Looking to buy flights on Yandex? We currently don't offer it but do offer alternatives to Yandex Money such as Alipay and Apple Pay.
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Yandex is a digital e-wallet that converts over 10 foreign currencies. Yandex is the most popular e-wallet in Russia where every third user of the Internet in Russia pays by Yandex Money e-wallet. Yandex allows users easy, safe, and reliable methods of paying online for flights. Users can make fast and convenient contactless payment via Apple Pay via Yandex.
The flight-purchasing experience is made so much more simple. You won't need to manually fill out long payment forms or type in billing information every now and again as it offers Touch ID where users can use Yandex to purchase flights instantly.
Yandex has created a simple platform that can be used by anyone. Not only does this make it very easy to buy flights online with Alternative Airlines but also it managing your account becomes straightforward as well.
Yandex converts into over 10 different currencies. Meaning you can pay for your flights in any of the currencies offered and withdraw money from your account as well.
There is no transfer minimum and a maximum of ₽300 RUB with Yandex. This means you can make flight purchases that are as big or as little as you like. Additionally, when using your e-wallet for other purposes, there's no minimum on withdrawing money from your account.
Because Yandex only requires your account Touch ID, it's a quick, easy, and hassle-free way to buy flights. You won't have to ever put in your card information or enter any security codes to confirm your payment. In addition, all payment transactions are completed instantly in real-time so your flight purchase would be made instantly right away.
Yandex is a safe way to pay. It doesn't share your personal or payment details with the place that you're purchasing from. Yandex partners have robust encryption and user data verification systems. meaning you're safe to pay with Yandex when purchasing your flights.
Additionally, to add more security Yandex requires a two-factor authentication code to log in to your account and make purchases. This is a simple code that is sent to your smartphone and for you to insert on the device that you're logging in or sending money.
Overall, Yandex allows you to convert to 10 different currencies. Including:
You can upload money to your Yandex account using:
You can use Yandex to pay for flights from any country excluding Afghanistan, Cambodia, Iran, North Korea, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, Iceland, Albania, American Samoa, Vanuatu, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago.
Yes. Yandex can be used on mobile. You can use Yandex to buy flights on any device that can be used to access Alternative Airlines.
Yandex also can be used through their app allowing you to access your account on the go, make payments and withdraw money.
Yes, Yandex is similar to PayPal in some ways. They are both two of the leading companies in online payments. However, they are also different in other ways.
For example, Yandex converts into over 10 different currencies. Whereas, PayPal converts into up to 50. However, they are both are very flexible when it comes to purchasing flights and can be used with no restrictions at Alternative Airlines!
You even use PayPal to upload money to your Yandex account.
You can use Yandex once you have created an account. All you need to do is choose a payment method at checkout.
You can sign-up for a Yandex account online on its website. You'll just need to provide your name, email address, phone number, as well as photo identification along with proof of residence.