Travel hack: Fly from Abbotsford to Puerto Vallarta for $159 CAD right now


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Promenade of Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico / Shutterstock

While return tickets out of Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta cost over $500 right now, travellers can save a great deal of money by flying out of Abbotsford.

WestJet’s discount carrier, Swoop, offers a number of incredible prices on flights down south. What’s more, these flights are direct, and therefore you won’t lose any vacation time in stopovers.

For example, the flight below, which departs on Saturday, Oct. 26, costs $158.83 CAD including taxes and fees for a one-way fare. For a round-trip ticket that returns one week later, the total cost comes to $326.11 CAD including all taxes and fees. In cont

With that being said, if you wait to book your flight the price will increase. Flight prices are based on availability, and therefore the price will go up as the lowest booking classes are bought up.

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Photo: Swoop

Discover Puerto Vallarta

World-famous tequila, delectable Mexican cuisine, beautiful beaches, and beaming sunshine are just a few of the reasons why people visit Puerto Vallarta. And, while it can be fun just to kick and back and relax at a resort, this beautiful city is a great place to stay in. What’s more, there are a number of ancient ruins nearby that are fascinating to explore.

Note: While the low-cost carrier is an extremely affordable alternative, it is worthwhile to note that there are a number of additional costs. For one, luggage will cost extra, as will selecting your own seat or even speaking to an operator. As such, it is worthwhile to factor in what you need to bring, or if you want to sit in a particular spot.

You can book your flight here.