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GBP V. EUR On FR

Sat Jan 23, 2010 4:11 am

I was poking around FR's website and I noticed on their (rather lengthy) fee schedule, they were quoting the fees as if the GBP and the EUR were on par with each other (i.e. 1:1 exchange rate). Now, last time I checked (also today) the exchange rate was about 1 GBP = 1.11 EUR. I checked U2's site, and they seemed to be doing the exchange rate properly, and I did not check the legacy carriers (BA, LH, AF, etc). Is this a common practice in Europe? Now, if I were a UK resident, I would be rather annoyed with FR.
 
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RE: GBP V. EUR On FR

Sat Jan 23, 2010 10:02 am



Quoting F9Fan (Thread starter):
Is this a common practice in Europe?

Ryanair is, in general, not common practice...

... though personally I still fly with them  Wink

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