- Inaugural flight to Los Angeles/Burbank is Sunday from Vancouver
- Service from Edmonton to Los Angeles/Burbank begins December 16
Edmonton, Alberta, November 20, 2021 – Flair Airlines, Canada’s only independent ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC), becomes the first Canadian airline to provide service to Hollywood Burbank Airport with the inaugural flight from Vancouver International Airport on Sunday. Flair is rapidly expanding into the US and Mexico, and service to the Los Angeles area will continue to grow as Flair adds flights from Edmonton International Airport starting December 16.
“We are excited to bring our low fares to LA and become the first Canadian airline to serve Hollywood Burbank Airport,” said Stephen Jones, President and CEO, Flair Airlines. “Our flight today is the start of connecting Hollywood North with Hollywood while providing a hassle-free experience straight to the hustle of downtown LA, the Hollywood hills and Burbank’s neighboring film studios.”
The inaugural flight from Canada to Hollywood Burbank Airport will depart on Sunday, November 21, at 11:15am.
“We are delighted to add a new route with Flair Airlines offering travellers options to visit Greater Los Angeles for some sunshine and Hollywood fun,” said Russell Atkinson, Director Air Service Development, Vancouver Airport Authority. “We know that more choices and affordable airfares are important to travellers now more than ever. We look forward to the continued success of Flair and seeing their growth as they connect the people of B.C. to more new destinations.”
“We’re looking forward to having Canadian travelers experience the most convenient way to visit the Los Angeles metro area,” said Frank Miller, Executive Director of Hollywood Burbank Airport. “We also know our local passengers will welcome and enjoy the ease and convenience of using this service to get from Southern California to Vancouver.”
One-way fares, including taxes and fees, begin at $99 CAD from Vancouver or Edmonton. There are limited seats and availability for the fares. Both routes are available for booking at flyflair.com.
The new service to Los Angeles/Burbank is among other US destinations Flair started in November, including Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas. Flair will also be starting service to Palm Springs and Phoenix-Mesa in December. Flair is disrupting the Canadian market with affordable air travel options as part of an ambitious goal to grow to 50 aircraft in 5 years.
About Flair Airlines
Flair Airlines is Canada’s only independent Ultra Low-Cost Carrier (ULCC) and is on a mission to liberate the lives of Canadians by providing affordable air travel that connects them to the people and experiences they love. With an expanding fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft, Flair is growing to serve 31 cities across Canada, the U.S., and Mexico. For more information, please visit flyflair.com.