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Monarch [no longer operating]

3,161 reviews
Headquarters: Prospect House Prospect Way, Luton LU2 9NU England 011 44 333 003 0700 Website
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    Value for Money
  • Cleanliness
    Check-in and Boarding
  • Food and Beverage
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2018

A fantastic airline which I have used most times when flying. A very sad day when it went bust. Going to be hard to beat. Tui would be my next choice but it is too expensive.

Europe Economy London - Menorca
Thank DenA103
Keighley, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Sad flight as we had an inkling something was wrong no duty free very little food and drink cash only sales very subdued the fallowing day the truth dawned

Europe Economy Tenerife - Leeds
Thank Kevin R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
323 reviews
134 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Clean plane, left on time and we were well looked after by cabin crew. No dramas just efficient friendly service. Check in was also good

Europe Economy Naples - Manchester
Thank paddy5658
Paphos District, Cyprus
Level 6 Contributor
301 reviews
75 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Most enjoyable flight ,friendly staff especially with assisted travel passenger.courtieous and very patient nothing was too much trouble Even check in staff were so helpful and made the checking in a a non stressful experience .

Europe Economy London - Faro
Thank William D
Greenford, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
100 reviews
26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Went with Monarch Airways before they went bust excellent service very helpful prices of drinks and food reasonable

Europe Economy London - Lanzarote
Thank deenab2013
Surrey, England
Level 4 Contributor
42 reviews
18 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Although this was a low budget airline, I found the service on the plane to be first class and the air crew were very helpful

Europe Economy London - Lisbon
Thank Valbell
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
24 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2018

A;most stuck in Tenerife and nearly had to pay twice for our hotel But got back same day we should have left, are be it later by Jumbo Walked out of the hotel with no bother

Europe Economy London - Tenerife
Thank Geofftheref2
Malvern, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
150 reviews
60 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2018

This was a great flight and it is a great shame that the airline is no longer operating. The overall experience from online check in onwards was very smooth though Birmingham airports gets a bit hot and airless whilst waiting at the gate as there are no seats for those who have trouble standing for long periods. Boarding was quick...

Europe Economy Birmingham - Tenerife

Thank Lance P
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
109 reviews
25 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2018

We went on an extended trip to Zagreb and couldn't fault the flight. It was on time, comfortable and the service was great. It's a shame they went out of business.

Europe Economy Manchester - Zagreb
Thank PhilStokie
East Midlands, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 22, 2017

As with previous Monarch flights we were welcomed on board and were treated very well by cabin crew. Only had to ask for something and it was sorted or fetched for you Shame no longer in service

Europe Economy Birmingham - Rome
Thank frozennovember2017
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About Monarch [no longer operating]
Monarch (ZB) is a leading UK independent airline. Flying from 5 UK bases, London Gatwick, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds-Bradford and Luton where it is headquartered; the airline offers 6 million seats to leisure destinations. The tour operating division offers package holidays across the airlines scheduled network focusing on beach and city breaks. Monarch is a 2017 Travellers’ Choice winner as one of the top 10 airlines in Europe.

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