Crystal Ski adds Manchester charter to Norway

A new charter flight from Manchester airport to Norway is being introduced by Crystal Ski Holidays for next winter.

The Tui Airways service will complement flights from Gatwick to Oslo Gardermoen and will depart every Sunday from December 15 until February 2025.

The resort of Gausta has been added, alongside the existing Norwegian destinations of Norejfell, Geilo and Beitostolen.

Suited to families and beginners, children under the age of seven are eligible for free lift passes at Gausta. 

Prices fro. Manchester start at £730 per person, based on two adults sharing a studio on a self-catering basis, including flights and transfers departing on January 12, 2025.

Crystal Ski managing director Chris Logan said: “We’re excited to be expanding our Norway offering with this new route and destination for next season following the success of the London Gatwick charter flight this season. 

“Our customers love Norway and we’ve seen increased demand thanks to the great product available and its winter wonderland feel. 

“Adding more flying options and destination choice for customers is hugely important to us, and we can’t wait to welcome them back next season to create more special memories.”

Trevor de Villiers, chief executive of Norway Home of Skiing added: “We’re looking forward to welcoming more visitors from the UK to enjoy the ski resorts on offer in Norway, thanks to the additional flight from Crystal Ski Holidays.

“The expansion of their Norway product really demonstrates their commitment to the destination and we’re excited that more British travellers will now be able combine their ski trip with an ultimate bucket-list holiday experience, such as skiing under the Northern Lights.”

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