Ryanair passengers are being given the chance to win back the price of their fare with an online game.

The budget carrier is charging between £3-£5 to enter its ‘Play to Win’ game on its website.

Passengers in the UK and Ireland can opt to answer a question to win back the total value of their fare with questions abount the airline’s European destinations and 28 countries of operation.

The questions range from geography, history and science to entertainment and sport.

Ryanair said passenger James McLaughlin from County Donegal was among the first successful players, winning back his €676 booking for himself and six other passengers to Brussels.