Fort Myers to welcome Air Canada and WestJet nonstop service

Fort Myers to welcome Air Canada and WestJet nonstop service

TORONTO — It will be easy for Canadians to get to Fort Myers, Florida this fall and winter, with two of Canada’s biggest airlines offering nonstop service.

Air Canada will operate nonstop daily service seven days a week, with four flights operating per day, from Toronto (YYZ) to Fort Myers (RSW) starting from Oct. 30, 2022 to April 15, 2023.

Montreal season service also resumes with Air Canada with two nonstop flights (Saturday and Sunday) until Nov. 24 before gradually increasing to five flights per week (Monday, Wednesday ,Thursday, Saturday and Sunday) until April 15, 2023.

WestJet will offer nonstop daily service seven days a week, with two flights per day from Toronto to Fort Myers starting from Oct. 24, 2022 to April 29, 2023.

Additionally, WestJet will operate two weekly nonstop seasonal flights from Ottawa (YOW) to Fort Myers starting Oct. 31, 2022 until April 29, 2023.

“We are thrilled once again to offer Canadians daily nonstop service from several Canadian gateways,” said Tamara Pigott, Executive Director of the Lee County Visitor and Convention Bureau. “Our airline partners – Air Canada and WestJet – have provided multiple options for Canadians to explore the more laidback side of Florida, and we couldn’t be happier with the return of seasonal routes and daily service to Fort Myers.”

Known for its shell-strewn beaches, wildlife refuges and waterways, Fort Myers is a short three-hour flight from Canada and is a popular destination among Canadian snowbirds. For more information about Fort Myers and its surrounding areas including Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel & Captiva islands, Boca Grande & Outer Islands, Pine Island, Matlacha, Cape Coral, North Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Estero, Alva, Buckingham and Lehigh Acres, go to www.visitfortmyers.com.