Aegean Airlines

Aegean Airlines Airlines

AEGEAN is the one of the largest carriers of Greece, and operates out of its hubs at Athens, Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Rhodes, Kalamata, Chania, Larnaca, Kos, and Corfu. It was created in 1999 from its predecessor known as AEGEAN Aviation.

Onboard AEGEAN Airlines

AEGEAN has been a member of the Star Alliance since 2010. It is a firm believer in innovation for customer satisfaction and was the first airline in Greece to introduce e-tickets a few years ago. Corporate Social Responsibility is not just a phrase to this airline, and this was made evident in 2014 at the “ACCI Awards” of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry when AEGEAN won the Corporate Social Responsibility Award.

It has received the title of the Best Regional Airline in Europe for 2014 at the Skytrax World Airline. It won the same title again in 2016. The same year, the airline was awarded by Athens International Airport for being the fastest-growing airline in the domestic market, the fastest-growing airline in the Middle East, the airline with the overall highest passenger volumes increase, and the most popular airline among European passengers at the 16th Airlines Marketing Workshop.

Connectivity and Fleet Information

AEGEAN connects its passengers to 145 destinations in 40 countries. These 145 destinations comprise of 112 international and 33 domestic destinations. Passengers from Saudi Arabia can make an AEGEAN online booking to travel to many destinations in Greece and in Europe. They could connect to the airline from Jeddah and Riyadh.

The fleet consists of 61 aircraft that undergo regular maintenance to provide the best degree of safety and comfort to passengers. The models include several Airbus 319, Airbus 320, Airbus 321, Dash 8 Q400, Dash 8 -100, and ATR models.

Services and In-Flight Meals

AEGEAN has a wide array of services to offer its flyers onboard and at the airport.
There are two traveling classes offered by the airlines: Business Class and Economy Class. The Economy Class cabins have fare-based sub categories: Economy Flex and Economy GoLight.

Onboard the aircraft, you may enjoy the best in Greek cuisine while being seated in comfortable Economy seats or specially designed Business Class seats that are more spacious. Services onboard Economy Class flights include complimentary refreshments, and kids’ activity packs, besides other things. At the airport, Business Class passengers can relax and unwind before their flight at the airlines’ lounges. They could even avail of priority check-in counters, baggage handling services, and more.

The in-flight entertainment is sure to occupy your attention, and you could also try in-flight shopping to pick up any gifts you might have missed buying earlier. For more details, please contact AEGEAN’s customer support here.If you need to cancel a booking and need information on the same, AEGEAN’s cancellation policy is available for your perusal here.

AEGEAN’s Baggage Allowance

Passengers in Business Class may carry 2 pieces of cabin baggage. The weight of one bag must not be more than 8kgs and the other must not be above 5 kgs. Economy passengers may carry on 1 piece of up to 8 kgs.

Check-in baggage may be 1 piece of up to 23 kgs in Economy Flex cabin class, and 2 pieces of up to 32 kgs each in Business Class. Note that Economy GoLight passengers are not entitled to any free checked baggage allowance.

For more details on AEGEAN’s baggage policy, please check here.

AEGEAN’s Web Check-In and Boarding Pass

AEGEAN offers its passengers the Web check-in facility that lets them complete their check-in procedures before reaching the airport.Passengers can make use of the Web check-in service from 48 hours up to 30 minutes before the flight departure time. It is a time-saver as it lets you avoid the hassle of waiting in long queues at the airport in front of the check-in counters.

Apart from its time saving benefit, this service also lets you choose your preferred seat from the available ones. Additionally, it lets you send your AEGEAN’s boarding pass on to your personal devices in the form of a Mobile Boarding Pass or simply print it.

Passengers using the Web check-in facility may proceed straight to the gate if they do not have any luggage to check-in or drop-off at the dedicated ‘drop-off’ counters. Passengers can also use the check-in facility for connecting flights issued on the same ticket if their departure is within 24 hours.

AEGEAN’s Miles+Bonus

If you are an AEGEAN frequent flyer, then you may enroll in Miles+Bonus, the carrier’s reward loyalty program for its patrons. You earn miles every time you fly with AEGEAN.

There are three tiers of membership—Gold, Silver, and Blue. Silver and Gold tier members can enjoy the feature of Together account. Such members, on activating a Together account, could add up to 5 members irrespective of their tier status. All the miles earned are accumulated in this shared account.

You may earn award miles by flying with AEGEAN and its airline partners. You are also entitled to earn award miles when you use your credit card to pay for any services and facilities from AEGEAN’s non-airline partners. These miles can be spent for booking flight services as well as non-fli ght services like accommodation, car rental services, food and beverages, shopping, entertainment, health and wellness, and much more.

Cleartrip: Runway for AEGEAN Flights

You are sure to be impressed by the speed and clarity of the Cleartrip website when using it to plan your travel itinerary. A user-friendly interface like ours makes the planning process simple, placing all the information you need at your fingertips. We have a fare calendar that shows you AEGEAN flight fares for each day of the month on one window. Save your payment information with the Expressway feature, so you won’t have to re-enter them the next time you need to make a booking.

If you are a Smartphone user, Cleartrip also provides an app that you can download and use on your mobile. It is available for iOS, Android, Blackberry, and Windows OS. Search for flights, book tickets, check flight arrival and departures, and even your AEGEAN PNR status using the app. Check Cleartrip’s Top Deals from time to time and you are sure to find incredible discounts, festive season and regular sales, cash back offers, and loads more.

Cleartrip also has websites present in Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, and Bahrain. If you are interested in more information, then check out: AEGEAN Oman, AEGEAN Qatar, AEGEAN Kuwait, or AEGEAN Bahrain.

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