Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Cruise Deals. Cruise Questions and Answers! > Ask CruiseMates Staff
Register Forgot Password?

Ask CruiseMates Staff Got a question? Our staff will do its best to help.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old July 17th, 2001, 09:16 AM
Senior Member
Cruise Maniac
Join Date: Sep 2000
Posts: 116
Default Air Fares by Jim Glab

The problem with arranging your own air for a cruise is simple: You start your cruise in one place and end it elsewhere. What is the best and cheapest way to get one way airline tickets?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old July 17th, 2001, 11:18 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: New England
Posts: 2,417
Default Re: Air Fares by Jim Glab

You don't do one-way. You price Multi-city and try to stay with one airline or partner. example. My son is flying from DC to Detroit, driving to Toronto, return flight is from Toronto. Flights on Northwest price out the cheapest @ $227. We flew to Amsterdam on KLM and returned from Genoa, Italy (actually Milan) on Alitalia both Northwest partners from Boston. I used American to San Juan and from Acapulco. Do some research on-line and price out each segment individually. Then let a TA price the exact flights you would like to get the best price. For Europe, the cruise line did guarantee the KLM/Alitalia flights at a very good price and we were going to go in a day early anyway, so it was worth the deviation fee especially for the airport transfer in Italy. Milan is a 2 1/2 hr. drive from the port.
Bon Voyage
Reply With Quote


cruisemates, glab, jim, llc

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best Air Fares? KennethRussell CruiseMates Group Cruises 3 March 28th, 2009 01:45 AM
air fares suefish Princess Cruise Lines 9 December 21st, 2004 04:32 PM
SPECIAL reduced air fares for our CM Hawaii group cruise Kuki Royal Caribbean International 1 September 22nd, 2003 12:55 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:24 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1