Air Canada has been promoting a roundtrip fare from Ottawa to Sydney for $439 – that’s $439 Canadian or simply $347 – over a restricted set of dates.
They’re even utilizing the Sydney Opera House to put it up for sale.
However as Points, Miles, and Bling factors out they’re really providing this fare to Sydney, Nova Scotia. Air Canada provides three peak each day departures between Halifax and Sydney, Nova Scotia on board Dash Eight-300s.
The lowest Air Canada fare between Ottawa and Sydney, Australia on the marketed dates is at present over US$2200!
Meanwhile Ottawa to Sydney, Nova Scotia is obtainable for barely lower than their Facebook advert guarantees.
If Air Canada can’t get the distinction between the 2 Sydneys proper, it’s comprehensible how passengers wind up within the fallacious Sydney. Indeed right here’s 5 instances that Air Canada passengers wound up in Nova Scotia by mistake. Maybe subsequent time it occurs Air Canada will really assist the passengers get the place they’re going as an alternative of charging them for a model new ticket.
Passenger ferry in Sydney, Nova Scotia, copyright: simplyzel / 123RF Stock Photo