Air booking--how far in advance?
24th December, 2008
I am arriving in Hanoi Jan 7.
I need to go to SGN sometime between Jan 10-11, but would like to keep my travel plans flexible.
Will I have to pay substantially more if I wait to book my flight until I get there?
I am being quoted $95 US right now for the flight, which seems like a fair price...the agent is asking me to confirm ASAP--I am not sure if this is because they want the sale, or if flights are filling up fast in the days leading up to Tet.
#1 Posted: 24/12/2008 - 23:39
21st January, 2004
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If you're planning on flying during Tet I'd buy the ticket now. $95 for Hanoi to Saigon seems very cheap to me. If you don't want to work through an agency, check flights on Jetstar.
#2 Posted: 26/12/2008 - 07:22
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