View Full Version : Delta Drops Internet Fares 05/05/01

05-05-2001, 09:06 AM
Internet Fares from DFW/MCO just dropped from $267 to $169 @delta.com.. WOW !!!!!

05-05-2001, 12:47 PM
Thanks for the information. My family and I are going to WDW the first week in June. I paid $223.50 for my tickets. I just called Delta and we will be receiving four travel vouchers for $54 each. I have to fly to Atlanta next Feb. and that gives me a headstart on paying for those tickets.:pinkbounc

05-05-2001, 02:01 PM

Glad to help. It was such a shock ,as the price had been
as high as $305 two weeks ago. Almost spilled my coffee on this one!

We saved about $60 a ticket on vouchers and decided
to get two more at the $169 price for a suprise September trip to WDW.

I don't think we will see the $129 price from last June/July any time soon , but who knows????

05-06-2001, 08:44 AM
I have tried to get vouchers when the air fare was reduced previously. Delta told me no vouchers on internet purchases. I tried a couple of times. Anyone experience this?

05-06-2001, 01:13 PM
last month, in April. I purchased tickets on the internet in February - the price dropped slightly - and I called to request vouchers. They arrived about 2-3 weeks later.

Maybe try calling again, speak to someone else?

05-06-2001, 01:15 PM
I forgot to specify that these were Delta internet tickets I got the voucher on.

05-06-2001, 05:02 PM
Can you tell me what dates this fare is good for? And how you found the rate?
I tried the web site but it came up as 228.00 RT.


05-06-2001, 06:28 PM
:D Thanks for the heads up on the Delta fares. Just saved $195. per ticket from Islip to Sacramento in September. That means my flight to Florida is paid for.

05-06-2001, 07:15 PM
Thanks you Delta!!! Our trip will be in March 2002 and Delta rates have been $350+ for that time period. I received an email from FareWatcher (or FareFinder?) and got them for $176/ticket, DTW-MCO.

Pinky :bounce:

05-06-2001, 07:47 PM
We bought our tickets in September for July. Our outgoing flight is fully booked and doesn't even come up on the screen when I type in the dates to see if the fare dropped.

The return flight has many openings left. Any chance of me getting a voucher on one segment of the trip, or no because the price is usually determined by the outgoing fllight? Just wondering if anyone knows!:smooth: :earsgirl:

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05-06-2001, 08:04 PM

Try different Arrival/Departure dates . A Sunday departure in September(DFW/MCO) changed
the fare from $169 to $235.

05-06-2001, 08:09 PM
cindala, it can't hurt for you to call the airline and ask, but in my experience, the fare has to have come down on your exact itinerary for the airline to issue a voucher for the fare difference.