SkyTeam Launches Discounted Round the World Travel

Easy-to-book promotional fares to over 1,000 destinations

AMSTERDAM, 25th January 2016 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is offering customers more of the world for less, with a 10% discount off Round the World fares in 2016.  

The promotional fare is available for economy-class tickets for travel up to 26,000 miles purchased by 31 March 2016. Tickets must be purchased at least 7 days in advance and travel must commence by 30 June 2016 and be completed within 6 months.  

The discounted Round the World fare is valid on all 20 SkyTeam airlines across a comprehensive network of 1,057 destinations.  SkyTeam is the leading alliance in Greater China, Russia, Mexico and North America and offers an unrivalled choice of flights in Europe and Latin America, giving globetrotters the flexibility to plan their ideal itinerary.

“The Round the World ticket is the most efficient way to circle the globe and our customers benefit from its particular flexibility. These fares leverage SkyTeam’s global network to provide a ‘Seamless experience’ anywhere you want to go. Our promotion will make a journey around the world even more accessible to passengers planning their trips with SkyTeam,” said Mauro Oretti – Vice President Sales & Marketing. “It’s easier than ever to plan and book these tickets. With 1,057 places to choose from, your biggest challenge will be deciding where to fly.”

An example of a SkyTeam Round the World itinerary possible within the promotional fare conditions* of a maximum of 26,000 miles, at a cost of € 2,569.92 including taxes and surcharges: Amsterdam – Mexico City – Tokyo - Ho Chi Minh City – Moscow – Amsterdam

SkyTeam’s Go Round the World pass can be booked online at www.skyteam.com, via SkyTeam airlines’ reservations centers or a local travel agents. Customers wanting to explore a particular region in greater depth can add on any of SkyTeam’s range of Go Passes including: Go Africa, Go Asia, Go Europe, Go Greater China, Go Russia and Go USA and Canada. For more information about SkyTeam’s Go Round the World pass, click here.

Promotional fare conditions

  • Booking must be made before 31 March 2016 using the flights of any of the 20 SkyTeam member airlines
  • Travel must start between 6 Feb - 30 June 2016
  • The maximum stay is six months, the minimum stay is ten days
  • A minimum of three and a maximum of five stopovers is permitted
  • Total travel may not exceed 26,000 miles 

* Fares are subject to availability

For more information:

SkyTeam

Corporate Communications

E: media@skyteam.com

About SkyTeam

SkyTeam is the global airline alliance with 20 member airlines working together to offer seamless travel on an extensive global network.  From top hubs around the world, SkyTeam members provide reliable and comfortable journeys to over 1,050 destinations. SkyTeam customers can unwind in 636 lounges as they travel, earn and redeem Frequent Flyer Miles. SkyTeam Elite Plus customers are eligible for SkyPriority services. The 20 members are: Aeroflot, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Aeroméxico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Garuda Indonesia, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Middle East Airlines, Saudia, TAROM, Vietnam Airlines and Xiamen Airlines. SkyTeam welcomes 612 million customers each year on more than 16,320 daily flights to 1,057 destinations in 177 countries.

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