Air Canada Unveils Plans For Its Summer 2022 Schedule To Europe, Africa, The Middle East and India

  • Airline to offer seasonal services to nearly 30 destinations across the Atlantic Ocean
  • Plans to resume year-round service to Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Lyon, Madrid, and Milan

MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ – Air Canada today unveiled its planned Summer 2022 schedule for Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and India. In addition to its established year-round services, the airline announced its return to key summer seasonal destinations such as Barcelona, Venice, Nice, Manchester, Edinburgh, and Reykjavik.

Seasonal services to Athens, Rome and Lisbon resumed in 2021 and will return next spring, alongside Air Canada’s recently launched service to Cairo.

“As we continue to rebuild our global network, Air Canada is excited to plan its return to these popular leisure destinations across Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, offering its customers to explore the world again, said Mark Galardo, Senior Vice President, Network Planning and Revenue Management at Air Canada. “Our schedule will enable convenient onward travel through our Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal and Calgary hubs to and from our global destinations. Start planning ahead and book with confidence. We are sincerely looking forward to welcoming you onboard.”

Summer 2022 destinations (with planned start dates):

Year-roundYear-roundSummer seasonal
Amsterdam (December 2021)
Brussels
Casablanca
Copenhagen (May 2022)
Doha
Dubai
Dublin
Frankfurt
GenevaLondon
Lyon (December 2021)
Madrid (April 2022)
Milan (May 2022)
Munich
Delhi
Paris
Tel Aviv
Vienna
Zurich
Athens (April 2022)
Barcelona (March 2022)
Cairo (May 2022)
Edinburgh (June 2022)
Lisbon (March 2022)
Manchester (June 2022)
Nice (May 2022)
Reykjavik (June 2022)
Rome (March 2022)
Venice (April 2022) 

Additional service resumptions or expansions will be announced in the future. Schedule may be adjusted as required based on the COVID-19 trajectory and government restrictions.

Travel Policy: Book with confidence

Air Canada’s new refund policy is applicable to all tickets purchased. It offers customers the option of a full refund to the original form of payment, an Air Canada Travel Voucher or the equivalent value in Aeroplan Points with a 65% bonus should the airline cancel or reschedule a flight by more than three hours.

To book your next trip and for most updated schedule, visit aircanada.com

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About Air Canada

Air Canada is Canada’s largest domestic and international airline, and in 2019 was among the top 20 largest airlines in the world. It is Canada’s flag carrier and a founding member of Star Alliance, the world’s most comprehensive air transportation network. Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a Four-Star ranking according to independent U.K. research firm Skytrax. In 2020, Air Canada was named Global Traveler’s Best Airline in North America for the second straight year. In January 2021, Air Canada received APEX’s Diamond Status Certification for the Air Canada CleanCare+ biosafety program for managing COVID-19, the only airline in Canada to attain the highest APEX ranking. Air Canada has also committed to a net zero emissions goal from all global operations by 2050.