Jet2.com adds Christmas market flight
01 August 2013
Jet2holidays and Jet2.com have announced Cologne as an exciting new Christmas market destination available from Glasgow Airport for 2013.
Cologne has seven Christmas markets, with the most popular held beneath the Cologne Cathedral, and the one-off festive flight will depart Glasgow on 30 November 2013.
ATOL protected Christmas market packages with Jet2holidays start from £229 per person with return flights also available from leading leisure airline Jet2.com starting from £169 per person including taxes.
Francois Bourienne, commercial director at Glasgow Airport, said: “The decision to add another European City to its extensive route network is yet more fantastic news from Jet2.com and it demonstrates the airline’s commitment to Glasgow Airport. Cologne is renowned for having some of the best Christmas markets in the world and I fully expect the new route to attract a wide range of passengers, looking to soak up the impressive festive atmosphere.”
Steve Heapy, Chief Executive Officer, Jet2holidays and Jet2.com said: “We’re thrilled to add the magical city of Cologne for our Glasgow customers to enjoy our fabulous European Christmas market package breaks. All our festive getaways are perfectly timed to allow travellers to really maximise their break, with our early flights ensuring they can immerse themselves in the Christmas spirit as soon as they arrive!
“Whether it’s soaking up the aroma of roasting chestnuts and mulled wine against the backdrop of snow capped landscapes or exploring the labyrinth of stalls and ornate displays to pick up an unusual gift, our Christmas market trip to Cologne will provide something for everyone. With limited places available we’re urging customers to book early to avoid disappointment.”