easyJet Holidays has seen a spike in demand for journeys, with bookings for summer time this yr up 250 per cent in comparison with the identical time final yr.
Might is at present proving to be the most well-liked month for vacation bookings for the time being.
Nevertheless, the low-cost operator mentioned the overall pattern confirmed clients simply needed to get away as quickly as they will.
Johan Lundgren, easyJet chief government, commented: “We welcome that the much-needed vaccination programme is properly underway throughout the UK and Europe as that is undoubtedly the important thing to unlocking journey once more.
Not solely in enabling journey to happen this summer time, however in giving customers confidence to guide so we’re completely centered on making certain we’re able to ramp up our flying schedule for when our clients take to the skies once more.”
He added: “We all know there’s pent up demand – we’ve seen that each time restrictions have been relaxed and so we all know that folks wish to go on vacation as quickly as they will.
“Now we have been happy to see that some clients are planning for his or her summer time holidays now.
“In relation to planning flexibility has by no means been extra essential, so our insurance policies for buyer bookings have by no means been extra versatile.
“This implies they will guide secure within the data that if their plans change, so can their flights – and in contrast to different airways throughout this lock down we’re at present providing clients refunds even when their flight is just not cancelled.”