If you have booked one of the below types of assistance, we will allocate you a suitable seat on-board, free of charge, along with one travel companion.
Is special assistance at airport free?
If you’re a passenger with a disability or reduced mobility you are legally entitled to support, commonly known as ‘Special Assistance’, when travelling by air. This means airports and airlines must provide help and assistance, which is free of charge, and helps ensure you have a less stressful journey.
Are there free seats on Ryanair?
In order to minimize customer costs, Ryanair allows a free allocated seat to a maximum of four children per one adult that purchases a seat. It will not be mandatory for any other adults or teenagers in the booking to reserve a seat; however they may choose to do so.
What is priority assistance on Ryanair?
Priority & 2 Cabin Bags gives you the benefit of boarding the plane via the Priority Queue and carrying your small personal bag (40x20x25cms) and 10kg wheelie bag (55x40x20cm) with you on board. This will mean you won’t need to wait for your bag at the terminal at the destination.
How do I book special assistance at the airport?
When you arrive at the airport you should go to as assistance point. This can be inside or outside of the terminal. Assistance points will usually have some type of disability related logo, and include a buzzer or telephone to enable you to call for assistance should they not be staffed at that time.
How much do you tip for wheelchair assistance at the airport?
Don’t forget to tip. Thank a wheelchair attendant with $3 to $5, or more if he or she helps with luggage or spends extra time with you. For an electric cart, tip $2 to $3.
Can Ryanair seat couples?
As a couple, we do like to be seated together, even in short hops. If our airlines did not allow us to get seat assignment, at the time of booking, I would pay for that. Now, with some late-booked flights, there were just no seats together, so we go with what we get.
Do you get allocated seats with priority boarding Ryanair?
To be clear, with both options you get a reserved seat in rows 18-33, priority boarding and two cabin bags, one of which can be a wheelie bag weighing up to 10kg.
How do I add assistance to my flight?
After purchasing your airline ticket, you’ll need to contact the airline to request any special assistance that you will need at the airport. Be sure to review the list of airline special assistance request codes before calling the air carrier.
Do I have to pay for seat selection?
Even if an airline’s website makes it appear that you have to pay extra for a seat, you are never required to choose a specific seat and can always opt to decline seat selection in lieu of a FREE seat assignment during check-in.
What is travel assistance in flight?
Travel assistance provides support services in case of an emergency while traveling. Travel insurance provides monetary compensation for losses that occur while traveling.
Is wheelchair free at airport?
In order not to violate the civil rights of passengers with disabilities, for a barrier free environment, no charges will be levied for the use of wheelchairs at all airports for passengers travelling in any class.
Does jet2 do special assistance?
You can book mobility assistance by contacting our special assistance team. Please note that our online booking system has a limited number of mobility places per flight. If all the online mobility assistance places have been taken or you’d like to discuss your journey, please contact our special assistance team.
How do I book assistance at Birmingham Airport?
If you require any special assistance during your journey through Birmingham Airport, please contact them on 0121 767 7878, or on [email protected].