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Flight delay compensation: Know your rights after Thomson defeated in court

If you've suffered a long delay on a flight, don't be deterred by airlines stonewalling your claim for compensation

30 September 2013

Flight delay compensation: It's an airline lottery for passengers can reveal huge differences between airlines' approaches to paying flight delay compensation

16 August 2013

Flying with hand luggage? Check its size to avoid airline fees

Passengers can pay up to £75 per item, per flight to put luggage in the hold if their bags don't fit on board

4 June 2013

Travellers should still beware pre-selected ‘extras’

Tavel agent Opodo and airline Flybe still automatically pre-select optional extras for holidaymakers, our research finds

26 September 2012

Ryanair and BMI Baby to auto-charge cards for Spanish tax hike

Thousands of passengers flying from Spain will automatically be debited the increase in Spanish airport tax

10 July 2012

Ryanair and BMI Baby slap extra Spanish tax on flyers, even if they've already paid

Ryanair customers already booked on flights leaving Spain will be retrospectively charged increased Spanish airport tax

6 July 2012

Airlines forced to display debit card fees upfront

Twelve airlines — including Easyjet and Ryanair — soon won't spring last-minute fees on customers paying by debit card

5 July 2012

Airline duo axe debit card surcharges, but Easyjet & Ryanair won't follow suit

After Flybe and Thomson scrapped fees for paying on a bank card, the spotlight falls on Easyjet and Ryanair

22 June 2012

Q&A: How safe are Thomas Cook holidays?

Many worried travellers have contacted to find out their rights if the troubled firm goes bust

23 November 2011

Travel firms still flout rules on charges

Consumers booking a holiday should beware the continuing menace of firms trying to opt passengers into optional extras

22 August 2011