Travel Extras

There are many different ways to treat yourself when travelling. Some time saved or a little extra comfort can make all the difference. Find out about our travel extras that can be booked in advance here, and your next trip could be the best yet.
If you're looking for information on bags or seats, please see our Travel Essentials page.

Be the first on board to store your cabin bag and relax in your seat before take-off.

You can add Priority Boarding when booking your flight, or later in the ‘Manage Trip’ section. Once purchased, you must check in online or on the App to avail of Priority Boarding.

Priority Boarding is available on flights within Europe.

Go where you want, when you want! With car hire, you’re free to roam and explore the open road. Whether you’re on holidays or a business trip, whether your budget is big or small, we’ve got comfortable and affordable car options to suit.

Now, thanks to Holidays With Aer Lingus, you can book your entire holiday in one place including flights, transfers and accommodation. We have a great range of holidays to destinations across Europe and worldwide. Whether you're looking for a family holiday to the sun, a romantic city break or a once in a lifetime cruise, we've got something for you.

Plus if you book your holiday to Europe or the Canary Islands with us more than 10 weeks in advance, you pay a deposit of just €1/£1 per person for your complete holiday!

Wherever you’re going, we’ll help you find the perfect hotel for your budget.

Prepare to be surprised at just how easy it is – you’ll be impressed with how much we can offer, and you’ll be impressed with the price too. A home away from home!

Don’t let parking slow down your day! Get your journey off to the smoothest of starts by pre-booking your parking in Dublin airport and/or Cork airport.

We’ve got a selection of long and short-term parking options that you can book in just four steps – easy! Plus, pre-booking saves you both time and money, making it the smart way to get yourself organised.

Take the weight off in the comfortable surroundings of our Aer Lingus Lounges in Dublin, Heathrow or New York. With free Wi–Fi, complimentary drinks and snacks, and a range of newspapers for you to browse, it’s the only way to travel.

Our luxurious lounges are always conveniently located close to your boarding gate so you can relax and unwind before your flight.

Start as you mean to go on by 'dining up' to our superior meal service on transatlantic flights. Your taste buds will thank you as you cross the Atlantic and savour the flavour of one of our premium three-course meals.

Created by our Executive Chef, these meals use only the best Irish ingredients, and represent fresh dining at its finest. Your meal will also be accompanied by a choice of red or white wine, specially chosen to complement the flavours of your meal. Delicious!

There’s no faster way from Heathrow to the heart of London city! Skip the traffic jams and get there in 15 minutes flat with the Heathrow Express train. Not only is it fast, it’s luxurious too – with loads of legroom, Wi-Fi, Express TV, ample baggage space and more.

Treat your whole family to this experience as children travel free with a paying adult!

Save yourself the hassle of queuing for tickets at Heathrow airport. Simply add your train tickets while making your Aer Lingus booking or afterwards right here!

Travel insurance is such an important thing to bring on your trip. You can’t beat the peace of mind it gives you, and you can’t beat the ease of being able to book it along with everything else. It’s just one of the many optional extras we can offer to make your organisation that bit easier. And easier doesn’t have to mean pricier – our travel insurance is extremely competitive and comprehensive.