CALGARY — WestJet has introduced flights between Toronto and Nashville, Tenn., it was announced June 8.
Five times weekly, WestJet Encore flights from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport to Nashville are operated on Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft. Flights depart Toronto at 9:30 am and arrive in Nashville at 10:48 am, and leave Nashville at 11:35 am and arrive in Toronto at 2:45 pm.
“WestJet is delighted to add the city of Nashville, our second WestJet Encore U.S. destination, to our schedule as we continue to strategically grow our network in response to demand. Our schedule and connectivity to Nashville out of Toronto, combined with our low fares and caring service, provides a convenient option for those travelling to visit the area whether for leisure or business. Those travelling into Toronto from Nashville have a convenient connection to the rest of WestJet’s Canadian network,” said Ferio Pugliese, president of WestJet Encore.
With the added Nashville route, WestJet and WestJet Encore will operate more than 120 flights per day from Toronto, including new services to Los Angeles, Boston and London (Gatwick).
“Welcoming a new airline and additional service is a big win for our airport and the entire Nashville and Middle Tennessee region,” said Rob Wigington, president and CEO of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority. “WestJet is known for its low-cost fares and outstanding customer service, and we look forward to introducing them to the Nashville community and having them join the roster of airlines serving (Nashville International Airport).”
WestJet is Canada’s highest-rated airline for customer service and offers scheduled flights to 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe. Through its regional airline, WestJet Encore, and with partnerships with airlines representing every major region of the world, the carrier offers service to more than 150 destinations in more than 20 countries. Members of the WestJet Rewards program earn WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more.