Following days of delay caused by the flight cancellations due to a volcanic ash cloud from Iceland airports are now opening and travellers are returning home.
In the UK, Exeter University student Annie Stedman from London speaks to reporters as she exits international arrivals at Newcastle Airport after arriving from Canada on one of the first international flights to land back in the county.
Television presenter Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen arrives at Heathrow Airport after flying back on a BA flight from Mauritius.
Fred Blumer greets his son, Finn, three, after disembarking from an Air France flight from Paris at John F Kennedy International Airport in New York, US.
Belgian tourists celebrate their arrival at Zaventem airport.
Passengers in Madrid, Spain, prepare for a bus journey to the French port of Calais before heading back to the UK.
Passengers are interviewed by a television crew while queuing to check in for a British Airways flight to Bangkok and Singapore, at Sydney International Airport, Australia.
A young girl pulls her teddy bear through the international arrivals in Newcastle Airport.
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