Jet2.com will have three weekly flights to ski destinations for the Winter 2021/2022.
Jet2 will also offer three weekly ski services for winter 2021/22, flying to Geneva in Switzerland, Grenoble in France and Salzburg in Austria, as part of a bigger year-round programme that will serve winter and summer sun too.
- Geneva – weekly Saturday services
- Grenoble – weekly Sunday services
- Salzburg – weekly Saturday services
The move will create more than 200 new jobs, including flight and cabin crew roles, as well as posts in engineering and ground operations.
Steve Heapy, Jet2.com and Jet2holidays chief executive, said: “This is an incredibly exciting day for Jet2.com and Jet2holidays as we expand our award-winning flights and holidays to Bristol airport.
“We know how much demand there is, because we have been listening to customers and independent travel agents in the region for some time. We are delighted to be bringing them the news they have been looking forward to.”
Dave Lees, Bristol airport chief executive, added: “Never has the time been more important for the region to look to the future in a post-Covid world, and Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have shown the confidence in the strength of the region to open up their tenth UK operating base at Bristol airport.
“This exciting news is a major step towards the future by creating job opportunities, providing significant investment and an increase in the choice of destinations and holidays available to customers in the region.”