Group Booking FAQs
What kinds of group travel can you organise?
Whether you’re trying to arrange flights for a family party, a corporate event or a sports tour, we can help you get to where you need to go. Alternative Airlines specialises in selling tickets you won’t find on other flights searches, so if your party is heading somewhere off-the-beaten-track, we can find you the best flights for your group at the cheapest price.
What are the benefits of booking as a group?
When you make a flight reservation as a group, Alternative Airlines can offer you special perks. Here’s a list of some of the perks you can benefit from when you book group flights:
You can change the names on the tickets in your group, free of charge, before tickets are issued
Depending on the airline that you fly on, you won’t have to pay for you flight straight away. Some airlines allow for you to pay for your group booking just weeks before your departure or only require a small deposit at the time of booking.
We'll always try to seat your group members together.
Our excellent customer service team will be available to assist you every step of the way.
When you make a group booking, you have the option to add an additional passenger to your group booking for the same price you paid when you originally made the booking.
How many people do you need to make a group reservation?
At alternativeairlines.com, you can book flights for up to nine people on our website. If you have any questions about this process, we’re available 8am-8pm GMT every day of the week to answer any queries you may have and provide you with expert advice. Here’s our contact information.
For bookings of 10 or more, fill in the form and we’ll get back to you with a quote. There’s no maximum number of passengers you can include in one single group booking, which means you can travel with your whole party together.
Are group flights more expensive?
Group flights can be more expensive, but they can also be cheaper, it’ll depend on the airline that you book with. There are lots of other perks when you make a group booking with Alternative Airlines. Did you know that if the ticket hasn’t already been issued you can change the passenger name on the ticket free of charge?
Do I get a discount when booking flights for a group?
We are unable to guarantee discounts for group reservations, as it will depend on the individual booking made. However, there are many other perks you can enjoy when making a group booking. For example, when you make a group booking with Alternative Airlines, you’re much more likely to have you group seated together.
Do you book group travel on low cost airlines?
Yes. Alternative Airlines book group travel on all types of airlines, including low cost airlines.
Can you organise chartering a private flight?
Yes. We can organise a chartering private flight. If you’re looking to book a private charter flight, or your group booking consists of 30 or more passengers, please give us a call. Contact information can be found here.
Can you organise group travel in Premium or Business class?
Yes. We can organise group travel for all classes of service, including premium and business class. When filling out the form for your group booking, select your preferred class. You can choose from economy, premium economy, business and first class.
Do children still get special rates when travelling with a group?
Some airlines still offer special child rates when flying as group, while others don’t, it depends on the airline. However, if you make a group booking and you want to add an additional passenger to the booking afterwards, you can do so at the price you originally paid when making the booking.