easyJet launches Winter 2016 flights for Belfast
7,500 flights are now on sale at easyJet.com to and from Belfast providing over 1,200,000 low fare seats
easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has put its Winter schedule for Belfast on sale for 2016 with flights and routes available for passengers to book now for travel until 5 February 2017. Over 7,500 flights are set to take place to and from Belfast between 30 October 2016 and 5 February 2017 providing 1,200,000 seats. Over 18 million seats are being launched today across the entire easyJet network so customers can look forward to low fares by booking early.
easyJet has bases across 11 UK airports and currently has over 800 routes on sale to destinations across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Russia. Customers can look forward to a number of routes to destinations such as: Belfast to Liverpool from £21.49* Belfast to Iceland from £28.49* Belfast to London Gatwick from £25.49* Belfast to Edinburgh from £25.49* Belfast to Geneva from £27.49* Belfast to Glasgow from £21.49* Belfast to Newcastle from £21.49* Belfast to Paris from £27.49* Belfast to Amsterdam from £23.49* *Fares per person, one way, based on two people travelling on the same booking.
Ali Gayward, easyJet’s Head of Ireland, said: “We’re pleased to be putting our Belfast Winter flights on sale for our passengers today, allowing them to book early and take advantage of our lowest fares to the cities and beaches across Europe. “We have come a long way since the launch of our first flight from Belfast back in September 1998. In our first twelve months at Belfast Airport we carried over 240,000 passengers – we remain committed to our network from Belfast and now carry over 3.5 Million passengers a year on 27 routes.
Uel Hoey, Business Development Director at Belfast International Airport, said, “It is great to see the continued commitment by easyJet to the Northern Ireland market. Flying to key destinations across the UK and Europe, easyJet’s low fares and high frequency service provide local passengers with exceptional choice.”
Since introducing their first flight to London Luton 16 years ago easyJet has flown over 42 million passengers to and from Belfast International Airport and is now Northern Ireland’s largest airline. easyJet serves 27 destinations from Belfast International Airport and employs over 230 staff locally.
For more information about the new flights or easyJet’s network from Northern Ireland visit www.easyJet.com