Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks Unwraps Biggest Ever Christmas Markets Programme from Birmingham Airport
- Expanded programme of flights and trips to Europe’s Christmas markets from Birmingham Airport
- Biggest ever Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks Christmas market programme from Birmingham Airport includes FIVE brand-new winter wonderlands to pick from – Berlin, Copenhagen, Cologne, Nuremberg and Strasbourg.
XX February 2020 – Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks has put its eagerly-anticipated programme of Christmas market flights and trips on sale for 2020 from Birmingham Airport, and the festive selection is bigger and more spectacular than ever - with more destinations, more flights and more choice.
With European Christmas markets continuing to enjoy enormous popularity, the company has introduced a mini-series of flights and city breaks, as well as a selection of two-night trips, to a festive assortment of winter wonderlands from November until just before Christmas.
This includes five brand-new Christmas market destinations in Berlin (mini-series), Copenhagen (mini-series), Cologne (dedicated two-night trip), Nuremberg (dedicated two-night trip) and Strasbourg (dedicated two-night trip), as well as mini-series of flights and breaks to Vienna.
This mini-series and programme of two-night trips means that Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks will operate 23 dedicated services to these Christmas market destinations between November and Christmas (full programme detailed below).
In addition, Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks will operate scheduled flights and city breaks to several popular Christmas market destinations from Birmingham Airport during the winter and in the build up to Christmas. With multiple weekly flights on sale to destinations such as Budapest, Barcelona, Prague and Krakow, customers have complete choice and flexibility over how long they spend visiting the most charming Christmas markets in Europe – whether it’s for a weekend, a long weekend or longer.
The full Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks Christmas market programme for Winter 20 from Birmingham Airport is as follows:
- Five brand new Winter Wonderlands on sale for Winter 20!
- Mini-series of flights and breaks to BRAND NEW Berlin with twice weekly services (Monday and Friday) between 27th November and 14th December meaning six departures in total.
- Mini-series of flights and breaks to BRAND NEW Copenhagen with Thursday and Sunday services between 26th November and 13th December meaning six departures in total.
- Eight departures to Vienna between 19th November and 13th December, thanks to Thursday and Sunday services.
- Dedicated two-night trips to THREE BRAND NEW DESTINATIONS: Strasbourg (11-13 November), Cologne (4-6 December) and Nuremberg (27-29 November).
- In addition to this, there are also four weekly services operating during the winter to Budapest, Prague and Krakow, as well as two weekly services to Barcelona.
Steve Heapy, CEO, Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “Our flights and city breaks to Europe’s most magical Christmas markets prove to be more and more popular from Birmingham Airport every year, and this latest programme promises to be our best yet. When it comes to giving customers a choice of destinations, flights and festive trips, this fantastic programme provides more flexibility than ever, meaning Europe’s Christmas markets have never been within such easy reach.”
Tom Screen, Aviation Director of Birmingham Airport said: “Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks are always thinking about the wishes and needs of our customers by launching these Christmas breaks direct from Birmingham Airport. It is great news that customers have the choice of such an extensive range of destinations from their local airport and even more importantly the chance to visit some currently unserved destinations for the holiday period in Cologne, Nuremberg and Strasbourg. Whether planning a summer holiday, a city break or a Christmas getaway Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, with their friendly low fares have something for all customers.”
Customers can pick from flight-only options with Jet2.com, or package options with Jet2CityBreaks. Package options with Jet2CityBreaks are available for a low £60 per person deposit, and include flights with Jet2.com, 22kg hold luggage, as well as transfers to and from the airport. Customers can also pick from a choice of 2 to 5-star hotels in central locations, providing the perfect base from which to explore and experience the most charming Christmas Markets in Europe.