Blue Islands Airways

Contact details

Telephone:

Reservations: Local- 0 8456 20 21 22 All other- +44 1481 727567

Website:

http://www.blueislands.com

Blue Islands Airways Check-in

Check-in desks only open one hour before a flight is scheduled to depart. Blue Islands will not board passengers who arrive with less than 40 minutes left until departure time.

Online check-in is available if you’re traveling with only carry-on luggage beginning 48 hours before scheduled flight departure. For all domestic flights, you need to be at the gate no less than 15 minutes before the departure and no less than 25 minutes for international flights.

Blue Islands Airways baggage allowance

The total free baggage allowance weight is 44lbs (20kg), including carry-on. The maximum weight allowance is 70lbs (32kg). While there is not an excess baggage fee, you should notify Blue Islands as far in advance as possible if you will have excess baggage, to reduce the probability that it will have to be sent on a later flight.

Blue Islands Airways legroom

No information available.

Passenger change details

Changes to passenger name, flight and date times can be made at any time up to one hour in advance of the scheduled departure by calling the reservations number.  There is no fee for changes.

Child fares

Infants under the age of two will be able to travel for £10 per flight, provided they are seated on an adult’s lap. Children over two pay the full adult fare.

Senior fares

None.

Pets

Dogs and cats will be carried by prior arrangement on most routes. Details vary according to aircraft type. Dogs or cats weighing less than 11lbs will be carried for £10 for each portion of the trip. Your pet counts as part of your baggage allowance. Guide dogs can travel free of charge on all services. To book any pet travel, call the reservations number (listed above).

Carrying musical instruments

No information available.

In-flight service

Complimentary refreshments are available.

Air miles

Blue Airways rewards program is Business Advantage. Rather than accumulating singular miles, a person may accumulate flights and, for every 10 flights booked, a member will receive one free flight.

In-flight magazine

None.

Airline alliances

None.

Airline overview

Blue Islands Airways (formerly Rockhopper) is headquartered in Alderney, Channel Islands. Its destinations are the Channel Islands, Bournemouth, Shoreham (Brighton City), the Isle of Man and St. Brieuc, Brittany. The airline was started in 2001 to carry perishable goods from Bournemouth to Alderney, but it soon began scheduled passenger service.

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