canada international travel

Canada is limiting international travel to just four airports

Canada will limit international travel to just four airports due to the coronavirus outbreak.

According to CTV News, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will announce that some international flights will be rerouted to Montreal, Toronto, Calgary or Vancouver.

The new policy will ensure that airports accepting international flights have the capacity to properly screen for COVID-19.

Canada has already placed some restrictions on international travel; on Friday, Transport Minister Marc Garneau announced a ban on cruise ships with more than 500 passengers.

Large ships will be prevented from docking in Canada between April 2 to July 1.

Canada is also urging all Canadians abroad to return to the country while they still can.

There are currently 345 cases of coronavirus in Canada. Trudeau will update the nation on COVID-19 measures during his press conference on Monday at 1 p.m. ET.

Lead photo by

Brussels Airport

Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in News

This is how hotels across Canada are reopening during COVID-19

Canada left off the UK safe list

Man goes on racist tirade at Halifax cab driver and it was all caught on video

Canada's top health official just gave the country dating advice

Canada is seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases in millennials and here's why

Here's why people want to replace the Canadian flag with this one

WE Charity backs out of Canada student grant program after controversy

TSN host Dan O'Toole's missing baby daughter has been found