NEW Norwich – Jersey service for Summer 2022
Channel Islands airline to fly direct to Jersey
Direct flights to Jersey from Norwich will once again be possible from next summer as Channel Islands-based airline, Blue Islands has announced it will serve convenient twice-weekly flights as it further enhances its regional network with seats available to book now at blueislands.com.
Rob Veron, CEO Blue Islands, said: “As Jersey’s airline, we’re thrilled to be providing new direct flights from Norwich and we look forward to welcoming new visitors from Norfolk to our beautiful island next summer as we grow our regional network.”
Although just 9 x 5 miles, Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands. It boasts a diverse coastline with amazing beaches and dramatic cliffs, together with a rich history, unique culture and mouth-watering cuisine created using the freshest local ingredients from the land and sea available at every turn!
Amanda Burns, CEO Visit Jersey, said: “Visit Jersey is delighted with this very positive announcement, which demonstrates the growing appeal of Jersey and provides a much needed connection from East Anglia. We very much look forward to welcoming Blue Islands visitors from Norwich next year.”
Debbie Goffin, Sales and Marketing Director, Premier Holidays, said: “We are really pleased with the announcement that Blue Islands will be operating from Norwich next summer. Allowing us to continue to offer our customers in Norfolk fabulous short breaks and holidays to the beautiful island of Jersey. With a range of 3 to 5* hotels and guest houses plus self-catering and even campervans there really is something for everyone.”
Richard Pace, Managing Director of Norwich Airport, said: “Jersey is a beautiful location and we’re delighted that Blue Islands is providing this twice-weekly link from Norwich Airport, creating new opportunities for short breaks, weekend escapes and the ever popular 10 and 11 night holiday durations. After being a weekly service for several years, this added flexibility for people to visit Jersey or island hop in the Channel Islands from their local airport is very exciting.”
The service will commence from 24 May 2022 operating on Tuesdays and Saturdays until 24 September 2022.