Catch More of the Big Apple with and Jet2holidays and Jet2holidays today raised a giant cheer to launch their biggest ever choice of New York shopping breaks for winter 2014 – offering TWO trips from East Midlands Airport!

This expansion not only sees the leading leisure airline and package holiday specialist DOUBLE the number of trips taking off this year, but also sees it add a NEW 4-night break option on top of the already successful 3-night trip – giving people even more time in the city that never sleeps.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “We are thrilled with the continued success and demand for our New York breaks direct from East Midlands Airport, which has resulted in us growing our programme for this year. Doubling our number of flights means our local customers have an even greater choice of direct services to the Big Apple this winter and can now really be a part of this spectacular city with an extra night’s stay.

“Whether choosing a package break or flight only option, our great value trips to New York are the perfect way to visit this iconic city without breaking the bank. I’d encourage people to book now so they don’t miss out on a magical holiday of a lifetime direct from their doorstep.”

Andy Cliffe Managing Director, East Midlands Airport said, “Today’s news that Jet2.comwill be offering passengers two opportunities to experience all that New York has to offer is great news for the region and the airport. “Now in its fourth year of operating, the service is clearly a popular one and shows the strong demand for transatlantic flights from the East Midlands region.”

Jet2holidays package breaks start from 777 per person, including a generous 22kg baggage allowance for all that shopping – they can be secured now for only a 60 deposit. flights are available from 399 per person including taxes. Departures are scheduled as follows:

• 13th November 2014 – 3-night break
• 20th November 2014 – 4-night break

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Published on: 20/02/2014 11:42:56

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