Page last updated at 14:07 GMT, Tuesday, 6 April 2010 15:07 UK

Ryanair raises bag check-in fees

A Ryanair plane
Ryanair is to increase its baggage check-in fees during the summer

Passengers flying with Irish airline Ryanair face increased baggage rates during the summer.

Check-in fees during July and August will rise from £15 per bag to £20. The increase will apply to bookings made from midnight.

The company said the increase was meant to "incentivise all of its passengers to travel light" during the peak summer months.

The £15 check-in fee will apply outside July and August, a spokesperson said.

Ryanair said it would urge its passengers to avoid check-in baggage fees by travelling with carry-on bags only.



Print Sponsor


SEE ALSO
A love/hate affair with Ryanair
12 Oct 09 |  Magazine

RELATED INTERNET LINKS
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

BBC iD

Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2020 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific