Ryanair’s May traffic grows to 15.4 million passengers

Ryanair Holdings plc has released its May traffic statistics as follows:

Ryanair operated over 88,400 flights in May.


Prior Months Guests L.F %
December1   9.5m 81%
January1   7.0m 79%
February1   8.7m 86%
March2 11.2m 87%
April 14.2m 91%
May 15.4m 92%

1 Dec, Jan and Feb traffic was damaged by Omicron restrictions.

2 Mar traffic was damaged by the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24.

In other news, Ryanair on June 1celebrated its 10th anniversary of operations at Cologne/Bonn Airport with an exciting summer schedule that includes 38 routes to destinations such as Budapest, Lisbon and Palermo. The five Ryanair aircraft are based in Cologne/Bonn.

Since beginning operations at Cologne/Bonn Airport in 2012 and opening the base in 2014, Ryanair has flown more than 14 million passengers to/from Cologne/Bonn, bringing significant benefits to the local economy.

Ryanair’s summer timetable to Cologne/Bonn offers residents of the region a wide range of summer holiday destinations, including the new routes to Biarritz, Rome and Stockholm, or a city trip to Athens, Copenhagen or Vienna. Visitors from the main markets can visit Cologne, in the heart of North Rhine-Westphalia, with its vibrant atmosphere. Discover the architecture with an impressive history and take advantage of numerous cultural offers along the Rhine.

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