Christopher Luxon

Price Cuts in Air fare between Air New Zealand and Jetstar make Tickets Cheaper for the Second Week

Price Cuts in Air fare between Air New Zealand and Jetstar make Tickets Cheaper

The domestic airlines are now in a price slashing war trying to attract the customers.

The price tussle started between Jetstar and Air New Zealand one week back when, the low cost airline of Qantas revealed the addition of Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth and Palmerston North to its regional network.

The carrier sold 16,000 flight tickets priced at $9 when it launched on August 31and Air NZ was not lagging behind and responded almost immediately by matching the fares at $9 on its 'Grabaseat' website.

Air NZ dismiss speculations about taking Virgin private

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