Puerto Pollensa Travel Guide
Before You Go
Flights
Package Holidays
Latest Special Offers!
All-Inclusive Hotels
Hotels & Aparthotels
Private Villas/Apts to Rent
Villa Companies
Local Rental Agents
Cruises
Car Hire
Airport Transfers & Taxis
Travel Insurance
Late Deals!
Currency
Holiday Shopping
Background Info
Language
Books
Events & Fiestas
Climate & Weather
Art & Culture
Flora & Fauna
Links
Discussion Forum
Once You're There
Maps
Airport Directions
Tourist Information
Eating Out
Buses & Trains
Music & Entertainment
Excursions & Days Out
Shopping & Markets
Kids
Beaches
Walking, Cycling
Boat Charters
Sailing/Watersports
Market Place
Boats & Yachts
Property For Sale
Businesses For Sale
Property Services
Local Services
MouseMats & T-shirts
Computers
Internet Services
Virus Protection
PuertoPollensa.com discussion forums

Go Back   Pollensa Forum > BEFORE YOU GO > Flights to Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Flights to Palma de Mallorca, Majorca Anything related to flights to & from Palma and airports (UK & PMI).

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 18-11-2009, 10:57
****
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 70
Default BMI FLIGHT FROM MANCHESTER TO PALMA FRIDAY 5th FEBRUARY 2010

Hi, I just thought I might mention that back in September I booked a flight from Manchester to Palma from Friday 5th February – Friday 12th February 2010. Last night I tried to get into my booking online to change personal details and the system didnt recognize my details so I finished up ringing BMI direct at approx 20:00. The person I spoke to made the necessary amendments and within 10 minutes I had an email, which at a glance I took as confirmation to my changes. But after reading the threads on here recently re BMI I went back online later to read the email properly - so glad I did. It was my travel and flight itinerary and the outbound date had changed. It was now Monday 1st February! I had not received the usual email notification about this change. I fly with BMI several times a year to Palma and 9 times out of 10 the outbound flight times change, they send an email, I click on a link to accept this etc. I check my email daily and there wasn’t anything from BMI about the change.

I rang them as soon as the lines opened this morning and the guy I spoke to was quite helpful. He said they had sent me an email yesterday – explained I hadn’t received it so after much discussions – especially about me not being about to take a 2 full weeks off work, as is their policy, they agreed to refund my air fare minus the £15 booking fee.

If I hadn’t had changes I needed to make re my personal details I would have probably not gone into my booking again and turned up at the airport on Friday 5th February. It may be that other passengers booked on that flight have received the usual email notification of the changes and for some reason I have slipped through the system. However I thought I should mention it in case other Puertopollensa.com members were also booked on that flight and hadn’t received an email either – I recommend that they check their bookings – and if you cant get into it, you know why – the date has changed.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 18-11-2009, 13:14
Sun Properties's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: On a boat somewhere in the Med
Posts: 242
Default

Typical BMi 'tactics' in my opinion. They bombard you with special offer emails etc however once you have booked and want further information/wish to complain etc they make life difficult. I know others have had a similar experience with the other budget airlines however BMi seem to be the worst with Ryanair close behind!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 19-11-2009, 10:48
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: West Yorkshire
Posts: 376
Default

We read your post with interest in as much as we have had trouble with BMI Baby before but could only get out to our accomodation in March by using their flight on a Friday. Having seen the post, we have just checked and it seems that they have cancelled the Friday flights up to the 12th. Feb but have kept the Monday service from Manchester. When asked IF the Friday service would still be operating in March we were told " at the moment we plan to operate the service". Anybody take bets that it will be changed in a week or so?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
3 night break 12 - 15 February 2010 ragdollabbi Hotels, Villas & Apartments in Pollensa & Cala San Vicente 5 24-10-2009 22:13
New Ryannair flight, Leeds to Palma Tonsyl Flights to Palma de Mallorca, Majorca 4 25-08-2009 17:49
Balearics in Manchester clinkham Events & Fiestas in Pollensa and Majorca 1 28-04-2009 23:09
bad experience of pp - Chivaz - anyone there Friday? reflex001 Entertainment in Pollensa & Majorca 1 19-06-2007 17:39


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 17:56.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
(c) Copyright Holiday Webs Ltd 2011