Airline tickets with Monarch
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Where does Monarch flight to?With regional departures from 5 UK airports, Monarch Airlines offers flights to various leisure destinations, including Spain, Greece, Egypt and Portugal in the summer months and Switzerland, Austria and Germany in the winter.
More about Monarch flights
Monarch is a British airline that specialises in providing connections between major British airports and tourist destinations in the Mediterranean. The company has been flying since the late 1960s and now serves 43 separate destinations and around 6 million passengers every year.
Flights take off from British airports like Birmingham, London Luton and Gatwick, Manchester and Leeds/Bradford and fly into popular destinations such as Lanzarote, Faro, Rome, Dubrovnik and Larnaca. Monarch also to connects you to further afield locations such as Turkey and Israel, and with flights to a range of Scandinavian cities, a variety of great ski resorts are also reachable.
When you book Monarch flights with Lastminute.com, you can go beyond just booking a plane seat and arrange every element of your holiday. Monarch's product range features hotel reservations in beach and ski resorts along with car hire packages and "travel extras"like insurance and money exchange.
What is Monarch's check-in policy?
You can also check-in online via the Monarch website up to 28 days before you fly. If you check-in early, you can purchase seats next to friends or by the window as well. With all of these things taken care of before you reach the airport, you can focus on what to do during your stay, instead of worrying about the details.
What is Monarch's baggage allowance?
Passengers are allowed to take up to 40 kg of checked baggage on Monarch flights (a checked baggage fee is however required and no single item can weigh more than 32 kg). There is also a carry-on baggage allowance of up to 10 kg, with maximum dimensions of 56 x 40 x 25.
You can use almost any form of electronic device during Monarch flights, including laptops and gaming consoles,providing you turn them off during takeoff and landing.
What extras does Monrach offer?
Other features of cheap Monarch flights need to be added before you fly and come with an additional fee. These extras include adding allowances for sports equipment like golf clubs, purchasing priority queuing at the airport or even glasses of champagne for an in-flight celebration.
Customers booking cheap Monarch flights can join the firm's Vantage Club when they book their tickets. Club members accumulate points every time they fly and the Vantage Club offers a range of benefits depending on how many points you collect.
For example, you could exchange your points for free Monarch flights, priority boarding, extra baggage allowance, travel insurance discounts or free date changes. As with many low-cost airlines, Monarch operates a system of fees for extra services like rearranging flight details, so being a Vantage Club member can result in big savings for regular customers.