Norwich Airport has announced the return of flights to Jersey with the start of Blue Islands’ new summer service.
The new direct Norwich to Jersey flights will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer up until September 24.
Blue Islands have partnered with Premier Holidays to offer a range of holidays to Jersey from Norwich Airport. Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands between England and France. In the UK flights are on offer to Aberdeen, Exeter, Guernsey and Jersey, and can be booked via www.norwichairport.co.uk
Rob Veron, Chief Executive of Blue Islands, said: ‘We’ve seen an excellent response to our convenient twice-weekly service, proving a popular option for those in the Norwich area looking forward to once again enjoying the warm welcome of Jersey’.
Mark Godfrey, Director of Premier Holidays, said: ‘We’re thrilled to be working with Blue Islands on the Norwich to Jersey service. By offering a wide selection of competitively priced holidays to Jersey including short breaks, luxury gourmet stays, traditional package holidays, coach groups and self-catering options, Premier Holidays have secured strong forward sales for the 2022 season.’
Richard Pace, Managing Director at Exeter Airport, said: ‘Jersey is a very welcome addition to our summer schedule, and we’re delighted to be offering passengers even more choice from their local airport. We’re offering 17 direct destinations in nine countries in 2022/23, plus worldwide connectivity via Amsterdam, and are seeing a significant increase in passengers.’
According to the release, countries reached directly from Norwich Airport in 2022/23 include Bulgaria (Bourgas), Cyprus (Paphos), Greece (Corfu, Crete, Rhodes), Italy (Bergamo, gateway to the Italian Lakes), Netherlands (Amsterdam), Spain – Balearics (Ibiza, Majorca, Menorca), Spain – Canaries (Tenerife), and Turkey (Dalaman). There are also day trips and arctic experiences to Lapland.