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Flying in style in Europe

Your choice of scheduled airlines: It is Cox & Kings’ policy to use scheduled flights on airlines with strong reputations for service, reliability and punctuality. Our holidays to the Far East feature a number of world-class airlines and here we have highlighted six of the best, as well as the different services they offer.

Stretch out: On long-haul flights, a little extra room can make a big difference to your comfort, so Cox & Kings offers a range of upgrade options at great prices. In addition, the faster check-in and comfortable lounges available to most upgrading passengers allow you to pass through the airport with ease.

Regional connections: Cox & Kings offers excellent add-on prices for those wishing to connect to long-haul flights from regional UK airports.

For further information, please either refer to the flight tab on the tour page or contact Cox & Kings.

British Airways

British Airways flies from Heathrow and Gatwick to over 120 destinations in Europe. With most British Airways tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Fast Bag Drop desk.

Euro Traveller benefits: leather seats; complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary snacks and drinks on flights, and hot meals on early morning flights. Throughout 2015 British Airways is introducing a new Euro Traveller cabin with contemporary LED lighting to help you relax on the flight, and leather seats designed to maximise your own space, with adjustable headrests.

Club Europe benefits: Club Europe customers benefit from dedicated check-in desks, departure and arrival lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; leather seats; choose from an aisle or window seat, with extra personal space; breakfast, a choice of hot meals or afternoon tea are served according to the time and duration of the flight, along with complimentary drinks. Throughout 2015 British Airways is introducing a new Euro Traveller cabin with contemporary LED lighting to help you relax on the flight, and leather seats designed to maximise your own space, with adjustable headrests.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Ukraine International Airlines

Ukraine International flies daily from Gatwick to Kiev, with onward connections including Tblisi and Yerevan. With most Ukraine International tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, three course meals and drinks available.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; seats with adjustable headrests, and more personal space; a choice of complimentary Ukrainian and European cuisine is served, along with complimentary drinks.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Air Baltic

Air Baltic flies daily from Gatwick to Riga, with connections to Tallinn, Vilnius, Moscow and St. Petersburg. With most Air Baltic tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: leather seats; complimentary baggage allowance; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of meals available.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; leather seats with increased seat pitch, with more personal space; a choice of three course meals and complimentary drinks.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Lot Polish Airlines

Lot Polish Airlines flies daily from Heathrow to Warsaw, with connections across Poland. With most Lot Polish Airlines tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, meals and drinks available.

Economy Plus benefits: Economy Plus offers seats in the last row of the business class cabin; separate check-in; complimentary baggage allowance; a choice of three course meals and complimentary drinks.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; a choice of three course meals and complimentary drinks.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Alitalia

Alitalia flies daily from Heathrow and City airport to Rome and Milan, with onward connections to 24 destinations in Italy. With most Alitalia tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk. 

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary snacks and beverages are served.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary meals and beverages are served.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details. 

Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines flies daily from Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester and Birmingham to Istanbul, with connections across Turkey. With most Turkish Airlines tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; personal television screens with audio video on demand, offering access to 1200 film, television and music channels; choice of Turkish and international cuisine with complimentary drinks.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance;   seats that that convert into 188 cm (75in) fully flat beds, with large tables; personal television screens; excellent Turkish and international cuisine is served, along with complimentary drinks.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Aegean

Aegean flies daily from Heathrow to Athens, twice a week from Manchester to Athens, and up to 6 times a week from Gatwick to Heraklion from June to October. There are onward connections across Greece. With most Aegean tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; complimentary meals and soft drinks, wine and beer, other alcoholic beverages are payable.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; choose from an aisle or window seat, with extra personal space; complimentary two course meal with full bar service.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Air Malta

Air Malta flies from Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester to Malta. There is also a seasonal charter service from April to October from 7 regional airports to Malta. With most Air Malta tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary meals are served along with soft drinks, alcoholic beverages are payable.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Croatia Airlines

Croatia Airlines flies from Heathrow to Zagreb, Split and Rijeka, with onward connections to Dubrovnik and Zadar.  With most Croatia Airlines tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary snacks are served along with complimentary beverages.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; choose from an aisle or window seat, with extra personal space; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

Cyprus Airways

Cyprus Airways flies from Stansted to Larnaca. With most Cyprus Airways tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary meals and soft drinks are served, alcoholic beverages are payable.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

easyJet

easyJet is a low cost carrier that flies from over 13 UK airports including Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow to over 100 destinations in Europe. With most easyJet tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, meals and drinks available.

Jet2

Jet2 is a low cost carrier that flies from 7 regional UK airports including Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow to over 65 destinations. With most Jet2 tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups and drinks available.

Monarch

Monarch is a low cost carrier that flies from Gatwick, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, East Midlands and Leeds Bradford to over 20 destinations in Europe.  With most Monarch tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: upgrades to a higher seat pitch are possible; complimentary baggage allowance; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, meals and drinks available.

Norweigan

Norwegian is a low cost carrier that flies from Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham and Edinburgh to over 80 destinations in Europe. With most Norwegian tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, meals and drinks available.

Iceland Air

Iceland Air flies from Heathrow and Gatwick to Reykjavik. With most Iceland Air tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; personal television screens; food is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches and meals available, complimentary soft drinks, alcoholic beverages are payable.

Economy Class Comfort benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; personal television screens; complimentary meals and beverages.

Saga Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; seats with increased seat pitch; personal television screens with noise cancelling headphones; complimentary meals and beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

WOW Air

WOW Air is a low cost carrier that flies to Reykjavik. With most WOW Air tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; food and drink is payable, there is a selection of snacks, sandwiches, soups, meals and drinks available.

Vueling

Vueling is a low cost carrier that flies from Gatwick to A Coruna, and from Heathrow to A Coruna, Bilbao and Galicia. With most Vueling tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; food and drink is payable.

Iberia

Iberia flies from Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester and Edinburgh to Madrid, with onward connections across Spain. Iberia flights can be combined with British Airways flights. With most Iberia tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; meals and bar service are payable.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; choose from an aisle or window seat, with extra personal space; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

TAP Air Portugal

TAP Air Portugal flies from Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester to Lisbon, from Gatwick to Porto, and from Heathrow to Funchal, with connections across Portugal. With most TAP Air Portugal tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

KLM flies from 16 UK airports to Amsterdam. With KLM tickets, you can either check in at the check-in kiosk or online, printing your boarding pass and taking your luggage direct to the Bag Drop desk.

Economy Class benefits: baggage is payable; a complimentary snack or sandwich is served, along with complimentary beverages.

Economy Comfort Class benefits: baggage is payable; dedicated seats in the front of the Economy cabin, with increased legroom; a complimentary snack or sandwich is served, along with complimentary beverages.

Business Class benefits: Separate check-in and access to lounges; complimentary baggage allowance; complimentary meals are served along with complimentary beverages.
Upgrades available on request. Please contact us for more details.