Air Canada to begin seasonal service to Iceland

Air Canada will launch summer seasonal service from Canada to Reykjavik, Iceland, operating flights four times weekly from Toronto and three times weekly from Montreal, subject to government approvals, the airline said.

Special introductory fares start as low as USD 698 round trip, all in, and tickets are now available for purchase.

The new non-stop services will be operated by Air Canada Rouge starting in June 2017 with 136-seat A319 aircraft offering a choice of premium and economy classes of service. All flights provide for Aeroplan accumulation and redemption, Star Alliance reciprocal benefits and, for eligible customers, priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounge access at the Toronto and Montreal hubs, priority boarding and other benefits.

In 2017, Air Canada continues its global strategic expansion and will launch new international services between Toronto-Mumbai, Toronto-Berlin, Toronto- Reykjavik, Montreal-Shanghai, Montreal-Algiers, Montreal-Marseille, Montreal- Reykjavik, Vancouver-Taipei, Vancouver-Nagoya, Vancouver-Frankfurt, and Vancouver-London Gatwick.

Air Canada is serves more than 200 airports on six continents, and in 2016 served more than 45 million customers. The airline provides scheduled passenger service directly to 64 airports in Canada, 57 in the United States, and 91 in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, and South America. It is a founding member of Star Alliance, a global airline alliance which provides service to 192 countries via 28 member airlines.