18 Feb 2016

New Year, New York with Jet2CityBreaks


In response to overwhelming demand, Jet2CityBreaks has today announced its New York breaks are back for winter ‘16, with more trips than ever before for its North East customers, PLUS the exciting addition of NEW YEAR breaks – all on sale today.

A celebratory SIX trips are available this year direct from Newcastle Airport, plus all breaks to New York have been extended to four-nights with even more iconic three, four and five star hotels to choose from.

As in previous years, flight times are scheduled to the get most from the city that never sleeps, but this time there’s even more choice available; from family-friendly departures over October half term to squeezing in every last opportunity to shop, and of course the unmissable opportunity to welcome in the New Year in New York’s Times Square, there’s something for everyone.

Departures from Newcastle Airport to Newark are scheduled as follows: 

  • 23rd October 2016 – Half term trip
  • 18th November 2016 - Shopping/ sightseeing
  • 24th November 2016 - Shopping/ sightseeing
  • 1st December 2016 – Shopping/ sightseeing
  • 8th December 2016 - Shopping/ sightseeing
  • 29th December 2016 – New Year in the Big Apple


Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks said: “New York really is something to shout about, which is why we are thrilled to be able to offer customers this experience direct from Newcastle Airport. This is our most ambitious programme yet with more choice of flights and hotels than ever before. I’m sure these breaks, be it shopping, October half term, Thanksgiving and the newly added New Year packages will be a real cause for celebration!” 

Leon McQuaid, Aviation Development Manager of Newcastle Airport said: “We’re delighted to see the return of these popular flights to New York with Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks; with six dates to choose from, starting October half term through to the New Year, there’s now even more choice for the North East public to this popular destination.”

Whether it’s watching the sun rise from the top of the Empire State Building, cultured trips to the Metropolitan Museum of Art or seeing the bright lights of Broadway, a trip to New York is a must. And on New Year’s Eve itself, partygoers can watch the Times Square Ball drop at midnight and enjoy spectacular live performances for a night to remember!

Packages with Jet2CityBreaks start from £759 per person, and they can be secured now for only £60pp deposit.  Jet2.com flight only options are also available from £399 per person, including taxes. 

For further information or to book visit www.Jet2.com / www.jet2citybreaks.com