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Belavia Belarusian Airlines

741 reviews
Headquarters: 14 Nemiga Str., Minsk 220004 Belarus 011 375 17 220-25-55 Website
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    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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Tilburg, The Netherlands
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago

This review is not so much about the flight but about the economy class check in procedure in Amsterdam. Since recently only passengers are allowed at the baggage drop - not very nice when you check in elderly people who do not speak Dutch or English. The automatic baggage drop off is not for those who just use a computer...

Russia Economy Amsterdam - St. Petersburg

Thank Sven-Roger K
Petts Wood, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3:00 Checked in at Batumi Asked Check in Girl to send my Luggage direct to Gatwick. She said “NOT POSSIBLE “ Plus the Girl allocated different Rows for me and my Friend. I arrive at Minsk problem with Customs as I have to purchase extra insurance. So I am now in Minsk Airport I07:30 must wait until 09:10 to Check...

Europe Business Class Batumi - London

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Saint Julian's, Malta
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though their planes are not new, we still found our experience very positive! The stuff is super friendly & helpful, all the flights were in time without any delays, there is enough space between seats & also, it was really warm in the plane. Belavia also offers free tea/coffee/ water & some sandwiches. We really enjoyed flying with this...

Europe Economy St. Petersburg - Tbilisi

Thank Masha M
Tbilisi, Georgia
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Airline, clean, comfortable, also food was OK and staff is friendly. I will definitely use their service again!

Europe Economy Tbilisi - Canton of Geneva
Thank Guja L
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I flew to Minsk with Belavia, and was very impressed. Boarding at Gatwick was speedy and doors closed, and we were airborne in no time at all. Flight was comfortable, and food was served - without charging any money. The food was a decent meal - yes, it was an airline meal, so not gourmet, but pleasant, filling and edible....

Europe Economy London - Minsk

Thank Timothy S
Lawrence, New York
Level 6 Contributor
184 reviews
28 helpful votes
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Flew this airline with what I guess was a code share for Turkish Air from Minsk to Istanbul with a connection there to NYC. The seats were standard size but by keeping the middle seat open in business class you did get a bit more room to spread out on the two hour flight. The flight attendants were nice and...

Europe Business Class Minsk - Istanbul

Thank 728russellf
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 3, 2018

You can nowadays visit Belarus without a Visa if you fly to Minsk, so we did. I booked cheap Belavia tickets without knowing that exactly the same flight has codesharing with Finnair, who sell the same flight for considerably more. Everything was good on board, we even got a complimentary snack. But the plane was a small Jet Plane, which...

Europe Economy Helsinki - Minsk

Thank Stefan T
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed September 19, 2018

As German passport Holder I can stay 30 Days without Visa in Belarus, I did believe. After 5 days stay in Minsk I faced very unpleasant surprise at the Airport because I entered the Country without Visa, officer said. He explained that I can enter Belarus without Visa if I come from all countries in the World but not if...

Europe Economy Moscow - Minsk

Thank husseinc2016
2 reviews
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Service is pretty good, food became much better if compare with previous years. Now a passenger will receive either substantial breakfast or lunch box depending on time of the flight. I'd like to notice that the crew is very attentive to passengerы with children, that is a big plus for me. Flights are not cheap, but very often that's worth...

Europe Economy Minsk - Rome

Thank Catherine K
stourbridge england
Level 5 Contributor
65 reviews
30 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2018

This service seems to vary, sometimes o k, other times very ordinary. My last trip was very old 737, very cramped and noisy, cabin crew not seen except for delivering food, food not too bad but not a great experience.

Europe Economy Amsterdam - Minsk
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“Nice flight, just avoid Schiphol”
Glasfluss, 10 Nov 2018 | Read review
“Consider Easyjet and Ryanair - and this beats both of them - no contest.”
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“Check in your big carry-on bags as luggage”
645stefant, 3 Oct 2018 | Read review
“Staff must be more professional and inform Passengers about Visa Issues”
husseinc2016, 19 Sep 2018 | Read review
“Used Expedia to find various flight options between Paris and Minsk. Belavia was the only direct flight available. Pricey as a result.”
DrPhil53, 18 Sep 2018 | Read review
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About Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Belavia (B2) is the national airline and flag carrier of Belarus. Its headquarters are located in Minsk and it operates from a hub at Minsk National Airport (MSQ). Belavia flies to four domestic destinations and more than 35 international destinations in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. It also has codeshare agreements with 13 airlines, including Air France (AF), Etihad Airways (EY) and KLM (KL). The airline's fleet consists of 32 aircraft configured with one cabin (Economy Class) and two cabins (Business Class and Economy Class).

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