Air Canada announced today that it will resume its non-stop seasonal service between Edinburgh and Toronto, operating six times weekly from 1 June – 2 October 2022 and four times weekly from 3 October – 29 October 2022.  

The flights from Edinburgh to Toronto will be operated for the first time by Air Canada mainline with state-of-the-art Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft, accommodating 255 passengers, with a choice of three classes of service: Economy, Premium Economy and Air Canada Signature Class which features lie-flat seating.

All flights are timed to optimise connectivity to Air Canada’s extensive North American network, including 46 airports in the U.S. Seats are available for booking online, on the Air Canada App, Air Canada’s Contact Centres, travel agencies or contact Air Canada Reservations on 00 800 669 92222. 

Stephen Gerrard, Air Canada General Manager Sales, U.K. and Ireland said: “This is very exciting news for our customers in Scotland who can start planning their next trip to rediscover Canada. Air Canada has a long and proud history of serving Scotland, with our first flight arriving in Prestwick in 1943,.

“Our non-stop flight between Edinburgh and Toronto will provide our customers in Scotland with a direct link to Canada and beyond, as countries reopen and border measures ease around the world for vaccinated travellers.

“We’re delighted that we’ll be reconnecting Scotland and Toronto with Air Canada,” said Kate Sherry, Edinburgh Airport Aviation Director. “We all know the benefits that connectivity brings and we’re excited at the opportunities for both countries that this route delivers.”