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Ryanair returns to Belfast City Airport Summer 2021

Graphic with details on the new Ryan Air routes from Belfast City Airport in 2021

Date: Thursday 18 March 2021

The announcement of Ryanair's return to Belfast City Airport after 11 years with 8 Routes for Summer 2021 has been welcomed by many, travellers keen to get back to popular holiday destinations and visitors choosing to holiday in Northern Ireland.

Launching eight routes for summer 2021, the low-cost airline is connecting Belfast to popular summer destinations in Spain, Portugal and Italy and bringing visitors to Belfast. Ards and North Down is located just 15 minutes drive from the airport, and with great public transport links and road network is an easily accessible place to enjoy wide open spaces and relaxation.  Just minutes from Belfast city centre, but a world apart, we look forward to when we can welcome international visitors again.

Boasting 114 miles (185km) of scenic shores, our coastlines, spectacular landscapes and seascapes and award-winning parks and open spaces are the perfect place to escape to and relax.

Enjoy water’s edge driving routes, walking and cycle paths while you take in breathtaking scenery around Belfast and Strangford Loughs.

We've a fantastic range of accommodation, from cosy self-catering options and guest houses, caravanning/camping to 3, 4 and 5-star hotel and spa facilities. During your stay you can try one of our many award-winning restaurants, or why not book a unique experience like paddleboard or kayak tours, guided coastal walks or artisan bread making?

Find out more about what we have to offer in our Things to Do section and Itineraries Plans section