News connects London to Madeira all year round will connect London-Stansted to Madeira all year round. will connect London-Stansted to Madeira all year round. The inaugural flight of the British tour operator was on April 3rd and this new route will be served exclusively by and Jet2holidays.

With this new connection, which offers more than 38 thousand seats, Madeira will be linked to six airports in the United Kingdom. The company will open two more new routes in October - Edinburgh and Birmingham thus join the flight offer between Madeira and the UK.

"We were off to a good start, in every way, with the London Stansted flights. Customers have heard everything about and Jet2holidays being companies with a 'family friendly' philosophy, offering great value vacation packages and award winning customer service and now want to experience all of this on new flights to Madeira", said Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays.

On his turn, Eduardo Jesus, regional secretary for Tourism, Economy and Culture of Madeira, said that this is great news for Madeira, "because it represents the reinforcement of links to a market of the greatest importance for our destination and in which we are currently intervening in order to maintain and increase demand this year - a strategic market, which we intend to give rise to new opportunities for growth through operations like this."

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