Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Your air pass to travel around South America

Aerolineas Argentinas and Austral offer you an updated pass to travel around South America at preferential rates.
For example, start by Lima and end in Rio de Janeiro. But first, visit the Glaciers, Buenos Aires and Iguazu among other destinations.

To make your coupon booklet reservation, select your country of residence.
If you made your reservation online, pay here

This product applies for flights within South America operated by Aerolineas Argentinas only in Economy Class. No need to start the trip in Buenos Aires.
To purchase the coupon:
- If you start your trip in Argentina present your Aerolineas Argentinas international ticket with arrival and departure details of entry into South America.
- If you start your trip in any other country in South America, present your Aerolineas Argentinas or other Airline’s ticket used to enter and depart South America.


Price per sector (tax and surcharges not included)
  From / to BUE Tarifa
South America Montevideo
Santiago de Chile
Punta del Este
Porto Alegre
Asuncion USD 90
Internal legs
Rio de Janeiro - Iguazu y v.v. Santiago de Chile - Mendoza v.v.
From / to BUE
Florianopolis
San Pablo
Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Rio de Janeiro
Lima USD 130
Bogota Caracas USD 250


Conditions

Validity:
Tickets issued from 5th October 2012.

Routes:
Minimum: 3 (three) flight coupons. May be combined with Visit Argentina or Visit Argentina other Airlines.
Maximum: 12 (twelve) flight coupons between Visit Argentina and South American Pass.
The purchase of additional coupons is not permitted once ticket has been issued (even where the maximum of 12 coupons has not been reached.

Minimum / Maximum stay:
Minimum: no restrictions.
Maximum: 90 days from the date of the first South American Pass flight

Discounts:
Children: not applicable.
Infants: 10 % of adult fare.

Internal legs:
Air segments with layovers not departing/arriving at BsAs must be booked separately, issuing one coupon per air leg.
E.g.: Flight Salta - San Carlos de Bariloche with a layover at Mendoza must be issued as two coupons, i.e. Salta - Mendoza as a coupon and Mendoza - San Carlos de Bariloche as a different one.

Ticketing deadlines:
Bookings made prior or up to 8 (eight) days before departure of the first flight selected must be issued at least 7 (seven) days before departure of the first flight selected or up to 7 (seven) days from the day in which the reservation has been made, whichever occurs first.
Bookings made between 7 (seven) and 2 (two) days before departure of the first flight selected must be issued between 24 hours after the reservation has been made.
Reservations made 1 (one) day before, or the same day of departure of the first flight selected must be issued between the next 6 hours after the reservation has been made or at latest 1 (one) hour before departure of the first flight selected, whichever occurs first.

Ticketing:
Only one South American Pass per passenger may be issued.
South American Pass must be issued on a separate ticket in conjunction with an international return ticket to South America which must be shown at time of ticketing.
If the itinerary starts in Argentina international ticket must be flying Aerolíneas Argentinas.
If the itinerary starts in any other country in South America, international return ticket may be flying Aerolíneas Argentinas or any other carrier.
All taxes and additional charges must be collected at time of issue.

Refunds due to cancellation and penalty for no–show:
Before departure of first flight booked:
Original amount will be refund, less a cancellation fee of 30% of total fare.
After departure of first flight booked:
Refund not allowed.
Penalty for no-show: Charge of USD75 will apply.

Changes:
Date changes: USD50 per transaction, any time, within allowed maximum stay.
Change of routing: USD50 per transaction, any time, subject to availability of seats in the same fare basis plus fare difference if applicable.

AR Plus:
South American Pass flights will accrue miles at promotional class level.

Luggage allowance and excess charges:
Luggage allowance will be the same as applicable to the international arrival flight.
Standard excess luggage rates will apply to the applicable sector/s