What a difference!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'UK Community Board' started by Deedee, Oct 30, 2009.

  1. Deedee

    Deedee DIS Veteran

    Sep 9, 2005
    I went to our local thomson travel agents yesterday to price up 5 nights in New York for our silver wedding anniversary next June. To fly from Heathrow with BA it is approx £600 each to fly from Birmingham with continental staying at the same hotel just over £3000 each :scared1: I can't believe the difference in price. The poor girl in the travel agents said there must be a problem with her computer but i tried it myself when i got home and it came up the same price.
  2. tennisfan

    tennisfan Was told off for sliding down the bannister at SL Moderator

    Jul 15, 2004
    I found it similar when I was booking NY. It was about £500-700 more to fly out of Gatwick rather then Heathrow:scared1: baring in mind both are major airports. I think its because most flights for NY go out of Heathrow to JFK

    TBH I wish I booked it separately now as the we ended up paying slightly more then agreed as the hotel we chose didn't have any rooms & I could have got it cheaper.
  3. mandymouse

    mandymouse Bahama Mama Time !!

    Mar 8, 2003
    Wow, that's a bit of a shocker :eek:

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