Pay for Flights in Instalments with PayBright

Book your flights today and break up the cost of your flight

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PayBright Flight Payment Plan

PayBright is now Affirm. If you wish to wish use PayBight at checkout please note that PayBright will be shown as Affirm. With Alternative Airlines you can book flights today and spread the cost over time, with the help of Affirm.

Choose from flights from over 650 different airlines, select PayBright at checkout and pay back the cost of your flights in convenient monthly payments across 6 or 12 months. PayBright is a Canadian payment method that allows Canadian residents to purchase airfares at the point of checkout and pay back the cost with monthly payments.

*PayBright is available exclusively to Canadian customers paying in Canadian dollars*

Monthly instalments (6–12 months)

Interest-free options available

How it works

How to buy flights with PayBright


Available in the following countries

To qualify for PayBright, you must:

Be a resident of Canada

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Be aged 18 or over

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Have a valid government-issued ID

Find your perfect flight & slice the cost with PayBright

Are you ready to secure your flights with PayBright? Select the button below to find flights from over 600 airlines and travel to your dream destination.

600+ airlines to choose from

By booking through Alternative Airlines, you can choose from over 600 airlines and secure your payment with PayBright.

PayBright is now Affirm. So, whether you're planning a short getaway to visit friends and family or head over to you're dream destination, we've got you covered and can help you manage your finances with Affirm.

E-tickets sent instantly

Once you've paid your 1st instalment with PayBright (now Affirm) and you're booking has been confirmed, you'll receive an e-ticket via email.

Occasionally, we may have to do a few extra checks before sending out your e-ticket. But, if this happens - don't panic! We'll make sure that you receive your ticket within 24 hours and will keep you updated on its progress.

Why buy flights with PayBright?

PayBright was the leading instant consumer financing lender in Canada until it got brought out by Affirm. PayBright determines whether customers are eligible for a loan with a real-time decision and will loan the money at the point-of-purchase.

Using Alternative Airlines and PayBright is one of the only ways that Canadian travellers can book flights online now and pay later. PayBrights offers travel loans of between 6–12 months, which can be used to purchase flights with a maximum value of $15,000 CAD. All you need to do is select PayBright (now Affirm) at checkout and follow its easy application. PayBright will instantly asses your credit file and determine whether you're eligible for a payment plan in a matter of seconds. Interest charged is subject to each individual application.


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The monthly payment amount and interest paid depend on your personal credit profile. Monthly payments include a monthly Processing Fee of up to $6.95 CAD. Some conditions apply and all transactions are subject to approval by PayBright. Estimated monthly payment amount excludes taxes and other fees.