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PICS: Ryanair's New Baggage Rule Is Already Causing A Major Problem

By Kiara Keane

September 7, 2018 at 3:33pm


Ryanair’s new baggage rules were just announced this week and we were all fairly delighted to hear that it would be saving most people a bit of money.

The airline confirmed it would give a free 10kg check bag to all two million non-priority customers who booked before 31 Aug, to travel after 1 November.

All these passengers have had the €8 cost of their priority boarding refunded but Ryanair will still allow them to travel with priority boarding free of charge.

But it appears that this news comes with a glaring flaw that we should have seen coming.

If everyone is using the priority queue to board the plane, well, it’s not really a priority queue any more.

Unsurprisingly, people don't seem too happy about it...

READ MORE: Booked A Flight With This Airline? You'll Need To Contact Your Bank ASAP


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