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Monarch Airlines was the oldest British airline and was operating under its original name. It was a huge airline with heavy air passenger traffic over 7 million and cargo traffic. There were several inevitable conditions that sometimes lead to the delay of Monarch flights. There were also incidents like flight cancellations or denied boarding despite having flight tickets, happened due to oversold tickets by Monarch Airlines. At such times, if airlines were solely responsible for the factors that caused such disruption, the airline was under a liability to compensate the passengers in accordance with EC Regulation 261/2004. On Monday, 2nd October 2017, 04:00 BST, CAA confirmed that Monarch had ceased their operations and had entered administration, along with their sister companies Monarch Holidays Ltd, First Aviation Ltd, Avro Ltd and Somewhere2stay Ltd cancelling all their flights.

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Monarch Airlines

Monarch Airlines was founded in 1967 in United Kingdom and started operations in 1968. Its headquarters are based at Luton Airport, London and it has additional bases at Birmingham Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, London Gatwick Airport and Manchester Airport. Its parent company is Monarch Group, which also owns Monarch Holidays. Monarch Group is a British company focused on travel. Monarch flights operate on low-cost airline model. As of 2015 monarch airline carried around 5.7 million passengers which have been decreased by 18.6% as compared to 2014.

Monarch Airline Fleet Size & Destinations

Monarch airline has 35 fleets as of July 2016 which include 10 Airbus A320-200 aircraft & 25 Airbus A321-200 aircrafts and it operates more than 40 destinations. A monarch airline flies to destinations in Europe and Asia. Within Europe, major destinations are in the United Kingdom, Spain, Greece, France, Italy, Gibraltar and Portugal. And in Asia major destinations are in Turkey (Antalya, Dalaman), Israel (Tel Aviv, Eilat).

Most Frequent Routes Operated By Monarch Airlines

Sr.No. Country City /Cities
1 United Kingdom London Luton, Birmingham, Leeds/Bradford, London Gatwick, Manchester
2 Spain Barcelona, Alicante, Madrid, Almeria, Fuerteventura, Ibiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Malaga, Menorca, Palma de Mallorca, Tenerife
3 Italy Rome, Naples, Turin, Verona, Venice
4 Greece Heraklion, Preveza, Rhodes
5 Portugal Lisbon, Faro, Madeira
6 France Lyon, Nice, Grenoble
7 Cyprus Larnaca, Paphos
8 Croatia Dubrovnik
9 Gibraltar Gibraltar


SkyTrax, which rates the airlines based upon their performance and customer services have rated Monarch Airlines 6 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 400 customers till September 2016. For Staff Service customers have rated airlines 4 out of 5 stars, for Food and Beverages, Seat Comfort and Value for Money customers have rated 3 stars out of 5 while for in-flight Entertainment customers have rated only 1 star out of 5

Monarch airline is the low cost scheduled airline and it was most punctual scheduled carrier. According to Flightstats all flights of Monarch Airlines have good on-time performance rating.


Monarch airlines offers non-stop scheduled flights mainly from 5 major airports across United Kingdom including London Luton, London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds Bradford to more than 30 destinations. And also provide holiday flights to various European destinations include Greece, Tenerife, Spain and Cyprus.

Monarch airlines has won "Best Charter Airline" award at Travel Weekly Globe Awards in 2014, Monarch airlines was awarded as the "World's Greenest Airline" in 2011 and won "Best Leisure Airline" at British Travel Awards in 2008. Monarch Airlines has also won "Europe's Leading Charter Airline 2014" award at World Travel Award.

Flight Delays / Cancellation / Denied Boarding Problems

Monarch Airlines is the punctual scheduled carrier so there is less number of long delays would happen. But if air passengers faced flight delays of more than 3 hours or cancellations without any prior notice or denied boarding due to over booked flights, then they can claim compensation between 250€ and 600€ from Monarch airline based on EU Regulation 261/2004, air passengers right.

EC Regulation 261/2004

EU Regulation 261 of 2004 is applicable in cases where passengers suffer problems such as flight delays, flight cancellations or denied boarding due to overbooked flights. The norms provide that in case of longer flight delay or cancellation, the passenger is entitled to "right to care", which includes food, accommodation and transport. Flight delay compensation and flight cancellation compensation has to be given by the airlines to the passenger, if the cause of delay / cancellation is airline fault. Passengers must note that flight delay compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions. There will be no compensation for a delays / cancellations caused by an extraordinary circumstance, under which such delays / cancellations becomes uncontrollable. An example of such situations includes bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such situations, passengers will not be given any compensation.

Nevertheless, if there is a delay of more than 4 hours for a flight of 3500 km or more; delay of 3 hours or more in intra-community flight of 1500 km or more; and delay of 3 hours in case of flight under 1500 km, the passenger is entitled to claim compensation under EU norms as set by EU Regulation 261 of 2004. This entitlement is when the delay is not caused by an extraordinary circumstances.

If you are an air passenger travelled with Monarch Airlines and your flight has been delayed or you have booked Monarch flight ticket and your flight has been cancelled (without any prior notice) or for reasons which could be under control of respective authority then according to EC Regulation 261/2004, Monarch flight passengers can claim compensation up to 600€ for flight delays. This takes into account the distance that you travelled both within Europe and Outside Europe and the time for flight delay which should be more than 3 hours.

Within EU,

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less then you can claim up to €250
  • And over 1,500 km you can claim up to €400

Between EU Airport and Non-EU Airport

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less then you claim up to €250
  • If the distance is between 1,500 - 3,500 km then you claim up to €400
  • And if the distance is more than 3500 km and flight delays for more than 4 hours then you claim up to €600

Note: If you are travelling to a Non-European country from a Non-European country by a European Flight, EU 261 Rule won't apply to you. It is only applied in the case of EU based flights travelling within Europe or to or from an EU Member State.

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Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European law, it applies to EU airspace. You do not have to be an EU citizen to claim flight compensation. This means that you can claim on flights departing from any airport located in the EU (with any airline) or arriving in the EU (with an EU airline). The table to the right describes whether you are eligible to claim compensation for your delayed flight with Airline.

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
From Outside EU To Outside EU NO NO
From Outside EU To Inside EU YES NO
From Inside EU To Outside EU YES YES
From Inside EU To Inside EU YES YES


If you are a novice and don't have an idea about how to claim compensation for Monarch flight delays, then the team of claim expert at Claim Flights can help you in demanding money back from airlines. Any information regarding Monarch Airlines and its flights can be obtained from the flight tracker at the airport. This information provides clear statistics about the time by which the flight is delayed. Based on these statistics, Claim Experts at Claim Flights can file the case against the airline. Flight Delay Compensation Calculator of Claim Flights helps you to calculate the exact amount of compensation air passengers entitled to claim.

According to EU passengers right regulations, flight delays and flight cancellations are not the only reasons for which the passengers can claim money back. They can also claim for denied boarding due to overbooked flights, missing a connecting flight due to current flight delays, airport delays and other such circumstances. Claiming compensation for flight delays is every air passenger’s right and Claim Flights makes sure that they get right amount in right time.

Claim Flights – Flight Compensation Firm (How We Can Help You To Claim Your Money Back)

We are a claim firm and have team of claim specialists in EU compensations and our resources facilitate the claim process for passengers. In majority of the cases, passengers choose not to file claims against the airline company, even in the genuine cases. This is due to a lack of understanding of their rights or a belief that they are not in a position to file or pursue such a claim.

We have in-house team of experts who help passengers understand their rights and the redressal mechanism by which they can obtain a remedy. Passengers can discuss these issues with our experts through chat in our website. Another useful feature on our website is the Delayed Flight Compensation Calculator Passengers can use this tool to know how much compensation they can claim from the airline. The passengers can use the step-by-step guide on our website to get a fair idea of how the claim process works. With our expertise in compensation claims, we can ease the claim process for the passengers by filing and pursuing claims with the airline company. The passenger needs to pay us a commission only once the claim has been successfully processed and the passenger has received the compensation amount.

If your monarch flight has been delayed or cancelled and you want to claim reimbursement for the problem the airline has caused you, all you have to do is provide us with your monarch flight details (flight number & flight date) and our claim experts will work with various other teams to collect data so that everything goes smoothly. Our team has access to flight information such as the time by which the flight was delayed, the reason for flight delays / cancellations, flights departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation. If you have any complaints regarding to monarch flight delays or cancellation you can contacts Claim Flights.


If you are a monarch flight passenger and your flight has been delayed by over 3 hours or your flight has been cancelled, then you can claim money back from airline. The airline is liable to pay a refund due to denied boarding resulting from oversold flight tickets or if you miss the connecting flight due to a current flight delay. Flight cancellation and postponed flights are other possible reasons to claim compensation. Monarch airline does not always answer for flight delay claim letters from customers. Therefore, if you want to ensure that you get your money back you can use our service.

If your flight is delayed and you are wondering whether you can get compensation or not, then Claim Flights is the right address for you. A team of Claim Experts at Claim Flights can help you to file your case against airline. All you need to do is provide us with your flight number and flight date. Our flight compensation calculator helps you to calculate the amount you are entitled to claim from the airline. Don’t delay and claim your delayed flight refund today.

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Claim Yourself Delayed Flight Compensation

If your flight was delayed for more than 3 hours or if your flight has been cancelled without prior notice of 2 weeks or if you were denied boarding due to overbooked flight, you can use our free claim letter template to write the letter to Monarch Airlines to claim compensation for your delayed or cancelled or overbooked flights in accordance with EU Regulation 261/2004. EC Regulation 261/2004 entitles European Union air passengers to claim up to 600€ compensation for flight delays of 3 hours or more, flight cancellations or for denied boarding.

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Passengers are often unaware of the law and end up claiming a very futile amount compared to what they are entitled to claim. At Claim Flights the exact compensation amount can be calculated with the help of the compensation calculator. Flight Delay Compensation Calculator can help you to calculate the amount to claim from Monarch Airlines for your delayed / cancelled flight. You can check for free the amount Airlines owe for you with our flight delay compensation calculator.

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Flight Delay Compensation Calculator
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