Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Tampa to London
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From February 1, in addition to the mandatory pre-departure test for travelers arriving in Canada by air, all international passengers flying into Toronto Pearson airport are required to take a further COVID-19 test on arrival.
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 11h 55m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on United Airlines ($673) and WestJet ($905)
When flying out of Tampa you will be using Tampa, often referred to as Tampa Airport. You will be landing at London, also known as London Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "My seats were preassigned and at 24 hour check In you have to pay to change from economy to economy into a available seat. Make no sense and is rude. Very disappointed in WestJet and I’m anElite member."
Pros: "The entertainment was great and the crew was very friendly"
Cons: "The seat I got wasn’t that good"
Pros: "Didn’t make my flight"
Cons: "If the app didn’t send me a message saying my flight had been delayed when it was in fact on time."
Pros: "Amazing crew. Very thankful my flight went smooth as I flew with my puppy."
Pros: "Lots of leg room! Friendly crew."
Cons: "After checking in 24 hours prior and receiving my boarding passes when we got to the airport we found out our seats were changed and only one of them was confirmed if not for one empty seat on the plane we would have had to stay behind this is unacceptable That we were not informed of these changes"
Pros: "Everything was fine with crew and food."
Cons: "Flight got delayed by 2hours due to technical snag"
Pros: "The crew was ok and the service acceptable"
Cons: "The got us a terminal in Toronto (for connection flight to Montreal) which took us 1 hr and 10 mins to switch. It is Air Canada which is sabotaging this good airlline. Is it unacceptable and Air Canada Rouge service is worst. Never fly ever again with Air Canada. I will give another chance to WestJ"
Pros: "Direct from Orlando to London!"
Cons: "Coming home to the cold"
Cons: "The flight was delayed"
Pros: "The pilots made the trip in great time. The landing was good."
Cons: "We were told we could board the flight, then when we got to the steps in the cold and dark we were sent back.The staff were not very friendly with the customers somewhat superficial, but with each other it was like they were at a party. Not impressed by the 2 young women."
Pros: "The pilots made the trip in great time. The landing was smooth."
Cons: "The flight from Tampa to Toronto was delayed for 2 hours, with no explanation. Therefore I miss my connection to London. This was my first time flying WestJet. When I booked I thought it would be easier then flying out of the States, like I usually do. Not really in my opinion the walk from aircraft to aircraft is so long in Toronto. This was a surprise to me this part of the journey. Will think twice before booking again."
Pros: "A little late on take off but made up time in the air. Crew was pleasant."
Cons: "Aircraft seemed a bit tighter seating than other WestJet flights I've been on. Still it was fine for a 3 hour flight."
Pros: "The crew was friendly and although the aircraft was small, it was very comfortable!"
Cons: "There was no in--flight entertainment and only drinks and cookies for food."
Cons: "Screens were broken - no on board movies"
Pros: "Service was good. Reached our destination before scheduled time"
Pros: "Left and arrived on time, friendly Westjet crew as always."
Cons: "Tiny TV screens, no real food, seat cushion was so compacted it was uncomfortable."
Cons: "The flight was 5 hours 40 min late The Flight attended (her name was if not mistaken Staysy or start with S) was staying at the door as a security guard in a detention center without formal greeting “welcome on board”, no smile at all and later jumped on me regarding my bag. I was seated when her collage pulled my back bag from the compartment to make room for a bigger luggage, left it on the seat next to me and said will take care later. With frustrating tone Staysy showed up and command me to put it under the seat. I told her to put it under and not to command me with this tone... as it was not my decision the bag to be there. She did put it under but kept making comments and even did not apologize. A frustrating flights - over 5 hours late with spicy flight attendant attitude."
Pros: "Good legroom compared to other carriers"
Cons: "Almost 1 hour late leaving. No westjet connect, so no entertainment."
Pros: "The price"
Cons: "The seats weren’t comfortable"
Pros: "The stewardesses were friendly and accommodating very pleasant experience!"
Pros: "I’ve always liked WestJet and it’s services. They are my always my first airline I go to check flights."
Pros: "No hassle boarding and smooth flight. Courteous flight attendants."
Cons: "Wifi capability to watch movies was weak. I in fact paid for wifi on the way to Canada on June 28, but was not able to use the wifi at all. It could have been my laptops browser issue. All and all, great flight."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "Cramped seating"
Pros: "I liked the congenial attitude of the staff & flight attendants. The drinks were free for once."
Pros: "Lacking social skills ! One on the flight attendants had numerous holes in her sweater. So unlike most West Jet employees!"
Cons: "Unprofessional! Lazy ! Very ungroomed ! I thought this was the worst two flight attendants l have ever seen with West Jet ! Had this been my first flight, I’d never return! Lots of options to fly with other air lines. That was flight from Toronto to Ottawa. Now the flight from Tampa to Toronto, the female flight attendant in the Plus section was an “ air head “ ! I had preordered the chicken salad & since l was in the plus section on the plane l paid more willingly and when l asked for the cheese & grapes container, she rolled her eyes, came back with the food & no knife and fork to eat the salad ! I tried to get her attention & since that didn’t work, I used the buzzer! I politely asked for a knife & fork to eat the salad! The young flight attendant had trouble processing the information so l very politely repeated my request! Lordie, it was training day at West Jet !"
Cons: "I will say our flight took of a bit late which was a bother so late at night."
Pros: "The service of the crew was fantastic."
Cons: "No food included just water and Coke."
Cons: "Snack options..."
Cons: "Our original flight was cancelled due to WestJet reasons (plane was not safe to fly) the following evening the flight was supposed to depart at 7pm we didn’t take off until 10:37 pm causing an arrival of 940AM into London instead of 7:23AM primarily because the crew they chose for this new flight was coming from Montreal so we had to wait for them to arrive."
Pros: "THE flight got me home"
Cons: "Th check in staff made light of what seat I was assigned stating it was the best seat. 23A a bulkhead back row seat that did not recline. I was then Seated next to an individual that should have had two seats to themselves instead of most of my seat and theirs. I was literally pressed into the bulkhead by the very large person next to me. Who had another large individual next to them. WestJet used to be a great airline that Had a little more legroom. Now airlines like flair offer the same flights with more legroom wider seats and far lower costs. WestJet has lost me as a customer that used to pay a little extra if There was a WestJet flight option"
Pros: "Trash flight . Took to long to let me off"
Cons: "Rude people"
Cons: "Entertainment/wifi system didn't work & crew didn't seem to care. They said they would reset it but never did."
Pros: "Quick flight, boarding in Vancouver easy, close to security, it crowded."
Cons: "Connection in Toronto was tight. The flight to bos boarded late so we didn’t miss it but we cleared security and customs to US and ended up there 5 min after scheduled pre boarding time."
Cons: "Took 45min to bag check (3 agents and only 3 families ahead of me) and when I did bag drop, I’d already checked in online, the agent tagged my luggage to Calgary not vancouver and put it under someone else’s name. It’s been over 34 hours and still no word from westjet. Calgary is an 1 1/2 hr flight to Vancouver. Not impressed."
Pros: "That the flight took off on time."
Cons: "Sitting on edge wondering if the flight was going to take off as so many flights were delayed or cancelled."
Pros: "Selection of entertainment good."
Cons: "Last minute seat changes at loading time. Seats must have been randomly selected because couples previously seated together and on the same locator number were now separated. Many of the couples and family members were left to work with other travellers who were facing the same situation. Families with children?"
Pros: "Punctual departure. (Made my international connection in plenty of time)"
Pros: "It was very enjoyable all round."
Pros: "Great leg room, flight was on time. Flight attendants were super nice and accommodating."
Pros: "Very friendly crew !"
Cons: "It was delayed because they couldn't find the stewardess. So made me late for my plans , but other then that it was good . The crew was excellent on both flights"
Cons: "Toronto connection takes forever!!"
Cons: "Was delayed two hours without any notice, or any information regarding the status of our flight. We were on the tarmac for an hour and the crew didn't let us know what was going on. I expect better from WestJet, especially because I chose to pay more money for a flight with them over Air Canada."
Pros: "The friendliest crew ever!"
Pros: "The flight was delayed over 2 hours."
Cons: "They gave a voucher for food for 15 dollars."
Pros: "Staff was great. Flight was on time and no one got bumped"
Cons: "I felt a little like a sardine. I didn't eat or watch the entertainment."
Pros: "As always crew is very attentive. They make the safety presentation fun and engaging."
Pros: "They were efficient and courteous in distribution of beverages and collecting garbage"
Cons: "They let out 5 rows at a time which was good, then sort of have up after the first 10. But good concept in keeping things orderly"
Pros: "Decent snacks (comparatively)"
Cons: "Correct information on the shuttle/sky train. Was given a note that the shuttle would avoid going through security again, but after I'd walked a considerable distance and found it, it was shut. If you're going to provide information with the ticket, make it accurate"
Pros: "All my expectations were met"
Cons: "Everything was fine"
Pros: "Loved having all three seats on long fligjtb"
Pros: "Arrived in Tampa informed about all kinds of delays and that I would not be able to make the connection from New York to Iceland. Very hard to get anywhere with the one 800 number they gave me up getting some help with that lady at the service desk, she was finally able to almost promise me trip with another airline a day which was that was yesterday"
Cons: "Certainly did not like their phone help, talk to numerous people first of all bad connection second of all very hard to understand. I got hung up on couple of times was on hold for 25 minutes one time 20 minutes another lady called promised to call me back and that was yesterday at five I still have not called her and today it’s 1030. Super poor customer service"
Pros: "I didn’t get charged for a soda"
Cons: "I am a business traveler with very little luggage. I couldn’t get a boarding pass the night before because I didn’t have a bag to check,I had to wait in line 20 minutes at checkin in, then another 15 minutes at the gate to get a seat issued. &no headphones on the plane at all? Not again."
Cons: "Fix your planes. They are falling apart."
Pros: "Hetti g home"
Cons: "Checking in terrible over two to get checked in and boarding. Cabin service very very slow and to top it all our luggage did now show at destination"
Cons: "Missed All connecting flights because plane was delayed 5 hours at place of origin thanks to United Airlines. Needed an "O ring" for maintenance. A very simple part yet had to locate one in another city. Very poor. Wasted 1 day. Went back home. Rebooked for tomorrow. $20 meal voucher. Pathetic."
Pros: "Departed and arrived on time."
Cons: "Legroom was minimal."
Pros: "On time , smooth ride"
Pros: "Free snacks. But prob only cuz I got the cheapest option."
Pros: "Comfy seats. Flights on time. Free pretzels."
Pros: "The crew were attentive and helpful."
Cons: "Small and cramped seats."
Cons: "Seat was broken and light didn’t work. Terrible response when I pointed it out."
Cons: "my TV did not work while everyone elses did"
Cons: "It’s was bad trip caused by the customers service the really bad they don’t know how to treat people only strolling money for carryon and really ruffles...one star it to much"
Pros: "Cheap price"
Pros: "Pilot was very communicative and shared when we were approaching turbulence when he was navigating around Hurricane Harvey"
Cons: "Hard landibg"
Pros: "I did not like the seats too narrow. And everyone bumped me on the aisle. I am 5'3". I can't imagine how awful it is for larger people"
Pros: "My wife and I arrived at airport in Tampa and tried to check our bags in and United ticket counter wasn't working properly. It was malfunctioning. A United agent helped my wife and I very professionally and got everything back to working like it was supposed to."
Cons: "The check in machine not working properly."
Cons: "Tiniest, tightest seating ever - claustrophobic"
Pros: "No problems smooth as honey."
Pros: "0 meals/delays"
Cons: "Got there safely!"
Cons: "I would never pay for movies.it is too tacky that everything is for sale"
Pros: "The separate lines for group numbers."
Cons: "Kiosks service was confusing. I paid for my baggage and received my boarding pass. However, I was supposed to stay at my kiosk until an agent came. There were 10 kiosks with only 2 agents helping people and no screen notification or sign asking customers to wait. In addition, TSA pre-check is not available at this airport."
Pros: "Flights were on time."
Pros: "Attentive, polite and efficient staff."
Cons: "No TVs. No reason planes shouldn't be upgraded"
Pros: "Food was edible, nothing special"
Cons: "Boarding was very slow, as was cabin staff. Not very attentive. Made a big deal about letting passengers with connections off first, although we arrived. We waited, as requested. Finally got up,after realizing everyone in the 20'rows behind us was gone."
Pros: "Very gracious staff and attendants : )"
Pros: "Explained the Group system(3,4 and 5) Offered opportunities to change to window or aisle seats"
Cons: "Can't score food when you get a cookie"
Cons: "horrible service representative in newark."
Pros: "Got there early!"
Cons: "Having a delay"
Pros: "Friendly staff and organized boarding procedures"
Cons: "The other passengers"
Cons: "Pretzels as an only option."
Pros: "The crew , living on time"
Cons: "I had no dislikes"
Pros: "Staff great. New plane. Check in a breeze."
Cons: "Airline food. Gross breakfast waffle. Very tight sitting arrangements."
Pros: "Arrived safely"
Cons: "Changed the seating plan because it was a different aircraft, we were separated and told we couldn't change seats"
Cons: "It was delayed 2 hours, no compensation was given even when asked for."
Cons: "The seats are the most uncomfortable we have experienced."
Cons: "As a military spouse I was not allowed to check a bag free so I paid the fee. When I boarded I noticed many passengers bringing bags on that we're as big as the one I just paid for. They either checked for free or brought it on and managed to shove it in sideways taking up space that others needed. Some people brought three bags on!!! As a military spouse I feel cheated to have had to pay when others checked in for free at the gate. Not cool United, either let the spouse check in for free or make everyone abide by the so-called rules of one carry on that actually fits into that metal baggage guide. I would like a refund of 50.00 for the baggage fees I paid for this trip."
Pros: "So, glad that United has come full circle after some adjustment phases and flying changes that is back to being "The Friendly Skies""
Cons: "The wi fi did not work"
Pros: "No delays and on time arrivals, courteous staff"
Cons: "No complaints"
Pros: "Ride was good. Attendants were good. Other passengers were cooperative and compliant."
Cons: "This plane, as most others nowadays, was cramped for space."
Pros: "Airbus is the best commercial way to travel"
Pros: "WiFi was awesome"
Cons: "Wish the TV preview was continuous & pay for movies but watch regular TV work no charge"
Airlines flying from Tampa to London have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Tampa to London
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Tampa to London
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Tampa to London
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Tampa to London
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Tampa to London