Easyjet Holidays to offset carbon emissions from vacation packages

Easyjet Holidays says it has become the first major tour operator to offset carbon emissions without passing the cost on to its customers. Rose Dykins reports

Ahead of unveiling its future sustainability strategy, Easyjet Holidays says it will offset the carbon footprint of its flights, transfers and hotel stays.

The holiday package provider has now retrospectively offset carbon emissions created by all flights, in-destinations transfers and hotel stays for all of its holidays sold since its launch in November 2019.

The announcement follows Easyjet’s previous move towards more eco-friendly operations by offsetting all of its domestic and international flights since