Le Lézard
Classified in: Tourism and vacations, Transportation
Subject: PDT

Puerto Vallarta welcomes Swoop's inaugural flight from Abbotsford


Travellers can enjoy the sunny shores of Mexico with one-way flights from $159CAD

CALGARY, Jan. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its inaugural flight from Abbotsford International Airport (YXX) to Puerto Vallarta's Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). Swoop flight WO600 departs from Abbotsford at 12:20 p.m. PST and arrives in Puerto Vallarta at 7:02 p.m. CST.

This marks Swoop's second inaugural flight to Puerto Vallarta this week, the first from Hamilton, Ontario on January 8, 2019.  Travellers can also enjoy flights from Hamilton to Cancun beginning January 14, 2019 and Abbotsford to Mazatlán beginning January 20, 2019.

"Mexico is an important market for Swoop, with an estimated 1.9 million Canadians visiting every year," said Karen McIsaac, Senior Advisor of Communications at Swoop. "We are pleased to see many first-time snowbird vacationers on our flights to Mexico which is confirmation of our mission to bring affordable fares to more Canadians, allowing them to travel more often."

"Swoop offers multiple weekly flights from YXX to Puerto Vallarta and Mazatlán which is excellent news for travellers in our region," said Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun.  "The Abbotsford International Airport continues to grow and our partnership with Swoop is a significant contributor to that success. YXX now serves our region with daily flights to Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, as well as multiple weekly flights to Nevada and Mexico."

"Puerto Vallarta's airport has been enjoying a continual increase in flights in the past two seasons and these new flights are a sign on the continuous interest in Puerto Vallarta's tourism offerings," said Javier Aranda Pedrero, General Director, Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board. "Our guests will find that Puerto Vallarta can offer an exceptional warm and sunny vacation at every budget."

Flights are now available for booking through to April 27, 2019.

Details of Swoop's service to Mexico: 

Service Between

Service Offered

Weekly Frequency

Total One-Way
Price From*

Hamilton and Puerto
Vallarta

Tuesday,
Saturday

2 x per week

$139 CAD

Hamilton and Cancun

Monday, Friday,
Saturday

3 x per week

$139 CAD

Abbotsford and Puerto
Vallarta

Monday,
Saturday

2 x per week

$159 CAD

Abbotsford and Mazatlán

Thursday,
Sunday

2 x per week

$159 CAD

 

*Every day low fares. Lower promotional fares may be available during select travel periods.

To learn more about Swoop's destinations, schedule and ultra-low-cost model visit FlySwoop.com or connect with Swoop on FacebookTwitterInstagram.

About Swoop  

Established in 2018, Swoop is Canada's leading ultra-low-cost airline, independently operated as part of the WestJet Group of companies, offering point-to-point scheduled service to 14 destinations in Canada, the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean. Swoop offers completely unbundled products and services, creating the unique opportunity for travellers to control their costs and customize their experience by purchasing only the extras they desire. 

Swoop operates a modern fleet of six Boeing 737-800 aircraft, equipped with in-seat power and Wi-Fi connectivity. A total of ten aircraft are expected in operation by the end of 2019. 

Swoop's mobile app allows travellers to quickly and easily book flights, manage bookings, check-in, view boarding passes, track flights and access Wi-Fi service in-flight.   

For more details on Swoop, including employment opportunities, visit FlySwoop.com

SOURCE Swoop


These press releases may also interest you

at 13:26
This week, the 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, in partnership with the Presidential Precinct convened the Global Pathfinder Summit in Charlottesville, VA. This 5-day summit brought together a diverse group of 136 young multi-sector leaders...

at 10:58
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to Saint-Cuthbert, Quebec, following an accident involving an ultralight aircraft. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence. The TSB is an independent...

at 00:03
Friday 24/05/2019 LOTTO MAX estimated jackpot $32 million 09, 11, 15, 19, 20, 35 & 41. Bonus 28 POKER LOTTOWinning Hand: Q-H, Q-D, K-D, A-H, 7-H. Legend: C = CLUB, H = HEART, S = SPADE, D = DIAMOND J = JACK, Q = QUEEN, K = KING, A = ACE MEGA DICE...

24 mai 2019
In a world where more and more people seek to increase their level of personal happiness, Awakening Sanctuary offers a transformational travel experience that combines high-end comfort and profound relaxation with exhilarating adventure and other...

24 mai 2019
WestJet today opened greater access to both Europe and Canada with its inaugural flight between Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) and Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ). The airline's new route is its first to Spain and gives European business and leisure...

24 mai 2019
Drury Hotels has taken measures to address a security incident experienced by a third party technology service provider.  The service provider, a company that Drury Hotels (and other hotel companies) uses to collect reservations made by guests on...



News published on 12 january 2019 at 05:00 and distributed by: