Tag Archives: Airline

Emirates Airline

Starting out, the Booking Procedure for Emirates is a problem. I spent two hours on their very slow website one afternoon, at the end of which I didn’t actually manage to book even one of our two flights. Why did I continue to bother then? Because they’ve a reputation as a very good airline, and they’re also very good value, so I persevered.  I emailed their customer service people. The email address bounced. Not very professional at all.  I managed to get a help desk number to call, not free-phone…

Review of Air Transat – London to Canada service

We travel between London and Canada a few times a year and mostly we use Air Transat, as it’s usually the cheapest direct service by a large amount. The last time we booked a flight, which was 2 months ago, for instance, Air Transat was £430 return from London to Toronto, whilst British Airways was £610 and Air Canada was about £500. The Air Transat booking staff in the UK aren’t great. But then again, from our experience, the booking staff from British Airways and Air Canada aren’t that good…