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Airline Pet Policy - RyanAir

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Can my pet fly with me in the cabin? Only service dogs on specific routes
Can my pet fly with me as checked baggage? No
Can my pet fly with me as air cargo? No


In-Cabin Pet Policy

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RyanAir does not permit any type of live animal to fly in the cabin of its aircraft unless it is a medically certified service dog and only on specific routes.


Checked Baggage Pet Policy

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Live animals of any type are not permitted to fly in the cargo hold of RyanAir aircraft.


Air Cargo Pet Policies

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RyanAir does not transport any type of live animal as air cargo.


Airports Served


RyanAir serves locations all over Europe and the United Kingdom.


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To the best of our ability, we ensure that recommendations given on reflect the current regulations. We cannot predict how a given airline may enforce these regulations. Noncompliance may result in the need to deny your pet boarding privileges. We suggest that you minimize the disruptions that may occur by following the rules of the airline your pet is flying.

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