Lufthansa’s new service to Frankfurt takes off from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, bringing the return of global connectivity for the city for the first time in over 10 years.
Specialist holiday operator Newmarket Holidays has announced that it will operate its first dedicated flight from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) with a service to Verona in northern Italy in May 2015.
Newmarket Holidays will be offering passengers the chance to sample the delights of a range of holiday packages direct from Liverpool using leisure carrier Small Planet Airlines, with the flight departing on 20th May and returning a week later.
Newmarket has been looking after the holiday arrangements of passengers since 1983 and is renowned for providing superb value holidays at affordable prices and the best in customer care. This will be the first time that the tour operator, which has won a number of travel industry awards for holidays to Italy, will have operated their own dedicated service from Liverpool.
Holidaymakers will have the opportunity to choose from a range of packages that include Lake Garda, Venice Verona & Lake Garda, Seven Cities of Italy tour and the Italian lakes.
Management at the Airport are delighted that Newmarket has chosen to operate a dedicated service from Liverpool and news of this latest service follows the announcement of other additional charter flights to operate from LJLA in the months ahead. There is huge demand for package holidays from across the region and the Airport believes that more new holiday operators can be attracted to offer holidays direct from Liverpool.
Mark Povall, Director of Air Service Development for Liverpool John Lennon Airport commented, “We are working hard to attract new operators and are delighted to add Newmarket Holidays to the list of companies operating from Liverpool. The combination of Newmarket’s excellent value holidays and a great Liverpool John Lennon Airport experience should prove popular and help to attract passengers to choose to fly from their local airport.”
Amanda George, Regional Charter Manager for Newmarket Group added, “We like to offer flights from regional airports so that our passengers have the added convenience of being able to fly from their local airport. Our holidays to Northern Italy are always popular and it’s great that we can now offer a range of packages available direct from Liverpool.”
Prices start from £469 per person and can be booked at www.newmarketholidays.co.uk
A new service by PLAY airlines will connect Liverpool with Reykjavík and four eastern US cities.
A £2m investment is now underway to introduce new passenger facilities that will also create a further 200 jobs at the airport.