Jet2 Reaches 500 Routes with Winter 24/25 Market Expansion – Travel And Tour World and Jet2CityBreaks have unveiled an extensive expansion of their highly sought-after Christmas Markets offerings for the Winter 24/25 season, responding to the unwavering demand from travelers. This expansion introduces seven exciting new destinations, marking the debut of their festive market journeys from Liverpool John Lennon Airport and enhancing the capacity for other beloved holiday destinations.

As European Christmas markets continue to capture the hearts of many, seeking genuine festive experiences, these leading holiday providers have added SEVEN new destinations to their roster for Winter 24/25. This includes pioneering their Christmas Markets initiative from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, reflecting the enduring allure of these seasonal markets.

This strategic growth sees the companies hitting a new milestone, boasting a total of 500 routes available across the Jet2 network. This achievement offers an enhanced array of choices and flexibility to both customers and independent travel agents.

The lineup of new routes for the Christmas Market includes: Belfast International to Krakow, East Midlands to Vienna, Glasgow to Berlin, Glasgow to Vienna, Liverpool John Lennon to Krakow, Liverpool John Lennon to Prague, and Manchester to Berlin.

Moreover, the surge in demand for the Winter 24/25 Christmas Market destinations has led to the addition of extra capacity and an extended season for other popular market locations. and Jet2CityBreaks will serve seven Christmas Market destinations during Winter 24/25 – Berlin, Budapest, Cologne, Copenhagen, Krakow, Prague, and Vienna – from eleven UK airports, including Belfast International, Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool John Lennon, Manchester, Newcastle International, and London Stansted. The Winter 24/25 Christmas Markets program will offer over 100,000 seats, reflecting a capacity increase of more than 30% compared to the previous winter season.

Details of the enhanced Christmas Market services include:

  • Belfast International Airport introducing a new route to Krakow with services on Monday and Friday from late November to mid-December 2024.
  • Birmingham Airport adding Thursday and Sunday flights to Budapest from late November 2024 to early January 2025, with the season for Cologne also extended.
  • Bristol Airport extending its Christmas Market seasons to Prague and Vienna with additional flights.
  • East Midlands Airport launching a new route to Vienna with twice-weekly services during late November to late December 2024.
  • Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool John Lennon, London Stansted, and Manchester Airports each introducing or extending routes to various Christmas Market destinations.

Travelers have the option to book a flight-only with or opt for an ATOL-protected package holiday through Jet2CityBreaks with a low deposit. Package deals include return flights, 22kg baggage, 10kg hand luggage, and a selection of 2-5 star hotels in central locations, ensuring an unforgettable Christmas Market experience in Europe.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays, said: “This announcement represents a significant expansion to our Winter 24/25 Christmas Markets programme, with new routes and a new Christmas Markets programme from Liverpool John Lennon Airport all going sale, as well as additional capacity and season extensions. It also means we have reached a huge milestone, and we are delighted to say we now have over 500 routes on sale overall across our network. The expansion comes in direct response to the strong demand we are seeing from customers and independent travel agents for our Christmas Markets programme, and it means we are giving holidaymakers exactly what they want – even more opportunity to enjoy the best festive experiences across Europe next winter.

“With more customers looking to enjoy a festive break to a truly magical Christmas Market destination, we have no doubt that these new services will be enormous hits with holidaymakers. Based on the fantastic response to our arrival at Liverpool John Lennon Airport, we know customers in Merseyside and the surrounding region will be jumping at the chance to enjoy a Christmas Market trip with and Jet2CityBreaks too. Our Winter 24/25 Christmas Markets programme promises to be our best yet and we look forward to taking holidaymakers to their favourite Christmas Market destinations, as well as showcasing our award-winning flights and city breaks to them.”

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