Priceline + Standby

 
Old Aug 9, 01, 12:28 pm
  #1  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: NYC
Posts: 217
Priceline + Standby

Has anyone had any experience trying to fly standby on a Priceline ticket on TWA? Any success?

Thanks.
katz is offline  
Old Aug 18, 01, 12:18 pm
  #2  
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, Earth (PIT)
Programs: Airline/TSA Avoidance Platinum, Hotel Disloyalty Silver, Hertz 1.7*
Posts: 5,277
Hm, week-old post, but I'll answer anyway.

I tried, and they told me no. Seemed at the time to be a TWA policy. I don't know if it has changed since (this was over a year ago). Despite Priceline and Hotwire stated policies, standby varies by airline. Continental rerouted a friend of mine on an entire two-flight segments with confirmed seats on the new flights. United has a stated policy allowing standby. On most others it's up to the agent. TWA did give me FF miles on my Priceline flights, but they didn't allow a standby.
CrazyOne is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread