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Information on Air Fees & Taxes

Please read the following carefully.

Unless otherwise indicated, companies listing deals on Travelzoo may not include all applicable taxes, charges and government-imposed fees in the price you see. The following overview has been prepared to give you an idea of what additional fees and taxes may apply. These charges are subject to change, so make sure you check the details with the relevant travel company.

Taxes:  Taxes are made up of a number of variables such as the destination you are flying to / from, departure dates, airport taxes, airline levies and fuel surcharges. Please note, taxes are subject to change until paid in full.

Departure Tax:  Australia's Departure Tax is inclusive of the ticket price. Some international locations require payment on departure.

Booking or Service Fee:  Many suppliers charge an additional fee for handling your booking

Credit Card Fee:  A number of suppliers will charge a fee for payment by credit card. This is generally a percentage of the total fare but may also be a flat fee. Debit cards can also incur a nominal charge. This varies according to company.

Ticket on Departure:  Dependent on your departure dates (generally for travel within 21 days of purchase), you may also have to pay a 'Ticket on Departure' fee to collect your tickets at the airport.

Paper Ticket Charge:  Since the advent of e-ticketing, airlines and other suppliers have increasingly added a charge for issuing 'paper' (or traditional tickets). This varies according to supplier.

Booking Amendments & Cancellations:  Itinerary changes, if permitted, may be subject to a change fee. This varies according to market, carrier and the specific fare rules associated with your ticket.

Maximum Occupancy:  Many holiday packages are based on 'maximum occupancy', meaning that a certain number of people must travel together to get the advertised price. ‘Under-occupancy’ will incur an additional per person charge. This varies according to provider.

Inflight Meals:  Flights included in a package deal are generally with charter or low cost carriers, who charge for inflight meals. This may be added to your holiday price.

Transfers:  Transportation from the airport to your accommodation may or may not be included in the advertised price for your holiday.

Baggage Charges:  In an effort to keep fares low, while still making a profit, many airlines have now introduced a range of baggage charges. This varies by airline, with some low cost carriers now charging for ALL checked baggage.

 
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