Air Canada launched Toronto to Delhi in 2015 as a non-stop flight. There was also an Air Canada Vancouver – Delhi non-stop flight started seasonally in 2016, which they repeated in 2017 as a seasonal flight again. They subsequently added a flight between Toronto and Mumbai in 2017. Air Canada has announced that its current seasonal non-stop Vancouver-Delhi flights will become year-round starting June 8, 2018.
The year-round service will depart Vancouver Airport on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 1:30 a.m. Flights returning to Vancouver will leave Delhi on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 6:10 a.m. The direct flights are offered onboard Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner with a total travel time of about 14 hours non-stop.
Air Canada’s Vancouver to Delhi flights complement it’s non-stop Toronto to Delhi and Mumbai flights, totalling three year-round routes to India launched within the last two and a half years.
Air Canada’s flights to India operate with the airline’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, configured in three cabins with 30 Business Class lie-flat suites, 21 Premium Economy seats, and 247 Economy Class seats.