Air Fare Rules

 

The Air Fare Rules API is used to display air fare rules, based upon city pair, date, fare basis code and carrier code.

API Information

Target Audience
All Sabre APIs Customers
Current Version
2.2.0
Authentication
Session Token
Service Action Code
OTA_AirRulesLLSRQ

Examples of what you can specify include to return fare routing-related information, a global indicator, a ticket designator, an account code, a corporate ID, a private or public fare indicator, display historical fare rules based upon a fare basis code, date, class of service, as well as a carrier code. There are several other parameters available.

Please refer to the Sample Payload response for additional information.

Sample request

<OTA_AirRulesRQ ReturnHostCommand="true" Version="2.2.0">
  <OriginDestinationInformation>
    <FlightSegment DepartureDateTime="12-21">
      <DestinationLocation LocationCode="LAS"/>
      <MarketingCarrier Code="AA"/>
      <OriginLocation LocationCode="DFW"/>
    </FlightSegment>
  </OriginDestinationInformation>
  <RuleReqInfo>
    <FareBasis Code="Y"/>
  </RuleReqInfo>
</OTA_AirRulesRQ>

Sample response

<OTA_AirRulesRS Version="2.2.0">
  <stl:ApplicationResults status="Complete">
    <stl:Success timeStamp="2013-06-25T11:06:07-05:00">
      <stl:SystemSpecificResults>
        <stl:HostCommand LNIATA="67B998">RDDFWLAS25JUNR21GSC5-F9</stl:HostCommand>
      </stl:SystemSpecificResults>
    </stl:Success>
  </stl:ApplicationResults>
  <FareRuleInfo>
    <Header>
      <Line Type="Legend">
        <Text>V FARE BASIS     BK    FARE   TRAVEL-TICKET AP  MINMAX  RTG</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Fare">
        <Text>1   R21GSC5        R X   130.10 R17AU  T27JN 21/1  -/330  702</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Passenger Type">
        <Text>PASSENGER TYPE-ADT                 AUTO PRICE-YES</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Origin Destination">
        <Text>FROM-DFW TO-LAS    CXR-F9    TVL-25JUN13  RULE-SAL5 DFR/11</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Fare Basis">
        <Text>FARE BASIS-R21GSC5           SPECIAL FARE  DIS-N   VENDOR-ATP</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Fare Type">
        <Text>FARE TYPE-SIP      OW-INSTANT PURCHASE</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="Currency">
        <Text>USD   121.02  0702  E17JUN13 D17AUG13   FC-R21GSC5  FN-1X</Text>
      </Line>
      <Line Type="System Dates">
        <Text>SYSTEM DATES - CREATED 17JUN13/1952  EXPIRES INFINITY</Text>
      </Line>
      <ParsedData>
        <CurrencyLine>
          <Amount>121.02</Amount>
          <CurrencyCode>USD</CurrencyCode>
          <Discontinue>2013-08-17</Discontinue>
          <Effective>2013-06-17</Effective>
          <FareClass>R21GSC5</FareClass>
          <RoutingNumberOrMPM>0702</RoutingNumberOrMPM>
          <TariffDescriptionNumber>1X</TariffDescriptionNumber>
        </CurrencyLine>
        <FareBasisLine>
          <DisplayType Code="N"/>
          <FareBasis Code="R21GSC5"/>
          <FareVendor>ATP</FareVendor>
          <Text>SPECIAL FARE</Text>
        </FareBasisLine>
        <FareTypeLine>
          <FareDescription Code="OW">INSTANT PURCHASE</FareDescription>
          <FareType>SIP</FareType>
        </FareTypeLine>
        <OriginDestinationLine>
          <Airline Code="F9"/>
          <DestinationLocation LocationCode="LAS"/>
          <OriginLocation LocationCode="DFW"/>
          <Rule>SAL5</Rule>
          <TariffDescriptionNumber>DFR/11</TariffDescriptionNumber>
          <TravelDate>2013-06-25</TravelDate>
        </OriginDestinationLine>
        <PassengerTypeLine>
          <AutoPrice>YES</AutoPrice>
          <PassengerType Code="ADT"/>
        </PassengerTypeLine>
        <SystemDatesLine>
          <CreateDateTime>2013-06-17T19:52</CreateDateTime>
          <ExpireDateTime>INFINITY</ExpireDateTime>
        </SystemDatesLine>
      </ParsedData>
    </Header>
    <Rules>
      <Paragraph RPH="50" Title="RULE APPLICATION AND OTHER CONDITIONS">
        <Text>NOTE - THE FOLLOWING TEXT IS INFORMATIONAL AND NOT
VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
DISCOUNT ECONOMY FARES
APPLICATION
CLASS OF SERVICE
THESE FARES APPLY FOR ECONOMY CLASS SERVICE.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="01" Title="ELIGIBILITY">
        <Text>NO ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="02" Title="DAY/TIME">
        <Text>PERMITTED MON/TUE/WED/THU/FRI/SAT.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="03" Title="SEASONALITY">
        <Text>NO SEASONAL TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="04" Title="FLIGHT APPLICATION">
        <Text>NO FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="05" Title="ADVANCE RESERVATIONS/TICKETING">
        <Text>CONFIRMED RESERVATIONS FOR ALL SECTORS ARE REQUIRED AT
LEAST 21 DAYS BEFORE DEPARTURE.
WAITLIST NOT PERMITTED.
TICKETING MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 24 HOURS AFTER
RESERVATIONS ARE MADE OR AT LEAST 21 DAYS BEFORE
DEPARTURE WHICHEVER IS EARLIER.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="06" Title="MINIMUM STAY">
        <Text>NO MINIMUM STAY REQUIREMENTS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="07" Title="MAXIMUM STAY">
        <Text>TRAVEL FROM ARRIVAL AT FARE DESTINATION MUST COMMENCE
NO LATER THAN 330 DAYS AFTER DEPARTURE FROM FARE
ORIGIN.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="08" Title="STOPOVERS">
        <Text>1 FREE STOPOVER PERMITTED ON THE PRICING UNIT.
A STOPOVER MAY NOT EXCEED 6 HOURS.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="09" Title="TRANSFERS">
        <Text>UNLIMITED TRANSFERS PERMITTED. - SURFACE AT FARE BREAK
AND EMBEDDED SECTORS PERMITTED EXCEPT FOR PRICING UNITS
WITHIN/BETWEEN US AND CANADA - INCLUDING PR/USV1 -
SURFACE AT FARE BREAK IS NOT PERMITTED.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="10" Title="COMBINATIONS">
        <Text>END-ON-END PERMITTED. VALIDATE ALL FARE COMPONENTS.
SIDE TRIPS PERMITTED WITH NO RESTRICTIONS. TRAVEL
MUST BE VIA POINT OF COMBINATION.
OPEN JAWS/2-COMPONENT CIRCLE TRIPS/MULTI-COMPONENT
CIRCLE TRIPS
FARES MAY BE COMBINED ON A HALF ROUND TRIP BASIS
-TO FORM SINGLE OPEN JAWS
MILEAGE OF THE OPEN SEGMENT MUST BE EQUAL/LESS THAN
MILEAGE OF THE SHORTEST FLOWN FARE COMPONENT.
-TO FORM 2-COMPONENT CIRCLE TRIPS/MULTI-COMPONENT
CIRCLE TRIPS.
PROVIDED -
COMBINATIONS ARE WITH ANY FARE FOR ANY CARRIER IN
ANY RULE IN ANY TARIFF.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="11" Title="BLACKOUT DATES">
        <Text>NO BLACKOUT DATES APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="12" Title="SURCHARGES">
        <Text>NO SURCHARGE REQUIREMENTS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="13" Title="ACCOMPANIED TRAVEL">
        <Text>ACCOMPANIED TRAVEL NOT REQUIRED.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="14" Title="TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS">
        <Text>TRAVEL ON THIS FARE COMPONENT ON EACH TRIP MUST
COMMENCE BY MIDNIGHT ON 17AUG13.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="15" Title="SALES RESTRICTIONS">
        <Text>FOOTNOTE RULE
TICKETS MUST BE ISSUED ON/BEFORE 27JUN13.
FARE RULE
TICKETS MAY BE ISSUED BY PTA/ELECTRONIC TICKETING. PTA
CONSTITUTES TICKETING.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
--------------------------------------------------
ALL TICKETS WILL BE ISSUED AS ELECTRONIC
TICKETS.  PAPER TICKETS NOT PERMITTED
--------------------------------------------------
NOTE-FOR PURPOSES OF SAME DAY CONFIRMED CHANGES -
THE FOLLOWING GROUPS OF CITIES ARE CONSIDERED TO
BE THE SAME POINT---
LAX-SNA / MCO-TPA / MDW-RFD-ORD / RFD-MSN /
TTN-ILG-PHL
--------------------------------------------------
NOTE-FOR PURPOSES OF INVOLUNTARY REROUTE - THE
FOLLOWING GROUPS OF CITIES ARE CONSIDERED TO BE
THE SAME POINT---
DEN-COS / FMN-DRO-CEZ / SFO-SJC-OAK /
ORD-MDW-RFD / LAX-BUR-ONT-LGB-SNA /
PHF-ORF / FLL-MIA-PBI / DAB-MLB-MCO /
CLE-CAK / RFD-MSN / BKG-SGF / BMI-CMI-PIA /
DTT-FNT / IAH-HOU / MCO-TPA / IAD-DCA-BWI /
DFW-DAL / LGA-JFK-EWR-HPN-ISP-SWF /
PHL-TTN-ILG /</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="16" Title="PENALTIES">
        <Text>CANCELLATIONS
TICKET IS NON-REFUNDABLE.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
WAIVED FOR DEATH OF PASSENGER.
NOTE-IF TICKET IS BEING APPLIED TOWARDS THE
PURCHASE OF A NEW TICKET-ORIGINAL NONREFUNDABLE
AMOUNT WILL REMAIN NONREFUNDABLE ON NEW TICKET AND
ANY FUTURE REISSUES. THIS MUST BE SHOWN IN THE EN
DORSEMENT BOX OF THE REISSUED TICKET.
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CUSTOMERS WHO PURCHASE AN INSTANT PURCHASE TICKET
FOR TRAVEL ON FRONTIER VIA F9 CHANNELS MAY
CANCEL THEIR RESERVATION/REFUND TICKET WITHOUT
PENALTY WITHIN 24 HOURS OF PURCHASE.
CHANGES
CHARGE USD 50.00 FOR REISSUE/REVALIDATION.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
CHANGES
CHARGE USD 50.00 FOR REISSUE/REVALIDATION.
NOTE -
FULLY OR PARTIALLY UNUSED TICKETS MAY BE REBOOKED
AND TRAVEL COMMENCED FOR TRAVEL UP TO ONE YEAR
FROM ORIGINAL ISSUE DATE.
FLIGHT SEGMENT OR SEGMENTS
MUST BE CANCELLED ON/OR PRIOR TO SCHEDULED FLIGHT
DEPARTURE TIME. IF PASSENGER FAILS TO CANCEL
FLIGHT SEGMENT/SEGMENTS WITH FRONTIER PRIOR TO
SCHEDULED DEPARTURE TIME COUPON/COUPONS AND ANY
SUBSEQUENT COUPONS WILL
FORFEITED. ALL MONIES ARE FORFIETED AND NOT
REFUNDED TO THE PASSENGER.
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CHANGES TO WHOLLY UNUSED TICKETS BEFORE DEPARTURE-
OR PARTIALLY USED TICKETS AFTER DEPARTURE-
CHANGING THE OUTBOUND OR RETURN-
REPRICE THE CHANGED SEGMENTS AT THE CURRENT FARE
AND GUARANTEE THE FARE FOR ALL UNCHANGED SEGMENTS
CHANGED SEGMENTS MUST BE PRICED ACCORDING TO
CURRENT AVAILABILITY AND FARES.
PROVIDED ALL OF THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS ARE MET-
1. NO CHANGE TO FARE BREAKS UP TO THE FIRST
CHANGED FARE COMPONENT
2. FULLY FLOWN FARE NOT REPRICED TO FURTHER POINT
3. FULLY FLOWN ONE-WAY FARE IS NOT REPRICED AS A
HALF ROUND-TRIP
4. F9 FARES ARE USED
5. NEW TKT HAS EQUAL OR HIGHER VALUE THAN PREVIOUS
TKT
REPRICE--
A.  CHANGED FARE COMPONENTS USE FARES IN EFFECT
TODAY
B.  ALL OTHERS USE CURRENTLY TKTD FARE--PROVIDED
ALL OF THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS ARE MET------
1.  NO CHANGE TO FARE BREAKS UP TO THE FIRST
CHANGED FARE COMPONENT
2.  FULLY FLOWN FARE NOT REPRICED TO FURTHER POINT
3.  F9 FARES ARE USED
4.  WHEN SAME FARE USED--ALL RULE AND BOOKING CODE
PROVISIONS ARE MET EXCEPT ACCOMPANIED TRAVEL/SALES
RESTRICTIONS/MISCELLANEOUS FARE TAGS--OTHERWISE
ALL PROVISIONS MUST BE MET.------------------
5.  VALIDATE ADVANCE RES REQUIREMENTS WHEN BOOKING
DATE KNOWN
6.  ADV RES IS MEASURED FOR REISSUE DATE TO
DEPARTURE OF PRICING UNIT.
WHEN CHANGES RESULT IN LOWER FARE SUBTRACT
RESIDUAL FROM THE PENALTY/CHANGE FEE ANY RESIDUAL
IN ADDITION TO THE PENALTY/CHANGE FEE BECOMES
NON-REFUNDABLE
--------------------------------------------------
---NAME CHANGES PERMITTED- ITINERARY CHANGE FEE IF
APPLICABLE- PLUS NAME CHANGE FEE AND FARE
DIFFERENCE APPLIES.
-------STANDBY NOT PERMITTED---------------
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--CHARGE 75.00USD FEE FOR LOST TICKET
FEE FOR LOST TICKET.
SAME DAY COMFIRMED-
PASSENGERS HOLDING CONFIRMED RESERVATIONS AND
TICKETS MAY CONFIRM EARLIER/LATER SAME DAY FLIGHT
BETWEEN SAME ORIGIN/DESTINATION FOR A
NON-REFUNDABLE FEE OF USD 50.00 PER DIRECTION.
NEW ITINERARY MAY ONLY BE CONFIRMED ON THE DAY
OF DEPARTURE THROUGH FRONTIER RESERVATIONS OR
A FRONTIER TICKET COUNTER. REQUESTS MAY NOT BE
MADE VIA WEB/SELF-SERVICE KIOSK OR TRAVEL AGENCY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="17" Title="HIP/MILEAGE EXCEPTIONS">
        <Text>NO HIP OR MILEAGE EXCEPTIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="18" Title="TICKET ENDORSEMENTS">
        <Text>THE ORIGINAL TICKET MUST BE ANNOTATED - NON-REF - AND
- CHG/PEN FEE APPLIES - IN THE ENDORSEMENT BOX.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="19" Title="CHILDREN DISCOUNTS">
        <Text>UNN/UNACCOMPANIED CHILD PSGR 5-14 - NO DISCOUNT.
OR - 1ST INF/INFANT WITHOUT A SEAT PSGR UNDER 2 - NO
CHARGE.
MUST BE ACCOMPANIED ON ALL FLIGHTS IN THE SAME
COMPARTMENT AT THIS RULE BY ADULT PSGR 15 OR
OLDER.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
1ST INFANT OVER 14 DAYS AND UNDER 2 YEARS OF AGE
WITHOUT A SEAT - NO CHARGE
OR - 1ST INE/NEGOTIATED INFANT PSGR UNDER 2 - NO
CHARGE.
MUST BE ACCOMPANIED ON ALL FLIGHTS BY ADULT PSGR
15 OR OLDER.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
1ST INFANT OVER 14 DAYS AND UNDER 2 YEARS OF AGE
WITHOUT A SEAT - NO CHARGE
1ST INS/INFANT WITH A SEAT PSGR UNDER 2 - NO
DISCOUNT.
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
NOTE-
INS PSGR TYPE NO DISCOUNT
OR -
NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
UNACCOMPANIED CHILD 2-4 - NOT ACCEPTED</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="20" Title="TOUR CONDUCTOR DISCOUNTS">
        <Text>TUR/TOUR CONDUCTOR PSGR - NO DISCOUNT.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="21" Title="AGENT DISCOUNTS">
        <Text>AGT/AGENT PSGR - NO DISCOUNT.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="22" Title="ALL OTHER DISCOUNTS">
        <Text>NOTE - TEXT BELOW NOT VALIDATED FOR AUTOPRICING.
SENIOR DISCOUNT DOES NOT APPLY.
OTHER DISCOUNTS DO NOT APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="23" Title="MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS">
        <Text>NO PROVISIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="25" Title="FARE BY RULE">
        <Text>NOT APPLICABLE.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="26" Title="GROUPS">
        <Text>NO GROUP PROVISIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="27" Title="TOURS">
        <Text>NO TOUR PROVISIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="28" Title="VISIT ANOTHER COUNTRY">
        <Text>NO VISIT ANOTHER COUNTRY PROVISIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="29" Title="DEPOSITS">
        <Text>NO DEPOSIT PROVISIONS APPLY.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="31" Title="VOLUNTARY CHANGES">
        <Text>ENTER RD*31 OR RD?LINE NUM?*31 FOR VOLUNTARY CHGS.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="33" Title="VOLUNTARY REFUNDS">
        <Text>NO VOLUNTARY REFUNDS DATA FOUND.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="35" Title="NEGOTIATED FARES">
        <Text>NOT APPLICABLE.</Text>
      </Paragraph>
      <Paragraph RPH="IC" Title="INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION">
        <Text>NOT A CONSTRUCTED FARE</Text>
      </Paragraph>
    </Rules>
  </FareRuleInfo>
</OTA_AirRulesRS>

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