Cork Airport Set to Welcome Over 50,000 Passengers This June Bank Holiday Weekend
Summer 2022 is well and truly off to a flying start as Cork Airport is set to welcome over 50,000 passengers over the course of the June Bank Holiday Weekend. The busiest day of the Bank Holiday weekend will be Sunday, June 5.
This weekend’s passenger figures indicate a recovery of 90% on the same period in 2019 when Cork Airport welcomed 55,000 passengers over June Bank Holiday weekend.
A total of eight airlines are now operating scheduled services from Cork Airport – Ryanair, Aer Lingus, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Air France, Vueling, Lufthansa, Swiss and TUI.
Ryanair are due to commence three new routes this week including Alghero, Valencia and Pisa.
Last month, Aer Lingus introduced their service from Cork to Dubrovnik, Croatia and will operate seven routes from Cork over the summer season – including popular holiday destinations like Faro, Malaga and Palma De Mallorca.
The airport have strongly advised that passengers arrive between 90 and 120 minutes before their flight is due to board and to allow additional time for check-in/bag-drop at the airport.