The FINANCIAL — Ryanair on September 5 released August traffic statistics as follows:
Traffic grew by 1.2m to 12.7m customers (+10%)
Load factor rose 1% to 97%
Rolling annual traffic to July grew 13% to 126.2m customers.
Aug 16 Aug 17 Change
Customers 11.5M 12.7M +10%
Load Factor 96% 97% +1%
Ryanair’s Kenny Jacobs said:
“Ryanair’s Aug traffic grew by 10% to 12.7m customers, while our load factor jumped 1% to 97%, on the back of lower fares and the continuing success of our “Always Getting Better” customer experience programme.
Customers can look forward to even lower fares when they make advance bookings for winter 2017, so there’s never been a better time to book a low fare flight on Ryanair. All customers who wish to book a city break or holiday should do so now on the Ryanair.com website or mobile app, where they can avail of the lowest fares in Europe.”