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Canadian Government Officially Ends All Border Rules, Masks, and ArriveCan

Today, the Canadian government announced that it would officially be bringing to an end all of its remaining border rules, its mask requirements, and the use of the ArriveCan system. In doing so, travelers will be able to enter Canada in the same way they could prior to the pandemic, in what is a huge …

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WestJet Relaunches 17 Flight Routes To Sun Destinations This Winter

Start planning your sunny winter getaway, Canada! WestJet will be relaunching even more flight routes that were previously suspended over two years ago. The Canadian low-cost airline announced earlier this week that 17 of its sun routes will return just in time for the winter travel season 2022/2023. We’ve got all the details below. Restoring …

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Air Canada Denying Passengers Refunds Classifying Staff Shortages As Safety Issue

Air travel chaos continues across the world and Canadian airports and airlines have been upsetting travelers for weeks. Now, Air Canada customers have reported that the Canadian airline refuses to compensate for delays and flight cancellations.  The carrier found a way to dodge Air Passenger Protection Regulations (APPR) by calling flight cancellations and delays related …

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Amtrak Resumes Services To Canada For The First Time Since 2020

The American railroad company, Amtrak, announced on Monday that it will be resuming its international train services with routes to Canada, in alliance with the Canadian corporation VIA Rail Canada. The company had stopped these services since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020.  Amtrak is now offering services with the Maple Leaf trains between …

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JetBlue Launches New Daily Direct Flights From New York To Vancouver

Traveling between New York and Vancouver has just got a whole lot easier and more convenient – with JetBlue launching new daily direct flights between the two cities. The new route is available each day of the week – transporting passengers between the Big Apple’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Vancouver’s International Airport …

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Canadian Travelers Vacations Are Being Ruined By Passport Delays

Passport applications have increased four times compared to last year’s data and Service Canada hasn’t met citizens’ needs After two long years of a devastating pandemic, Canadian travelers are finally planning on visiting foreign destinations and enjoying vacations while the travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 have been eased around the world. However, passport offices …

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Canada Will Still Require Masks On Planes Despite Judge Overturning Law In U.S.

Canada will still require travelers to wear masks on planes – despite a Judge in the United States recently overturning the U.S. government’s mask mandate for public transport. This means that masks will still be required when onboard airplanes – including when inside airport terminals – as well as on trains, buses, and when using …

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What’s It Like Traveling To Canada Right Now

Since Canada simplified entry rules for tourists as of April 1st, the nation looks to recover over two years of lost tourism, finally welcoming back visitors with fewer restrictions. As both the rules at the border and local mandates, such as mask-wearing, have been loosening – Canada expects to welcome more foreign arrivals this spring …

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New Airline Connecting Canada To The United States And Mexico

A new airline named Canada Jetlines will soon be departing from Toronto Pearson Airport to popular destinations in the U.S., Caribbean, and Mexico. The new airline is targeting summer 2022 to begin operations from Toronto’s busiest airport. Their announcement of a summer start date comes shortly after Canada removed the pre-departure testing requirement for travelers, …

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U.S. State Department Lowers Travel Advisory Risk For Canada

The U.S. Department of State has recently – from 4 April – lowered its travel advisory level for Canada to Level 3 – with the nation previously having been listed at level 4. Although the State Department’s level 3 category states that Americans should ‘reconsider travel’ to the country, Canada had previously been listed at …

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Canada Removes Testing For Entry April 1st

After two long years of some of the strictest entry rules worldwide, Canada is finally removing its testing for entry requirement. As of April 1, 2022, the federal government will get rid of pre-arrival testing requirements for vaccinated travelers to enter Canada.  Up until April 1st, travelers need to show proof of a negative antigen …

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Canada Announces Very Strict Rules For Cruise Ships And Passengers

The federal government of Canada has just announced a new public health plan for cruise ships – with the country’s cruise ship season due to begin next month (April). Most countries reopened for cruising last year and have already dropped most restrictions that Canada is now just announcing. The nation’s Transport Minister, Omar Alghabra, laid …

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