2010 News - Flights - Monarch’s new flights to Turkey take to the skies!
01 05 2010
Award winning low fares airline Monarch (www.monarch.co.uk) is strengthening its network of scheduled flights from Birmingham, London Luton and Manchester airports with a host of new services to the key Turkish gateways of Antalya, Bodrum and Dalaman taking to the skies this week.
Serving the Mediterranean, Turquoise and Aegean coasts, which are home to the main tourist resorts of Side, Marmaris, Bodrum and Gumbet, Monarch flights start from £79 one way including taxes and charges and are available to book via www.monarch.co.uk.
New Monarch services launching this week
· Birmingham to Dalaman (Turquoise Coast) – launches 01 May with 3 flights per week
· Luton to Dalaman – launches 03 May with 2 flights per week
· Luton to Bodrum (Aegean Coast) – launches 02 May with 2 flights per week
· Manchester to Antalya (Mediterranean Coast) – launches 04 May with 2 flights per week
The launch of these new services brings the total number of destinations served by the airline to 17 throughout Mainland Spain, the Canary and Balearic Islands, Portugal, Gibraltar, Cyprus and Turkey.
Commenting on the launch of new services to Turkey, managing director of Monarch flights and holidays, Tim Jeans said, “We are delighted to be expanding our network to Turkey with the launch of scheduled flights to Antalya, Bodrum and Dalaman. As a non-eurozone destination, Turkey offers fantastic value for money for holiday makers and overseas property owners and we have been overwhelmed with how well these new services have been received with almost 34,000 advanced bookings already taken.
“The onboard service offered on Monarch’s scheduled flights, which includes extra legroom seating, a great range of tasty hot and cold food and selected inflight entertainment is over and above the levels provided by most low fare airlines and is perfectly suited for longer flight sectors such as Turkey.”
Monarch operates scheduled flights to Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Cyprus and Turkey from Birmingham, London Gatwick, London Luton and Manchester airports. In addition to year-round low fares, Monarch also offers a unique range of tasty hot and cold meals that can be pre-booked or purchased onboard with prices from £2.00. To enable customers to select where in the cabin they sit and ensure that families and groups sit together, seats can be pre-booked at £7.50 per one-way flight, or from only £15, extra-legroom seats are available, which offer up to six inches of extra space.
Passengers travelling on scheduled flights can also avoid the queues at the airport and take advantage of online check-in which is available between seven days and 4.5 hours prior to departure.
In addition to flights, Monarch also now offers a huge range of great value holidays, accommodation options, car hire and travel insurance.
For further information or to book Monarch flights, Monarch Holidays or Monarch Hotels, please visit www.monarch.co.uk.Previous Page