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easyJet expand at London Gatwick with increased flying to summer holiday destinations

Last updated on 8 September 2020


easyJet has announced it will add additional flights for passengers across several summer holiday routes next year from its largest base,  London Gatwick airport.

The airline will increase its services to Lanzarote from 10 flights a week to twice daily; Athens will now be served by an extra four weekly flights from 13 a week to 17 a week.

Flights to Malta will increase by three flights a week and easyJet flights to Naples will increase from 14 a week to 18 a week with triple daily flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

easyJet is also launching a promotion which see flights to Lanzarote, Naples, Athens and Malta on offer at only £24.99 for travel between 22nd October and 11th December. Available to book from Friday 21st August and Monday 24th August 2020.

easyJet recently announced it will operate a new route to the Greek island of Santorini from London Luton this summer. The new flights are operating three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. It is now on sale at

Next summer, services from London Luton to Rhodes, Heraklion, Thessaloniki, Tenerife, Krakow and Porto will all increase to seven flights a week. easyJet will also be adding extra flights to Balearic favourite Palma in Majorca by 30%, now offering 28 flights a week from the airport. The airline is also increasing flights to Milan by over 50%, from daily to triple daily, with 21 flights a week to choose from.

easyJet’s expanded schedule from London Gatwick and Luton, for both this year and next, means it’s able to provide passengers with more flight options, more convenient flight times and more choice across many routes.

Ali Gayward, UK Country Manager, easyJet said:
“We are delighted to be adding additional flights for customers thinking about a late summer holiday this year or looking ahead to next year.  For sun-seekers Lanzarote in the Canaries is a firm favourite for guaranteed summer sun, whilst the historic sights of Malta in the heart of the Med or an ancient Greek experience in Athens offers a rich cultural holiday experience. Finally, Naples in southern Italy provides for those looking for the perfect combination of new and old traditions to explore.  The additional flying from both Gatwick and Luton means we can offer more choice and great value fares for our customers.”

As London Gatwick’s largest airline, easyJet flew 21m passengers to and from the airport in 2019 on 121 routes and it’s home to 67 aircraft. easyJet operates up to 406 flights a day to and from the airport.

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