air France (AF),Air Saint Pierre (PJ), Air Transat (TS), American Airlines (AA), British Airways (BA), Copa Airlines (CM), Corsair International (SS), Cubana Airlines (CU), Delta Air Lines (DL), First Air (7F), Iberia Airlines (IB), Icelandair (FI), InterJet (4O), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), LAN (LA), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), Porter Airlines (PD), Provincial Airlines (PB), Qatar Airways (QR), Royal Air Morac (AT), Royal Jordanian (RJ), SATA International (S4), Sunwing Airlines (WG), Swiss Airlines (LX), Tunisair (TU), Turkish Airlines (TK), United Airlines (UA), WestJet (WS) and Wow Air (WW).
 

Toronto-Billy Bishop, ON (YTZ)

This airport is located on an island just across from downtown Toronto. There are many ways to get to the airport including a free shuttle bus, a free ferry or taking bike. Check here for more details.

Airlines Serving: Air Canada (AC) and Porter Airlines (PD).

 

Toronto-Pearson, ON (YYZ)

Bus service into the city is provided by public transportation buses and and UP Express.

Airlines Serving: ASKY Airlines (KP), AccessRail (9B), Aer Lingus (EI), Aeromexico (AM), Air Canada (AC), Air France (AF), Air Transat (TS), Alitalia (AZ), American Airlines (AA), Austrian Airlines (OS), Avianca (AV), British Airways (BA), Brussels Airlines (SN), Caribbean Airlines (BW), Cathay Pacific Airways (CX), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Condor (DE), Copa Airlines (CM), Cubana Airlines (CU), Delta Air Lines (DL), EVA Airways (BR), El Al Airlines (LY), Emirates (EK), Ethiopian Airlines (ET), Etihad Airways (EY), Fly Jamaica (OJ), Hainan Airlines (HU), Icelandair (FI), InterJet (4O), Jet Airways (9W), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Korean Airlines (KE), LAN (LA), LOT Polish (LO), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), MS, Pakistan International Airlines (PK), Philippine Airlines (PR), SATA International (S4), Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV), South African Airways (SA), Sunwing Airlines (WG), Swiss Airlines (LX), TAP Portugal (TP), Turkish Airlines (TK), Ukraine International (PS), United Airlines (UA), WestJet (WS) and Wow Air (WW).

 

Vancouver, BC (YVR)

Train service into the city is provided by the Canada Line.

Airlines Serving: Aeromexico (AM), Air Canada (AC), Air China (CA), Air France (AF), Air New Zealand (NZ), Air North (4N), Air Transat (TS), Alaska Airlines (AS), All Nippon Airlines (NH), American Airlines (AA), Beijing Capital Airlines (JD), British Airways (BA), Cathay Pacific Airways (CX), Central Mountain Air (9M), China Airlines (CI), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Condor (DE), Delta Air Lines (DL), EVA Airways (BR), Eidelweiss Air (WK), Hainan Airlines (HU), Hong Kong Airlines (HX), Icelandair (FI), InterJet (4O), Japan Airlines (JL), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Korean Airlines (KE), LAN (LA), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), Pacific Coast Airline (8P), Philippine Airlines (PR), Qantas (QF), Sichuan Airlines (3U), Sunwing Airlines (WG), United Airlines (UA), WestJet (WS) and Xiamen Air (MF).

Winnipeg, AB (YWG)

Airlines Serving: Air Canada (AC), Air North (4N), Air Transat (TS), Alaska Airlines (AS), Canadian North (5T), Central Mountain Air (9M), Delta Air Lines (DL), First Air (7F), Icelandair (FI), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Northwestern Air (J3), Sunwing Airlines (WG), United Airlines (UA) and WestJet (WS).

 

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Visa and Health Requirements

 

  • Use this link to check if you require a visa to visit the United States. Currently, Canadian citizens do not require a visa. The same is true for a U.S. citizen visiting Canada. Entry is granted after an in person interview at the border.
  • If you are a U.S. citizen with Global Entry, you can join the Nexus program for easier entry into Canada. As a Canadian citizen, you can join the Nexus program for easier entry into the U.S.
  • If you are a citizen from another country use this link to determine visa/health requirements.

Scotiabank Canada

As a passrider, you should always try to earn miles during all your trips. Scotiabank Canada has some products that can definitely help you to do that. Just sign up for a card and ensure you always use it for all your purchases wherever applicable. Here are two cards available to you as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident:

  1. Scotiabank®* Gold American Express® Card
    • Earn 4 points for every $1 you spend on all eligible gas, grocery, dining, and entertainment purchases1
    • Earn 1 point for every $1 you spend on all other eligible purchases1
    • Book any travel on your card then pay for it with your points2
    • Complimentary concierge service, and comprehensive travel insurance3
    • Details of the footnotes are available on the Web site when you are signing up
  2. No-Fee Scotiabank Value® VISA Card
    • No Annual Fee
  3. ScotiaGold Passport® VISA Card
    • Earn 1 point for every $1 of eligible purchases1
    • Travel anywhere, anytime, with no travel restrictions
    • Comprehensive Travel Insurance2
    • Details of the footnotes are available on the Web site when you are signing up

 

 

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