Lonely Planet Writer

Flights to Italy disrupted due to strike action

Ryanair have issued warnings to passengers in light of proposed strike in Italy.
Ryanair have issued warnings to passengers in light of proposed strike in Italy. Image by David Precious / CC BY 2.0

A 24-hour general strike on Friday by transportation workers in Italy has forced British Airways, Ryanair and Easyjet to cancel and reschedule flights. Ryanair has advised passengers travelling from Bologna, Pisa and Genoa airports to arrive at the airport three hours early to allow extra time to clear airport security. Train services to Rome’s Fiumicino airport will also be limited. Read more: travelweekly.co.uk