13.04.2011 18:23

Quincy, MA, April 13, 2011 – Icelandair will commence seasonal flights from Toronto tonight with flight #602 departing Pearson International to Keflavik, Iceland. Icelandair has been operating non-stop flights from Toronto to Iceland since 2008 with connecting flights to Europe. 

To celebrate the re-launch of service, Icelandair is offering travellers the opportunity to build the perfect vacation to Iceland. The Build Your Own Budget package includes airfare, 2 nights hotel, and a tour, starting from only $599*. Passengers can add-on additional nights and tours or upgrade to Economy Comfort or Saga Class.

All cabins on Icelandair feature leather seats and in-flight entertainment centres, while Economy Comfort and Saga class offer two-by-two seating, premium meal service, Business Class check-in and lounge access, where available.

This year Icelandair will operate the largest flight schedule in its 74 year history, including more departures from North America and more destinations in Europe. On May 17, 2011 Icelandair will launch new service from Dulles International with non-stop flights from Washington, D.C. and seasonal flights will resume from Halifax on June 2, 2011.

In addition to service from Toronto, Icelandair offers non-stop flights to Iceland from Boston, New York-JFK, Seattle, and seasonal service from Washington, D.C., Minneapolis - St. Paul, Orlando Sanford and Halifax. Connections through Icelandair’s hub at Keflavik International Airport are available to over 20 destinations in Scandinavia, the U.K. and Continental Europe. Icelandair also allows passengers to stopover in Iceland at no additional airfare.

Additional information about Icelandair fares and packages to Iceland and beyond is available at www.icelandair.ca or by calling (800)223-5500.

TERMS & CONDITIONS: Departing Toronto (YYZ). PACKAGE: Price based on staying at Hotel Loftleidir(***)and valid for travel through October 1, 2011. Prices are in Canadian dollars. Also available at higher rates Jun 1–Aug 30, 2011. Minimum stay 2 nights, maximum stay 7 nights; extra nights are at passenger expense. All nights must be in hotels booked through Icelandair. Cancellations/changes subject to $400 penalty 30–60 days prior to departure; non-changeable 29 days or less prior to departure. All fees are per person. Personal travel insurance not included bus recommended. Other restrictions apply. Seats are limited. *Prices quoted are exclusive of applicable taxes and official charges by destination of approx. $100 per person and fuel charge of approximately $150.