Yorkshire Times
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Phil Hopkins
Arts & Travel Editor
9:29 AM 15th October 2020

Jet2 Increases Seat Capacity As Demand Rises

Flight and package holiday capacity to Rhodes and Madeira has been increased by Jet2 in response to rising demand for the two destinations. and Jet2holidays is adding more November services to Rhodes from five of its UK bases including Leeds Bradford and Manchester, with seats expected to sell fast given strong demand.

All of the additional flights are weekend services, timed for those looking to get away for some last minute sunshine. The flights added are as follows:

Rhodes – ten additional services in total, thanks to extra Saturday services departing on 7th and 14th November from Leeds Bradford & Manchester.
Madeira (Funchal) – eight additional flights, including extra Saturday services on 24th October, 31st October, 7th November and 14th November from Leeds Bradford, as well as additional Sunday services on 25th October, 1st November, 8th November and 15th November from Manchester.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “After adding capacity to Rhodes and Madeira we have continued to experience strong demand to both destinations. As always, we respond quickly to what holidaymakers are telling us, which is why we have added more flights.”

The additional services by base are as follows:

Birmingham Airport – Rhodes
Leeds Bradford – Madeira, Rhodes
Manchester – Madeira, Rhodes
Newcastle – Rhodes
London Stansted – Rhodes

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