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Ryanair Adds Extra Seats For Rugby World Cup Fans

By Dave Simpson
Ryanair Adds Extra Seats For Rugby World Cup Fans

Ryanair has announced that it has added more than 51,000 extra seats on multiple French routes including Dublin-Bordeaux, Dublin-Paris, Edinburg-Paris, London Stansted-Marseille and Manchester-Marseille for individuals travelling to the 2023 Rugby World Cup in September and October.

"Record Bookings From Rugby Fans"

A statement published on announcing the news quoted Jade Kirwan of Ryanair as saying, "We've had record bookings from Rugby fans travelling for what is set to be a spectacular Rugby World Cup in France. To fulfil this overwhelming demand, we have added over 51,000 seats across multiple France routes from both Ireland and the UK, including Dublin-Bordeaux, Dublin-Nantes, and Dublin-Paris, Edinburgh-Paris, London Stansted-Marseille, and Manchester-Marseille, among many others.

"While we're adding lots of additional capacity, we expect these seats to sell out fast and encourage all rugby fans to book their low-fare Ryanair seats now to avoid missing out."

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Ryanair Announces Extra Seats To Liverpool For Eurovision

The above news follows news that Ryanair has announced extra seats from Dublin to Liverpool for the Eurovision Song Contest 2023.


According to a statement published on, Ryanair will be offering more than 1,500 extra seats on its Dublin to Liverpool route for the Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place on 13 May at the M&S Bank Arena.

Extra flights will operate from Dublin to Liverpool at 14.00 on 9 May and at 12.05 on 12 May, with extra flights operating from Liverpool to Dublin at 19.05 and 21.50 on 14 May.

Read More: Ryanair Announces Extra Seats To Liverpool For Eurovision

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