Jet2.com has been ranked as the UK’s most punctual airline in August.
The latest rankings by travel intelligence company OAG mean that the leisure carrier has topped the ranking for on time performance over three consecutive peak summer months.
Latest statistics published for August show Jet2.com as achieving 89.9% punctuality, more than 3% better than Thomson Airways, which was ranked as the next best UK airline for on-time flights.
Jet2.com’s on time performance compared with 84% reported for Flybe, 81.3% for Ryanair, 80.6% for Monarch, 78.6% for Virgin Atlantic, 77.4% for Thomas Cook Airlines, 77.3% for Bmi Regional, 77% for British Airways and 68.3% for easyJet.
Jet2.com was ranked 31st out of all airlines in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region for punctuality.
“Our teams work incredibly hard to give customers the perfect start to a lovely holiday and this data shows that this hard work is really paying off,” the airline said.
“OAG is one of the industry’s most recognised and respected providers of rankings of on time pereformance for all airlines and airports.
“Its annual punctuality league is regarded as the industry’s benchmark for measuring on-time performance for airlines and airports.”