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help getting itinerary without purchasing ticket

help getting itinerary without purchasing ticket

Old Feb 12, 19, 6:39 am
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help getting itinerary without purchasing ticket

i apologize if this is discussed previously but, a search showed nothing! Could anyone point me to a resource whereby i can create an iron showing flights and hotels, or even just flights without first purchasing the ticket? The purpose is to provide a means for advance travel expenses. Much obliged for any suggestions!
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Old Feb 13, 19, 6:52 am
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I'm not sure what you mean by "iron" Maybe spell-checker got you? Itinerary?

Anyway, if I understand your question, something like www.kayak.com would be easy to get prices for flights and hotels.
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Old Feb 13, 19, 6:58 am
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Literally any airline website
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Old Feb 13, 19, 7:03 am
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Normally an airline itinerary = reservation (also sometimes called PNR) doesn't show prices. If you want to document the price, do a dummy booking on the airline website. However, prices and availability change frequently, so even if you still qualify for the fare, your actual ticket that's purchased could cost significantly more.
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Old Feb 13, 19, 9:46 pm
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some airlines offer (3-7 day) hold/fare-lock for a fee

(UNited, wizzair)

a proper travel agency can put tickets on hold for some time (locking the itinerary and price)- they may have a surcharge (or be willing to waive it given enough business)
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