Jet2 is a low-cost airline based at Leeds Bradford airport with smaller bases at Manchester, Belfast International, Blackpool, Edinburgh, Newcastle, East Midlands and Glasgow. Since the carrier was founded in 2002, the airline has experienced steady growth with passenger figures rising to a record of 4.2 million people during 2011.
Jet2 has a frequent-flyer program, myJet2. Members earn points which can be redeemed for one-way or return flight bookings on Jet2 routes. Also, those who sign up to myJet2 receive exclusive member offers, and they are first to hear about any special deals.
To check for the cheapest fares available Jet 2 have a Low Fare Finder on their website. The cheapest fares are often for people who book the furthest in advance and for those who opt to travel during off-peak periods and over the weekend.
Jet2.com has scooped a number of other awards including: Group Travel Awards 2012 Best Airline for Groups, Globe Travel Awards 2012 Best Short Haul Airline, Scottish Passenger Agents Association (SPAA) Awards 2011 - Best Low-cost Airline, Telegraph Travel Awards 2011 Runner Up Best Short Haul Airline, 2010 British Travel Awards for Best Trade Booking Website (Flights) Bronze Award. It was also named Best Airline for Mainline Spain, Balearics and the Canaries by Which?
The 2012 shortlist below