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Domestic air $$$$

Quepos, Costa Rica
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Domestic air $$$$

trying to book a flight from Medellin to Cali and im looking at $ 244 round trip on avianca non stop and aires almost the same ..Book -it or wait ?? im planning on leaving wed sept 28, and think i might get a better rate in columbia ?? I waited too long to pull the trigger on my flight from san jose costa rica to medellin and wasted $200 RT so im tring not to make the same mistake twice .. thanks Remy

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1. Re: Domestic air $$$$

The only way you will get a cheaper fare so close to the departure date is if an airline starts a late sale. The price might go down by about 20 - 30 per cent but it's a gamble because if there's no sale the price might go up by a lot more. Or the price might not change.

Find a price you are happy to pay and take it. You already lost out once from Costa Rica.

Just for information, Avianca charge more for foreigne credit cards on-line than they do for Colombian ones so paying cash in Colombia you might get the lower fare.

Medellin, Colombia
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2. Re: Domestic air $$$$

Best bet is to book now - rolling the dice on hoping for a sale - they could fill up and you will be out of luck.

Bus should be around $25 a lot more time but very nice scenery.

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3. Re: Domestic air $$$$

Buy it. That's cheap for an internal flight.

San Miguel de...
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4. Re: Domestic air $$$$

I don't think Aires flies direct, you'd have to go via Bogota, which makes it a long trip.

Check Copa Colombia, Easyfly and Satena. They may fly that route. Oh, yes, and try to fly out of Medellin's downtown airport OEH.

Then there's always the bus.

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