Some of our teachers are preparing to arrive in London for the upcoming academic school year and they want to know how to get the best, cheap flights to London from wherever they are in Canada or the USA.
I wrote this piece a while back, but much of the information is out of date already, so here's an update:
- Sarah Buchan from Flight Centre has agreed to give our teachers at least a $25 discount for any international flight that they book through her. Just say "Classroom Canada" when you call her and she'll set you up with a good deal. You don't actually have to be one of our teachers to benefit from this, so if you're with another agency but read this blog, feel free to say "Classroom Canada" to get the deal anyway. I don't mind! Call
- Try to think outside the box. Ron is one of our teachers from Toronto, and he really wants to go to Iceland on his way to London. He found a deal through Iceland Air where he can have a one week stopover in Iceland on his way to London for only $400 (including taxes) - that's a steal and a half!
- Sign up to receive weekly newsletters from Flight Centre and Travel Zoo. I find most of my flights this way. Seat sales are often announced & if you pay attention you can get better deals this way.
- Canadian Affair is a website for travel between Canada and the UK. I check there first and then call Sarah at Flight Centre to book the flights I see that are cheaper than most.
Have I missed anything here? Please share your travel tips below!
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