Jet2 launches flights and holidays to green list Iceland

Airline and tour operator Jet2 is launching a programme of flights and holidays to Iceland giving passengers the chance to witness one of the world’s most stunning natural wonders.

Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreak s launched its first scheduled service from Manchester this morning (Thursday) with twice weekly flights to follow.

Further twice-weekly options from Birmingham Airport (starting from September 30) on top of 37 three and four-night dedicated trips from seven other UK bases (Belfast International, East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Newcastle, and London Stansted Airports) will provide a range of alternatives for visitors.

Manchester and Birmingham scheduled services will operate until November 1 – perfectly timed for those wanting to experience the spectacular Northern Lights.

Scheduled services are also available from February 10 to November 10, 2022, from Manchester Airport, as well as from February 10 through to April 25, 2022, from Birmingham.

In addition to the programme of regional departures, package options to Iceland with Jet2CityBreaks also include a guided Northern Lights Tour.

Steve Heapy, chief executive of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “We are delighted to be starting scheduled services to Iceland and offering the best choice for regional departures to this epic natural wonder.

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“With Iceland being on the UK Government’s Green List, we are seeing strong demand for flights and holidays to this bucket list destination, as customers look to escape and make the most of being able to enjoy the beauty that Iceland offers.”

Guðmundur Daði Rúnarsson, chief commercial and airport development officer at Keflavik Airport. added: “We are delighted to welcome Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks back to Keflavik Airport.

“They have been valued partners for the past few years and we look forward to continuing that for years to come. This is confirmation of the growing interest in Iceland as a destination post-pandemic.”

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