All customers can check-in online, free of charge, up to 2 hours before the scheduled flight departure.
Our check-in timeframes vary depending on purchasing a seat.
Check-in from 60 days before flight departure
Check-in from 24 hours before flight departureIf you choose not to purchase a seat, you will be able to check-in 24 hours in advance of each departure flight for bookings made prior to January 28, 2021, and 24 hours in advance for bookings made as of January 28, 2021 and a seat will be allocated to you (free of charge).
It is important to remember that both outbound and return flights must be made within the above specified time frames in order to avail of a free, randomly allocated seat. You always have the option to purchase a seat in order to check-in outside of the above windows.
Check out our step by step video guide to check-in below
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Check-in is very straight forward on both our website and Ryanair app.
Ensure you have your email address used at the time of booking, your reservation number, and
your travel documents ready!
How to check-in
- To begin, click Check-in followed by entering your ID Document Numbers in the relevant fields
- You can add your travel document details into your myRyanair account to quicken the check-in process
- Next you will review check-in extras and skip to your boarding pass
Scroll down passed your flight information and click View boarding pass
- Select Print and a PDF version of the boarding pass will appear and allow you to save and print the document
Airport Check-in Fees
Airport check-in is available but charges will apply. Customers who have not checked in online will encounter an airport check in fee, which is £/€55 per passenger. If you have checked in but you have not printed your boarding pass, you will be charged for the boarding pass reissue fee, which is £/€20 per passenger.
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