The Monarch Group contains some of the best-established names in the British travel sector. Customer care and service lie at the heart of the Groupís business approach, and the Group enjoys high levels of repeat business from both business and retail customers in all its operations.When the Group was founded in its current form in 1967 it had 146 staff - today this has grown to over 3,000 highly-trained personnel.
The holding company of the Group is Monarch Holdings Ltd. The principal subsidiaries are Monarch Airlines, Monarch Aircraft Engineering, First Aviation and a number of household-name tour operators such as Cosmos Holidays, Avro, Archers Direct and Cosmos Tours & Cruises, as well as the online hotel booking service somewhere2stay.com.
Avro is the UKís leading charter flight-only operator and voted the UKís Best Seat-Only Operator by travel agents for 10 years consecutively. It offers a broad range of charter seat availability, duration and prices - offering flights to some 40 destinations from up to 8 UK airports. This business is expanding to meet the demand from the growing dynamic packaging sector and from overseas property buying especially in Eastern Mediterranean destinations such as Cyprus, Turkey and Bulgaria, selling overall in excess of 1 million flight sectors annually.
We are Members of ABTA and have an Air Travel Organiser's Licence(ATOL) issued by the Civil Aviation Authority, offering you total security and peace of mind when booking.
We have an enviable reputation for service combined with competitive prices, and are the recipients of many awards from the travel industry's leading publications. Our awards include:
So if you are looking for affordable flights to destinations worldwide from a wide range of the world's biggest airlines, Avro is the company to choose.