How to manage your trip if there is an airline strike

So you've discovered that your flight got tangled up in a strike? Don't sweat it, it happens to the best of us. First things first, take a deep breath and resist the urge to panic. Trust me, freaking out won't make those planes fly any faster.

GetGoing is here to help. Let's start with some handy tips:

  • Know your options: Passengers affected by an airline strike typically can receive a refund or change flights. Review the fare rules to fully understand what's available.
  • Get the facts: Visit the airline's website to see your flight status. Plus, keep an eye on social media, airline apps, or trusted news sources – they're lifesavers for real-time info.
  • Make a plan: GetGoing's travel experts can lend a hand and help find the best solution for you. Reach out via phone, email, live chat, or WhatsApp.

If one of your flights is affected by a strike, GetGoing will contact you by email to let you know if the airline has permanently canceled your flight or moved you to another flight. Then you can choose the option that best suits your needs.

And if all else fails, embrace the adventure! Who knows, maybe you'll discover a hidden gem in the airport or make a new friend while waiting for that next flight. Safe travels!

Images of long lines at airports due to canceled flights by strike