Air Canada Begins Service between Montreal and Hamilton International Airport

Hamilton, ON – (May 24, 2016)

Today Air Canada launched direct daily service between Hamilton and Montreal. Flights will operate year round through Air Canada Express, providing passengers with options for connections to Atlantic Canada and Europe via the airline’s Montreal hub.

“We’re extremely excited to welcome Air Canada and direct service between Hamilton and Montreal today,” said Lauren Yaksich, Director Marketing & Communications at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. “Montreal is a top demand market, and now passengers flying for business or leisure can access Montreal right from Hamilton year round.”

Twice daily flights will be operated Sunday to Friday, with single daily flights offered on Saturday.

Air Canada’s schedule for service between Hamilton and Montreal is as follows:

Flight Departs Arrives Day of Week
AC 8819 Montreal 06:30 Hamilton 07:40 Sunday to Friday
AC 8818 Hamilton 08:10 Montreal 09:21 Sunday to Friday
AC 8821 Montreal 16:55 Hamilton 18:07 Daily
AC 8820 Hamilton 18:40 Montreal 19:50 Daily

Attachment/Photo: Ribbon cutting at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport to celebrate Air Canada’s inaugural flight to Montreal. CREDIT: Mark Furukawa.

John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport
John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport is a growing passenger airport and the largest overnight express freight Airport in Canada. Its strategic location and uncongested 24/7 operations make it an attractive option for both passenger and cargo carriers looking to serve the Southern Ontario market. The Airport’s tie to Vantage Airport Group – an industry leading investor, developer and manager of airport assets – allows Hamilton International to incorporate best-in-class practices from around the world into its operations.

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Photo: Mark Furukawa