Ryanair has announced the launch of its summer 2016 schedule from Leeds Bradford Airport, offering 20 routes including to Lanzarote, Malaga and Venice.
The Irish budget airline has also announced increased flight frequencies across four routes to meet passenger demand from the Yorkshire airport. Ryanair will now deliver more flights to Alicante (increased to six weekly), Gdansk (increased to four weekly), Palma (daily) and Pisa (twice weekly) and will operate 73 weekly flights in total during the peak season.
To celebrate the launch of its Leeds Bradford Summer 2016 schedule, Ryanair has released 100,000 seats for sale across its European network at fares starting from £19.99. Tickets are available for booking until midnight Monday, December 14.
Tony Hallwood, Leeds Bradford Airport’s Aviation Development Director said: ‘The increase in flight frequencies planned by Ryanair for summer 2016 are welcomed to reflect increased demand for flights from Leeds Bradford.
With earlier start dates and additional peak season capacity on a number of routes there is now additional choice for both leisure and business travellers. With an enhanced range of customer service improvements now on offer by Ryanair, there has never been a better time to fly from Leeds Bradford.’
Ryanair’s Sales & Marketing Executive for the UK & Ireland, Lisa Buckley said: ‘Ryanair is pleased to launch our Leeds Bradford Summer 2016 schedule, with 20 routes in total and more flights on 4 routes, which will deliver 1m customers p.a. and support 750* ‘on-site’ jobs at Leeds Bradford Airport.
‘Our customers can look forward to further improvements in the coming months, including our personalised website, with exciting new digital features such as ‘hold the fare’ and real customer destination reviews, under our ‘Always Getting Better’ programme, as we continue to offer so much more than just lowest fares.’