Founded in 2006, Porter Airlines is a regional airline based in Toronto. Its fleet consists of Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft that fly to Canada and the United States. The airline's logo is the word "Porter" written in a fancy font on a dark blue background.
popular routes
Book flights to 17 Canadian and 6 US destinations with Porter Airlines. With its international partner JetBlue, Porter flies to Mexico, the Bahamas, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. Porter's most popular routes include Washington, New York, Halifax, Chicago, Boston, Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Thunder Bay.
Baggage and other rules:
Carry-on baggage allowance for Porter Airlines flights:
Passengers on standard, flexible and free tickets can carry one personal item and one piece of standard hand luggage, each with a maximum weight of 9 kg. A standard bag should not exceed 16 x 9 x 22 inches.
On a basic fare, passengers may only carry one personal item (briefcase, camera bag, laptop bag, etc.) weighing no more than 20 lbs. or larger than 17 x 6 x 13 inches.
Pet carriers count as a standard carry-on bag and can only be checked in with an additional personal item.
Allowed amount of checked baggage:
Passengers with Basic, Standard and Flexible fares are not allowed free checked baggage and must pay for it
Freedom ticket passengers are allowed two free checked bags, each weighing no more than 23kg or measuring more than 62 inches
No bag must weigh more than 32 kg.
Domestic cats and small dogs weighing no more than 9 kg (including their carrier) can be transported in the cabin. Only one pet per passenger is allowed and you cannot travel with an unaccompanied minor. The pet policy does not apply to professionally trained service animals.
Porter offers an unaccompanied minor service for children between the ages of 8 and 17 traveling alone on direct flights. The service is optional for young travelers aged 12 to 17 traveling alone. Porter Airlines reservations for unaccompanied minors must be made through the call center only and are not available online.