Pictured: Kalamata (Shutterstock)

Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have launched their summer 2021 programme from Birmingham airport, with capacity up by 6% on summer 2020.

The programme includes two new exclusive destinations, both in Greece: Kalamata (Peloponnese) and Lesvos.

More than 2.2 million seats and 51 destinations are now on sale, with the flights and holidays being released earlier than ever before.

As well as several destinations in Greece, the brands are offering the Canaries, Balearics, mainland Spain, Turkey, Portugal, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, France, Malta, Austria and Cyprus.

The service to Kalamata (pictured) will operate weekly on Sundays between May 2 and October 31 and the Lesvos flights will be on Thursdays, from May 6-October 7.

Steve Heapy, chief executive of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “We are putting our summer programme on sale earlier than ever from Birmingham Airport, giving customers and independent travel agents the chance to book early.

“Despite recent events, our award-winning flights and Atol-protected holidays are a huge hit with customers across the region, which is why we are putting on such an exciting programme for summer 21.”

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