easyJet offers flight and package holiday deals from all corners of the UK
Giving holidaymakers something to look forward to, easyJet launches a number of seasonal deals and sales throughout the year. However, along with these official promotions, there are some extra ways passengers can make a saving on their next flight with the orange-tipped carrier.
Cheap easyJet flights
easyJet has also launched an alluring flight sale on 10,000 seats booked before the end of March 2023. Take a trip to the ‘City of Bridges’, with flights to Venice from as little as £19.99 one way from London Gatwick to Venice Marco Polo on select days in March.
Or, if you want to take in the incredible views of the Atlantic Ocean, jet off to the Moroccan seaside resort of Agadir for just £22.99 one way from London Gatwick on select days in March.
Party animals can even bag a discount on flights to the ‘White Island’, with one-way tickets to Ibiza available for as little as £20.99 on select days in March.
For those looking to bag a bargain flight over Easter, there are also still some deals to be had. Jet off at the beginning of half term to Belfast, with one-way flights starting at £24.99 on Tuesday, April 3.
A one-way ticket to Geneva, promising stunning views of Mont Blanc, can be purchased for £38.99 on a flight departing on Friday, April 8.
Express.co.uk found these prices per person based on two people flying on the same booking from London Gatwick on selected dates.
European destinations include, but are not limited to:
dramatic Mont Blanc
Deals are available on flights across Europe and North Africa, including Ibiza
Meanwhile, those looking to explore the British Isles can enjoy discounted flights to Belfast, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and the Isle of Mann.
And the sale doesn’t just include routes from Gatwick, with low-cost flight options available from:
- Belfast City
- Belfast International
- Isle of Man
- Leeds Bradford
- London Luton
- London Southend
- London Stansted
However, customers should note the easyJet sale landing page only offers one-way deals. This means return flights could be much more expensive, so it’s important to shop around for the best departure and return offers before jumping at a deal.
Find a flight to suit your perfect destination, departure airport and dates of travel on the easyJet website. But be quick, deal ends on March 31, 2023.
How to get cheap deals on December 2023 to March 2024 flights according to Martin Lewis
easyJet launches its flight tickets in batches throughout the year, working on a supply and demand basis. In theory, this means that the earlier you jump on a booking, the cheaper the price will be. Martin Lewis and the Money Saving Expert team suggest that launch day is the best time to book a flight if you want to bag a deal.
The next batch of flights, for travel between December 1, 2023, and March 23, 2024, are due to go on sale on Thursday, March 9, 2023.
According to Money Saving Expert’s team: “Easyjet hasn’t confirmed the exact time but it says tickets will usually be released first thing in the morning, around 6am. However, MoneySavers have reported finding seats on sale even earlier than this on previous seat-release days.”
However, easyJet has warned that prices rise and fall with demand, so customers are advised to check the final price of their chosen journey before checking out. easyJet’s press office said: “On sale dates, the system is always exceptionally busy. Our pricing is demand-led with fares starting low and rising as more seats are booked, so prices do increase when led by strong demand.”
Of course, there is no way to know for certain whether you are getting the best price possible due to the supply and demand model. If demand drops, ticket prices could follow. Similarly, the more in demand a flight becomes, the higher prices may climb.
The airline has not yet confirmed when it will release its batch of tickets for flights departing March 24, 2024, and beyond. The airline posts updates on its seat release schedule here.
Cheap easyJet package holidays
Last month, easyJet ran an impressive February Pay Day sale on some of its package holidays. Deals included up to £200 off package holidays worth £2,000, while savings of £100 could be made on holidays worth £800. Though the sale came to an end on February 28, 2023, there are still impressive deals to be had.
Package holiday deals are available to the beautiful Moroccan resort of Agadir
All holidays booked via easyJet holidays are also covered by the travel provider’s ‘Protection Promise’.
This includes a “best price guarantee”, a refund guarantee promising no fees if you change your mind up to 60 days before travel, the freedom to make fee-free changes up to 28 days before travel, and fee-free instalments of your holiday’s full cost up to 28 days before travel.
Customers are also able to keep their deposit if plans change up to 60 days before travelling.
What is included in an easyJet package holiday?
Every easyJet holiday includes a flight and hotel, as well as 23kg of hold luggage per person for your flights. This can be split across one suitcase per passenger or shared in one.
Beach holidays automatically include a transfer which is sometimes private and sometimes shared. While transfers aren’t included for city breaks, holidaymakers can add one on during their booking journey for an additional fee.
All easyJet holidays are also protected by the ATOL scheme and the company is a member of ABTA.
Unlike holidays of the past, easyJet Holidays do not have dedicated holiday reps in your resort or hotel. However, customers travelling on a beach holiday will be met by a rep at the airport who will meet them and get them safely en route to their accommodation.
If you do need to contact a member of staff during your holiday, easyJet holidays have a dedicated On Holiday Support Team who are within reach 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
What is easyJet’s luggage policy?
easyJet passengers can bring one small cabin bag per person onboard free of charge. However, there are strict size restrictions for free bags.
Small cabin bags can be a maximum size of 45 x 36 x 20 cm (including any handles or wheels) and needs to fit under the seat in front. Bags can weigh up to 15kg, but passengers will need to be able to lift and carry them without assistance.
Passengers can bring a large cabin bag onboard, measuring no more than 56 x 45 x 25cm (including cabins or wheels) if they select an Up Front or Extra Legroom seat, or book a large cabin bag for their flight.
- Up Front seats are available from £12.99 extra on top of your booking
- Extra Legroom seats are available from £7.99 extra on top of your booking
easyJet Plus cardholders or customers who have booked a FLEXI fare are also entitled to bring one small and one large cabin bag as part of their membership or fare benefits. Passengers can only bring a maximum of two bags onboard.
Each passenger, including children and infants, can purchase up to three hold bags.
- A standard hold bag is 23kg
- Passengers can buy extra weight in 3kg units, up to a maximum of 32kg per bag
Passengers travelling together can pool their total weight allowance, but no single item can weigh more than 23kg. Bags must measure no more than 275cm in total size (length + width + height).
- Hold luggage up to 15kg is available to purchase from £6.99
- Hold luggage up to 23kg is available to purchase from £9.49
Adding luggage is cheaper when done online. Hold luggage purchased at the airport will cost £48.