New Belfast- Barcelona Girona Route

28 Sep 2016

11 NEW SUMMER ROUTES & 1.1M C’MERS

Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 airline, today (28 Sep) further extended its Belfast summer 2017 schedule with a new route to Barcelona Girona starting in March, in addition to 10 new summer services including Berlin, London and Milan, which will deliver 1.1m customers p.a. and support over 800* jobs at Belfast International Airport.

Ryanair’s summer 2017 schedule will also see more frequencies to sun destinations for family holidays, lower fares (as Ryanair passes on lower fuel costs), an even better customer experience as it rolls out year 3 of its “Always Getting Better” customer experience programme, and will deliver:

  •          1 new route: Girona (2 wkly)
  •          10 new summer services including Lanzarote (2 wkly), Malaga (5 wkly) & Tenerife (2 wkly)
  •          12 routes in total including London Gatwick (4 daily)
  •          1.1m customers p.a.
  •          Over 800* “on-site” jobs p.a.

Ryanair’s Head of Communications, Robin Kiely said:

“We are pleased to further extend our Belfast summer 2017 schedule, with a new route to Barcelona Girona, in addition to our 10 new summer routes and our 4 times daily service to London Gatwick, which will deliver 1.1m customers p.a. and support over 800 jobs at Belfast International Airport.

To celebrate our new Belfast-Girona route, we are releasing seats for sale from just £24.99 for travel in March and April, which are available for booking until Thursday (29 Sep). Since these amazing low prices will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com and avoid missing out.”

Uel Hoey, Belfast International Business Development Director, said:

“Barcelona Girona is further proof of Ryanair’s commitment to creating choice for Northern Ireland passengers and delivering pretty impressive growth from its new Belfast base. Once again, we will see more airline and airport-related jobs being created at no cost to the taxpayer.”