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Scheduled flights (flight numbers starting ZB)

Any additional hold baggage carried in excess of the above allowances will be subject to excess baggage charges on a per kg basis (scheduled services only - flight numbers starting ZB.)

excess baggage

You can pre-book excess baggage online before you fly and receive a discounted rate on the airport prices. The first 3kg are just £10.00 / €12,00; additional kilos are then charged at £10.00 / €12,00 per kg thereafter. Please note: You can only pre-book excess baggage in bundles of 3kg up to a maximum of 12 extra kgs. Excess baggage booked via our call centre or at the airport will incur a charge of  £10.00 / €12,00 (EUR) per kg.

Please note that the maximum single item baggage weight that will be accepted at any of our UK airports is 32kg (70lb). Any single bag weighing more than this will not be accepted at check-in. This restriction has been brought into place by the Airport Authorities following consultation with airlines, handling companies and unions to help reduce the manual handling injuries amongst airport staff.

Excess baggage is accepted subject to hold space and operational capacity. Excess baggage transactions are subject to booking and credit card fees.

Monarch's current excess baggage rates are set out below:

  • Shorthaul flights - £10.00 (GBP) / €12,00 (EUR) per kg. Our current online excess baggage fees are for the first 3kg just £10.00 / €12,00 (EUR). Additional kilos thereafter are charged at £10.00 / €12,00 (EUR) per kilo.
  • Longhaul flights - £15.00 (GBP) / €19,00 (EUR) or agreed equivalent in local currency per kg
  • Flights from USA/Dominican Republic/Maldives - $20 (USD) per kg
  • Note - Longhaul includes Egypt, Kenya, Banjul and Israel

Excess baggage is accepted subject to hold space and operational capacity.

Charter flights (flight numbers starting MON)

 Any additional hold baggage carried in excess of the 20kg allowance will be subject to excess baggage charges on a per kg basis.

You can pre-book excess baggage online or by phone before you fly in 5kg bundles. (+44 (0871 225 2555) Calls cost 10p per min plus network extras.

Shorthaul: 5kg - £37.50 per sector

Longhaul; 5kg - £50.00 per sector

Excess baggage is subject to hold space and operational capacity. Excess baggage transactions are subject to booking and credit card fees.

Please note that any monies paid for flight extras is non refundable.

Please note that the maximum single item baggage weight that will be accepted at any of our UK airports is 32kg (70lb). Any single bag weighing more than this will not be accepted at check-in. This restriction has been brought into place by the Airport Authorities following consultation with airlines, handling companies and unions to help reduce the manual handling injuries amongst airport staff.

The Payment is for the amount of excess baggage specified on the confirmation only.

Refunds will not be given should the full amount of additional/excess not be utilised.

The weight of any 1 piece of baggage must not exceed 32kgs.

Any additional allowance/excess baggage will only be accepted subject to weight and space being available.

If baggage cannot be carried on a flight, Monarch will make the appropriate arrangements to transport it to the destination subject to availability of flights.

Monarch will accept liability for delayed, damaged or lost baggage in accordance with the Montreal Convention.

Any monies paid for additional allowance / excess baggage will not be refunded should you decide to cancel your flight.

A print out of this e-mail must be presented at check-in as proof of payment.

Any baggage presented for carriage over and above the additional allowance/excess paid for will be charged at the current rate applicable to your flight.

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