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Hello, Anyone out there know anything about Thomas Cook and Condor Flugdienst Airlines? Looking at low cost Airlines for trip to Copenhagen in October (from Florida)  Thanks

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What are you specifically looking to learn?

 

Both are part of the Thomas Cook group, and are focused on leisure destinations.  Although they may offer a lower priced ticket, be aware of other fees and ticket restrictions.  And know that they pack in the seats.

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19 minutes ago, FlyerTalker said:

What are you specifically looking to learn?

 

Both are part of the Thomas Cook group, and are focused on leisure destinations.  Although they may offer a lower priced ticket, be aware of other fees and ticket restrictions.  And know that they pack in the seats.

Thanks, I did notice when trying to do a dummy booking they only allowed one checked bag. I did not see where you could pay to get a second.  Do you know if  they financially more stable than Norwegian Air?

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We took Thomas Cook airlines from MCO to Glasgow and back in  2017.  They are restrictive about baggage (1 checked) and food and drink served on the plane.  Dinner was a usual airline dinner with either 1 hot or 1 cold drink.  Before that snacks and drinks were offered for a price-no free drinks except with dinner and breakfast (just okay).  I knew about that so made do but I did not know the seats do not recline-I had a backache for 2 days afterwards.  DH got the tickets because it was a non-stop 8 hour flight not because of the price which was not way less than some 1 stops.  I made sure to eat a big breakfast and bring water on the return flight.  Not sure I would use them again but they seemed stable at the time and left and returned on time.

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9 hours ago, tvmovielover said:

We took Thomas Cook airlines from MCO to Glasgow and back in  2017.  They are restrictive about baggage (1 checked) and food and drink served on the plane.  Dinner was a usual airline dinner with either 1 hot or 1 cold drink.  Before that snacks and drinks were offered for a price-no free drinks except with dinner and breakfast (just okay).  I knew about that so made do but I did not know the seats do not recline-I had a backache for 2 days afterwards.  DH got the tickets because it was a non-stop 8 hour flight not because of the price which was not way less than some 1 stops.  I made sure to eat a big breakfast and bring water on the return flight.  Not sure I would use them again but they seemed stable at the time and left and returned on time.

Thank you, were the "non reclining" seats in premium economy?

 

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12 hours ago, FlyerTalker said:

IIRC, Cook is has only one class - misery economy.

There web site say's they have premium economy. Maybe this was just added in the last few months. (or false advertising) They have a separate price for this too. I don't like the 1 checked bag only. Thanks for all your information.

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Condor has a premium product.  TCA and Condor are two separate operations.  And you don't seem to clarify which you are talking about.

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4 hours ago, FlyerTalker said:

Condor has a premium product.  TCA and Condor are two separate operations.  And you don't seem to clarify which you are talking about.

My apologies, actually talking about both. I went on the "Condor Flugdienst Airlines:" web site to check flights and prices and it gave me flights for Thomas Cook.  Go Figure..... the websites (that I found) for both look the same, except for the name of the airline.  

 

I'm still hoping for United Air to have something compatible to my time and points. Other wise I may gamble on Norwegian Air. Got a little time TA cruise is not until October.

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