Summer season starts at Bournemouth Airport

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, today (1 Apr) celebrated the start of its Bournemouth summer season which includes a new route to Chania giving passengers on the South Coast a choice of 16 destinations for summer 2014.

Ryanair celebrated the start the summer season by releasing 100,000 seats on sale across its entire European network, with prices starting from just 19.99 for travel in May and June, which are available for booking until midnight (24:00hrs) Thur (3 Apr).

Bournemouth Airport MD, Paul Knight said: “It’s great news that Ryanair have officially launched their new route to Chania from Bournemouth Airport today, bringing the choice of Ryanair destinations from Bournemouth to 16 for summer. Ryanair passengers travelling through Bournemouth Airport can also take advantage of relaxed rules for airport shopping and can now take one shopping bag on board in addition to their hand luggage. We look forward to welcoming Ryanair’s passengers to Bournemouth Airport.”

Ryanair’s Lisa Cashin said: “We are pleased to celebrate the start of the summer season and our new Bournemouth route to Chania. This is the first summer where Ryanair customers can enjoy a free small second carry-on bag, “quiet flights”, allocated seats and use their personal electronic devices at all stages of their flight, making Ryanair the ideal choice for families and friends looking to get away this summer, with a new website, smartphone app, and family and business products coming soon.

To celebrate the start of the summer season, Ryanair is releasing 100,000 seats across its entire European network from just 19.99, for travel across Europe on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in May and June, which are available for booking until midnight Thursday (3 Apr). Since the amazing prices will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto and avoid missing out.”


For more information, contact the Bournemouth Airport press office on 08442 434 100 or via email at

Published on: 01/04/2014 18:42:07

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