Jet2 reports holiday sales surging since travel rules eased
The removal of pre-departure testing in resort as well as the scrapping of expensive PCR tests after arrival in England and Northern Ireland for fully vaccinated customers, has brought an immediate spike in trade.
Bookings have increased by 150 per cent when compared to the previous day, and the increase in demand since the Government announcement sees bookings returning to pre-pandemic levels.
Customers have been flocking to book holidays across popular sun, ski and leisure city destinations including mainland Spain, the Canaries, the Balearic Islands, Turkey, and Greece.
Immediately after the announcement by the UK Government, Jet2.com and Jet2holidays launched a flash sale giving customers huge savings on flights and holidays for Winter 21/22, Summer 22, Winter 22/23, and Summer 23.
All bookings must be made by January 18 for the promotion to apply.
Steve Heapy, chief executive of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “The relaxation of travel restrictions is welcome news for both the travel industry and holidaymakers and comes during what is traditionally a very busy period for holiday bookings.
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“We have seen an immediate and dramatic spike in bookings, with volumes since the Government announcement heading towards pre-pandemic levels, which demonstrates just how much demand is out there amongst people wanting to get away for a much-needed holiday.”
He added: “To ensure everyone gets that holiday they deserve, we have launched a fantastic sale giving huge savings on all flights and holidays and we know it will be incredibly popular.
“We were already heading into the New Year with a strong feeling and the removal of these restrictions really gets 2022 off to a great start.”
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