Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • Y4MLN
    • By Y4MLN 12th Jun 17, 4:16 AM
    • 3Posts
    • 1Thanks
    Y4MLN
    0 WOW
    Dial A Flight Price Difference
    • #1
    • 12th Jun 17, 4:16 AM
    0 WOW
    Dial A Flight Price Difference 12th Jun 17 at 4:16 AM
    Hi,

    I was wondering if anyone can help.

    I have booked and paid for a holiday to dubai with dial a flight yesterday at 18:00 total trip cost me £3300.

    At 20:00 i phone dial a flight again and spoke to a different advisor. I went through the booking process again for a relative who wanted to go on the same holiday. However this time the holiday came up to £2759. FOR THE EXACT SAME HOLIDAY NOTHING CHANGED.

    In 2 hours there was a price difference of £600. Is this allowed? what shall I do??
Page 1
    • eDicky
    • By eDicky 12th Jun 17, 5:13 AM
    • 2,686 Posts
    • 1,158 Thanks
    eDicky
    • #2
    • 12th Jun 17, 5:13 AM
    • #2
    • 12th Jun 17, 5:13 AM
    what shall I do??
    Originally posted by Y4MLN
    Celebrate your relative's good fortune with them, in the hope that Dial a Flight don't say later that there's more to pay in order to travel, as such agents often do.

    Prices can change at any time. What did Dial a Flight say at 20:00 when you asked to cancel and rebook your own holiday at your relative's price?
    • Y4MLN
    • By Y4MLN 13th Jun 17, 2:16 AM
    • 3 Posts
    • 1 Thanks
    Y4MLN
    • #3
    • 13th Jun 17, 2:16 AM
    • #3
    • 13th Jun 17, 2:16 AM
    to Dial a flight after a bit of arguing they refunded the difference.
    • eDicky
    • By eDicky 13th Jun 17, 2:02 PM
    • 2,686 Posts
    • 1,158 Thanks
    eDicky
    • #4
    • 13th Jun 17, 2:02 PM
    • #4
    • 13th Jun 17, 2:02 PM
    Well done! Luckily you didn't get much advice here, or it might have put you off trying...
    • Caz3121
    • By Caz3121 13th Jun 17, 4:39 PM
    • 10,685 Posts
    • 6,977 Thanks
    Caz3121
    • #5
    • 13th Jun 17, 4:39 PM
    • #5
    • 13th Jun 17, 4:39 PM
    to Dial a flight after a bit of arguing they refunded the difference.
    Originally posted by Y4MLN
    good result. I am assuming this was a flight + hotel. If the hotel had dropped price they may have been able to cancel/rebook that element or reduce their commission they were taking - doubt you would have got this result with flight-only unless they had not yet booked the flights and they reduced
    none the less better the money in your pocket
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

3,505Posts Today

4,613Users online

Martin's Twitter