Ryanair, Ireland’s No.1 airline, today (24 Mar) announced two new UK routes from Knock to Edinburgh & Manchester from this September, flying twice weekly as part of Ryanair’s Irish Summer 2021 schedule.
Irish families can now book a summer break to Edinburgh & Manchester flying on the lowest fares and with the option to avail of the zero-change fee should plans change, for customers who book before 30th June 2021.
To celebrate, Ryanair has launched a seat sale with fares available from just €19.99 for travel until end of March 2022, which must be booked by midnight Sunday, 28th March 2021 on the Ryanair.com website.
Ryanair’s Director of Commercial, Jason McGuinness said:
“We are pleased to announce two new routes from Knock to Edinburgh & Manchester, commencing in September 2021 and flying twice weekly as part of our Irish Summer 2021 schedule.
Mindful that Covid restrictions change regularly, customers can now book flights for a well-deserved break knowing that if they need to postpone or change their travel dates, they can do so up to two times with a zero-change fee until the end of October 2021.
To celebrate these new UK routes, we are launching a seat sale with fares available from just €19.99 for travel until end of March 2022, which must be booked by midnight Sunday, 28th March 2021. Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com and avoid missing out.”
Joe Gilmore, Managing Director, Ireland West Airport said:
“We thank Ryanair for their continued unwavering support for the airport in expanding their route network during what continues to be the most challenging period in the airports history, and indeed for aviation globally, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The airport was extremely disappointed to lose these two services last year following the ceasing trading of our longstanding partner Flybe and it has been our priority during the last 12 months to secure a replacement carrier for these services, given the importance and popularity of these markets.
This announcement reflects both the airport and our airline partners commitment to rebuilding and continuing to expand our route network and we are confident that with the support of our loyal customer base, Local Authority partners, stakeholders and Government, the airport will return to growth in the not too distant future when international travel recovers from the effects of COVID-19.”