AIRFARE EXPERTS – Here at Velocity Tours & Travel we are airfare experts. When traveling internationally or domestically we save you time money and find you options not available with online booking engines. Many of our agents come from the airlines where they have received extensive and in depth training on the complex world of airfare. If you haven't quoted your trip with Velocity then you haven't seen your best option.
Cancelled or delayed flight? By booking with Velocity you put yourself at the front of the line with our 24/7 emergency flight service
When you book with Velocity you have a life line available to you when things don't go right. With our 24/7 availability you have a real person that can help get you rebooked. This essentially puts you at the front of the line of everyone else that booked with the airline directly or one of the big online booking sites. This can make all the difference when seats and flights are limited due to cancellations. When you have bad weather or cancelled flights, the lines are long at the airport, and everyone is calling the airline. Hold times can be horrendously long.
Around the World Fares, Air passes, Bulk Airfare, Tour Fares, Add on Fares . . .
In the world of airfare there are several tools we use that enable us to find better options than online booking engines. Around the World Fares are a wonderful tool if you have an extensive itinerary that spans the globe. These fares are best friends for business travel and back-packers alike. AIR PASSES are utilized for flying within a specific region. There are many different types of air passes and the vary from region to region throughout the world. These air passes give you flexibility and save you money on your flights. Air passes have to be calculated manually and are not available when you book online. BULK AIRFARE and TOUR AIRFARES are discounted airfares that are only available when booked in conjunction with a tour. With these fares there are options to include your flight, hotel, car, transfer, and tour. The savings sometimes is good enough that sometimes your package is as much if you purchased the airfare alone. Now how's that for savings?
We are the airfare Experts!.
Would you self diagnose a medical issue online? Would you self council a legal case online? Chances are you would not. Travel is the same. It's great to research online however talk to an expert on the destination. Don't you want the inside scoop? Travel agents that specialize are your best asset when traveling the globe. They have the experience and knowledge to make your trip not just a vacation but an experience!
Hold and Freeze your airfare price at No Cost! Frozen Airfares℠ are free. When you reserve with Velocity your price is saved and guaranteed. Most holds on International airfare will last 72 hours. Airfare guarantee is until 5pm MST the same day you make a reservation. If you are planning a trip it is always best to hold the airfare. Airfares price increase usually are because of a change in availability.
Add on fares
Add on fares are fares that enable you to combine multiple airlines onto one ticket. This benefits the traveler by creating one baggage rule for your entire journey, connecting your baggage so you don't have to recheck it, and saves you money. A good example of this are fares to Africa where there are several non US based carriers that publish fares from their gateway city. For those living in a non gateway city there are add on fares that will enable you to connect with the international carrier. Add on fares start at around $10 and go up from there.
Air passes are discounted flights to move you within a specific region. These flights and fares are only available when you arrive into this region from an international destination by way of specific carriers. The savings and flexibility on these fares can not be beat. Don't spend more than you have to and don't miss out on extras like free bags. By checking with Velocity Tours and Travel you ensure you have all your options before you to make an informed purchase.
24 Hour Full Refund policy
Most tickets can be fully refunded by 5pm MST the following business day. The exceptions to this rule Southwest, Airtran, other low cost carriers, and packages. Ticketing fees are non-refundable.
We save our customers up to 70% off online rates. Our discounted fares can not be found online or through most other travel agencies. Now 70% is the extreme. Normally we can save you 5% to 20% off.
Our expertise with airfare is hard to beat. Our understanding of airfare is from the inside out. Our airfare agents all have backgrounds with the airlines and have had extensive training. This type of expertise is hard to come by!
Peace of Mind 24/7
We offer you 24/7 emergency travel service. When you book your flights with Velocity Tours and Travel you get access to a 24 hour 7 days a week line that puts you in touch with a real live agent. When the lines are long at the airport and hold times with the airlines are long, you can expect to get ahold of us within minutes. Just call our office at 801-296-8687 and if it is after hours dial 9 and leave a message for the agent on call.
Frequent flier points, Hotel, and Car rental reward points
As a client of Velocity Tours and Travel we keep your airline, hotel, and car reward numbers in your profile. Gone are the days of keeping track of all your numbers. We do the work for you. When you book your flights, hotel, or car we automatically add your number into the reservation so you can be assured you are getting the credit you deserve.
Corporate and Non-profit rewards points for travel
Corporate and non-profit organization rewards are tracked for you automatically with Velocity Tours and Travel. We have several programs and tools that enable your non-profit organization, or business to earn free travel. When it comes time to redeem your corporate points we do the work for you and save you the headache.
Tired of paying for baggage? We have several ways we can book your ticket to select destinations, in a way that will allow you to carry more bags for free. This is not an option when you book online.
Our fees are lower than the airlines and much lower than other travel agencies. See our current fee schedule for more details.
When traveling internationally many countries require visas, pre-paid taxes, or vaccinations. If you are missing something required you will be denied boarding. Countless times we have heard from people that have missed vacations or hard to purchase new tickets because they booked online and failed to read the fine print or research what the destination countries requirements are. Here at Velocity Tours and Travel you can rest easy knowing we will advise you when there are special requirements for your destination.