At Air Canada, with the continuous record-high level of oil prices, a fuel surcharge has been introduced and added to the price of international tickets for all passengers issued on or after March 1, 2005. Please note the following fuel surcharge and its details for all international travel originating and ticketed in Japan. We highly appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
uel surcharge is abolished when 2month average of Singapore Kerosene price per barrel is under JPY6000.
|Sector||Fuel Surcharge (One Way/Person)|
Japan ⇔ U.S.A/Mexico/ Caribbean/Central & America*: The fuel surcharge is same as Japan ⇔ Canada (with or without stopovers).
Currently, Air Canada is setting a public fare from Japan to Iceland only among Europe. Please be informed that the fuel surcharge for other European countries are different.
For ticket originating in Japan and issued during April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019.
Fuel Surcharge Benchmark List
|Singapore Kerosene Fuel Price
|From JPY10,000 - Under JPY11,000||JPY17,500|
|From JPY9,000 - Under JPY10,000||JPY14,000|
|From JPY8,000 - Under JPY9,000||JPY10,500|
|From JPY7,000 - Under JPY8,000||JPY7,000|
|From JPY6,000 - Under JPY7,000||JPY3,500|
(*It is subject to government approval)
(Applicable only Japan ⇔ Canada)
- The fuel surcharge will apply to international tickets for all passengers except infants without seats (same amounts for adults, children and infants occupying seats).
- When a ticket is presented for refund, the full amount of the fuel surcharge shall be returned.
- The Fuel surcharge is shown in the TAX box of the ticket. (Code-YQ)
- The applicable fuel surcharge is based on a two-month average fuel price of Singapore Kerosene and will be fixed for two months as below table. The Singapore kerosene price will be based on Japanese Yen converted from USD using the average exchange rate in the same two-months period. In case of further fuel surcharge changes, Air Canada will apply to the government for approval in applicable countries. If the two-month average fuel price falls below JPY6,000, Air Canada will apply to the government for approval in applicable countries to abolish the fuel surcharge.
|Ticketing Date||Evaluating Period for the Average Fuel Price|
|APR - MAY||The average from DEC to JAN||To be confirmed in the beginning of FEB|
|JUN - JUL||The average from FEB to MAR||To be confirmed in the beginning of APR|
|AUG - SEP||The average from APR to MAY||To be confirmed in the beginning of JUN|
|OCT - NOV||The average from JUN to JUL||To be confirmed in the beginning of AUG|
|DEC - JAN||The average from AUG to SEP||To be confirmed in the beginning of OCT|
|FEB - MAR||The average from OCT to NOV||To be confirmed in the beginning of DEC|
(Last updated, February 27, 2018.)