Future.Travel accepts Bitcoin through a 3rd party processor. You find your flight/hotel/cruise through searches in your chosen currency. At check out you are provided an option to convert Bitcoin (BTC) to a fiat currency acceptable for payment. The process is automated and you see instantly your cost in Bitcoin and your fiat currency for the transaction.
We recommend the GreenAddress Wallet for managing your Bitcoin. GreenAddress wallet users enjoy instant payment access and messaging to confirm transfers. We cannot process any partial Bitcoin payments for ticketing and any partial payments recieved are not refundable. Please ensure we recieve full payment as per our invoice to you in Bitcoin. Payments where sender or senders wallet has deducted network transfer costs will register as a partial payment and the booking will fail, despite the partial value of BTC having been transfered.
The simple answer is yes. We use The Rock Trading Exchange as our transaction processor as they accept Bitcoin and convert the Bitcoin to a fiat currency acceptable to airlines, hotels, and cruise companies for payment.
Coinbase a USA Bitcoin exchange says: "Bitcoin is a form of digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros – they’re produced by people, and increasingly businesses, running computers all around the world, using software that solves mathematical problems. Bitcoin can be used to buy things electronically. In that sense, it’s like conventional dollars, euros, or yen, which are also traded digitally. "
To use Bitcoin on the Future.Travel site you simply shop in your favorite currency and at check-out choose to paywith Bitcoin instead of the curency you shopped in for your purchase.
In order to pay with Bitcoin you will need an active Bitcoin wallet with a balance of Bitcoin sufficient to cover the entire purchase on the Future.Travel site as we do not accept partial payments. Any partial payments recieved are not refundable.
For list of Bitcoin wallets we suggest the wallets found on the Bitcoin site and recommend the Green Address wallet as it provides instant transactions from the following exchanges: BitcoinAverage.com, BitStamp, Kraken,LocalBitcoins, The Rock Trading, BTC-E, Cavirtex, Huobi, BTCChina and BitFinex.
Bitcoin payments are based on the displayed fiat currency price on the Future.Travel website. For a single currency reference point all transactions are calculated for Bitcoin payment against the Euro rate on theFuture.Travel website at checkout.
Future.Travel does not display Bitcoin prices for a flight as you shop. We price the exact Bicoin price at checkout against the currency (USD,EUR, AUD,CAD, etc ) on which you have shopped for flights/hotels onFuture.Travel.
Find your airline flights and hotel choices on Future.Travel. At checkout you are given option to pay by Bitcoin – BTC
Bitcoins are platform independent, so we technically accept any wallet for payments. The fastest verifications come from verified funds via wallets that use green address protocols and use Electrum servers for additional transaction verification. We recommend using the GreenAddress wallet for managing your Bitcoin currency and payments.
We can only accept full payment for Bitcoin Purchases. If you are trying to split the payment using 2 or 3 wallets please consolidate (sweep) your Bitcoins to one wallet. Any partial payments received are not refundable.
You may change or cancel your flights/bookings via normal support services at Future.Travel. All products purchased with via Bitcoins on the Future.Travel website are NOT refundable. If changes are allowed by the supplier of services, you may make changes, and any additional charges past the initial purchase may or may not be able to be paid using Bitcoin.
Yes. When you are buying something 'offline' it is possible to make payment using the Bitcoin option. Future.Travel will issue an invoice to you in your chosen fiat currency and provide you a payment link. At payment select to settle via Bitcoin.
For payment by corporate code their must be at least 2 days between booking date and the travel date. You will get a warning to contact Future.Travel if a shorter time frame is used.
If your flight is on an airline that requires 'instant payment', generally the case for discount airlines and some promotional airfares, your ability to use a corporate account is not possible. In these cases you will need to pay via credit card or Bitcoin.
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