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Our Deposit Options

$299 Flight Deposit
Freakin' about flight prices getting too high? No sweat. Thanks to STA Travel’s exclusive Book Now, Pay Later program, you can now book your ideal flights with a $299 deposit, and pay the rest off later. Lock in that bargain fare, with some BlueTicket flight deposits from $49. See terms and conditions below.
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Accommodation Deposit
It has never been easier to secure your next holiday. Our accommodation deposit allows you to secure your hotel for only $50! No matter how longer you are staying, all you will pay is $50. After paying the deposit, your price will be secured and you can pay off the full amount 8 weeks prior to your scheduled departure. This great offer is only available by calling one off our Travel Experts. Terms and conditions apply.
Deposit Flights
Contiki Tour Deposit
You won't find Contiki tours cheaper than with STA Travel, but with our tour deposit you can secure you place on a tour for just $200. After paying the deposit, your price will be secured and you can pay off the full amount 45 days prior to your scheduled departure. Terms and conditions apply.
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G Adventures Tour Deposit
Choose your perfect small group tour from G Adventures and secure your place for just $250. By using a deposit, the price of your tour will be guaranteed upon receipt of the payment, for you to pay off in full 60 days prior to departure. Terms and conditions apply.
G Adventures tour deposit for $250
Small Group Adventures
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Busabout Tour Deposit
You won't find Busabout, Shamrocker or Haggis tours cheaper than with STA Travel, but with our tour deposit you can secure your place on a tour for just $100. Full payment is due for all trips under $400 at time of booking. After paying the deposit, your price will be secured and you can pay off the full amount 45 days prior to your scheduled departure. Terms and conditions apply.
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Dragoman Tour Deposit
Overland trips can be expensive… so just put a deposit down! You can secure your place on a tour for just $340 or 10% of trip cost (whichever is greater). After paying the deposit, your price will be secured and you can pay off the full amount 60 days prior to your scheduled departure. Terms and conditions apply.

Terms and Conditions

Flight Deposit Terms & Conditions: Book Now, Pay Later is available to all customers traveling on applicable STA Travel airfare, including many of our student, youth and teacher fares. Not all tickets shown on statravel.com are eligible for Book Now, Pay Later. The price of your ticket will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $299 deposit, a lower deposit of $49 is also available on select airline and may not be available from all departure airports. If required for the selected airfare, travelers must be in possession of an ISIC, ITIC, or IYTC at time of deposit. Once the deposit has been paid any change to your flight itinerary (including changes to travel dates, routes, air carriers) will incur change or cancellation penalties as outlined on your booking confirmation. Failure to make final payment by the balance due date will result in the space being cancelled. The deposit is non-refundable and may not be transferred to a new booking. Call a STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040.

Accommodation Deposit Terms & Conditions: Book Now, Pay Later is available to all customers booking accommodation booked through STA Travel. Not all accommodation packages, room types and destinations are eligible for Book Now, Pay Later. The price of your accommodation package will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $50 deposit. If required for the special accommodation, travelers must be in possession of an ISIC, ITIC, or IYTC at the time of deposit. Once the deposit has been paid any change to your accommodation (including changes to travel dates, name changes, length of stay, room type or number of travelling passengers) will incur change or cancellation penalties as outlined on your booking confirmation. Failure to make final payment eight weeks in advance of your first schedule night stay (or date as outlined on your booking confirmation) will result in the space being cancelled. The deposit is non-refundable and may not be transferred to a new booking. Call a STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040. 

Tour Deposit Terms & Conditions: Book Now, Pay Later is available to all customers traveling on select STA Travel tour providers. Not all tour products show on statravel.com are eligible for Book Now, Pay Later. 

  • Contiki Tour Deposit: The price of our your tour will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $200 deposit. Once the deposit has been paid any change to your tour could incur cancellation penalties and/or balance owed on the alternative departure date. Full payment for your tour will be due 45 days prior to your scheduled tour departure date. Failure to make final payment 45 days prior to scheduled tour departure will result in the space being cancelled. Your $200 is a lifetime deposit and can be used towards another Contiki trip of your choice, however. Deposits can be booked online or by calling an STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040. 

 

  • G Adventures Tour Deposit: The price of our your tour will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $250 deposit. Once the deposit has been paid any change to your tour could incur cancellation penalties and/or balance owed on the alternative departure date. Full payment for your tour will be due 60 days prior to your scheduled tour departure date. Failure to make final payment 60 days prior to scheduled tour departure will result in the space being cancelled. Your $250 is a lifetime deposit and can be used towards another G Adventure trip of your choice, however. Deposits can be booked online or by calling an STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040.

 

  • Busabout Tour Deposit: The price of our your tour will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $100 deposit. Full payment is due for all trips under the amount of $400. Once the deposit has been paid any change to your tour could incur cancellation penalties and/or balance owed on the alternative departure date. Full payment for your tour will be due 45 days prior to your scheduled tour departure date. Failure to make final payment 60 days prior to scheduled tour departure will result in the space being cancelled and forfeiture of deposit paid. Deposits can be booked online or by calling an STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040.
  • Dragoman Tour Deposit: The price of our your tour will be guaranteed only upon receipt of the $340 deposit or 10% of the total cost of the tour (whichever is greater). Once the deposit has been paid any change to your tour could incur cancellation penalties and/or balance owed on the alternative departure date. Full payment for your tour will be due 60 days prior to your scheduled tour departure date. Failure to make final payment 60 days prior to scheduled tour departure will result in the space being cancelled and forfeiture of deposit paid. Deposits can be booked online or by calling an STA Travel Expert for full details at 800-781-4040.