Ryanair to trial reserved seats

RYANAIR is introducing pre-booked seating on some of its low-cost routes, charging passenger an extra £10 each way for the premium service.

The system will be trialled on routes from Dublin to London Gatwick and Malaga from mid-May, with 24 seats with extra leg room available for pre-booking.

Also yesterday rival airline EasyJet said it was upping booking fees for credit cards to £12.95 a booking.

Ryanair charges £12 per customer.