Jet2.com has announced its first ever ski programme from Birmingham Airport this winter, as customers start booking their ski trips following the summer holidays.
This is the airline's biggest ever ski season for Winter 17/18, which includes ski flights from Birmingham for the very first time. Seven weekly flights will operate to four top ski destinations from Birmingham Airport this winter: Geneva, Grenoble, Salzburg and Turin.
In total, more than 30,000 seats are available to the best slopes in Europe from Birmingham. The company has scheduled a choice of weekday and weekend flights, perfectly timed for those looking to shred the slopes over the weekend or over a short-break.
Key programme developments for winter 2017/18 from Birmingham Airport include:
- Geneva – three weekly flights with services on Monday, Friday and Saturday
- Grenoble – two weekly services, with weekend flights on Saturday and Sunday
- Salzburg – weekly Saturday service
- Turin– weekly Sunday service
Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “We are delighted to be launching ski flights from Birmingham Airport for the first time, offering customers the chance to reach the best slopes in Europe on our award-winning airline. People in the area are clearly turning their attentions to the slopes, as we have seen a jump in bookings in September which bodes well for the season ahead.
“With friendly flight times on a weekend, alongside 22kg of baggage and ski allowance, we’re confident of very busy and popular ski flights from Birmingham Airport this winter.”
William Pearson, Aviation Director said: "It is fabulous news that Jet2.com is giving passengers even more choice from their local airport by introducing ski flights this winter. Having only started in March this year the airline is growing its base here at Birmingham Airport with the addition of these ski flights to Salzburg, Grenoble, Geneva and Turin."
To launch the programme, Jet2.com is offering half price ski carriage on flights to Geneva, Grenoble, Salzburg and Turin from Birmingham Airport.
The promotion applies if you make a new booking from now until 12th October 2017, and are travelling between 30th November 2017 and 30th April 2018 on any of the above routes.
So book before 12th October and you’ll save a whopping £25 on your ski carriage (normally £50 return). There’s snow way you’ll want to miss out!
See www.Jet2.com/ski for more.
Jet2.com ski flights start from £25 one way including taxes. For information and to book visit www.jet2.com