Icelandair Introduces Flexible Fare Structure

Jun 19, 2007, 01:00 ET from Icelandair

    COLUMBIA, Md., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective June 21, Icelandair
 will implement a simplified pricing structure for travel to and from
 Iceland. The new structure is more passenger friendly with increased
 flexibility and convenience, based on the air fare travelers are willing to
 pay, their particular needs and service requirements. There will be four
 airfare categories: "Saga," "Economy Flex," "Economy" and "Best Price,"
 which includes "Special Offers."
     All air fares will be combinable, allowing passengers to fly one way in
 one category and return in another, enabling them to take full advantage of
 the best air fares available at the time of booking and their personal
     Icelandair "Saga" passengers will retain the most flexibility and the
 highest service levels with priority check-in and seat selection, airport
 lounge facilities, extra baggage allowance and easier cancellation and
 itinerary change rules as well as one-way fares, combinable fares, and
 additional Frequent Flyer points (four times more than lowest economy
     "Economy Flex" passengers will receive similar benefits with flexible
 cancellation, itinerary change and seat selection options as well as
 one-way and combinable fares and additional Frequent Flyer points (50% more
 than lowest economy fare).
     "Economy" passengers will enjoy one-way and combinable fares, choice of
 seating and minimal charges for itinerary changes and cancellations. They
 also will receive additional Frequent Flyer points (25% more than lowest
 economy fare).
     Price sensitive passengers will find the new one-way and combinable
 fares particularly advantageous to their needs under the "Best Price"
 category, which will still qualify for Frequent Flyer points. Occasional
 "Special Offers" will be less flexible and will provide the absolute lowest
     The new fare structure to and from Iceland will be uniform in all
 Icelandair offices in the United States, Canada, Iceland, Scandinavia,
 Great Britain and Continental Europe.
     Additional details will be available from Travel Agents, Icelandair
 representatives at (800) 223-5500 and online at

SOURCE Icelandair