WestJet service update: Manitoba winter storm

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By WestJet | | 3 min read

Due to a major winter storm warning targeting southern Manitoba, WestJet has proactively cancelled all scheduled flights operating to and from Winnipeg and Brandon on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. 

Guests travelling to or from Winnipeg and Brandon are advised to check the status of their flights prior to leaving for the airport. WestJet’s current travel advisories are posted online here: https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/travel-info/advisories

At this time, scheduled operations to and from Winnipeg and Brandon are expected to resume on the afternoon of Thursday, April 14, 2022, contingent on weather conditions improving as forecasted. We continue to monitor storm conditions and will make operational changes in the name of safety as required. 

Cancellations summary (last updated April 14 at 1:30 p.m. MT):

WestJet’s arrivals on Tuesday evening are operating as scheduled and impacted guest have been advised and provided re-accommodation options. 

Wednesday, April 13

  • WS 202 YYC – YWG
  • WS 205 YWG – YYC
  • WS 236 YYC – YWG 
  • WS 268 YYC – YWG
  • WS 269 YWG – YYC
  • WS 271 YWG – YYC
  • WS 305 YYZ – YWG
  • WS 448 YVR – YWG
  • WS 449 YWG – YVR
  • WS 490 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 520 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 529 YYZ – YWG
  • WS 530 YYC – YWG
  • WS 535 YYZ – YWG
  • WS 3214 YWG – YQT
  • WS 3242 YYC – YBR
  • WS 3243 YBR – YYC
  • WS 3266 YXE – YWG
  • WS 3393 YWG – YXE
  • WS 3417 YQT – YWG

Thursday, April 14

  • WS 269 YWG – YYC
  • WS 271 YWG – YYC
  • WS 306 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 490 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 520 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 570 YEG – YWG
  • WS 571 YWG – YEG
  • WS 1344 YWG – PSP
  • WS 1345 PSP – YWG
  • WS 3214 YWG – YQT
  • WS 3273 YWG – YQR
  • WS 3334 YQR - YWG
  • WS 3242 YYC-YBR
  • WS 3243 YBR-YYC

To assist impacted guests, the following extra segment flights have been proactively scheduled beginning on Friday, April 15:

Tuesday, April 12

  • WS 4102 YWG - YYC
  • WS 4704 YWG - YQT

Wednesday, April 13

  • WS 4121 YWG – YYC
  • WS 4123 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 4131 YYC – YYZ

Friday, April 15

  • WS 4112 YYC – YWG
  • WS 4113 YWG – YYC
  • WS 4114 YYC – YWG
  • WS 4115 YWG – YYC
  • WS 4122 YYZ – YWG
  • WS 4124 YYZ – YWG
  • WS 4125 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 4127 YWG – YYZ
  • WS 4200 YVR – YWG
  • WS 4201 YWG – YVR
  • WS 4128 YYC – PSP
  • WS 4129 PSP – YWG
  • WS 4130 YWG – YYZ

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 booking through a travel agent, please contact the travel agent directly.