Knock flight forms part of Ryanair recovery


RYANAIR recently announced its Covid-19 recovery schedule from Scotland, stating its intention to operate 245 weekly flights to 78 destinations this summer, including a new route from Edinburgh to Knock.

As vaccination rollouts continue across Europe in time for the peak holiday season, Ryanair—Europe’s Number 1 airline—is restoring connectivity for Scotland and recovering traffic here.  

Scottish citizens/visitors can now book their summer holidays at even lower fares—with the reassurance of a ‘zero’ change fee should plans change. To celebrate, Ryanair (above) has launched a £19.99 seat sale for travel until October 2021, which must be booked by midnight Thursday, July 22 on

 Speaking in Edinburgh, Ryanair’s Director of Commercial, Jason McGuinness, said: “As Europe’s largest airline, we’re delighted to deliver recovery and growth to Scotland despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. Following the successful vaccination programmes, Scottish air traffic led by Ryanair, is set to recover strongly in Summer 2021 and we are pleased to announce our recovery schedules for Scotland which will deliver 4.7 million passengers p.a. across 78 routes including new summer and winter routes to exciting destinations such as Naples, Zadar and Turin.

“Scottish families/visitors can now book a well-earned summer getaway safe in the knowledge that if their plans change, they can move their travel dates with a zero-change fee up until the end of December 2021.

“To celebrate the official launch of the Scottish Summer Schedule, we are releasing seats for sale, with fares available from just £19.99 for travel until the end of October, which are available to book until midnight Thursday, July 22. Since these amazing low prices will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto and avoid missing out.”

As part of its winter schedule, the airline will be operating 203 flights to 55 destinations.