Awards

WestJetters aren't the only ones that think WestJet is a great place to land. We have received awards distinguishing our work environment, training, human resource practices, marketing, and culture.

WestJet Awards

  • TripAdvisor Best Airline in Canada
  • TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice winner – Mid-size Airline, North America
  • Top-three places to work in Alberta by Indeed
  • Best Low-Cost Airline - The Americas by airlineratings.com
  • Skytrax Best Low-Cost Airline in North America
  • TripAdvisor Best Airline in Canada
  • "TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice winner – Mid-size Airline, North America
  • TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Winner – Economy, North America
  • Bombardier Commercial Aircraft 2017 Airline Reliability Performance Award
  • TripAdvisor Best Airline in Canada
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice winner, Mid-Sized and Low-Cost Airlines – North America
  • Canada’s Most Trusted Airline (Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria)
  • SimpliFlying Awards Best Overall Airline in Social Media
  • SimpliFlying Awards Best Airline in North America
  • SimpliFlying Awards Best Airline in Driving Revenues
  • SimpliFlying Awards Highly Commended in Branding
  • RGD's In-House Design Awards - Digital Accessible Design
  • RGD's In-House Design Awards - Design award for the WestJet Destination Derby Trailer at the Calgary Stampede
  • Ranked top three for Canadian Brands (Canadian Business Magazine)
  • WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (MoneySense magazine)
  • Canada's Most Trusted Airline (Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria)
  • Canada's most reputable company for Corporate Social Responsibility (Reputation Institute)
  • Ranked top three for Canadian Brands (Canadian Business Magazine)
  • WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (MoneySense magazine)
  • Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Culture (Waterstone Human Capital)
  • Best Employers in Canada (Aon Hewitt)
  • 2014, 2013, 2012 Ranked top three for Canadian Brands (Canadian Business Magazine)
  • 2014, 2013 WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in the Canada’s Choice ranking (RewardsCanada.ca)
  • 2014 Interbrand Canada’s Best Canadian Brands (Rank #20)
  • 2014 Brands of the Year (Strategy magazine)
  • 2014 Canada’s Most Preferred Airline (Ipsos)
  • 2014 Value Airline of the Year (Air Transport World magazine)
  • 2014, 2013, 2012 Canada’s Most Attractive Employer (Randstad)
  • 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Highest equity score: airline, vacation package supplier brands (Harris/Decima EquiTrend Study)
  • 2014 Canada's Best Employers (Maclean's)
  • 2013 Excellence in Customer Service (Social Media Awards)
  • 2012, 2011 Canada's Top 100 Employers (MediaCorp)
  • 2012, 2011 3rd Best Employer in Canada (Aon Hewitt)
  • 2011 Customer Service Champion Award (J.D Power)
  • 2011 Canada's Best Flight Attendants (State of Air Travel poll)
  • 2011, 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005 Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Culture (Waterstone Human Capital)
  • 2010 Canada's Best Employers (Aon Hewitt Best Employer Study)
  • 2010 Airline Staff Service Excellence Award, North America (World Airline Awards)
  • 2009 Corporate Culture Hall of Fame (Waterstone Human Capital)
  • 2008 Canada's Top Companies for Human Resources (Beacon Group)
  • 2007 National Award for Most Supportive Employer (Canadian Forces Liaison Council)
  • 2002 Canada's Top 100 Employers (The Globe and Mail)
  • 2002 Canada's Second Most Respected Corporation (KPMG)

Awards

To our guests, thank you. WestJet is proud to be recognized for three years running as Best Airline in Canada and awarded among travellers’ favorite Mid-Sized Airlines in North America in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards. Based on authentic reviews from our guests, these awards are a tribute to the hard work and care provided by our 14,000 WestJetters.
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