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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 3:38pm On Jan 16, 2018
To get a better and cheaper fare for your travel, plan and buy your tickets a month before travel, preferably Wednesdays and Sundays. Most of the time fares are cheaper on Wednesday and Sunday.


Prior to peak season try getting your tickets a at least a month to peak seasons, fares are more expensive during peak seasons

Peak seasons are:

Mid July - early September ( summer period )

Mid November - mid January ( winter season/Christmas break )

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 10:17am On Jan 20, 2018
Good morning all so we would be getting new travel tips today, we need to get the best alternatives to that expensive fares to our travel destinations
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Taofeekdboy(m): 10:32am On Jan 20, 2018
kagari:
Good morning all so we would be getting new travel tips today, we need to get the best alternatives to that expensive fares to our travel destinations
please bro I intend Travelling to Abu Dhabi on feburary 1 and coming back 28th of feburary, please help me to check for cheaper flights
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 10:44am On Jan 20, 2018
Taofeekdboy:
please bro I intend Travelling to Abu Dhabi on feburary 1 and coming back 28th of feburary, please help me to check for cheaper flights

This thread is more on travel advice, I would check the fare and still profer travel advice if need be sir
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Taofeekdboy(m): 11:23am On Jan 20, 2018
kagari:


This thread is more on travel advice, I would check the fare and still profer travel advice if need be sir
Thanks sir, I'm waiting for the kind feedback
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 12:00pm On Jan 20, 2018
Taofeekdboy:
Thanks sir, I'm waiting for the kind feedback

Flying direct to Abu Dhabi with emirates would cost you over 400,000 naira but alternatively you could travel thus;

Lagos - Dubai with north Vancouver air, its a 9 hours direct flight .

Then take a cab/bus to your location in Abu Dhabi

Bus fares from Dubai - Abu Dhabi is approx: 25 dirham's

Private cab fare from Dubai - Abu Dhabi is approx : 300 dirham

A dirham is approx 98.5 naira

So 25 dirham is approx 2500 for bus fare

300 dirham is approx 7500 for private cab fare

The last bus leaves by 11 pm at the Al- ghubaiba metro station very close to the airport

If you fly with this airline you would be arriving Dubai by 22:55, you won't meet the last bus, so you either choose to go with a private cab or sleep at the airport and wait for the first bus that departs by 6 am.

The bus departs every 20 mins

Just you know when you enter the public bus front seats are reserved for ladies and children

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Taofeekdboy(m): 12:09pm On Jan 20, 2018
kagari:


Flying direct to Abu Dhabi with emirates would cost you over 400,000 naira but alternatively you could travel thus;

Lagos - Dubai with north Vancouver air, its a 9 hours direct flight .

Then take a cab/bus to your location in Abu Dhabi

Bus fares from Dubai - Abu Dhabi is approx: 25 dirham's

Private cab fare from Dubai - Abu Dhabi is approx : 300 dirham

A dirham is approx 98.5 naira

So 25 dirham is approx 2500 for bus fare

300 dirham is approx 7500 for private cab fare

The last bus leaves by 11 pm at the Al- ghubaiba metro station very close to the airport

If you fly with this airline you would be arriving Dubai by 22:55, you won't meet the last bus, so you either choose to go with a private cab or sleep at the airport and wait for the first bus that departs by 6 am.

The bus departs every 20 mins

Just you know when you enter the public bus front seats are reserved for ladies and children

thanks...so how much is north Vancouver air from Lagos to Dubai
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 12:56pm On Jan 20, 2018
Taofeekdboy:
thanks...so how much is north Vancouver air from Lagos to Dubai

230 400

Was an oversight
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 5:56pm On Jan 20, 2018
Feel free to seek your advice on this thread
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Partnerbiz: 6:58pm On Jan 20, 2018
kagari:
To get a better and cheaper fare for your travel, plan and buy your tickets a month before travel, preferably Wednesdays and Sundays. Most of the time fares are cheaper on Wednesday and Sunday.


Prior to peak season try getting your tickets a at least a month to peak seasons, fares are more expensive during peak seasons

Peak seasons are:

Mid July - early September ( summer period )

Mid November - mid January ( winter season/Christmas break )

why Wednesday and Sunday pls?
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 7:23pm On Jan 20, 2018
Partnerbiz:


why Wednesday and Sunday pls?

Don't really know but from experience I come to notice
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Viola2017: 12:31pm On Jan 21, 2018
Hi,

All is ready for my trip from Abuja to California entring through LAX.
I intend to leave abuja on May 01,2018. When do you think i should buy the ticket to make it cheap?
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kenevision(m): 5:40pm On Jan 21, 2018
kagari:


There isn't a cheaper fare for that route, there are direct flights to Vienna : Ethiopia air and KLM but Ethiopia is the cheapest but KLM has the shortest travel time of approx 10 hours plus stop over.

A rough idea of the fare cost for Ethiopia is around 334 000 on the average.

Hope this helps

Thanks alot bro, very helpful.

Well, let me keep making my plans with the amount you specified.

Am a low budget traveler though

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by rinzaugustine: 8:17pm On Jan 21, 2018
Very good thread kagari

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 10:45pm On Jan 21, 2018
Viola2017:
Hi,

All is ready for my trip from Abuja to California entring through LAX.
I intend to leave abuja on May 01,2018. When do you think i should buy the ticket to make it cheap?

First week of april, but you can be on the look out either through travel sites or travel agent for promotional tickets.

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 10:46pm On Jan 21, 2018
rinzaugustine:
Very good thread kagari

I am honored bro

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Viola2017: 3:34pm On Jan 23, 2018
kagari:


First week of april, but you can be on the look out either through travel sites or travel agent for promotional tickets.


Thank, you have done noble
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 2:24pm On Jan 24, 2018
Viola2017:


Thank, you have done noble

I am humbled sir
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 11:48am On Jan 29, 2018
Good morning all
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Saintp(m): 2:21pm On Jan 29, 2018
kagari:


First week of april, but you can be on the look out either through travel sites or travel agent for promotional tickets.


How can I get promotional tickets? which travel agent offers it?
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 2:26pm On Jan 29, 2018
Saintp:


How can I get promotional tickets? which travel agent offers it?

Travel agents can help you on that, or you keep checking airline travel portars to know

Send me an hi on whatsapp

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by Saintp(m): 2:30pm On Jan 29, 2018
kagari:


Travel agents can help you on that, or you keep checking airline travel portars to know

Send me an hi on whatsapp

OK. I'll contact you when I'm ready to make a booking. I still have some few months left
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 2:33pm On Jan 29, 2018
Saintp:


OK. I'll contact you when I'm ready to make a booking. I still have some few months left

Would be at your service

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by samnijazz: 11:17pm On Jan 29, 2018
How much is the cheapest flight, Lagos to winnipeg. return ticket
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 12:02am On Jan 30, 2018
samnijazz:
How much is the cheapest flight, Lagos to winnipeg. return ticket

You have to provide a travel date/duration to get best travel advice
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by samnijazz: 11:15pm On Jan 30, 2018
April 15 and return May 10
kagari:


You have to provide a travel date/duration to get best travel advice
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by mostHandsome01: 6:40pm On Jan 31, 2018
kagari:
Feel free to seek your advice on this thread
hello Kagari, good job you doing here.
got a question, If one is traveling to the usa with a student visa for a program thats almost 2years, will a one way ticket be bought or a round trip return ticket ?? destination is new york.
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 7:40pm On Jan 31, 2018
mostHandsome01:

hello Kagari, good job you doing here.
got a question, If one is traveling to the usa with a student visa for a program thats almost 2years, will a one way ticket be bought or a round trip return ticket ?? destination is new york.

One way ticket bro.

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Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by mostHandsome01: 10:31pm On Jan 31, 2018
kagari:

One way ticket bro.
thanks boss.
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by kagari: 10:52pm On Feb 02, 2018
mostHandsome01:

thanks boss.

You welcome bro
Re: Tweaking Your Travel Routes and Time For Cheap Fares/budget travel by wanger50(m): 11:09pm On Feb 02, 2018
Thanks for this thread.l intend travelling to Nairobi, Kenya and has being wondering the best time to leave in terms of cost.

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