22nd of July, 2010 

Ryanair Announces 1 New Kaunas Route To Gothenburg

1m Ryanair Pax p.a. At Kaunas Airport

Ryanair, the world’s favourite and Lithuania`s Nr. 1 airline, announced today (22ndJuly) that it will open 1 new route (19 in total) from Kaunas to Gothenburg from 3rd of Nov 2010 which will grow Ryanair’s annual traffic at Kaunas to 1m passengers, sustaining 1,000 local jobs. The new Ryanair route will operate 3 times a week: Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Ryanair celebrated this 1 new Kaunas route by offering 35LTL flights for travel in September and October which are available for booking until midnight Thursday (22nd July).  Ryanair’s new routes go on sale on tomorrow.

Ryanair’s Sales and Marketing Manager, Laszlo Tamas said:

“Ryanair is delighted to announce 1 new route from Kaunas to Gothenburg to provide Lithuanian consumers and visitors with even more low fares to 19 exciting destinations from Kaunas. Ryanair’s 1m Kaunas passengers will sustain 1,000 local jobs. The new route will ensure that Kaunas and Lithuania tourism will develop further and even more jobs will be created both in the city and in the region.

“To celebrate this new route Ryanair is offering 35LTL fares in September and October, until midnight Thursday.  Since seats at these crazy low prices will be snapped up quickly, we urge passengers to book them immediately on

Notes to Editor

Ryanair is the World’s favourite airline with 44 bases and 1100+ low fare routes across 26 countries, connecting 155 destinations. Ryanair operates a fleet of 250 new Boeing 737-800 aircraft with firm orders for a further 64 new aircraft (before taking account of planned disposals), which will be delivered over the next 2 years. Ryanair currently has a team of more than 7,000 people and expects to carry approximately 73.5 million passengers in the current fiscal year.