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Ireland West Airport Knock Commences Its Summer Schedule

By Dave Simpson
Ireland West Airport Knock Commences Its Summer Schedule

Ireland West Airport Knock has kicked off its summer 2023 schedule with the commencement of a new Ryanair service to Lanzarote.

Biggest Ever Summer Schedule

According to a statement published on, this year's summer schedule is the airport's biggest ever summer schedule, with Ryanair operating its biggest ever flight schedule from Ireland West Airport Knock to 16 destinations.


The statement published on quoted Jade Kirwan of Ryanair as saying regarding the new Lanzarote service, "We are delighted to add the always-favourite Lanzarote to our summer 2023 schedule from Ireland West Airport. As Europe and Ireland's no.1 airline, Ryanair is delighted to kickstart our biggest ever summer schedule for Ireland West Airport with the first flight of our new Lanzarote route taking off this morning. This is just one of the 16 exciting routes we are operating to/from Ireland West Airport this summer alongside other popular sunny hotspots like Alicante, Barcelona & Malaga. We look forward to welcoming thousands of customers onboard our flights to/from the west of Ireland this summer as Ryanair continues to deliver more traffic, connectivity, and lower fares than any other airline for Ireland."

The statement published on also quoted Ireland West Airport Knock managing director Joe Gilmore as saying, "We are delighted to welcome the return of our popular Lanzarote service for summer 2023. This has been by far the moist requested service over the last couple of years and we are finally delighted to be able to welcome Lanzarote back to our route network for next summer. This summer will be the busiest one on record at the airport with flights to 20 international destinations across the UK and Europe, including our new daily service to London Heathrow with Aer Lingus. The choice on offer for customers in the west, northwest and midlands regions has never been better and combined with the stress-free experience and convenience of using the airport we hope these factors will entice new customers to the airport this summer and experience for themselves the benefits of flying from a regional airport like ourselves."

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