Jet2 & Jet2 Holidays have now officially announced that Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD) will be the 10th base in the UK after it emerged the holiday company was loading flights from the regional airport onto its website last night.
Operations at Bristol Airport will commence in April 2021 and operate throughout the summer season through to October with a total of 33 destinations.
Four of the routes will be exclusive to Bristol Airport including Izmir, Kalamata, Lesvos and Costa Del Almeria.
The airline will base three Boeing 737-800 aircraft at the airport for the summer operating 56 weekly flights bring an additional 450,000 seat capacity to Bristol Airport.
Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “This is an incredibly exciting day for Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, as we expand our award-winning flights and holidays to Bristol Airport. We know how much demand there is, because we have been listening to customers and independent travel agents in the region for some time. We are delighted to be bringing them the news that they have been looking forward to, meaning that they can finally enjoy real package holidays from Bristol Airport.”
Dave Lees, CEO, Bristol Airport added: “We are delighted to welcome Jet2.com and Jet2holidays to Bristol Airport. Never has the time been more important for the region to look to the future in a post-Covid world, and Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have shown the confidence in the strength of the region to open up their tenth UK operating base at Bristol Airport. This exciting news is a major step towards the future by creating job opportunities, providing significant investment and an increase in the choice of destinations and holidays available to customers in the region. We will continue to work closely with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays on the strategic partnership and develop further opportunities in the future.”
Jet2 Destinations from Bristol
Which flight is on Which Day?
MON 05APR21-22NOV21, 14FEB22-25APR22
WED 26MAY21-17NOV21, 30MAR22-27APR22
FRI 02APR21-31DEC21, 11FEB22-22APR22
WED 28JUL21-01SEP21, 13OCT21-24NOV21, 22DEC21-05JAN22, 16FEB22-22APR22
SAT FROM 03APR21-23APR22 NON-OP 25DEC21
SUN 26DEC21 ONLY
MON 26JUL21-30AUG21, 01NOV21-25APR22
TUE 21DEC21-04JAN22, 15FEB22-26APR22
MON FROM 05APR21-25APR22
SUN 04APR21-25APR,21 25JUL21-29AUG21
SAT 03APR21-23APR22 (Non-op 25DEC & 01JAN)
FRI 23JUL21-27AUG21, 05NOV21-22APR22
SUN 17OCT21-02JAN22, 13FEB22-24APR22
Thanks to Matthew l’Anson for compiling the Flight Data.