Ryanair adds 3,500 extra flights for Christmas period


Ryanair has launched its countdown to Christmas, adding over 3,500 extra flights across its European network for the Christmas holidays. Customers can expect to select from over 660,000 additional seats for travel between December 18 and January 7.


After choosing their destination, travellers can also expect to choose allocated seating, a free second carry-on bag, reduced fees, a new website, a brand new app with mobile boarding passes, Family Extra and Business Plus.


“Last Christmas, Ryanair carried over 3.5 million customers over the festive period and we’re ensuring even more customers will be flying home for Christmas on the lowest fares once more this year,” outlined Robin Kiely, head – communications at Ryanair.


“European customers already choose Ryanair for our low fares, industry leading customer service and great route choice. Now they can also book their Christmas flights even earlier on our improved website and great new app, carry a free small second carry-on bag, enjoy allocated seats, avail of our new Family Extra and Business Plus services, and use their personal electronic devices at all stages of their flight, as Ryanair continues to deliver so much more than just the low-ho-ho-est fares.”