Upgrades: U.S.A to Canada

CouponsPurchase upgrade certificates and treat yourself to the comfort of Executive Class!
Enjoy Executive Class® with an Economy Class ticket! Upgrade from Latitude
Fare types (Y, M, or U booking class) to Executive Class simply by taking advantage of Air Canada's upgrade certificates when you travel on designated routes*  between the U.S. and Canada.

Take advantage of all the comforts of Executive Class such as priority check-in, baggage handling, and boarding; comfortable seating with ample leg room; and your own personal telephone within hand's reach. It's a great way to ensure you arrive refreshed, composed and at ease.

U.S.A. to Canada Upgrades
To purchase your upgrade booklet:

Visit the Air Canada Airport Ticket office in the following locations:

United States  
New York
Los Angeles
San Francisco

Each upgrade certificate is valid for a one-way upgrade and is conveniently available in booklets of two. Certificates are valid one year from date of purchase and each booklet costs US$70, plus applicable taxes.

To use an upgrade certificate, simply:

  1. Ensure you have a confirmed Latitude ticket in Y, M, or U booking class for travel between the U.S.A. and Canada aboard any qualifying Air Canada or Air Canada Jazz†* flight.
  2. Call your travel agent or the Air Canada Reservations number at 1-888-247-2262 within 48 hours of departure to request your upgrade, subject to availability.
  3. Present your U.S.-Canada upgrade certificate when you check in or have it available for the customer service agent at the express baggage drop off or the gate when using express check-in Kiosks.
    So simply sit back and enjoy all the comfort of Executive Class!


Designated routes between the USA and Canada are:

Atlanta - Toronto
Boston - Toronto
Chicago - Toronto, Montreal
Denver - Toronto
Houston - Calgary
La Guardia - Toronto, Montreal
Los Angeles - Calgary, Vancouver
Newark - Toronto
Phoenix - Toronto
Seattle -Toronto
San Francisco - Calgary, Vancouver
Washington, DC - Toronto

Note: Upgrades can only be applied to a previously-purchased ticket with confirmed reservations. Upgrade reservations can only be made within 48 hours of departure. For upgrades to be honoured, the certificate must be presented at check-in. Upgrades are subject to availability and number of allowable upgrades per flight. Upgrade certificates are not valid on Air Canada marketed flights operated by other airlines, or on charter flights, for Aeroplan® reward travel, or with promotional passes. Certificates are
non-refundable and do not permit access to Maple Leaf ™ lounges. Other restrictions may apply.

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