WestJet service update: Hurricane Fiona – Halifax operations

WestJet
By WestJet | | 2 min read

Due to Hurricane Fiona, scheduled to impact Atlantic Canada early Saturday morning, for the safety of our guests and crew, WestJet will suspend Halifax operations from the evening of Friday, September 23 to the morning of Sunday, September 25. The following scheduled flights operating to and from Halifax have been proactively cancelled and all impacted guests have been notified.

WestJet’s current travel advisories are posted online here: https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/travel-info/advisories.

Cancellation summary:

Friday, September 23

  • WS0228 YYC – YHZ
  • WS0234 YYC – YHZ
  • WS0254 YYZ - YHZ
  • WS3482 YUL-YHZ
  • WS3502 YOW – YHZ

Saturday, September 24

  • WS0042 YHZ – CDG
  • WS0051 DUB – YHZ
  • WS0229 YHZ – YYC
  • WS0234 YYC – YHZ
  • WS0235 YHZ – YYC
  • WS0243 YHZ - YYZ
  • WS0247 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS0248 YYZ – YHZ
  • WS0249 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS0250 YYZ – YHZ
  • WS0254 YYZ – YHZ
  • WS0272 YYZ – YHZ
  • WS0275 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS0284 YWG – YHZ
  • WS0285 YHZ – YWG
  • WS3421 YYT – YHZ
  • WS3422 YHZ – YYT
  • WS3423 YYT – YHZ
  • WS3428 YHZ – YYT
  • WS3483 YQY – YHZ
  • WS3484 YHZ – YQY

Sunday, September 25

  • WS0229 YHZ – YYC
  • WS243 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS247 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS3497 YHZ – YOW
  • WS3500 YHZ – YQX
  • WS3501 YQX – YHZ

Extra guest recovery flight segments planned (Note: more may be added) 

Thursday, September 23

  • WS4301 YHZ-YYZ
  • WS4901 YHZ – YYZ
  • WS4903 YHZ – YYZ

Sunday, September 25

  • WS4706 YUL – YHZ
  • WS4902 YYZ – YHZ
  • WS4904 YYZ – YHZ

We continue to monitor Hurricane Fiona’s path closely and will make operational changes in the name of safety as required. In the meantime, we urge our guests to follow all emergency response instructions provided by local authorities. Guests travelling to or from Halifax are also advised to check the status of their flights prior to leaving for the airport. 

Guests with reservations affected by the latest travel advisory can make voluntary changes to their itinerary that allows date/destination change free of charge or free cancellation. Fare difference will apply.  

  • WestJet (air only): 1-888-WESTJET (1-888-937-8538) 
  • WestJet Vacations: 1-877-737-7001 

For air-only bookings through a travel agent, please contact the travel agent directly.