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Flight Centre Travel Group Appoints Global Sustainability Officer

Friday, 21 January 2022, 9:00 am | Flight Centre

The Flight Centre Travel Group (FLT) has appointed Michelle Degenhardt as its global sustainability officer. In the newly created role, Michelle will work closely with FLT’s people at all levels to help ensure the company’s business practices are ... More >>

Flight Centre Welcomes The News Of The Auckland Border Reopening Ahead Of The Crucial Holiday Season

Wednesday, 17 November 2021, 1:43 pm | Flight Centre

New Zealand’s largest travel retailer, Flight Centre welcomes today’s news that the Auckland border will reopen from 15 December 2021 to those who are vaccinated or can produce a negative pre-departure test. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made ... More >>

Flight Centre’sTravel RunwayIsSet To Inspire KiwisTo Travel Again

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 9:03 am | Flight Centre

As New Zealanders await the inevitable news of borders opening to the world again, Flight Centreisre-igniting theexcitementof travel with itsfashion week inspired, Travel Runway. Live from 9 to 13 November, Travel Runway will be ... More >>

Flight Centre Travel Group Puts Its People At The Forefront With New Alumni Site

Monday, 1 November 2021, 1:51 pm | Flight Centre

New Zealand’s largest travel retailer, Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG), has today launched a new website that puts departed alumni front in line for roles when travel opens up again. Having lost many of its people during the Covid 19 pandemic ... More >>

Illuminate Event Will Light The Way To Travel Recovery

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 3:34 pm | Flight Centre

Flight Centre Travel Group’s corporate travel management event, Illuminate 2021, is set to return this month, lighting the way to a business travel recovery. The event, held virtually on Thursday 21 October, coincides with the recent launch of ... More >>

Flight Centre outlines plans to create a new global business

Monday, 3 April 2017, 2:15 pm | Flight Centre

THE Flight Centre Travel Group (FLT) has outlined plans to create a new global business that will provide in-destination services to travellers. More >>

Business Travel in 2017: Supersonic & Premium

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 3:04 pm | Flight Centre

While some argue technological advancements will eventually take away the need for business travel, figures released today from FCM Travel Solutions, one of New Zealand’s leading corporate travel management companies, show New Zealand business owners disagree. ... More >>

Travel Trends You’ll Be Talking About in 2017

Friday, 6 January 2017, 4:50 pm | Flight Centre

TRAVEL TRENDS YOU’LL BE TALKING ABOUT IN 2017 25 years ago the world seemed a much bigger place. A New Zealander might have saved to take one holiday every second year. An online booking website for Flight Centre NZ was just a pipe dream. Destinations ... More >>

LGBT Flight Centre NZ First

Monday, 12 December 2016, 2:56 pm | Flight Centre

Flight Centre NZ has teamed up with Topdeck Travel to offer a customised LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) tour through Europe that will attend World Pride in Madrid. The collaboration is a first for Flight Centre NZ, New Zealand's largest travel retailer, ... More >>

Flight Centre NZ Staff Give Back

Monday, 5 December 2016, 2:56 pm | Flight Centre

Today is International Volunteer Day and the theme is ‘Together we can’, something Flight Centre NZ embodied on the weekend when more than 800 staff volunteered at projects around Auckland as part of their ‘Giving Back’ staff conference. More >>

Flight Centre NZ Offer Lifeline to Pumpkin Patch Employees

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 1:53 pm | Flight Centre

Flight Centre NZ have been in touch with the Human Resource department at pumpkin patch to offer outgoing employees a fast-tracked way into the travel industry. More >>

Don't Be Caught by Possible US Election Currency Volatility

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 12:42 pm | Flight Centre

Kiwi travellers are being urged to avoid exchange rate uncertainty and possible exchange rate volatility by considering their currency needs ahead of the US Federal Election which is happening overnight. More >>

Airfare War Goes Premium

Friday, 7 October 2016, 9:39 am | Flight Centre

Flight Centre NZ has today released a record low airfare flying business class to London return ex Auckland from only $3,399NZD per person. An almost 40 percent drop in price from the retailers best advertised fare only yesterday. More >>

Record Low Fare to London

Monday, 5 September 2016, 11:20 am | Flight Centre

Flight Centre NZ has today released a record low exclusive return airfare to London ex Auckland from $1,349NZD per person. More >>

New Report Identifies Best Value Holiday Spots in UK/Europe

Friday, 8 July 2016, 10:42 am | Flight Centre

In the wake of the Brexit vote the spotlight has been on the UK and Europe and many Kiwi holidaymakers are wondering just how far their money will now go due to the fall of the Sterling. While the Euro and other currencies within the European Union ... More >>

Virtual Holidays Now A Reality As FC NZ Introduces New Tech

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 10:18 am | Flight Centre

Flight Centre New Zealand has launched a virtual reality experience, offering customers the chance to immerse and virtually transport themselves to a destination of their choice. Powered by Samsung’s Gear VR headsets, users will be able to virtually ... More >>

Kidscan And Flight Centre Partner

Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 4:54 pm | Flight Centre

KidsCan has today announced that thanks to support from the Flight Centre Foundation, five orchards will be planted in schools around the country in 2016, and 625 pairs of shoes and socks will be distributed to children, as a part of KidsCan’s ‘Shoes ... More >>

Flight Centre Travel Expert Signs for NZ Sign Language Week

Tuesday, 10 May 2016, 11:17 am | Flight Centre

Flight Centre travel experts are fluent in many languages including NZ Sign Language. Renee Olsen, from Newtown Flight Centre in Wellington is one such travel expert. Ms Olsen learnt NZ Sign Language at university and now uses it regularly to converse ... More >>

Record Low Airfares NZ - Europe From $999 Return

Friday, 22 April 2016, 9:54 am | Flight Centre

Sale fares have typically ranged around $1,300 to $1,600 in the past, depending on time of travel and airline carrier. More >>

Travel to the Philippines Just Got Easier

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 12:45 pm | Flight Centre

Flight Centre reported a 20 percent increase in bookings to the Philippines in 2015, compared to 2014 With Air New Zealand's announcement today of a new direct route to Manila this growth is expected to continue Air New Zealand this morning announced ... More >>