easyJet launches over 23.5 million seats for spring 2017

easyJet, a leading European low-fares airline based in the UK, has announced the sale of flights for spring 2017 with a record number of flights and routes available for booking now, and travel in spring.

As per the new schedule, easyJet will operate more than 138,780 additional flights across its network between March 26 and June 25, 2017, providing seats for more than 23.5 million passengers. Of these, more than 16.1 million additional seats are now on sale to and from the UK alone on about 94,870 flights.

Seats are available for booking at www.easyjet.com, with routes including: Bristol to Vienna from £27.49, Belfast to Paris Charles de Gaulle from £26.49, Edinburgh to Amsterdam from £32.49, Manchester to Hamburg from £26.49, London Gatwick to Belfast from £28.49 and London Luton to Barcelona from £32.49. Fares are per person, one way, based on two people travelling on the same booking.

Sophie Dekkers, easyJet’s UK Director, said: ‘We’re really pleased to be putting our flights for spring 2017 on sale today, where our passengers can look forward to more low fares to their favourite European destinations. For those looking to jet off on holiday, we have a number of exciting destinations to choose from – whether you’re looking for a beach break or an active adventure, we really do have something for everyone.

‘Passengers travelling for business can also take advantage of our regular and convenient flight times to major city airports across our network.

‘We’re always looking to make travel as easy as possible for our passengers and our mobile app is designed to do just that. Passengers can search and book flights in a matter of seconds, and when it comes to payment, using Apple Pay is the fastest way to checkout.

‘Our app also enables passengers to get live flight tracking and updates direct from our Operations Control Centre, download their boarding passes straight to their mobile phone – and for those travelling from Belfast, Bristol, Edinburgh, London Gatwick and Newcastle, you’ll be able to get real-time, personalised notifications that directly inform you when you need to go to the gate or which baggage reclaim belt to head for.’

easyJet Holidays is also available for booking for the period between March 26 and June 25, 2017, with early booking discounts of GBP45 off bookings of five nights or more. easyJet holidays offers flexible package holidays to destinations including city breaks, beach and ski holidays.

easyJet has bases across 11 UK airports and flies more than 830 routes on its network across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. The airline carries over 70 million passengers annually.