EasyJet holidays operated its first flights to Majorca in over a year today.
The operator had cancelled all trips to the Balearic’s island since March 2020 due to travel restrictions.
But following the UK Government’s decision to move the Balearics to its green travel list yesterday, it has relaunched flights to the island.
EasyJet holidays Head of Customer Operation Dean Thomas, who travelled out to Majorca to meet the first arrivals, said: “We’re really excited to be welcoming our first customers in over a year back to Majorca, on their well-deserved holidays.
“We’re so pleased to see the Balearics on the green list and we’ve had a brilliant response from customers who have travelled here today and those who have booked to travel in the coming weeks.
“We’d like to say a huge thank you to our customers for their loyalty and patience, as well as a thank you to our trusted partners on the ground in Majorca who are helping us create fantastic holiday experiences this summer.”
Jònatan Casacuberta, Global Director of Distribution & Marketing from Jumbo Tours Group, easyJet holidays’ destination management company, said: “Being able to welcome the first British customers to the Balearic Islands by offering them a safe holiday is excellent news that we receive with great enthusiasm.
“After more than a difficult year and a half, we would like to thank the response of our British partners and customers, for whom we have worked on a holiday experience fully adapted to their needs and the current scenario. We are very satisfied with the trust placed in us.”