What are consolidator fares?|
Consolidator fares are discount airline tickets purchased by "airline wholesalers" and then resold to travel agencies at substantial discounts (up to 70% off regular fares).
Are they charter flights?
This was true in the "old days." The truth is the overwhelming
majority of consolidator fares are on the same airlines you presently
pay full fare for.
What's the catch?
Consolidator fares are a great deal most of
the time. However, airline fare wars and special promotions are
Just like regular airfares, consolidator fares can sell out quickly
and may not be available all of the time.
Not all consolidators are alike. The BEST consolidators have direct
contracts with the airlines. ALL THE CONSOLIDATORS ON TRAVELHUB
HAVE DIRECT CONTRACTS WITH THE AIRLINES.
Cancellation fees may be higher for consolidator tickets. In some
cases, up to 50% of the fare price. Consequently, you should not
purchase a consolidator fare unless you are sure about your travel
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What makes TravelHUB's consolidator search different from the rest?
TravelHUB has powerful relationships with the most
respected consolidators in the travel industry. Our consolidator
clients have close relationships with all major air lines,
Global Distribution Systems, and large travel agencies. Additionally,
you are able to reserve your discounted ticket; immediately
TravelHUB listed agencies must be certified with the Airline Reporting
Corporation (or equivalent certification for overseas agencies)
and must meet TravelHUB's customer service requirements before
they can partake, or even be listed in TravelHUB's directory of
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