Serving the capital city of the Quebec Province of Canada, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport is served by several North American companies. All airline operations take place in the single terminal building, which has departure gates on both levels.
As the second largest city in the Quebec Province, it makes sense that Quebec City gets service from Canada’s flag carrier. Air Canada Express offers year round trips to the country’s capital city of Ottawa and the nation’s largest city of Toronto. Additionally, the Canadian flag carrier regional service links Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport with Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport in Quebec’s largest city. Gaspe, Magdalen Islands, and Sept-Iles are some other destinations within Quebec that can be reached by the Air Canada Express service.
Another major domestic airline serving Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport is Air Transat. This airline is based in Montreal and specializes in seasonal flights to resort areas around the world. Air Transat connects Quebec City with Caribbean destinations like Cuba’s Holguin and Varadero, Jamaica’s Montego Bay, and Dominican Republic’s Puerto Plata and Punta Cana. Being one of the largest French speaking cities in the world, Quebec City is also connected to major destinations in France via Air Transat. This Canadian airline operates long haul transatlantic flights to Marseille Province Airport and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport. By offering flights to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport in southeastern Florida, Air Transat is one of the companies to provide non-stop service to the United States.
Another local airline that serves Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport is Pascan Aviation. This airline specializes in regional service mostly within the province of Quebec. Small quaint communities such as Bonaventure, Havre Saint Pierre, Magdalen Islands, Mont-Joli, and Rouyn-Noranda are accessible via Pascan Aviation services.
Two other Canadian airline companies link Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport with major resort destinations worldwide. CanJet and Sunwing Airlines both offer exciting charter trips to vacation spots in the Caribbean, Central America, and United States.
WestJet is another major Canadian airline that operates in Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport. This low cost airline offers daily trips to Toronto and seasonal flights to Cancun, Mexico and Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Quebec City is linked directly to some of the largest cities in the United States thanks to three major U.S. airline companies. Delta Connection operates direct flights to JFK Airport in New York City and US Airways Express offers trips to Philadelphia. United Airlines Express connects Quebec City with Chicago, Newark, and the capital district of the United States.