For your protection and peace of mind we hold an Air Travel Organisers Licence (ATOL) granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is ATOL 6216. …
Are flights covered by ABTA or ATOL?
ATOL covers package holidays that include flights, and some flight only sales. If the travel arrangements you buy are ATOL protected, you will receive an ATOL Certificate from your travel company at the time you make your payment, and you will need to keep the certificate safe.
How do I know if my flight is ATOL protected?
To make sure your holiday is protected, look for the ATOL logo in your travel company’s brochures, adverts and websites. Your travel company should also be able to tell you if ATOL protection applies. To check the ATOL details of your travel company, please use our ATOL Holder Search facility.
Are airlines covered by ATOL?
ATOL is a UK financial protection scheme and it protects most air package holidays sold by travel businesses that are licensed in the UK. … Please note that ATOL does not apply to holidays or flights booked directly with scheduled airlines or to flights booked with airline ticket agents.
Do you get ATOL protection with flights only?
Are flight-only bookings covered by ATOL? Generally speaking, no. ATOL protection only tends to cover package or adventure holidays (flights + accommodation, flights + car hire or a combination of all three).
What happens if my flight is not ATOL protected?
If you book a flight with an ATOL holder (either direct or through a travel agent) and you get an ATOL Certificate as soon as you make payment, your booking is protected if the ATOL holder fails and the ATOL holder is also obliged to offer a refund should the airline that you are booked with fail financially.
What is difference between ATOL and ABTA?
What is the difference between ABTA and ATOL? ATOL (Air Travel Organiser’s Licensing) sits alongside ABTA but is specifically designed to cover people who fly. Whereas ABTA covers rail, road, or sea travel holidays. Many ABTA tour operators also provide bonds to the Civil Aviation Authority under the ATOL scheme.
Does ATOL cover Covid?
RCNs issued after 10 March 2020 and midnight 19 December 2021 solely due to the Covid-19 pandemic will have ATOL will have ATOL protection.
Is Kiwi ABTA protected?
Yes, the Guarantee protects all forms of transportation in your trip.
How do I claim my holiday money back from ATOL?
Making a claim
The refund process is quite straightforward; ATOL Protected consumers should complete an ATOL Claim Form and provide the documents they have been issued with as evidence that they had a contract with a failed ATOL holder, along with the evidence of payments made.
Does Atol protection cancel flights?
Bear in mind though that while ATOL protection may mean you get a refund for your flight and/or package holiday, it won’t cover other elements booked separately that you can’t use if your holiday is off – for example, if you’ve booked separate hotels or car hire.
What kind of package is protected by Atol?
ATOL is a UK financial protection scheme and protection applies to most air package holidays sold by UK travel businesses. The law says your holiday must be protected if you book a holiday with a single travel firm that includes: flights and accommodation (including a cruise), or. flights and car hire, or.
Are travel agents responsible for refunds?
Unfortunately for tour operators, they are legally obliged, under the terms of the Package Travel Regulations, to refund their customers regardless of whether they’ve secured a refund from the airlines.
Can I cancel my holiday if I have only paid the deposit?
The travel company’s booking conditions will set out the cancellation terms. Normally you’ll be required to pay the full deposit and then forfeit this amount.