"Canada's favourite airline, WestJet, welcomes this deepened relationship with Qantas," said Brian Znotins, vice president network planning and alliances, WestJet. "Expanding our partnership with Qantas provides our guests greater global travel options and aligns with the new premium products and services WestJet is developing as we continue our evolution to a global network airline."
Itineraries connecting the growing WestJet network to these Australian destinations were available for purchase on all WestJet sales channels for flights from December 06.
WestJet and Qantas have been codeshare partners since 2014 and the airlines have offered Qantas Frequent Flyer and WestJet Rewards members the ability to earn and redeem loyalty rewards since 2017. Travellers will also continue to enjoy one-stop check-in and baggage transfers to their final destination.