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Fly to Australia from Just £429 Including Taxes!

Flight Centre offering incredible promotional fare to Perth, Sydney and Melbourne this Australia Day.

In celebration of Australia Day, Flight Centre, the world’s number one travel agent to Australia, is offering customers the chance to snap up return fares from London Heathrow to Australia from just £429.*

The Australia Day flash sale will be available from 10am on the 26 January 2017 for the first 26 tickets booked. Departures must take place between 17 April to 30 June 2017 and 01–30 Nov 2017. This ultra-low fare is one of the cheapest return flights to Australia of all time, equating to approximately than two pence per mile of travel.**

These incredible fares are expected to sell out very quickly so customers are advised to visit their nearest Flight Centre store or call 0800 082 5890 at 10am on 26 January to avoid missing out.

Alison Zacher, Retail MD at Flight Centre, said: “As a proud Australian company and the world’s leading travel agent to Australia, we’re passionate about helping our customers discover all the incredible things there are to do Down Under. So, what better way to celebrate Australia Day than offering our customers one of the lowest ever return fares to Australia so they can experience it for themselves, at an unbeatable price.”

Flights depart London Heathrow for Perth, Sydney and Melbourne with Etihad, with a stop at Abu Dhabi en-route.

The Flight Centre Travel Group (fctgl.com) is one of the world’s largest travel companies. Since establishing the first Flight Centre store in 1995, the business has grown its team of Travel Experts to include over 80 stores within the United Kingdom, with new stores opening regularly. Worldwide, Flight Centre has an amazing 2,500 stores globally, making Flight Centre one of the largest and most successful independent travel retailers in the world.

The Flight Centre team are experts when it comes to travel and are committed to providing customers with a great experience. They can organise anything from flights to holidays, hotels, car hire, tours, travel insurance, visas and more.

To book, visit one of Flight Centre’s 84 stores across the UK or visit www.flightcentre.co.uk.

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Notes to Editors:
*26 flights available for £429 including all taxes and fees. Eligible Etihad flights depart from London Heathrow only to Sydney, Melbourne or Perth. Travel must take place on the following dates: 17 April – 30 June 2017 and 01 – 30 Nov 2017.

**Based on fare of £429 travelling a minimum 18,018 miles for a return journey (distance from London Heathrow to Perth Airport one way: 9,009 miles / return: 18,018; LHR to Sydney Airport one way: 10,569 / return: 21,138 miles; LHR to Melbourne Airport one way: 10,499 miles / return: 20,998 miles)

For further press information, please contact:
Melissa Hobson/Natalie Garland/James Brooke.
Rooster PR
T: +44 (0)20 3440 8927
E: FlightCentre@rooster.co.uk

About the Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG)
The Flight Centre Travel Group (fctgl.com) is one of the world’s largest travel companies with over 18,000 staff and 2500 stores across its leisure, corporate and wholesale businesses. The company’s turnover in 2014/2015 financial year was £9 billion. After starting with one shop 30 years ago, FCTG has enjoyed remarkable growth and is one of the top 100 publicly listed companies on the Australian Securities Exchange.

All specialist brands under the FCTG Corporate banner offer 24/7 support and the benefits of a blended offline/online solution; global negotiation strength and unique and superior business travel products.

About Flight Centre
The team at Flight Centre are experts when it comes to travel and are committed to providing customers with a great experience. The company’s success comes down to its people, experienced Travel Experts who are passionate about finding their customers the holiday they want, for the price they want.

Since establishing the first Flight Centre store in 1995, the business has grown its team of Travel Experts to include over 80 stores within the United Kingdom, with new stores opening regularly. Worldwide, Flight Centre has an amazing 2,500 stores across the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, United States, Canada and more, making Flight Centre one of the largest and most successful independent travel retailers in the world. With its global reach and close relationships with the world’s best travel providers, the company is able to provide competitive travel deals as well as offer a ‘Lowest Airfare Guarantee’.

The Flight Centre team can organise anything from flights to holidays, hotels, car hire, tours, travel insurance, visas and more. They also have dedicated First and Business Class flight teams and Business Travel teams to help with any specialised travel needs.

For more information go to www.flightcentre.co.uk, www.facebook.com/FlightCentreUK, www.twitter.com/flightcentre_UK or www.instagram.com/flightcentreuk.