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Christmas Markets trips with Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks return

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November 02, 2021 at 15:22

With demand for European Christmas markets increasingly significantly, holidaymakers do not have to wait long to return to their favourite festive destinations, as Christmas Markets flights and trips with Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks take off again in November to seven winter wonderlands.

Customers have been eagerly awaiting the return of the Christmas markets programme from the leading leisure airline and UK’s largest operator of European city breaks, which starts from November with 14 dedicated trips to six Christmas market destinations - Berlin (Brandenburg Airport)BudapestCologneCopenhagen, Prague, and Vienna.

As well as operating dedicated trips, Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks will offer scheduled flights and city breaks to Prague, Vienna, and Krakow during the winter and in the countdown to Christmas. With multiple weekly flights on sale these destinations, customers and independent travel agents have complete choice and flexibility when it comes to enjoying or offering a visit to the most charming Christmas markets in Europe. 

The full Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks Christmas market programme for Winter 21 is as follows:

Belfast International: 

  • BRAND-NEW mini-series of flights and breaks to Prague operating from 3rd to 20th December. This means five departures in total with Monday and Friday services operating for Winter 21. 

Birmingham:

  • Mini-series of flights and breaks to BRAND-NEW Berlin with twice weekly services (Monday and Friday) between 26th November and 13th December meaning six departures in total.
  • Mini-series of flights and breaks also to Vienna, with weekly Thursday and Sunday services operating from 25th November to 19th December, meaning eight departures available. 
  • Two-weekly services (Monday and Friday) operating during the winter to Krakow and Prague. 

East Midlands:

  • BRAND-NEW mini-series of flights and breaks to Copenhagen with Monday and Friday services available from 6th to 13th December.
  • Mini-series of flights and breaks also available to Prague, with Thursday and Sunday services operating from 2nd to 19th December, meaning five departures in total.

Glasgow:

  • Two-weekly services (Monday and Friday) to Krakow available from Glasgow Airport during Winter 21. 

Leeds Bradford:

  • BRAND-NEW mini-series of flights and breaks to Berlin with up to twice-weekly services (Thursday and Sunday) from 25th November to 12th December, meaning five departures in total.
  • BRAND-NEW mini-series of flights and breaks to Cologne from 26th November to 6th December, with services twice-weekly operating on a Monday and Friday. 
  • Mini-series of flights and breaks to Vienna with up to twice-weekly services (Thursday and Sunday) from 25th November to 19th December, meaning seven departures in total.
  • In addition, there are also two-weekly services operating to Budapest, Krakow, and Prague for Winter 21. 

Manchester:

  • Mini-series of flights and breaks to Cologne with up to two-weekly flights (Monday and Friday) from 26th November to 20th December, meaning seven departures in total.
  • In addition, there are also twice-weekly services to BudapestKrakowPrague, and Vienna this winter, offering plenty of opportunity for customers to experience a Christmas market in one of these destinations this winter. 

Newcastle:

  • BRAND-NEW mini-series of flights and breaks to Berlin with up to twice-weekly services (Thursday and Sunday) from 25th November to 12th December, meaning five departures in total. 
  • Also available is a new mini-series of flights and breaks to Budapest, thanks to Thursday and Sunday services operating from 25th November to 12th December, meaning six departures in total. 
  • Another new Winter 21 addition - brand-new mini-series of flights and breaks to Cologne from 6th to 13th December, with Monday and Friday services operating. 
  • New mini-series of flights and breaks to Copenhagen also available. Three departures in total thanks to two-weekly services (Monday and Friday) from 26th November to 6th December.
  • A mini-series of flights and breaks to Vienna means up to two-weekly services (Monday and Friday) from 26th November to 20th December.
  • More opportunity for customers to visit the Christmas markets in Krakow and Prague with two-weekly services to the European Christmas market destinations for Winter 21. 

In addition to these Christmas market destinations, customers can also jet away to some of the best city break destinations in Europe, including Amsterdam, BarcelonaRome, Venice, Paris, and Reykjavik with Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks this winter. 

Steve Heapy, CEO, Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “On the back of recent positive news about the reopening of international travel, and with many customers missing out last year, we are seeing strong demand from customers looking to visit some of the best of Europe’s Christmas market destinations this winter.

“We know customers are as equally as delighted as us to see the return of these popular trips from November and this has translated into customers flocking to book Christmas Markets breaks. As well as visiting atmospheric cities, our spectacular programme of destinations, flights, and festive trips on sale from seven UK bases, gives customers the chance to browse stalls and pick up some unique Christmas gifts in spellbinding settings. A visit to a Christmas market is sure to sprinkle some magic on any Christmas celebration, but with our programme proving popular, customers will need to act quick to avoid missing out on their festive fix this year.”

With demand for city breaks soaring, following on from the easing of travel restrictions, customers can choose from a flight-only option with Jet2.com or a package holiday with Jet2CityBreaks available for a low £60 per person deposit.

Package options with Jet2CityBreaks include flights with Jet2.com including 22kg hold luggage, transfers to and from the airport, as well as a choice of 2-5 star hotels in central locations, providing the perfect base from which to explore and experience the most charming Christmas Markets in Europe.