Ryanair moves to web check-in only
Ryanair confirmed that from 20 May all passenger bookings, including those travelling with infants and checked in bags, will move to online check-in and ‘bag-drop’ only.
Ryanair phases out the use airport of check-in desks from its 146 airports by 1 October next. From Wednesday Ryanair will no longer accept bookings for unaccompanied minors (under 16 years old) while all new bookings will require passengers (including infants and domestic flight passengers) to hold a valid passport or valid national identity card.
Accordingly, Ryanair will remove its £10/€10 airport check-in fee and introduce a £5/€5 online check-in fee per person, per flight, on new bookings, other than promotional fares, while a €40/£40 ‘boarding card re-issue fee’ will be introduced to encourage all passengers to arrive at the airport with their pre-printed web check-in boarding card.