Ultimate Guide to Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounges

Maple Leaf Lounges
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Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Access

 The following customers are qualified to visit one of Air Canada’s Maple Leaf Lounges:
  • Signature/Business Class on Air Canada, Air Canada Express, Air Canada Rouge, or any Air Canada codeshare flight.
  • Business Class on a Star Alliance airline
  • Premium Rouge on flights within Canada, to the U.S and “Sun” destinations.
  • Altitude Super Elite 100k, Elite 75k, and Elite 50k when flying on an Air Canada (or subsidiary) or Star Alliance airline.
    • You can bring your domestic partner, plus up to 5 children under 25, and one additional guest for free. 
  • Altitude Elite 35k can access domestic and transborder lounges, plus lounges at Los Angeles (LAX), New York (LGA), and Newark (EWR).
  • Star Alliance Gold Members flying on Air Canada (or subsidiary) or Star Alliance partner.
  • Cardholders of American Express Aeroplan Plus (Reserve, Platinum, and Corporate Platinum) on an Air Canada (or subsidiary) flight.
  • Limited Access for TD Aeroplan or CIBC Aerogold cardholders if your card comes with a lounge access pass.
You can bring in a guest for:
  • Frankfurt lounge: €29.75 (EUR)
  • Paris lounge: €30 (EUR)
  • London Heathrow Departures lounge: £25 (GBP)
  • All other Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounges:
    • Before 11 am: $20.00 – $24.00 CAD/USD
    • After 11 am: $30.00 – $36.00 CAD/USD
 
You can also purchase a yearly membership at the following yearly rates:
  • Canada Only– $375 CAD for an individual or $550 CAD for you and a partner.
  • North America Plus— $495 CAD for an individual and $730 for you and a partner.
    • You get access to lounges in Canada, the U.S., and some in Europe. The U.S. ones are primarily United Club locations. 
  • Worldwide Access– $665 CAD or $970 for you and a partner.
    • You get access to over 230 lounges around the world. You can browse the list online
  • Guests cost $20 CAD before 11 am and $30 CAD after 11 am. 
  • You must be traveling on Air Canada (ora  subsidiary) or a Star Alliance airline
 

Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Locations

Calgary (YYC)
  • Concourse C near Gate 50
  • If you are traveling to a U.S. or International destination, you can access the Maple Leaf Lounge by clearing security at Gate C.
  • Hours: 5:15 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. 
Edmonton (YEG)
  • South Terminal near Gate 54 and 56
  • Not accessible for flights departing to the USA
  • Hours: 5:00 a.m. to 12:45 a.m. (Sunday to Friday) and 5:00 a.m. to 1:15 a.m. on Saturday
Frankfurt (FRA)
  • Terminal 1; Concourse B on Level 3
  • Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
  • Showers
Halifax (YHZ)
  • Near Gate 20 on Level 1
  • Hours: 4:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
London (LHR)
  • Terminal 2B; Queen’s Terminal on Level 1 Near B44 and B46
  • Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
  • Showers
Los Angeles (LAX)
  • Terminal 6
  • Hours: April (5:30 a.m. – 9:45 p.m.); May 1st to June 19 (4:30 a.m. to 9:15); June 20 to October (4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.)
Montreal (YUL)
  • International Terminal 
    • Near Gate 52
    • Hours: 04:30 to 8:00; 10:45 to 20:30
    • Showers
  • Domestic Terminal
    • Near Gate 1 and 3
    • Hours: 04:30 – 21:30
  • Transborder Terminal
    • Near Gate 72 and 73
    • Hours: 04:45 – 19:30
New York (LGA)
  • Central Terminal Building, Concourse B, Level 3
    • Hours: 05:00 – 20:45
New York (EWR)
  • Concourse A
    • Hours: 05:00 – 20:45
Ottawa (YOW)
  • Near Gate 19 on Level 3
    • Hours: 04:30 – 20:30
    • Not accessible for flights departing to the USA. 
Paris (CDG)
  • Terminal 2A
    • After Passport Control on the right-hand side, near Gates A37-A39.
    • Hours: 07:30 – 13:35
Regina (YQR)
  • Between Gates 4 and 5 on Level 2
Saskatoon (YXE)
  • Near Gate 5
St. John’s (YYT)
  • Near Gate 10
  • Hours: 04:00 – 21:30
Toronto (YYZ)
  • International Departures
    • Terminal 1, Level 3, Node F
    • Hours: 05:00 – 23:30
    • Showers
  • Domestic Departures
    • Terminal 1
    • Hours: 05:15 – Midnight
    • Showers
  • Transborder Departures
    • Terminal 1, Level 4 Node F
    • Hours: 04:45 – 21:00
  • Express
    • Terminal 1, 193 Commuter Terminal, Gates F84-F99
    • Hours: 05:00 – 21:00
Vancouver (YVR)
  • International Terminal
    • Near Gate 52
    • Hours: 08:45 – 00:45 (Sun.- Fri.); 06:45 – 00:45 (Sat.)
    • Showers
  • Domestic Terminal
    • Near Gate 29 and 30
    • Hours: 05:00 to Midnight 
    • Showers
  • Transborder Terminal
    • Near Gate 84
    • Hours: 04:45 – 19:45
    • Showers
Winnipeg (YVG)
  • Between Gates 8 and 9