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bmibaby scores with Manchester United fans in Northern Ireland


With excitement building among Manchester United fans as the UEFA Europa League knockout match  against AFC Ajax draws nearer, bmibaby has stepped in to ensure that supporters in Northern Ireland are able to make it to the game on time.


The low cost airline has adjusted its flight schedule from Belfast City Airport to Amsterdam Airport on the afternoon of the big match.  Fans can now fly direct with bmibaby on Thursday 16th February from Belfast City Airport departing at 13:20 and arriving in Amsterdam Airport at 16:00 ready for the 19:00 kick off.


bmibaby is also offering a special fare of £95.98 return, including taxes, for anyone booking outbound seats on either Wednesday 15th February (16:15-18:55) or Thursday 16th February (13:20-16:00) and returning on Friday 17th February (18:25-19:15).  Flights booked before the end of January will have a free checked-in luggage allowance included.


Julian Carr, managing director, bmibaby, said:


“We know there is a huge Manchester United following in Northern Ireland and this is a critical match, so it’s important to us to be flexible and to facilitate timely and affordable travel from Belfast City Airport to Amsterdam. Fans can book online today at and I hope they get the match result they’re looking for!”


bmibaby is also on sale with flights from Birmingham and East Midlands Airport to Amsterdam.  The low cost airline offers up to two flights a day from both airports, with convenient timings and low fares.  To book a flight visit