· Daily flight service in the summer, five times each week in the winter month
· Boeing 767 aircraft deployed on this route
· Partnership with Air Canada for Toronto flights
The B767 aircraft deployed by Austrian Airlines landed safely at Montreal Airport at 12:51 p.m. today local time operating its inaugural flight. Flights to the city located on Mount Royal will be operated by Austrian Airlines on a daily basis during the summer flight schedule, whereas the route will be served five times per week during the winter. The airline will operate a Boeing 767 aircraft with seating for 211 people.
Codeshare offering for Toronto flights by Air Canada
With the launch of Austrian Airlines flight service to Montreal, Air Canada will assume responsibility for operating flights on the Toronto-Vienna route. Air Canada will operate a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner during summer. Flight service from Vienna to Toronto will be offered on a daily basis during the summer flight schedule, and five flights each week during the winter season. Thanks to the partnership with Canada’s largest airline, Austrian Airlines continues to offer its customers the number of flights to Toronto to which they are accustomed as well as comparable departure and arrival times and excellent transfer possibilities in Vienna, Montreal and Toronto.
The duration of the flight from Vienna to Montreal is about nine hours, whereas flights to Toronto take about ten hours. Tickets for both destinations can be booked at www.austrian.com, per telephone at +43 (0) 5 1766 1000 or at a travel agency.
“We are pleased to double the flight offering from Austria to Canada in cooperation with Air Canada. In the future, our customers will be able to explore the metropolis of Montreal and continue to make use of the usual offering to Toronto“”, states Wolfgang Jani, CFO of Austrian Airlines, in commenting on the expansion of the Austrian Airlines offering to Canada.