Thursday February 20, 2020

Beware the hidden costs of holiday travel

You see what you think is great value, but the cost of your journey by air, sea or land may be more than you bargained for, writes Emma Kennedy.

27th July, 2013
One of the biggest add-ons when flying is for baggage. Photo: Thinkstock

Hidden travel costs can add up, so take care to read the small print when booking tickets. Whether you are staycationing, heading abroad on holidays or just travelling to another part of the country for a wedding or family commitment, travel can significantly increase the cost of your trip. Make sure you factor it into your travel budget alongside accommodation, food, entertainment and so on.

Here's a flavour of the type of fees you might...

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