Our fare options were designed based on feedback from you – our guest. We want to give you the freedom to customize your travel experience with features that are important to you.

Along with our options you will still receive the great WestJet service you have come to expect from us. We will continue to go the extra mile to serve you and all your travel needs.

Fare options

Fees are per guest and include taxes.
Fare benefitsEconoFlexPlus
First checked bag1,2
Second checked bag1,2 $20 - 23.60 $20 - 23.60
Fully refundable if cancelled within 24 hours of booking3
Name or itinerary change fee4 $75 - 88.50 $50 - 59 $0
Fee to change to an earlier or later flight on the same day of travel1,5 $75 - 88.50 $50 - 59 $0
Cancellation fee
Balance credited toward future WestJet flight purchases6
$75 - 88.50 $50 - 59 $0
$50 - 59 to have the balance refundable to the original form of payment
Advance seat selection1 $5 - 35.40 $5 - 35.40
Seat in Plus (first 3 rows)1,7      
Extra legroom8
Advance boarding
Includes food and beverages from our on-board menu (including beer, wine and spirits)9
Priority security screening (at available airports)1
Plus fare seat

Why book a Plus fare:

Plus means more room to relax, four extra inches of legroom to be exact.
Plus means first access to your seat, and being first off the plane.
Plus means no additional fees for things like flight changes or a second checked bag.
Book today and see why Plus is worth it.






When you book matters; book your Plus fare early to get all the benefits. There are a limited amount of seats in Plus on each aircraft and space is available on a first come first serve basis. Already booked with an Econo or Flex fare? If Plus seating is still available at time of check-in you may choose to move here for a fee.

Purchase a Plus fare (with Plus seat selection)1Upgrade to Plus at the time of
Two checked bags1,2
Reduced fees for itinerary and name changes1,4
No fee seat selection1
Extra legroom in the first three rows1,6
Advance boarding1,7
Food and beverages from our on-board menu1,7,9
Priority security screening (at available airports)1


Here are some common questions we have heard from some of our guests about our fare options and Plus product:

Can I choose to move to a seat in Plus during my WestJet flight?
Yes you can. When available, a seat in Plus can be selected for a fee. Enjoy extra legroom and food and beverages from our on-board menu.

Does my WestJet experience change if I choose an Econo or Flex fare?
Not at all. You will always receive the same great WestJet service.

Are fare options available on all WestJet flights?
Our fare options are available on all regular WestJet operated flights, but on flights operated by WestJet Encore, the seats in Plus offer no additional legroom.

Your fares have increased with the introduction of these options.
The fares haven't changed, but the way fares are displayed has changed. You will now see multiple fares at once, instead of only the lowest available fare. The features offered with each fare makes the value you receive better than before.

If I purchase a Plus fare and do not sit in a seat in Plus do I still get food and beverages from the on-board menu at no additional charge?
No. In order to receive your food and beverages at no charge you must be seated in Plus.

What happens if I have a seat in Plus and I don't want an alcoholic beverage?
We also offer complimentary beverage service which includes soft drinks, juice, coffee, and tea.

If I purchase a seat in Plus at the airport do I get a second checked bag and priority security screening?
No, a second checked bag (for no additional fee) and priority security screening is only included when a Plus fare is purchased at time of booking.