*World Economic Forum (WEF) 2013 http://www.economist.com/blogs/gulliver/2013/03/britains-exorbitant-airport-taxes. ** PWC “The economic impact of Air Passenger Duty” 2013. ** *3.7% decrease in the 9 months to December 2014 vs prior year.
Flybe can confirm that we will be refunding APD charges for any child (children) with a booking on or after the 1st May 2015 departing from a UK airport. Customers can expect a refund within 28 days of completing their request.
Bookings made with Flybe since the 12th December 2014 will not have been charged any APD Tax for children under 12 years old.
As of 1 March 2016, passengers aged 12 to 15 travelling economy from the UK will no longer pay Air Passenger Duty (APD).
All bookings made on flybe.com or via our contact centre for travel from 1st March 2016 will not be charged APD tax for teenagers under 16 years old. If you have booked through our mobile site or mobile app you will need to apply for a refund using the form below.
If you meet the check list above we ask that you fill out our APD claim form below. Please have your booking reference number, passenger details and the date of birth of the child/children travelling. We will process your refund within 28 days of receipt to the card used to make the original booking.
Please contact the third party you made the booking with and they will contact our refunds team directly through their normal channels.
As of the 12 December 2014 all new bookings made with Flybe will not be charged any APD Tax for children under 12 years old.<