Skip to content

The capital region’s tourism industry celebrates the arrival of Air France in Québec City
17 jan
The capital region’s tourism industry celebrates the arrival of Air France in Québec City  Québec City, January 17, 2022 – Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB), the Ministry of Tourism, Destination Québec cité, the City of Québec, the City of Lévis, and the Québec City Convention Centre are delighted that Air France, one of the world’s largest airlines, has decided to come to Québec City next summer. As of May 17, 2022, Air France will connect the Capitale-Nationale area to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport with three weekly flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.  Avec cette nouvelle liaison Québec-Paris, les gens de la région auront accès dès le printemps à plus de 1000 destinations dans 170 pays grâce à l’impressionnant réseau du Groupe Air France-KLM et de l’alliance SkyTeam. Ce nouveau lien aérien facilitera également la découverte de notre belle région par de nombreux visiteurs internationaux dans les prochaines années.  

10 Tips to Prepare for Your Flight

17 dec

Planning to fly out of YQB in the near future? Here are 10 tips to help you prepare for travel and get through the airport with ease.

 

1.     Make sure you have your proof of vaccination on hand

The Government of Canada requires all travellers aged 12 years and older to be fully vaccinated in order to board domestic, cross-border, or international flights departing from a Canadian airport. You will need to show your proof of vaccination at the airport.

Faire carrière sur le site de YQB
18 nov

As the airline industry takes off again, many companies at YQB are looking for new candidates to join their team! 

YQB and its partners offer exciting jobs in an exhilarating industry. Check out some of the job opportunities currently available. 

COVID-19 health measures - YQB Achieves once again Global Accreditation for Excellence of its Practices
17 nov

Québec City, November 17, 2021. – The health measures in place at Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) have earned it the Airport Health Accreditation global seal of excellence from Airports Council International (ACI) for a second year in a row.

Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for passengers and employees
29 oct

Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for passengers

Effective October 30, 2021, The Government of Canada will require all air passengers 12 years of age and older to be fully vaccinated in order to board domestic, transborder or international flights departing from airports in Canada.

To be fully vaccinated, a passenger must have:

Air Transat announces direct service between Québec City and London
25 oct

Air Transat announces direct service between Quebec City and London

The airline also continues to enhance its overall offering out of Jean Lesage International Airport

Air Canada Announces Two New Connections to Western Canada From Quebec City Starting Next Summer
21 oct

Québec City, Oct. 21, 2021 - Air Canada is pleased to announce today two new seasonal services departing from Jean Lesage International Airport in Quebec City: Vancouver and Calgary. Flights to Vancouver will start on May 20, 2022, with up to three flights a week and service to Calgary will debut on May 21, 2022, offering up to four weekly flights. These new routes will be operated by Air Canada Rouge on an Airbus A319, featuring Premium Rouge and Economy services, product enhancements including upgraded streaming entertainment and options to purchase high-speed wi-fi.