New spring destinations at YLW

News Release

Kelowna International Airport (YLW) is pleased to announce the introduction of seasonal flights for the spring and summer 2023. Starting in May, direct flgihts will resume for seasonal service to four destinations from YLW, including Winnipeg, Kitchener/Waterloo, Regina and Saskatoon.  

The new flights are part of YLW’s ongoing commitment to providing more options for travelers in the Okanagan Valley. With these new routes, passengers will have access to more destinations directly from YLW.  

“We are excited to introduce these routes and give our customers more options when it comes to air travel,” said Sam Samaddar, Airport Director, Kelowna International Airport. “Our goal is always to provide the best service possible and these flights will help us do just that.”   New seasonal routes available this spring: Flair Airlines Kitchener/Waterloo  Starting May 13 - 1x weekly service on Saturdays Winnipeg  Starting June 10 - 2x weekly service on Tuesday and Saturday Toronto  Starting June 9 - 2x weekly service on Monday and Friday WestJet Saskatoon   Starting June 2 - 2x weekly service on Monday and Friday Regina  Starting May 21 -2x weekly service on Thursday and Sunday Winnipeg  Starting June 2 - 3x weekly service on Monday, Wednesday and Friday  Lynx Toronto  Starting April 13 - 3x weekly service on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday Starting May 7 - 4x weekly with the addition of Sundays 

YLW will also see Air Canada adding additional flights to Montreal.  

To learn more about travel at YLW this summer, attend the Spring Travel Show taking place on Saturday, March 11 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the KF Centre for Excellence.

Attendees can speak directly with airlines, travel agents and hotels to plan their next getaway. Plus there are over $20,000 in prizes to be won! For more information, please visit

YLW is committed to providing the best experience for its passengers and looks forward to welcoming them onboard this spring season. footer