Canadian low cost Lynx Air inaugurated on Friday its cross-border connection from the international airport of Vancouver (YVR) to YVR International AirportOrlando (MCO), connecting the west coast of Canada to sunny Florida.
The launch of the Vancouver-Orlando route, operated with a weekly flight every Saturday by Boeing 737 MAX, is part of Lynx Air’s continued winter expansion in the United States. “ We are committed to providing highly affordable air travel on the West Coast and Vancouver is an important hub for our network “, said Jim Sullivan, CEO of Lynx Air, just launched in 2022. ” We’re proud to help make traveling from Vancouver to Orlando even easier by providing more choices in this underserved market. »
Now, Lynx Air – “Canada’s most affordable airline”, according to its slogan – offers flights to Orlando from Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Montreal. By December, it will carry nearly 10,000 passengers per week in Florida. Departing and arriving from Vancouver, will offer a capacity of 12,000 places per week in its network. This is a growth of 88% compared to the previous year.