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Jet2.com and Jet2holidays boost October capacity to the Canary Islands and Turkey in response to demand

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13th October 2021 • Posted in Announcements

 Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are giving holidaymakers even more opportunity to enjoy some October sunshine, as the award-winning airline and tour operator have expanded their programme to the Canary Islands and Turkey by adding additional flights to Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, and Dalaman in October.  

The addition of the new flights from the UK’s leading operator to the Canaries, represents more than 7,000 additional seats going on sale and means Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are offering an enormous programme of flights and holidays to the Canary Islands and Turkey.  

Further capacity has been added to Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran CanariaLanzarote and Dalaman with more flights now on sale from Belfast International, Birmingham, East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Manchester, and Newcastle Airports in October. This gives customers and independent travel agents a fantastic selection of over 190 weekly services to the Canary Islands in October from across the companies’ ten UK bases, on top of an unrivalled choice of weekly flights to Turkey.  

The additional capacity announced today is as follows: 

  • Belfast International – introduction of new Sunday services to Tenerife from 24th to 31st October, means up to five weekly flights available from the base during October half-term.  
  • Birmingham – additional Friday services now departing to Tenerife from 22nd and 29th October, means three daily Friday services from the base to the popular sun destination for October half-term, as well as up to 14 weekly services. This is in addition to extra flights to Tenerife, (now up to 14 weekly services in October), Fuerteventura (now up to three weekly services in October) and Lanzarote (now up to seven weekly services in October) from the base.  
  • East Midlands – more services to Lanzarote (now up to six weekly services in October) and Fuerteventura (now up three weekly services in October), and Tenerife (now up to eight weekly services in October), gives customers in the region plenty of opportunity to enjoy some sun. 
  • Manchester – extra seats added to Tenerife (now up to 18 weekly services in October) and Dalaman (now up to ten weekly services in October).  
  • Leeds Bradford – more services to Tenerife added, now means up to nine weekly services in October. 
  • London Stansted – additional seats to Tenerife added (now up to 13 weekly services in October) and Dalaman (now up to six weekly services in October). 
  • Newcastle – additional seats added to both Lanzarote (now up to four weekly services in October) and Fuerteventura (now up to two weekly services in October). 

 

Following the easing of travel restrictions for customers travelling from England and Northern Ireland, customers have been flocking to book holidays, with the Canary Islands and Turkey proving to be amongst the most popular destinations. These additional flights come in response to this demand and offer customers and independent travel agents even greater choice and flexibility when it comes to enjoying some October sunshine.    

As well as booking and travelling on award-winning flights and ATOL protected package holidays, customers can get to experience and enjoy the company’s VIP customer service which has seen Jet2.com and Jet2holidays win high-profile accolades before and during the pandemic, such as Which? Recommended Provider and TripAdvisor’s Best Airline – UK and Top 10 Airlines of the World.  

This VIP customer service includes friendly flight times and a generous 22kg baggage allowance through a flight-only booking with Jet2.comseeing the airline win five accolades at the 2020 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice® Awards for Airlines; or that very same VIP customer service, in-resort Customer Helpers, transfers, free child places and ATOL protection with the UK’s largest tour operator to destinations in the Mediterranean and Canary Islands, Jet2holidays. As well as a choice of thousands of 2-5 star hotels through Jet2holidays, customers can take advantage of Free Child Places

Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “The easing of travel restrictions has given people the confidence to plan and look forward to their holidays and this has resulted in phenomenal demand for October breaks. As always, we have been quick to respond to demand by adding additional flights to the Canary Islands and Turkey, offering customers and independent travel agents even more opportunity to enjoy some sunshine. We are pleased to be offering such an unrivalled programme of flights and holidays to these popular destinations and know that this huge choice of flights, together with our award-winning customer service, will mean that these additional flights will sell exceptionally well very quickly.” 

The full programme to the Canary Islands and Dalaman from Jet2.com and Jet2holidays in October from across all ten UK bases is as follows: 

  • Belfast International – up to four weekly services to Lanzarote, weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to two weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to five weekly services to Tenerife and weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Birmingham – up to seven weekly services to Lanzarote, up to three weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to three weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to 14 weekly services to Tenerife and up to six weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Bristol – up to two weekly services to Lanzarote, up to two weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to two weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to four weekly services to Tenerife and up to two weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • East Midlands – up to six weekly services to Lanzarote, up to three weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to three weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to eight weekly services to Tenerife and up to three weekly services to Dalaman. 
  • Edinburgh – up to four weekly services to Lanzarote, up to two weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to two weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to six weekly services to Tenerife and up to two weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Glasgow – up to four weekly services to Lanzarote, weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to three weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to six weekly services to Tenerife and up to four weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Leeds Bradford - up to six weekly services to Lanzarote, up to three weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to three weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to nine weekly services to Tenerife and up to five weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • London Stansted - up to seven weekly services to Lanzarote, up to four weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to five weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to 13 weekly services to Tenerife and up to six weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Manchester – up to seven weekly services to Lanzarote, up to five weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to seven weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to 18 weekly services to Tenerife and up to ten weekly services to Dalaman.  
  • Newcastle – up to four weekly services to Lanzarote, up to two weekly services to Fuerteventura, up to two weekly services to Gran Canaria, up to seven weekly services to Tenerife and up to five weekly services to Dalaman.  

For further information and to book visit www.jet2.com or www.jet2holidays.com    

Independent travel agents can visit: trade.jet2holidays.com 

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