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Monarch (no longer operating)


3,150 Reviews
Headquarters: Prospect House Prospect Way, Luton LU2 9NU England +44-0333-003-0700 Website
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East Midlands, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
251 reviews
27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great flight with Monarch the staff were really orientated to the customer and their service was second to none. The Pilot kept us updated with our flight path which made the flight really more interesting. The inflight meal and service was good with staff being very friendly. The flight was reliable - I’m just sorry the airline...

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Europe Economy Manchester - Alicante

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Keighley, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Staff not Interested on outward and return poor selection of things to buy not suppressed monarch went under

Europe Economy Leeds - Tenerife
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Coventry, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Arrived with partner and art painting entitled Carriers of the Rainbow , Gated ok and straight on airplane where enjoyed a game of Trump cards , name a King / Monarch and trump with an unfair card , the service was excellent , staff friendly.when we got to Switzerland the sale of the painting went through , so relieved there...

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Europe Economy Birmingham - Basel

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 5, 2017

brilliant airline a shame they went out of business great staff and service they went out of there way to make a great flight

Europe Economy London - Rome
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Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed December 4, 2017

The staff were always so friendly aboard Monarch. Ticket prices were excellent and it does not feel like a budget airline.

Europe Economy London - Nice
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Best airline of the lot apart from thomas cook, great flight times and service kept informed of planes position and good on board ebtertainment

International Economy Manchester - Sharm El Sheikh
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London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
5 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 4, 2017

We usually fly from our local airport but this time we had to brave Gatwick. Monarch were amazing, quickest economy check in ever, soon airside. Everything about the flight was good, seats comfortable, good legroom. Crew smiley and friendly. Don't even ask about our return flight with EasyJet.....never again. I am so disappointed my first Monarch flight was my last

Europe Economy London - Dalaman
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Leyland, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Flight to Larnaca was smooth and uneventful. Attentive cabin staff and clean plain. Whilst In Cyprus we received the news that Monarch had ceased trading which came as a bit of a shock. However The CAA came to the rescue to notify us that because our return fkight was within the 14 day window they arranged a return flight home...

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Europe Economy London - Larnaka City

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banbury
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196 reviews
103 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2017

No complaints what so ever. Flight was on time. Staff were very friendly The flight was smooth. Booking in was easy. Airport both sides was good. Plenty to do at Birmingham. Funchal is small but quite nice. It's a shame about Monarch we must have been one of their last flights! Staff were very good though

Europe Economy Birmingham - Funchal
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“It was great airline!”
noaha795, Dec 4, 2017 | Read review
“Sadly no longer operating.”
Islander48, Dec 4, 2017 | Read review
“Bring your own food and you will be very satisfied.”
mayac258, Oct 1, 2017 | Read review
“If you can,book your seats on line,costs slightly more (£9.00 Per seat),but worth it,if you want to be together.”
391davef65, Oct 1, 2017 | Read review
“Before check in request upgrade. For an extra £90 you get priority check in , boarding and extra leg room seats for both of us both ways”
111neild, Sep 28, 2017 | Read review
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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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