New Greek flights from Avro
Archimedes: October 2011
New Greek holiday flights from Avro.
Flight-only operator Avro is adding more holiday routes to the Greek islands next summer.
Avro has added Greek holiday flights from East Midlands and Newcastle airports to both Heraklion in Crete and to the island of Corfu.
Prices on the new holiday charter flights start at £229 per person based on the East Midlands to Corfu flight which will take off on Mondays from 21 May to 24 September.
The Greek holiday flight from East Midlands to Heraklion is priced at £249 per person and will fly out each Tuesday from 12 May to 25 September.
Flying out from May to November each Tuesday, will be the the Newcastle to Heraklion with prices on these Greek holiday flights starting at £259 and the Newcastle to Corfu flight will operate each Monday from 21 May to 24 September.
Avro has plans to expand its range of regional departures next year. The company sees increased demand from their key retail and tour operator partners.
Avro plc is part of an international group of travel companies. Its UK sister companies include Cosmos Coach Tours Limited (also known as "Cosmos Tours & Cruises"), Cosmos Holidays Plc, Monarch Airlines Limited and Archers Tours Limited (also known as "Archers Direct").
Britons planning package holidays and other breaks on the Greek island of Crete next year will also be able to fly to the destination with easyJet.
The airline is to operate weekly flights from Luton airport to Crete from 21 April. The carrier operates routes to a number of popular Greek holiday islands including Mykonos, Santorini, Rhodes, Kos, Zante, Kefalonia and Corfu.