Ryanair has announced it will add 20 extra flights to 16 different destinations from Stansted in May.

Routes to Denmark, France, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Morocco have gone on sale.

The new routes provide more than 7,500 extra seats for travel between April 29 and May 7, to destinations including Alicante, Biarritz, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Marrakesh, Seville and Tenerife.

For summer 2019, Ryanair has 142 routes from Stansted. Six of those are new this year, to Kalamata, in Greece, Kiev and Lviv in Ukraine, Nantes and Rodez in France and Vigo, Spain.

Ryanair’s head of communications Robin Kiely said:“Summer is just around the corner, so it’s the perfect time to start planning a May getaway and we’ve added over 20 return flights from London Stansted over the early summer May day.

“Customers can book over 7,500 additional seats to 16 different destinations, perfect for a summer break, which are selling fast, so we advise early bookings to avoid missing out.”

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