Published on : Saturday, April 30, 2016
Passenger figures are up 14% over the same weekend last year according to Dublin Airport.
Dublin Airport’s External Communications Manager Siobhán O’Donnell said over 2,300 flights will arrive and depart this May Bank Holiday at Dublin Airport as the summer holiday season gets underway.
“Thirteen routes and services to new and exciting destinations are being added to the summer schedule in the coming weeks giving customers great choice and flexibility.
“We look forward to welcoming a second carrier on the Dublin to Los Angeles route next week when Aer Lingus launches its new five times weekly service joining Ethiopian Airways who have a three times weekly service,” said Ms O’Donnell.
Over 5.5 million passengers have used Dublin Airport in the first three months of the year, a 17% increase over the same quarter last year or an extra 817,000 passengers so far this year.
daa has the following advice for passengers travelling over the course of this holiday weekend:
Passengers are advised to check which terminal their flight is departing from BEFORE leaving home. Aer Lingus, Aer Lingus Regional, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways operate from Terminal 2 while all other airlines operate from Terminal 1.
Passengers should plan to arrive in the terminal building at least 90 minutes before their flight departure time irrespective of whether they are checking in online or at the airport.
EU Aviation Security regulations concerning liquids are still in place. In this regard passengers are advised to check the details of these regulations on www.dublinairport.com BEFORE setting out on their journey to the airport.
Once again passengers are reminded to remove all sharp objects from hand luggage. These objects should be packed into checked in luggage, in addition, all laptop computers must be removed from their outer casing for security screening.
Dublin Airport will have Customer Care teams on duty across both terminals this bank holiday weekend to help passengers with their journey through the airport.
Source:- Dublin Airport