easyJet (U2/EZY) has announced a new route from Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC) to Aqaba (AQJ/OJAQ) in Jordan.
The winter schedule route will launch on 6th December 2021 and will operate twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays.
Jordan is becoming a popular winter sun destination for Britons and the resort of Aqaba offers waterparks, malls, and beaches located on the stunning Gulf of Aqaba.
Ali Gayward, easyJet’s UK Country Manager said: “We are delighted to announce today that we are adding even more exciting destinations to our Manchester network, with new flights to Aqaba in Jordan. We know our customers can’t wait to go on a long-awaited and well-deserved holiday, so this new route will prove popular for customers wishing to get away for some winter sun and further strengthens our Manchester international network, providing customers with great value fares and ever more choice this winter.”
Flights to Aqaba start at just £95.00 one way and are available to book now direct with easyJet and easyJet Holidays are also offering package holidays to the resort.
Karen Smart, Managing Director at Manchester Airport, added: “The announcement of this new route is fantastic news for passengers who are seeking some sunshine this winter, and we are delighted to see easyJet expanding its Manchester network and offering even more choice to travellers.
“As Covid-19 restrictions continue to ease, we hope to see an increase in the variety and frequency of routes available this winter, ensuring that for those seeking a much-needed break, there is something to suit all tastes and budgets.”