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Lucky 7 for Scotland - biggest ever summer programme on sale now!

04th April 2017 • Posted in New Routes, Announcements and Jet2holidays has announced its biggest ever summer flights and holidays programme from Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports for Summer 18, with seven new routes, over 1.5 million seats and thousands of 2-5 star hotels on sale.

The leading leisure airline and package holiday specialist is announcing seven new routes across Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports, with five exclusive destinations launching.

In Summer 18, we will operate to a whopping 32 destinations from Edinburgh Airport, which is seeing more than 50,000 extra seats (9% growth) added for Summer 18. This includes TWO BRAND NEW AND EXCLUSIVE destinations:

  • EXCLUSIVE! Antalya
  • Dalaman
  • Madeira
  • A huge 29 summer beach and city destinations are also available from Glasgow Airport, with 25,000 seats added for Summer 18. This includes three BRAND NEW AND EXCLUSIVE destinations:

  • Bodrum
  • Kefalonia
  • Halkidiki
  • With 80,000 extra seats across both bases, Summer 18 means growth across a number of sun and city destinations, including:

  • Costa de Almeria – recently introduced to Edinburgh for Summer 17, this hotspot is already seeing expansion, with an extra flight taking the number of weekly services to two
  • Cyprus – now two services a week to Paphos from Edinburgh and extended season to Larnaca from both bases
  • Rhodes and Antalya– an additional weekly service to each destination from Glasgow means two weekly services
  • Italy – now two weekly services from Edinburgh to Verona and Naples
  • An additional brand new Boeing 737-800 aircraft will also come into operation at Edinburgh Airport to handle this expansion which has come on the back of a phenomenal response to our award winning flights and great value package holidays.

    Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “This will be our biggest summer programme yet from our bases at Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports, with more seats and hotels than ever through our award-winning airline and holiday operator. Such sustained growth is only possible by looking after our customers, which shows that our continued investment into offering great value package holidays and family friendly flights is working. Our continued success in Glasgow and Edinburgh proves that our formula is the right one.”

    Key summer 2018 programme information:

    Glasgow Airport

  • 29 destinations including THREE NEW EXCLUSIVE routes: Bodrum, Kefalonia and Halkidiki
  • More than 160 weekly flights and 870,000 seats available (over 25,000 more than Summer 17)
  • More flights and more seats to Antalya, Cyprus (Larnaca), Rhodes and Zante.
  • Edinburgh

  • 32 destinations including FOUR NEW ones for summer: Antalya (exclusive), Dalaman, Kos (exclusive) and Madeira
  • 160 weekly flights and 700,000 seats available, with a new Boeing 737-800 aircraft added, a 9% uplift on Summer 17
  • More flights and more seats to Halkidiki, Paphos, Naples and Verona.
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