New pricing program where the advertised vacation price will include
all hotel and flight taxes and fees
(EDINA, Minn., Nov 29, 2011) — In response to travel agent and consumer feedback, Delta Vacations has implemented “No-Surprise Pricing” with advertised prices representing the complete price, including all hotel and flight taxes and fees required by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
As a convenience to customers, Delta Vacations has implemented this new pricing structure well before the new disclosure policy is required by the U.S. Department of Transportation, which has set a deadline of January 24, 2012.
The new “No-surprise Pricing” will be displayed throughout all advertising, as well as deals pages on the Delta Vacations website, and ensures that customers will not be ‘surprised’ by hundreds of dollars in added government taxes and fees.
Travel shoppers may notice an increase in the advertised prices of offers and promotions from Delta Vacations, however because all of the fees are now included, they will see that Delta Vacations prices are comparable to their competitors, once their taxes and fees are added later in the booking process. Until others adapt to this pricing format, Delta Vacations brands offer the benefit of viewing the total package price on vacations up front, from the very beginning of the booking process.
For more information on no surprise pricing, or to book a vacation through Delta Vacations, contact a travel agent, visit www.deltavacations.com, or call 1-800-800-1504.
About Delta Vacations
Delta Vacations is the official vacation brand of Delta Air Lines and offers customizable vacations via Delta Air Lines and its worldwide partners. Delta Vacations provides the convenience of booking flight and hotel together with the lowest available airfares on Delta and its partner airlines, offering discounted hotel rates, bonus miles for travelers through the Delta SkyMiles frequent flyer program and special offers to over 250 of the world’s most appealing leisure destinations, with a best price guarantee. Delta Vacations is managed, operated and marketed by MLT Vacations, one of the largest providers of vacations in the United States. Travelers will find more information by consulting a travel agent or visiting www.deltavacations.com.