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ConnectionTime

Alternate Dates:

Overnight Connections Exclusion:

 

Element

ConnectionTime

Description

Maximum and minimum connection time between flight segments. This indicator overrides system settings and allows you to change the maximum and minimum acceptable connection time.

Sending this value may impact low fare search quality and does not guarantee receiving all options with a connection time shorter than the requested value. It is recommended to use the default settings for optimum results.

 

Attributes

Name

Type

Description

Use

Default

Min

xs:nonNegativeInteger

Minimum connection time (in minutes).

Optional

 

Max

xs:nonNegativeInteger

Maximum connection time (in minutes).

Optional

Domestic – 7 hours

International – 13 hours

ExcludedConnectionBegin

 

Time (in HHMM format) when the excluded connection time range begins.

   

ExcludedConnectionEnd

 

Time (in HHMM format) when the excluded connection time range ends.

   

EnableExcludedConnection

 

Indicator for whether to enable an excluded connection time range. Valid values are true and false.

 

true

 

Sample SOAP Value

<OTA_AirLowFareSearchRQ>
	<OriginDestinationInformation RPH="1">
		<DepartureDateTime>2016-01-01T00:00:00</DepartureDateTime>
		<OriginLocation LocationCode="LAS"/>
		<DestinationLocation LocationCode="LAX"/>
		<TPA_Extensions>
			<SegmentType Code="O"/>
			<ConnectionTime ExcludedConnectionBegin="2200" ExcludedConnectionEnd="0200"/>
		</TPA_Extensions>
	</OriginDestinationInformation>
	<OriginDestinationInformation RPH="2">
		<DepartureDateTime>2016-01-01T00:00:00</DepartureDateTime>
		<OriginLocation LocationCode="LAX"/>
		<DestinationLocation LocationCode="LAS"/>
		<TPA_Extensions>
			<SegmentType Code="O"/>
			<ConnectionTime ExcludedConnectionBegin="0030" ExcludedConnectionEnd="0200" EnableExcludedConnection="true"/>
			<TotalTravelTime Max="555"/>
		</TPA_Extensions>
	</OriginDestinationInformation>
</OTA_AirLowFareSearchRQ>