Jet2.com and Jet2holidays Reveal a Terrific Trio

Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are continuing their growth at East Midlands Airport with the launch today of THREE brand new destinations for summer 2015, Antalya (Turkey), Malta and the Greek Island of Kefalonia – the first ever service for the region.

Over 21,000 seats will be available to this trio of sizzling sunshine hotspots next year. With these new routes, plus the recent addition of Pula, more than 600,000 seats will be available for summer 2015 with local holidaymakers being able to take their pick from 35 in demand destinations.

Weekly Jet2.com flights to Antalya, Kefalonia and Malta, all beginning next May, are on sale today from 75 per person, including taxes. Jet2holidays ATOL protected package breaks are available from 379, secured for only a 60 deposit.

This further growth comes on the back of another successful year for the leading leisure airline and package holiday specialist at East Midlands Airport, with the businesses taking 521,687 people to and from top European destinations during 2013/14 – a 45 per cent uplift on the previous year.

Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “We are always striving to bring our local passengers the very best choice of holiday options direct from their local airport and I don't think they will be disappointed with this latest trio of top European gems. Malta continues to grow in popularity and the addition of Antalya and Kefalonia means we now have three Turkish destinations and six Greek Islands for local people to take their pick from.

“With our fantastic range, coupled with great flight times and award winning customer service, we are confident we have the right mix to continue our growth in the region, cementing our position as one of the top leisure operators at East Midlands Airport.”

Andy Cliffe, Managing Director East Midlands Airport, added: "We are delighted with the news that Jet2.com and Jet2holidays will be expanding their route network from East Midlands Airport with these exciting new destinations. Kefalonia in particular is a brand new destination for us and we are confident that this beautiful Greek island will prove incredibly popular with passengers in the region."

The new destinations are included in Jet2holidays bumper brochure collection for summer 2015. Launched today it includes its biggest and best ever Beach Holidays range, with 173 new hotels and 34 new resorts, plus Family Holidays, City & Short Breaks, the lifestyle collection On Tour and luxury option, Indulgent Escapes.

Published on: 28/05/2014 16:17:36


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