Four Brits left stranded in Budapest after Lastminute.com 'forgets' to book them a return flight

Mail Online | 9/7/2019 | Harry Howard And William Cole For Mailonline
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A group of Brits on a 'lads' holiday to Budapest were left abandoned after travel company Lastminute.com 'forgot' to book them return flights.

Jack Dixey, 26, was on a three-day trip to the Hungarian capital with friends Tim, Hanny and Taylor and were due to return to the UK on Saturday morning.

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However, their journey home turned into a nightmare when, after airline Ryanair changed their flight to one that evening - Lastminute.com forgot to book their seats, Mr Dixey claimed.

Instead, they were forced to spend £1,700 on a replacement flight to get home and Mr Dixey claimed Lastminute.com then refused to refund them the cost, the Sun reported.

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Mr Dixey said: 'It was unbelievable.

'Between us we forked out an additional £1,700 to fix their mistake. We're all out of pocket now, but one of us is a student so really can't afford to be let down like this.'

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The group had initially received an email from Lastminute.com before their flight home to say that their flight times had been changed.

Instead of heading home to Stansted airport at 10.55am on Saturday, they were told by the travel firm they would have to get a 9.50pm...
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