From 15 February 2012, Air France KLM will introduce an Optional Payment Charge in the UK for Air France and KLM tickets, purchased with a credit card.
As part of this change, a £4.50 payment charge will be payable for Air France KLM economy cabin tickets purchased.
The Optional Payment Charge is applicable to any tickets issued on Air France (057) and KLM (074) tickets where the form of payment is a credit card and where the fare for the segments booked is an economy cabin fare.
Visa & MasterCard Debit cards including Visa Electron & Maestro cards will be exempt from the charge.
Q: What will be the Optional Payment charge amount?
A: The Optional Payment Charge will be a fixed amount of GBP4.50 per booking.
Q: Does the Optional Payment Charge apply to all credit cards?
A: Yes, the Optional Payment Charge is applicable to all credit card payments. Debit cards are exempted from the payment fee.
Q: Is the Optional Payment Charge valid for all booking classes?
A: No, the Payment fee is applicable for economy cabin booking classes only. Premium economy (W, S, A), Business (J, C, D, I, Z) and First (P, F) booking classes are exempted.
Q: Are there any other exceptions/exemptions?
A: Yes - infant tickets are exempt from Optional Payment Charge