UNDER-fire Ryanair is bringing in new baggage rules from next week.
Passengers will still be able to travel with two hand luggage items.
AFP or licensors Ryanair is bringing in new baggage rules from next week
But the larger bag will be placed in the hold unless they pay £5 for priority boarding.
Only the smaller item, the size of a handbag, can go in the cabin.
It means more travellers waiting at carousels to collect bags on arrival.
Ryanair has been cancelling thousands of flights since last year because of errors in pilots’ rotas.
Hundreds of thousands of passengers have been affected.
Getty – Contributor The larger bag will be placed in the hold unless they pay £5 for priority boarding
Ryanair has also lowered the price of flying with a check-in bag from £35 to £25 and increased the weight allowance from 15kg to 20kg.
Chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs said the change will reduce delays caused by passengers struggling to fit wheelie bags into overhead lockers and will cost the Dublin-based carrier up to £45 million each year.