Monarch Airlines Increase Routes to Madeira and Lisbon
Monarch Airlines has started flying from Manchester to Madeira Island.
The airline will offer two weekly frequencies, using an Airbus A321 with capacity for 214 passengers.
Monarch Airlines, founded in 1968, operates from several British airports to over 50 destinations worldwide, transporting over 8 million passengers a year.
New for Monarch in Portugal are: Birmingham – Lisbon 3 weekly scheduled flights London Gatwick – Lisbon 3 weekly scheduled flights Manchester – Lisbon 3 weekly scheduled flights Manchester – Funchal 2 weekly scheduled flights The new Birmingham – Lisbon route begins on 17 June, but will only operate during the IATA Summer period.
According to the airline’s head of route development, Monarch clients' growing demand for Portuguese destinations has led the company to rethink their strategy for Portugal, and to decide to reinforce their routes to Portuguese airports.
The new flights to Madeira and the rest of Portugal are already available at - www.monarch.co.uk