The Buddy Pass bonus allows an attendant to accompany the Primary Cardholder for a basic fare of $0 if a class economy fare published, marketed and operated by Air Canada, air Canada Rouge or under the Air Canada Express brand, is fully booked for travel to North America. The passport is valid for 12 months from the date of issue. The passport is only valid for a new booking and is not valid for existing bookings. Bookings must be made directly with Air Canada, via aircanada.com, the Air Canada Mobile app or the Air Canada Reservations call centre. Valid for a round trip for an attendant if he travels on the same route and is booked at the same time as the main cardholder. A accompanying passport can be used to the maximum by booking. If a round trip is booked, the passport is considered fully used and the share of the return trip is cancelled. Overall prices vary depending on the itinerary booked. The primary card holder may only use the passport once to travel to North America, defined as Canada, the United States (including Hawaii) and Mexico.
The companion is responsible for paying all taxes, taxes and royalties that are higher than the basic rate. Valid for travel at any time without a ban period. Also valid against the purchase of rates for sale. Companion is reserved in the same fare mark as the main cardholder and receives all applicable benefits and services related to that mark. The passport must not be used with premium cabin fares or in combination with aeroplane premiums, an air passport, group travel bookings, Air Canada vacation bookings or other discounts or promotional codes. The passport must be exchanged at the time of purchase of a ticket, and if several accompanying passports for the Aeroplan number are available, the passport is used, which would expire first. The booking must be made before the expiry date of the passport; The trip may take place after the expiry date, subject to the availability of the schedule at the time of booking. The passport can only be used as described above, cannot be transferred and has no monetary value or exchange rate. Changes or cancellations are allowed in accordance with the tariff rules of the purchased rate. Changes and cancellations must be made for both guests at the same time, otherwise the accompanying passport may be cancelled. If the passport is reintroduced to the main cardholder`s account during a change or cancellation, the original expiry date takes effect and the passport can then be considered expired. In the event of a change or cancellation, travellers must pay all fees based on the fare purchased for each ticket, plus the price difference and all applicable taxes, taxes and fees above the basic fare.
Individuals who are members of the Aeroplan program or other partner loyalty programs are not allowed to earn points or miles for the ticket issued in exchange for the accompanying passport.