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Published: Wed 27 Apr 2022 at 09:47

Announcements and Jet2holidays are today (27th April) celebrating five years since they started operating award-winning flights and package holidays to Costa de Almeria.

The leading leisure airline and UK’s leading tour operator to many leisure destinations across the Mediterranean, including Costa de Almeria, first waved customers off on their inaugural flight to the destination on 27th April 2017 from Edinburgh Airport. Since then, and Jet2holiays have carried thousands of happy customers to the popular holiday hotspot. and Jet2holidays will operate to Costa de Almeria from four of their UK bases for Summer 22 – Birmingham, Bristol (new and exclusive route), Leeds Bradford and Manchester Airports, offering up to seven weekly flights during peak periods. This offers customers and independent travel agents unrivalled choice and flexibility when it comes to booking and travelling on award-winning flights and ATOL package holidays to the Spanish destination this summer.

Sitting below a mountain backdrop, the unspoilt coast around Costa de Almeria is Spain’s hidden gem. More rustic than the other Costas, Costa de Almeria is all spaghetti-western landscapes, natural parks, and crowd-free beaches. Holidaymakers can enjoy the flagship resort of Roquetas de Mar, boasting a string of golden sands, or Mojacar’s Blue Flag strips and whitewashed cobbles.

A full breakdown of and Jet2holidays’ Summer 22 programme to Costa de Almeria is as follows: 

  • Birminghamup to two weekly services (Tuesday and Saturday) operating until 29th October.

  • Bristollaunch of a brand-new and exclusive route from and Jet2holidays for Summer 22, offers weekly Wednesday services to the Spanish destination from 1st June to 26th October.

  • Leeds Bradford - weekly Saturday services operating from 7th May to 29th October.

  • Manchesterup to two weekly flights (Tuesday and Saturday) operating from 30th April to 21st May and 27th September to 29th October. This increases to up to three weekly flights (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) from 24th May to 24th September. 

As well as booking and travelling on award-winning flights and ATOL protected package holidays to Costa de Almeria, customers can get to experience and enjoy the company’s VIP customer service which has seen and Jet2holidays win high-profile accolades, such as Which? Recommended Provider and TripAdvisor’s Best AirlineUK 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, seeing 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, Jet2holidays. As well as a choice of thousands of 2-5 star hotels through Jet2holidays, customers can take advantage of one million Free Child Places this summer.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays, said: We are delighted to be celebrating five years of operating our award-winning flights and package holidays to Costa de Almeria today and are proud to have reached such an important milestone. Over the last five years, this destination has proved extremely popular. As such, we have seen strong demand for our flights and ATOL protected package holidays from customers looking to reach this Spanish hotspot. In addition to looking back over the years, we are also using today’s celebrations as an opportunity to look towards the future with confidence and positivity. We look forward to continuing to take many more happy holidaymakers to this destination for years to come.”

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