Posts Tagged ‘ Sydney Airport ’

Yes, airport retailers do charge more

Nov 24th, 2019 | By

The advice to air passengers must bedon’t buy at the airport but on the high street and keep your remaining cash for next time or donate it to one of the charities.



Airport Parking

Aug 28th, 2011 | By

The Productivity Commission in Australia has lived up to its name by producing a 400 page book on its airports. One chapter looks at the price of airport parking. Guess which airport is the most expensive that they compared against? Yes, Heathrow.



First Airlines, Then Cruise Companies, Now Airports Again

Sep 9th, 2010 | By

Airline passengers are familiar with the different ways that are used to raise the final price of tickets. Then cruise companies, (as we said last week) joined the bandwagon. Not to be left out airports like Edinburgh and Luton introduced charges to just drop people off. Now one airport – Sydney – in Australia has found another way to charge.
Use their duty free shop and a 1% levy is imposed on you if you pay by credit card. Any credit card.