These are the nine Christmas Market destinations you can fly to from Newcastle Airport with Jet2 and how much trips cost

Christmas may be months away but one budget airline has already announced which European destinations it will be flying to this festive season.

Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 7:22 pm
Christmas Markets

It may only be February but if you’re already thinking of a special way to spend Christmas in 2020, there are nine European Christmas Market destinations Jet2 is set to fly to from Newcastle Airport.

We’ve taken a look at the nine destinations the low-cost airline will be flying to in late November and December and how much a trip to one of these winter wonderlands will cost.

Considered one of Europe’s best, Vörösmarty Square Christmas Market is embellished with nativity scenes, handicrafts as well as a giant fir tree. There is a mini-series of flights and breaks to the Hungarian capital with ten services available including Monday and Friday departures from Friday, November 20 to Monday, December 21. Prices for breaks start at £209 per person.

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The Strasbourg Christmas market is the oldest in France and from November the whole town transforms into a winter wonderland. But if this is one of the destinations you fancy, be aware that there is only one Jet2 trip from Newcastle. The two-night break is between November 27 and 29 and prices start at £321 per person.
Stroll the streets of Vienna and visit one of its biggest markets outside the Rathaus. There is a mini-series of flights and breaks available to the city with weekly Monday and Friday services operating from November 27 to December 21 - meaning there are eight departures available. Prices start at £259 per person.
Tuck into some traditional currywurst at one of a number of different Christmas Markets to enjoy in the German Capital. There are two sets of two-night trips to Berlin one from December 4 to 6 and the other from December 11 to 13. Prices start at £310 per person.
The world-famous Christmas market is filled with colourful illuminated decoration and food stalls. There is one two-night trip to Cologne from Newcastle Airport flying out on Friday, December 11 and Sunday, December 13. Prices start at £269 per person.
Head to the capital of the Czech Republic to explore the festive markets and dig in to a delicious Trdelnik (a type of spit cake). There are regular flights and breaks in the run up to December 25. Prices for breaks start at £258.
Stroll around the winter wonderland in German city Cologne. There is one two-night break available from Newcastle Airport with Jet2 flying out on Friday, December 11 and Sunday, December 13. Prices start at £271.
Explore Tivoli, visit the Little Mermaid and indulge in the treats available at the Christmas Market stalls. There is one two-night break available from Friday, November 27 to Sunday, November 29. Prices start at £338 per person.
Try some pierogi or potato pancakes as you wander round the streets of beautiful Krakow. There are two weekly services throughout the winter - every Monday and Friday - from Newcastle Airport. Prices start at £296.