How can I use Laybuy to pay for flights?
Its quick, easy, and smilple to pay for your flights using Laybuy when you book through Alternative Airlines. Alternative Airlines is a global flights search and booking website, which lets you compare flights on over 600 global airlines. All you need to do is search, book your flights, then select Laybuy at checkout. Laybuy will ask a few quesions, then an instant deciision will be made, and your flights will be confirmed straight-away.
You can log into yoour Laybuy account online or via their app to manage your payments.
How is the cost of my flights split?
The costs of your flights are split into six equal payments, which will be paid once a week for six weeks. The first of your 6 payments will be equal to one sixth of the total purchase price. The remaining 5 payments are taken each week on the day of your original purchase.
Will interest be charged on my Laybuy payments?
No, Laybuy does not charge interest.
Is there a chance I won't be approved?
Yes, it is possible that you will not be eligible, if Laybuy can't verify your details or if you're not eligible to use Laybuy due to your credit file. In this case, your flight payment will not be approved.
Does Laybuy perform a Credit Check?
Yes, for all new users, Laybuy performs a soft credit check to obtain a credit score upon registration. It doesn't take long to be confirmed and to have your account verified, at which point Laybuy assigns a 'Laybuy limit', and you're able to get shopping straight away.
Where is Laybuy available?
Laybuy is available for residents of New Zealand, Australia and the UK, who are at least 18 years old.
Can I use Laybuy to pay for domestic flights within Australia?
Yes, if you're an Australian resident looking to book flights within Australia, it is now more affordable than ever thanks to Laybuy. Whether you're flying for business, or to visit family, Alternative Airlines lets you book flight on a wide range of airlines that fly domestically within Australia. Popular airlines include: Jetstar, Qantas and Tigerair Australia.
Can Laybuy be used for international flights?
Yes! If you are a resident of Australia, New Zealand or the UK, and over the age of 18, you can search and book flights on over 600 global airlines and pay using Laybuy, whether that is a domestic flight or an international one!
Will my payments be automatic?
Your payments will be automatic. You can always check your scheduled payment dates by logging-in to your Laybuy account.
When will I need to make my first payment?
You will need to pay the first instalment of at the time you book your flights. The following 5 payments will be take on the same day over the following 5 weeks.