Westjet announces emergency flights from Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, and Manzanillo leaving today Thursday, March 19, 2020


Extra Westjet flights

Dear Canadian,

You are receiving this email because you are registered with the Government of Canada’s Registration of Canadians Abroad (ROCA) service. Ensuring the health and safety of Canadians, both at home and abroad, is our top priority.

Please be advised that Westjet is planning additional flights to Mazatlán, Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo on Thursday, March 19, 2020. These flights will depart Mexico and fly to Calgary following the schedule below:

11:42 – Flight WS4102 leaving from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Calgary (YYC) – Arrival at 16:39

12:12 – Flight leaving from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Calgary (YYC) – Arrival at 17:09

13:50 – Flight WS4101 leaving from Mazatlán (MZT) to Calgary (YYC) – Arrival at 19:25

17:35 – Flight WS4104 leaving from Manzanillo (ZLO) to Calgary (YYC) – Arrival at à 22:38

These flights are organized by WestJet. Priority will be given to WestJet customers who have had flights delayed or canceled. In order to ensure your seat on this flight, you need to purchase a ticket online at West Jet Airline’s website at: https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/index .

Please note that the Embassy cannot assist you in making your booking.


• Canadians will need a valid Canadian passport to board this plane.

• Air carriers are required to health assess passengers prior to departure and not board those who are symptomatic.

• Canadians appearing with symptoms of coronavirus will not be allowed to board the plane.

• You should make alternate plans for the eventuality that you are not able to board the plane.

• Upon arrival in Canada, you will be asked to self-isolate for 14-days.

Please share this important information with other Canadian citizens in your area. Encourage them to register with ROCA (https://travel.gc.ca/travelling/registration) to enable them to receive important safety updates from the Government of Canada.

We will continue to send news about any development to all Canadians registered abroad as well as on our social media pages.

Global Affairs Canada

The Mazatlan Post