Give the Apple of Your Eye the Big Apple with and Jet2holidays and Jet2holidays are giving travellers in the East Midlands another chance to grab a bite of the big apple, direct from East Midlands Airport.

On sale from 20 February, the outbound flight takes off on 14th November 2013, returning on 17th November 2013, perfectly timed to treat a loved one to a pre-Christmas getaway in one of the world’s most romantic cities. Whether choosing to take advantage of the return flight from just 439 per person or booking a complete shopping break with Jet2holidays from 679* per person, giving the gift of the Big Apple is bound to make loved ones and wallets smile!

Steve Heapy, Chief Executive at and Jet2holidays said: “We are thrilled to offer our local customers the chance to jet off to New York again this year. Our great value flights and package breaks are always extremely popular, so much so that we have put New York on sale even earlier this year. This way our customers have more time to plan and budget for their trip so they don’t miss out on the glamour and buzz of this thriving city with plenty of dollars left to spend on all the must-see and do activities New York has to offer on the run up to Christmas. Those wanting to book a Jet2holidays package break can also book for a deposit of just 60 per person.”

Stephen Turner, Commercial Director - Aviation for East Midlands Airports parent company M.A.G, said: “Back by popular demand, we are very pleased to see the return of’s New York service for the third consecutive year with strong early demand anticipated as savvy travellers book early to save money, with the convenience of a direct flight from their local airport proving to be a big draw.

“Our research indicates that every year, well over half a million people from our region currently use other UK airports to fly to the United States. In the medium to longer term, the popularity of these New York services supports our ambition to bring scheduled transatlantic services to East Midlands Airport.”

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Published on: 25/02/2013 13:47:54

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