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Public call for cheaper flights | Port Lincoln Times

Public call for cheaper flights | Port Lincoln Times

Mr Pearson said the council charged an $8.80 passenger levy which covered the infrastructure and administration of the airport and it was among the lower levies in the state. He said as part of the council’s strategy, it would liaise with the airlines to see what could be done in relation to ticket prices. Facebook comments responding […]

How To Beat the Airline Pricing Model | Boomer Travel Patrol

How To Beat the Airline Pricing Model | Boomer Travel Patrol

Go Non-Refundable and Travel Insure For those of you who book Refundable Airline Tickets, take a look at this Airline Ticket Hack from AardvarkCompare.com – Go Non-Refundable and Travel Insure – Your flight price has dropped by up to 70%. If you are even thinking about buying a refundable ticket, then do the math on […]

Jetstar and Virgin handed penalties for ‘drip pricing’ techniques | The Sydney Morning Herald

Jetstar and Virgin handed penalties for ‘drip pricing’ techniques | The Sydney Morning Herald

The fines, which amount to $200,000 for Virgin and $545,000 for Jetstar, were handed down in the Federal Court on Tuesday, following its finding in November 2015 that their use of “drip pricing” techniques was in contravention of Australian consumer law. “I think this is a very big deal,” said Rod Sims, chairman of the Australian Competition and […]

Vietnamese prefer low-cost products and services with decent quality | VietNamNet

Vietnamese prefer low-cost products and services with decent quality | VietNamNet

Le Thanh Nguyen in HCMC last week bought 100 medical masks at once, because she only had to pay VND15,000 only for every box of 50 masks. But she later regretted her decision as she discovered that the mask was made of dirty cotton. The case has stirred a debate about sale strategy in Vietnam. […]

These new air fares are for the cheapest of the cheapskates | The Washington Post

These new air fares are for the cheapest of the cheapskates | The Washington Post

The big airlines have jumped into the “basic economy” market, competing with the super-cheap airlines that cater to the most frugal passengers. Within hours of each other, American and United announced that they had begun selling basic economy fares that push down the price of a ticket. The lower price can come with caveats, however, […]

Clear cookies when searching for flights online | INSIDER

Clear cookies when searching for flights online | INSIDER

Entire novellas have been written on how to score cheaper flights, and the internet is flooded with sites and apps claiming to be able to get you the best possible deal. But you don’t need any of that. There’s one simple little thing you can do to trick the system and get a cheaper ticket, […]

Etihad Is Starting To Price The Residence More Reasonably | One Mile at a Time

Etihad Is Starting To Price The Residence More Reasonably | One Mile at a Time

As you’d expect, The Residence is bloody expensive. For example, a one-way ticket from New York to Abu Dhabi will set you back over $29,000. Recently I wrote about how not all tickets in The Residence are too insanely priced. For example, a ticket from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai costs ~$3,000. That’s still a lot of […]

easyJet® pricing strategy: should low-fare airlines offer last-minute deals? | LSE Research Online

easyJet® pricing strategy: should low-fare airlines offer last-minute deals? | LSE Research Online

easyJet, one of Europe’s most successful low-cost short-haul airlines, has a simple pricing structure. For a given flight, all prices are quoted one-way, a single price prevails at any point, and, in general, prices are low early on and increase as the departure date approaches. We observe from these policies and from the empirical section […]

This 11-second trick can save you hundreds on your next holiday | Mirror Online

This 11-second trick can save you hundreds on your next holiday | Mirror Online

Experts say the best time to book a holiday is on a Tuesday morning at 10am. That’s because airlines release their last minute deals for the following weekend on this day – sending competitors scrambling against each other for the best prices, and your custom. Bookings comparison website Skyscanner also says travellers hoping for a […]

Is the UK’s ad police going after dynamic pricing? | Tnooz

Is the UK’s ad police going after dynamic pricing? | Tnooz

The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld complaints about “misleading prices” in adverts from Ryanair and lastminute.com, with the ruling on the latter potentially having implications for any OTA including dynamic real-time pricing in their digital marketing campaigns. The independent body received a complaint – just the one – from someone who saw an […]