ScrollRoll

ALERT: The 75K Points Welcome Bonus Is Back! Click here for more info..

Do you have questions, comments or suggestions? Please click here.

Click on any icon below for more information:

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Flights out of Hamilton from $118 taxes in!

Click here to get to the Flyswoop website.
Fly Swoop, the Westjet owned discount airline that flies out of Hamilton airport has a sale on, with flights to different destinations on sale.  Sale fares begin, taxes in, from:
Hamilton to Halifax for $118 (two flights a day!)
Hamilton to Abbotsford (45 minutes from Vancouver) for $184
Hamilton To Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for $247
Hamilton to Edmonton for $147
Hamilton to Las Vegas return for $214, though it's an overnight flight on the return.
Hamilton to Fort Lauderdale for $205, though the return is quite limited to Friday late afternoons
Hamilton to Montego Bay for $292
Hamilton to Orlando for September travel ONLY for $205

Most of these sale destinations are for October to early December travel.

They did end up cancelling around 30 flights in July due to maintenance issues, but since then, I haven't heard of any problems.

See below to know what their baggage fee charges are, as only a personal item bag (NOT a carry-on) is free.
What are Swoop’s (WO) carry-on baggage fees?
  • Online: $36.75-$40.25 CAD
  • Airport Counter: $52.50-$57.50 CAD
  • At the Gate: $89.25-$97.75 CAD
NOTE: Bulkhead seats do not have under seat storage, therefore, all carry-on baggage must be stowed in the overhead bin during take-off and landing.
What is Swoop’s (WO) checked baggage / hold luggage policy?
Swoop’s (WO) standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:
  • 2 bags standard, up to 4 bags maximum
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height)
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms
What are Swoop’s (WO) carry-on baggage fees?
Travel within North America
Online:
  • Bag 1: $31.50-$34.50 CAD
  • Bag 2: $42.00-$46.00 CAD
  • Bag 3: $105.00-$115.00 CAD
  • Bag 4: $105.00-$115.00 CAD
Airport Counter:
  • Bag 1: $42.00-$46.00 CAD
  • Bag 2: $52.50-$57.50 CAD
  • Bag 3: $120.75-$132.25 CAD
  • Bag 4: $120.75-$132.25 CAD
At the Gate:
  • Bag 1: $73.50-$80.50 CAD
  • Bag 2: NA
  • Bag 3: NA
  • Bag 4: NA
Travel for international destinations outside of North America
Online:
  • Bag 1: $31.50-$34.50 CAD
  • Bag 2: $42.00-$46.00 CAD
  • Bag 3: $210.00-$230.00 CAD
  • Bag 4: $210.00-$230.00 CAD
Airport Counter:
  • Bag 1: $42.00-$46.00 CAD
  • Bag 2: $52.50-$57.50 CAD
  • Bag 3: $236.25-$258.75 CAD
  • Bag 4: $236.25-$258.75 CAD
At the Gate:
  • Bag 1: $73.50-$80.50 CAD
  • Bag 2: NA
  • Bag 3: NA
  • Bag 4: NA
What is Swoop’s (WO) fee for overweight baggage?
Swoop (WO) will charge the following for bags that are greater than the standard 50 pounds or 23 kilograms:
  • 51 to 100 pounds or 24 to 45 kilograms: $105.00-$115.00 CAD extra per bag
  • Bags exceeding 100 pounds or 45 kilograms will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage
What is Swoop’s (WO) fee for oversize baggage?
Swoop (WO) will charge $105.00-$115.00 CAD extra for bags that are from 63 to 80 linear inches or from 158 to 203 centimeters. Bags greater than 80 linear inches or 203 centimeters will not be accepted as checked baggage / hold luggage.
Are there fees for sports equipment on Swoop (WO)?
Yes. Sports equipment such as skis, golf bags, fishing equipment, hockey, and lacrosse equipment will be accepted up to Swoop’s (WO) size and weight limits and will count as one checked bag/hold bag. Applicable fees will apply. All others will be considered as oversize baggage and associated fees will be added.

No comments:

Post a Comment