There’s a lot to be said for traveling by charter flight.
Some entrepreneurs shrink away from this travel option because they believe it’s cost-prohibitive. In fact, this approach to travel can be more affordable than you think. That’s especially true when you factor in the value of your time.
So what makes traveling on Airbus private jets such a good idea? Consider these four reasons and it won’t be long before you think of a few more on your own.
No Cooling Your Heels at the Airport
Have you ever boarded a commercial flight without having to spend what seemed like endless hours waiting at a terminal? Things only get worse when you have connecting flights to catch. Even if you can find a spot to set up and do a little work, it still seems as if you would be better served if the flight was already in progress.
With chartered flights, you go straight to the jet, board, and prepare for the takeoff. Leave the airport and the stress behind as you get on the way to your destination. If nothing else, the action itself makes it feel as if you’re being more productive than sitting in an airport.
More Control Over When You Leave and When You Return
Commercial flights require that you structure your schedule around the flights offered by the airlines. That’s not always convenient or practical. By opting for a chartered flight, you get to decide when to leave and when to return.
Consider what that means if you have important tasks to complete before leaving for the flight. Set up the departure time to allow for finishing the tasks and getting to the airport without having to rush. As for the return time, you can always adjust it if you complete your business early or if you need to remain at the destination for a few extra days.
Landing Closer to Your Destination
One of the great things about chartered flights is that they can land in smaller airports and at some airstrips. That comes in handy if you would normally need to rent a car and drive a couple of hours after your commercial flight lands. There’s more time to make your way to the hotel and unwind before it’s time to conduct any business.
It also means that meeting your return flight will involve less hassle when the time comes to return home. You won’t have to get up before dawn, make that two-hour drive back to the big city, and return the car to the rental place. Instead, you have a short drive to the local airport to meet a flight that’s schedule to leave at a decent hour.
A More Enjoyable Flight
Charter flights are simply more comfortable than their commercial counterparts. There’s more leg room, head room, and plenty of features to ensure you enjoy the flight. The more most luxurious jets also include extras that make longer flights more comfortable. That’s great if you happen to be traveling across the country.
If you will need to make a trip in the next couple of months, check into the idea of scheduling a charter flight. Try is once and you’ll never want to take a commercial flight again.