If you are travelling by plane from and within Canada, you are required to bring your own face covering. In light of the evolving situation with COVID-19, all passengers and non-passengers must wear a face covering and place it over their mouth and nose before entering the screening checkpoint. As of July 30, if you are travelling from Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto-Pearson or Montreal airports, you must undergo mandatory temperature screening before entering security screening. Here’s some other changes we’ve made at the checkpoint.
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The Walk-through Metal Detector
As part of the screening process, you will need to pass through the walk-through metal detector. This process should be quick and efficient if you follow these tips. (Read text version)
Travelling with Duty-free Purchases
Know the rules for duty-free before you fly. (Read text version)
Look for the Family/Special Needs Lane. (Read text version)
Before you fly, learn the rules. Follow these tips on how to get through security screening hassle-free. (Read text version)
Before you fly, know how to pack your carry on bag. Paying extra attention when packing items like liquids, aerosols, gels, medications and electronic can save you time in line. (Read text version)