Jetstar and Virgin have been fined hundreds of thousands of dollars for drip pricing, the practice of advertising a cheap airfare online, then adding a range of fees and charges later, pushing up the final price. The Federal Court has ordered Jetstar to pay a $545,000 penalty and Virgin Australia […]
Cheap airfares are partly to blame for a 4.7% drop in profit to $244.6 million at travel agency Flight Centre. Flight Centre says the cheap flights dragged on growth in Asia and in Australia. International capacity during 2016 grew faster than the number of passengers, leading to empty seats. In […]
Happy, cheap travels.
Yep, that annoying charge at the end