Ryanair says it plans to return to 40% of normal flight schedules from Wednesday July 1st, subject to government restrictions being lifted.
The airline will operate a daily flight schedule of almost 1,000 flights, restoring 90% of its pre-Covid-19 route network.
Since the Covid-19 flight restrictions in mid-March, Ryanair has been operating a skeleton daily schedule of 30 flights between Ireland, the UK and Europe
But from Wednesday, July 1st the airline plans to return to 40% of normal flight schedules subject to government restrictions being lifted.
Ryanair will operate a daily flight schedule of almost 1,000 flights, restoring 90% of its pre-Covid-19 route network.
New measures will be in place when more frequent flying resumes, these include fewer checked bags, checking in online and downloading boarding passes to smartphones.
Passengers will undergo temperature checks at the airport and face masks or coverings will be mandatory.
Onboard its aircraft, Ryanair cabin crew will also wear face masks or coverings and a limited inflight service will be offered of pre-packaged snacks and drinks, but there will be no cash sales.
Queuing for toilets will also be prohibited on board and toilet access will be made available to individual passengers upon request.
Ryanair will require all passengers flying in July and August to fill in details (at the point of check in) of how long their planned visit will be, and also their address while visiting another EU country, and this contact information will be provided to EU Governments to help them to monitor any isolation regulations they require of visitors on intra-EU flights.
In preparation for our return to flying, we’re bringing in new measures to help protect the health of our passengers and staff 🛫👇 pic.twitter.com/NY5iGlWh5U
— Ryanair (@Ryanair) May 11, 2020