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Anybody here know how to get your flight changed for free or cheap?

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  1. landfill

    landfill Well-Known Member

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    Trying to get my flight changed from leaving Saturday to leaving tomorrow, but Delta wants way too much. Any suggestions.
     
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    chuk VIP Extreme Gold

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    You are S.O.L. Your only option is to show up at the airport and hope you get an agent willing to bend the rules.
     
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    landfill Well-Known Member

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    They want about the same or more than I paid for original flight...I guess I might be screwed.
     
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    Teeney Why meee??? Gold VIP

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    Blowing the guy at the ticket counter works for me, I normally even get an upgrade. :) Only kidding. Hope everything works out for you.
     
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    landfill Well-Known Member

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    Yeah...I'm not gonna do that. I guess I can only hope its a chick at the counter.
     
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    date a chic with a large wingspan
     
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    Teeney Why meee??? Gold VIP

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    You wouldn't happen to have a lot of frequent flyer miles would you? I have to change flights quite a bit for my employer. Sometimes the agents will be a little more flexible if you are someone who travels a lot. Again good luck and don't dismiss my BJ suggestion to quickly. :rolleye:
     
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    Just borrow Mark Cuban's EZ-Pass (he got it for the bargain rate of 125K in the late 80s)
     
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    landfill Well-Known Member

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    No I think I only have around 12000...It would have to be a much more expensive flight transfer for the BJ.
     
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    the fee could be anywhere from 75-150. usually not more than that unless you bought one of those ultra-cheap tickets with limited usage.
     
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    It's 150, plus the difference of the original price of the ticket. I've called twice today and have been checking online constantly...so far its too expensive.
     
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    Ok! But I forgot to mention you also get an extra bag of peanuts during your flight.
     
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    What kind of peanuts?
     
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    Where are you going?
    Business or pleasure?
     
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    landfill Well-Known Member

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    Pleasure. HNL.
     
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    Teeney Why meee??? Gold VIP

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    [​IMG] Nuts on the go (in more ways than one). See I can tell my idea is growing on you. :)
     
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    landfill Well-Known Member

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    Ha!
     
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    That is just the change fee. You also have to pay the difference in fare. And with this little time left, those tickets are going to be super expensive.
     
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    $509 is the cheapest so far.
     
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    Doesn't everyone here have Private Plane Service?

    Who knew:dontknow:
     

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