Traveling to Europe can be expensive, especially if you want to visit multiple destinations or enjoy some flexibility in your itinerary. However, there is a new option for travelers who are looking for a low-cost and convenient way to explore the continent: PLAY airlines.
PLAY is a new Icelandic low-cost airline that offers flights between North America and Europe via Iceland. PLAY started operating in 2021 and expanded its service to North America in April 2022. PLAY aims to provide a safe, simple, and fun travel experience for its customers, with low prices, on-time performance, and new and comfortable Airbus aircraft.
What is PLAY?
PLAY is an ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC), which means that it offers very low base fares and charges extra for optional services such as checked baggage, seat selection, meals, and entertainment. This allows customers to customize their travel according to their needs and budget. PLAY operates a fleet of Airbus A320neo and A321neo aircraft, which are fuel-efficient, environmentally friendly, and spacious. PLAY has a hub at Keflavík International Airport, which is located about 50 kilometers from Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland.
Where does PLAY fly?
PLAY currently flies to 35 destinations in Europe and North America, including popular cities such as Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Paris, New York, Toronto, and Washington, D.C. PLAY also offers flights to Iceland, which is a great destination for nature lovers, adventure seekers, and culture enthusiasts. Iceland is known for its stunning landscapes, geothermal pools, northern lights, and friendly people. PLAY customers can book a stopover in Iceland for up to seven days without paying extra for their flight, which is a great way to explore the country and break up a long journey.
How to book with PLAY?
PLAY customers can book their flights online through the PLAY website, which is available in English, Icelandic, French, German, and Spanish. The website is easy to use and offers a variety of features, such as:
- A flexible date search, which allows customers to find the best prices and deals for their desired travel period.
- A fare calendar, which shows the lowest available fares for each day of the month.
- A destination map, which shows all the destinations that PLAY flies to and the prices for each route.
- A flight tracker, which shows the status and location of each PLAY flight in real time.
- A check-in option, which allows customers to check in online and save time at the airport.
PLAY also has a mobile app, which is available for iOS and Android devices. The app allows customers to book flights, manage their bookings, check in, access their boarding passes, and receive notifications and updates.
What to expect on board?
PLAY offers a comfortable and pleasant flight experience for its customers, with the following features:
- A space seat option, which allows customers to book a seat with more legroom and recline for an additional fee.
- A snack bar, which offers a selection of drinks and snacks for purchase on board.
- A PLAYful magazine, which provides information and entertainment for the passengers, such as travel tips, destination guides, puzzles, and games.
- A friendly and helpful crew, which is trained to provide excellent customer service and ensure safety and security on board.
PLAY Airline also offers a loyalty program, called PLAY Club, which rewards customers for flying with PLAY. PLAY Club members can earn points for every flight they book and redeem them for discounts, free flights, and other benefits. PLAY Club members also enjoy priority boarding, free seat selection, and exclusive offers and promotions.
Why choose PLAY?
PLAY is a great option for travelers who are looking for a low-cost and convenient way to travel to Europe. PLAY offers the following advantages:
- Low prices, which allow customers to save money and spend more on their destination.
- Flexible flights, which allow customers to choose their departure and arrival times, change their bookings, and add a stopover in Iceland.
- New aircraft, which provide a safe, comfortable, and eco-friendly flight experience.
- Fun and simple service, which makes traveling easy and enjoyable.
PLAY is more than just an airline, it is a lifestyle. PLAY encourages its customers to play more and pay less, to explore new places and cultures, and to have fun and make memories. PLAY is the perfect partner for travelers who want to discover Europe and beyond.