Air Canada announced that it will introduce new nonstop service between Vancouver and Orange County/John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, CA starting June 15, 2020.
“We are very pleased to announce new daily, year-round flights from Vancouver to Orange County as we strategically expand our transborder network into the populous greater Los Angeles area,” said Mark Galardo, Vice President, Network Planning and Alliances at Air Canada.
Galardo continued, “In addition to offering direct flights to the iconic tourism, sports, and entertainment attractions that Orange County is known for, our new flights will also conveniently link the increasing start-up, tech, and innovator businesses that both Vancouver and Southern California are home to. Air Canada’s Orange County flights will also offer a wide array of connections across Canada and to Australia and India via our YVR hub.”
The Air Canada Airbus A319 aircraft offers a choice of two cabins configured with 14 Business Class and 106 Economy seats all featuring personal in-flight entertainment, as well as wi-fi onboard.
Schedule Beginning June 15, 2020
Flight 576 departs Vancouver at 9:00 a.m., arrives Santa Ana at 11:59 a.m.
Flight 577 departs Santa Ana at 12:40 p.m., arrives Vancouver at 3:27 p.m.
Air Canada currently offers 40+ flights between Canada and California with flights from Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, and Montreal to California destinations including Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose, and Palm Springs.
In addition to the new Air Canada flights launching in June, WestJet also offers flights between Vancouver and Orange County with schedules varying throughout the year.
Tickets for the new Air Canada flights are now on sale and can be purchased by visiting aircanada.com.