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Canadian North

4.5 of 5 stars
9 Reviews
Headquarters: 200, 580 Palmer Road, NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 7R3 Canada +1-800-661-1505 Website

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What a great airline

The are kind, they give you a paper to read, they feed you ... everything you want in an airline... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2016
Andrew G
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Rating summary
  • 4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
    Seat Comfort
  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    Customer Service
    4 of 5 stars
    Value for Money
  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
    Check-in and Boarding
  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    Food and Beverage
    2.5 of 5 stars
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, movies)
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English first
Ontario, Canada
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116 reviews
37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The flight was commissioned by Newleaf and we expected a Flare airline to take us as that is what NewLeaf deals with. We had a Canadian North Plane pick us up. It seemed like an old plane. As long as we got there we were happy. It had no tv which wasn't a huge deal on a two hour flight....

Domestic Economy Hamilton - Moncton

Thank Takingoffeh
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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34 reviews
12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

The are kind, they give you a paper to read, they feed you ... everything you want in an airline, they provide. I would whole hardheartedly recommend this airline to any traveler flying up to northern Canada.

USA Economy Edmonton - Cody
Thank Andrew G
Winnipeg, Canada
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607 reviews
312 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Flying in the Arctic is always an experience, and Canadian North really know how to do it well. What can one say about the flight? One goes up, along and down ... unlike southern carriers there is service; a reasonable meal, wine and a "special" coffee .. and then we land. For me, it is the fun of flying a...

Domestic Economy Iqaluit - Nunavut

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
47 reviews
22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Hadn't flown on Canadian North sometime. When I lived in Yellowknife it was my preferred airline but this trip has changed my mind. Usually is on Northern flights you get a meal this time however nothing but snacks. We departed Rankin Inlet at 6 PM arrived in Edmonton Yellowknife at 7 PM local time that's a two hour flight and...

Domestic Economy Rankin Inlet - Edmonton

Thank arcticdirtdoctor
Prince Edward Island
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131 reviews
55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Canadian North flies out of Edmonton and, as the name implies, mostly serves the northern parts of Canada. However, in this case a Boeing 737 was chartered to Celebrity Cruises to deliver us to Lauderdale for a seven day cruise, and return us to Moncton when that was over. The seats were wide enough and had sufficient leg-room for football...

USA Economy Moncton - Miami

Thank M-BViano
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

This is the best airline I have flown on in many many years. The attendants were exceptional and they actually served us real food!!! The plane was spotless.

Domestic Economy Yellowknife - Edmonton
Thank Ichabod322
Brantford, Canada
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25 reviews
5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

This flight was part of a package cruise deal. We flew from Hamilton to Miami to catch our ship. This airline floored us....staff and crew were happy, helpful, curtious , that alone would have made a great flight but to add to this, was a meal as well as drinks and not just water, pop or coffee but alcohol as...

USA Economy Hamilton - Miami

Thank Gail C
Brantford, Canada
Level Contributor
56 reviews
20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

We were part of a Celebrity Cruise charter flight in February 2012. Canadian North had rented planes from Flare Airlines. Plane was spotless, staff was friendly and bent over backwards to make the flight enjoyable. Food was reasonable for airline food and drinks were plentiful. For a charter it was really good!

International Economy Hamilton - Miami
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“Take a Celebrity cruise with the airline option, and enjoy the flight.”
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About Canadian North
Headquartered in Calgary, Canadian North (5T) operates from a hub at Yellowknife Airport (YZF). The airline – which was founded in 1989 and originally owned by Canadian Airlines – flies to about 20 destinations in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. It also operates at Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW). Its fleet of 22 aircraft includes 18 Boeing 737 and four de Havilland Canada Dash 8 planes. Canadian North also has codeshare agreements with Air Canada (AC).
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