WestJet Seat Sales 2012

WestJet is Canada's leading discount airline. The airline is similar to the well known US discount airline, Southwest Airlines.

The airline frequently features WestJet Seat Sales and other promos and coupons offering good savings on airfare.

A weekly seat sale offered by the airline is WestJet Blue Tag Thursdays. The event is on Thursdays and runs for a very limited time, usually just three hours, so travelers need to be ready to purchase an airline ticket if the destination they are looking for comes up on the BlueTag sale.

Current WestJet Seat Sales

The Sky Wide Seat sale has been extended until the end of the day September 16, 2012. Save on Canadian, US, Mexico and Caribbean destinations.

Book by: September 16, 2012 (11:59 p.m. MT)

Travel until: February 7, 2013 on select days

Blackout dates are from October 4 - 9, 2012 and December 13, 2012 - January 8, 2013.

The always busy flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles was advertised at $99 one-way plus taxes, fees and surcharges of $75.

There are travel day restrictions and other restrictions, visit the airline's website for complete details.

Booking Seat Sale Flights Offered By WestJet

Book flights at the airline's website and for more details on current deals offered by the airline, visit them at WestJet Deals. The seat sales will have airfare booking deadlines. Often they will be for travel on certain days of the week. Many times deals are for mid-week dates and exclude weekend travel. Also the sales usually exclude code-share flights and are only on flights operated by the airline.

To the right is an example of the fine print when booking a flight that is on sale.

Be sure to watch for blackout dates or other restrictions that could impact your travel dates.

Prior Events

Seat Sale To Mexico

Flights to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico are on sale from Vancouver, BC and Calgary, Alberta.

Mexico Cabo San Lucas Seat Sale

Book by September 4, 2012 (11:59 p.m. MT) for travel until September 30, 2012. For Vancouver to Cabo San Lucas fare, travel on Saturdays. For Calgary to Cabo San Lucas fare, travel on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Victoria, British Columbia

Fly to Victoria from Calgary, Alberta or Edmonton, Alberta during WestJet's sale to Victoria. The sale lasts until the end of the day September 4, 2012 and is valid for travel on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays until October 27, 2012.

Victoria sale to/from Calgary and Edmonton

New York City

New York City is on sale from select cities across Canada. The best airfare during this event is Toronto - LaGuardia with one-way airfares starting at $99 before taxes, fees and surcharges.

Flights to New York are via LaGuardia and via Newark. From western Canada, flights are via Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Fly from Vancouver, Kelowna, Calgary, Edmonton and Saskatoon.

From Mainitoba and points east, fligths are to LaGuardia. Fly from Winnipeg, Toronto, Thunder Bay, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Moncton, Sydney or Halifax.

Book by September 4, 2012 (11:59 p.m. MT) for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until October 27, 2012.

Fares on other days may be higher.

Advertised fares from Halifax, Moncton, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, Sydney NS, Thunder Bay and Winnipeg to New York via LaGuardia reflect a connection through Toronto less than 4 hours.

Visit the airline's website for further details and booking travel for these and other seat sales.

The Fall Into Savings Sale

One of WestJet's biggest events of the year is going on through July 26, 2012. The Fall Into Savings Sale features big savings on an extensive number of flights across Canada, the USA, Mexico, Caribbean and Latin America (with the new addition of Costa Rica to their schedule).

The month of July has continued through most of the month with seat sales to some locations that WestJet were promoting at the end of June. They continue to offer low fares to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Chicago, Il; San Juan, Puerto Rico and Whitehorse, Yukon.

WestJet has flights to Las Vegas on sale for the travel period July through October 27, 2012 - WestJet Las Vegas Seat Sale 2012.

A newer seat sale offered by the airline was "Give These Fares A Squeeze". With great deals to Florida. This offer is only available from 3 locations in Canada: Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.

Flights from Toronto to Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Miami, Miami, Orlando or Tampa.

Flights from Ottawa or Montreal to Fort Myers, Florida only.

June 2012

June has been a great month for WestJet Seat Sales and the airline is closing the month of June out with some great deals from Vancouver to points north, south, east and west. Vancouver to Whitehorse, Vancouver to Cabo San Lucas, Vancouver to Chicago and Vancouver to Kona and Lihue, Kauai. Also on sale is San Juan Puerto Rico from Toronto.

Chicago Flights on Sale

Booking deadline is July 4, 2012. Travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Travel until August 31, 2012.

The airline began flying to Chicago earlier in the year, and Chicago - O'Hare has been on sale a few times so far as they promote the new route. This is a great time to take advantage of low airfares to the windy city.

Seat Sales To Whitehorse

Travel to Whitehorse, Yukon from several cities across Canada. WestJet's seat sale to Whitehorse is on until June 27, 2012. Cities offered in the sale are:

  • Calgary to Whitehorse
  • Edmonton to Whitehorse
  • Toronto to Whitehorse
  • Vancouver to Whitehorse

For travel only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until August 31, 2012.

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Many people aren't aware that WestJet fly to Mexico and the Caribbean. Well they do, and the airline has a Mexico Seat Sale to Cabo San Lucas. Airfare needs to be booked by June 27, 2012 (11:59 PM MT) and is good for travel until September 29, 2012. You can fly to Cabo from either the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) or the Calgary International Airport (YYC).

Flights from Vancouver to Cabo San Lucas (Los Cabos International Airport - SJD) are on Saturdays. Flights from Calgary to SJD are on Thursdays.

Kona and Lihue, Kauai Hawaii

This seat sale is only from Vancouver, BC. One-way airfares to Kona, Hawaii before taxes, fees and surcharges start at $269. One-way fares to Lihue, Kauai Hawaii start at $269 before taxes, fees and surcharges.

Book by June 27, 2012 (11:59 PM MT). For travel through August 31, 2012. Kona flights are Friday. Kauai flights are Saturday.

Airfare Deal to Puerto Rico

Flight special to San Juan, Puerto Rico is from Toronto, Ontario. Flights depart from Toronto International Airport (YYZ) on Saturdays. Airfare needs to be booked by June 27, 2012 and is for travel until October 27, 2012.

WestJet Sun Sale and Canada Summer Sale

The airline has two very good events on through June 17th and 18th. The WestJet Sun Sale features flights from several major markets in Canada, including Vancouver, BC to popular destinations in the US, Mexico and the Caribbean. To book the Sun Sale, tickets need to be purchased by June 17, 2012. The Canada Summer Sale is featuring flights within Canada and travel needs to be booked by June 18, 2012.

Sun Sale Details

Airfares are available from Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawam Montreal, Edmonton and Calgary.

Travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from June 27th to October 3rd, 2012..

For Hawaii destinaations, Kona is for travel on Fridays and Lihue, Kauai travel on Saturdays.

Seats are limited and subject to availability.

Canada Summer Sale Details

For travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from June 21st to September 30th.

Seats are limited and subject to availability.

WestJet May 2012

WestJet Is Featuring Abbotsford

For the Vancouver area, WestJet is closing off the month of May, featuring flights out of Abbotsford, BC. Abbotsford is a small airport located about 80 kilometers east of the Vancouver International Airport (YVR). Air Canada which is Canada's other major airline do not have flights out of Abbotsford.

Here are the deals to/from Abbotsford

  • Abbotsford to Calgary One-Way Starting at $99 plus taxes & fees
  • Abbotsford to Edmonton One-Way Starting at $109 plus taxes & fees
  • Calgary to Abbotsford One-Way Starting at $99 plus taxes & fees
  • Edmonton to Abbotsford One-Way Starting at $109 plus taxes & fees

Book flights by May 30, 2012 for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Travel before June 27, 2012.

Vancouver To Vegas Seat Sale WestJet May 2012

One of the best choices to get to Vegas from Vancouver just got better this week with the seat sale on non-stop flights from YVR to LAS. This sale is valid until May 14, 2012 and good for travel until July 18, 2012. It is for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Also included in this sale is Winnipeg to Vegas for travel on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays.

Visit the airline website and click on deals tab to view the offer. Note: After May 14th, the sale will no longer be available on their website.

Chicago On Sale From Select Western Canada Cities

Note: Expired May 8, 2012.

WestJet is featuring a seat sale to Chicago, IL from several Western Canadian cities. This promotion has some excellent airfares to Chicago from Vancouver & Calgary with seat sale fares beginning at $79 each way prior to taxes, fees and surcharges. The list of Canadian cities included in this promotion are:

Calgary, AB (YYC), Edmonton, AB (YEG), Kelowna, BC (YLW), Prince George, BC (YXS), Saskatoon, SK (YXE), Vancouver, BC (YVR).

Screenshot of WestJet Seat Sale to Chicago IL

Details on WestJet Chicago Seat Sale

The deal on airline tickets is valid until May 8, 2012 for travel until June 27, 2012. There are blackout dates on flights. Blackout dates are from May 17 – May 21.

For more details or to book flights, visit WestJet.com.

WestJet is Canada's leading discount airline. They are well known in Canada and are looking to expand their presence in the Canada to USA market.

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