|Jet2 announces 9 new routes from Manchester|
|Wednesday, 07 October 2009 10:25|
Jet2.com established itself last Friday (October 2nd) as Manchester Airport's biggest scheduled leisure airline following the launch of a further four new routes: Dubrovnik, Split, Reus (Costa Dorada) and Prague for summer 2010.
The airline will now serve nine new destinations next year, taking the total routes from Manchester with Jet2.com up to 28, meaning that Jet2.com now offers low fare flights to more destinations than any other airline operating scheduled services out of Manchester Airport and is the only airline to offer flights to Reus (Costa Dorada) from Manchester.
Philip Meeson, boss of Jet2.com, said:
"At Jet2.com we are bucking the trend of other airlines by significantly increasing our services across our bases. Now as Manchester's favourite and biggest scheduled leisure airline we are leading the pack, offering the most number of scheduled leisure destinations."
"Next summer will see us fly up to 140,000 extra passengers to fantastic destinations across Europe and northern Africa, ensuring that people living in and around the region have an unprecedented choice of holiday destination."
Starting fares include (all prices are one way, including taxes and charges):
Dubrovnik from £49.99 starting 29th April
Located in the far south of Croatia, Dubrovnik is often referred to as the jewel of the Adriatic coast. With beautiful beaches, chic bars, boutique hotels and restaurants, alongside many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the picturesque walled-city offers something for all types of holidaymakers.
Split from £49.99 starting 8th May
Split is the second largest city in Croatia located on the Adriatic Coast. With a vast history ranging back to prehistoric times, Split is packed with evidence of its past including a grand Roman palace, medieval streets and further examples of inhabitation by Greeks, Venetians, Austrians and French. With a stunning coastline, clear sandy beaches and crystalline seas, the city is also a great location for a beach holiday.
Reus (Costa Dorada) from £29.99 starting 25th May
Located to the south of Barcelona, Reus Airport provides ideal access in to Spain's popular Costa Dorada (also known as the Golden Coast due to its extensive golden beaches). The ideal holiday location for families, the area benefits from beautiful coast-lines, quaint fishing towns and the world famous PortAventura theme park.
Prague from £19.99 starting 1st April
Prague is the ideal destination for a short city break with stunning architecture, a rich history and plenty of shops, markets and cobbled street to explore. It also offers an exciting nightlife with a selection of bars and clubs.