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Flybe


4 of 5 bubbles
1,442 Reviews
Headquarters: Jack Walker House, Exeter EX5 2HL England +44-1392-366669 Website
Rating summary
  • 3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Legroom
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Seat Comfort
  • 4 of 5 bubbles
    Customer Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Value for Money
  • 4 of 5 bubbles
    Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Check-in and Boarding
  • 3 of 5 bubbles
    Food and Beverage
    2 of 5 bubbles
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, movies)
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8 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

worst company ever. Don't book with this company unless you want to lose your money, your time and your temper. Today I had a flight from London to Paris CDG and the flight was canceled with no previous notice. Had to travel to airport to find out that the flight was canceled. evenmore: the company gives no compensation to costumers...

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Europe Economy London - Paris

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Thank Inês S
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I would never fly with this company again. Racist and unprofessional. refused to give me a glass or bottle of water on board for my little kids.

Domestic Economy Manchester - Belfast
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South West England, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Flybe. I've used this airline regularly but while the trip to Edinburgh was fine, the return was a pain. We were late taking off, as the flight crew said there was fog in Exeter. We took off & when we got to Exeter it was indeed fogbound, so we circled for hours hoping for the fog to clear. It didn't!...

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Domestic Economy Bristol - Edinburgh

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Thank Paul H
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Flybe operates relatively small aircraft, which means they are usually pretty full. However high occupancy doesnt seem to translate into very competitive prices. Easyjet and Ryan are always cheaper on relatively similar provibcial routes. Dunno why? But aircraft moder, clean and staff/srrvice good

Domestic Economy Aberdeen - Belfast
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Thank PersonalTaste
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our first experience with Flybe - we just had to choose the only day in recent memory when all flights from Exeter were cancelled because of fog. It could and should have been chaos but the Flybe ground staff were superb. Tired ,harassed by complaining passengers and worked of their feet the small team coped with everything that was thrown...

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Domestic Premium Economy Exeter - Norwich

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Thank Bleadonman
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice crew and flight ! Been using Flybe for a few times and nothing bad to say in all my trips ! Will be back in two weeks ! Recommend !

Europe Economy Faro - Southampton
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Thank Mario763
Truro, United Kingdom
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208 reviews
57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our first flight with FlyBe or (FlightMaybe) as our friends call them and sure enough our flight was delayed from Exeter. The Flight over was quick and trouble free, the planes are slightly dated and could do with a good refurb. The flights were relatively cheap and we got where we wanted to be :)

Europe Economy Exeter - Amsterdam
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Thank Christopher F
Penzance, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a lunchtime flight to London on a Friday and we did the return on the Sunday. Checking in was easy at the airport and the Flybe staff helpful and polite. The Boarding of the plane was hassle free and the flight just long enough to get served tea and coffee, you have to buy these but the prices...

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Domestic Economy Newquay - London

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Thank Gymmonster
Leicester, United Kingdom
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446 reviews
297 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice friendly cabin crew however the aircrafts always seem to be small which makes me very nervous indeed. Turbulence is consequently always bad.

Europe Economy Birmingham - Paris
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Thank Elmo1989_03
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49 reviews
19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Easy to book, check-in and get on board. Return flights were both on time. Plane is small with propellers, which doesn't help my flight anxiety, but for the quick flight all went smoothly.

Domestic Economy Belfast - Leeds
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“DONT BOOK WITH THIS COMPANY. THE CHANCES OF CANCELATION ARE HUGE DUE TO "much lower operating limits in comparison to other airlines"”
 of 5 bubbles 533in_ss, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you can use on line check-in to speed the process through to boarding”
 of 5 bubbles Bleadonman, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“check in online if possible”
 of 5 bubbles JeanJ667, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have luggage when arriving at Gatwick from an international flight, the flybe bag drop is right by luggage collection,”
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“Do not fly with Flybe”
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About Flybe
UK-based Flybe (BE) is a low-cost carrier that also holds the distinction of being Europe’s largest regional carrier. Founded in 1979 as Jersey European Airways, the airline flies to more than 100 destinations in about a dozen European countries. It also has codeshare agreements with Aer Lingus, Air France, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Finnair, KLM and Jetairfly. Flybe’s fleet of 72 aircraft includes 50 Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 planes, 11 Embraer E-175 planes and nine Embraer E-195 planes, as well as two ATR 72-600 planes operated for SAS.
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