Victoria airport adds non-stop to Phoenix

Travellers can jet to Phoenix non-stop from Victoria this winter.

Travellers can jet to Phoenix non-stop from Victoria this winter.

The Victoria Airport Authority announced that the new seasonal non-stop service between Victoria and Phoenix will start Nov. 4. The new flight will operate once a week on Fridays.

“We are pleased to see this new non-stop service to Phoenix by WestJet which adds to our growing number of popular sun destinations,” said Geoff Dickson, president and CEO of the VAA.

Victoria International Airport is the ninth busiest airport in Canada with more than 1.5 million passengers per year. Victoria is well served with more than 120 daily flights throughout North America.