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Jet2 launch 50th destination with Hurghada holidays from Manchester airport

  • 02-Jun-10 12:38
  • Hurghada
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Jet2 has announced that it will be entering the Egypt travel market by providing Hurghada holidays from Manchester airport from 15 October 2010 with one ways flights starting from just £79.99 per person including taxes.

Jet2 launch 50th destination with Hurghada holidays from Manchester airport

British airline is celebrating the launch of its 50th destination which will be providing travellers with Egypt holidays from Manchester airport. The airline will be operating cheap flights to Hurghada, a popular Red Sea holiday resort, from 15 October 2010 as well as a number of package Hurghada holidays from Manchester.

Diving enthusiasts seeking Hurghada holidays from Manchester will be able to fly to the exotic Egypt resort from as little as £79.99 one way including all taxes. Travellers looking for package deals to the coastal destination will be able to enjoy a week long self catering holiday from £499 per person.

CEO of, Philip Meeson, said:

"The airline's 50th route is a considerable milestone in our history and I'm delighted that our customers in the North West will be able to take advantage of direct flights to Hurghada and the stunning Red Sea coast line. It is an extremely popular destination offering year-round sunshine, dazzling beaches and world-class diving and since it sits outside the Euro-Zone, offers fantastic value to those sun-seekers wanting to stretch their budgets that little bit further."

The airline, who have been operating commercial flights for over 30 years, previously under the name, Channel Express, have also announced that their 51st destination will be Bodrum on the southern peninsula of Turkey. Flights will start on 16 May 2011 and start from just £69.99 per person for a one way ticket including taxes and a range of self catering package deals which start from £329 for seven nights per person.

As well as enjoying the new Hurghada holidays from Manchester, passengers can also choose from a number of newly launched routes for summer 2011 which are now on sale. The routes include the Algarve, Alicante, Madeira, Ibiza, Tel Aviv, Murcia, Tunisia, and Malaga.

Based at Manchester Airport, provide cheap flights for over one million passengers each year and have 200 flights departing Manchester airport each week as well as number of flights available from Leeds Bradford Airport and Belfast International Airport, Blackpool International Airport and Edinburgh International Airport.

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