KOTA KINABALU: Booking air tickets via travel agents is going cost more in Sabah from today.
Travel agents in Sabah will begin charging a â€œticketing feeâ€ following the trend towards zero commission policy being implemented by airlines.
The Sabah Association of Tours and Travel Agents (SATTA) said that they would collect a maximum of 10 per cent of the issued airfare for the air ticket with the adoption of the â€œticketing fee.â€
Nothing is free nowadays. The cost for your travel to Sabah maybe will be increased up to 10-20%, just to cover the “ticketing fee”. Calculate your budget and make sure you could cover the extra cost.