The Lanzarote minister for Tourism Ástrid Pérez has announced that the major UK tour operators will increase the number of flight seats to Lanzarote this summer. In excess of 400,000 seats have been scheduled on flights for Summer 2012 between various UK airports and Lanzarote including:
Monarch Travel Group 185,000, TUI Group 111,000, Jet2 112,300
Tui have confirmed they will increase seats by 11% compared to summer 2011. Jet2 have increased theirs by 29% including a fifth route from Glasgow to add to their other routes from Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford and East Midlands. These figures don’t include the flights offered by the low cost Irish carrier Ryanair.