doubles ski flight offering

25th April 2016, by Abi Butcher is offering twice the number of seats for skiers next season is offering twice the number of seats for skiers next season

Budget airline has announced a major expansion to its ski flight programme for next season, with new routes from regional airports around the UK.

The airline will next season operate 47 weekly flights to eight ski-friendly destinations: Barcelona (for Andorra), Geneva, Grenoble, Lyon, Salzburg, Turin and Verona plus, for the first time next season, Sofia for Bulgaria.

The expansion means more than 230,000 seats will be available — double the number available last season, with more mid-week flights on key routes Geneva and Grenoble.

Key programme developments include a new route from Edinburgh to Turin plus more flights to Geneva, including new Sunday flights to Salzburg and Verona. From the East Midlands will offer a choice of two new routes to Grenoble and Salzburg plus four weekly flights to Geneva.

From Glasgow the airline will offer three flights per week to Geneva and Grenoble and from Newcastle, a new route to Grenoble. will become the largest ski operator from Leeds Bradford with 10 flights a week, including six weekly flights to Geneva and — new for 20016/17 — Grenoble.

From Manchester will offer a choice of 20 weekly flights to seven ski destinations, including Sofia, and for the first time eight weekly flights to Geneva.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “We really mean business with our newly expanded ski programme, giving our customers access to 80 of the best resorts in Europe. With this growth, plus our friendly flight times and industry-leading baggage allowance, I’m confident even more people will slope off with us next season!” ski flights start from £36 one way including taxes. For information and to book visit   

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