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Search and buy flights from over 600 airlines and choose Discover as a payment method!

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Book airline tickets with Alternative Airlines and choose to pay with Discover. Use the search form above to search a wide-range of flight options and then pay for your airfare with Discover Card.

Use the currency and payment method that best suits you! Take a look at all of the payment methods available with Alternative Airlines.

About Discover

Discover Card is the fourth largest credit card brand in the U.S., behind Visa, MasterCard and American Express, with nearly 44 million cardholders. The Discover Card is a credit card, issued primarily in the United States, introduced in 1985.

When launched, the Discover Card charged no annual fee and offered a higher-than-normal credit limit, features that were disruptive to the existing credit card industry. A subsequent innovation was "cash back bonuses" on purchases. Most cards with the Discover brand are issued by Discover Bank (formerly the Greenwood Trust Company).

Discover Card transactions are processed through the Discover Network payment network. In February 2006, the company announced that it would begin offering Discover Debit cards to banks, made possible by the Pulse payment system, which Discover acquired in 2005.

Many of our customers at Alternative Airlines like using Discover as a way to pay for flights because they enjoy the ease and comfort that Discover offers. That is why we are pleased to announce that we accept Discover on all of its websites. Discover allows customers to pay through their mobile, using their mobile number at a pace that is suitable and comfortable for them.

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Discover FAQs

What is a Discover card?

A Discover card is a card issued out to members of associated banks by US company, Discover. Discover cards come in the form of both debit and credit cards.

Where is Discover card accepted?

Discover cards are accepted in 185 countries worldwide and available with many different merchants — including here at Alternative Airlines!

Can I buy flights with Discover card?

Yes! You can buy flights with Discover card at Alternative Airlines. We offer flights from over 600 different airlines, all of which are available to pay for with Discover card. Simply use the search form at the top of the page and select your route and date of travel, choose which airline(s) you wish to fly on and then select Discover as a payment method on the payment page.

Can I link my Discover card to PayPal?

Yes, you can link your Discover card to PayPal and make flight purchases through PayPal with your Discover card. Log in to your PayPal account and click 'add a card or bank account' to add your Discover card to your PayPal account. You can also link your Discover Cashback Bonus or Miles card to you PayPal account too.

Can I use my Discover card to divide the cost of my flight over time?

Yes, you can use your Discover card to spread the cost of your flight over time. Alternative Airlines offer a number of different flight payment plan options that can be paid off with Discover card through Affirm (US only), Fly Now Pay Later (UK only) and PayPal Credit. See all of our options for financing your flights.

Is Discover card Visa or Mastercard?

Discover card is neither Visa or Mastercard! Discover card is its own credit card company that issues is own type of debit and credit cards.

Is Discover card Diners Club?

No, Discover card and Diners Club are separate card companies. However, Diners Club is owned by Discover.

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News

April 2018

Discover consider teaming up with Masterpass and Visa Checkout

Visa Checkout hopes to join industry giants such as PayPal and Google Pay by becoming one of the buttons you see on a retailer such as Alternative Airline's checkout page. Instead of competing in this market solo, however, the world's largest card networks, Visa and Mastercard, are going to combine their strengths and add both their new online payment methods, Visa Checkout and Discover will collaborate in this venture. The cards are hoping to compete with the services offered by PayPal. However, this project is still in the early stages. The button is still being developed. Mastercard and Visa won’t start moving consumers enrolled in Visa Checkout and Masterpass to the new program until later this year.

1st March 2018

Discover to expand in IoT Payments with FitPay

Discover Financial Services Inc. and FitPay Inc. has announced a network services agreement. This agreement will commence a seamless payment experience for Discover cardholders, along with users of other partner cards. Customers will be able to make contactless payment transactions at retail locations with wearable or Internet of Things (IoT) devices that have payment capabilities powered by FitPay.

The Internet of Things has aspirations to revolutionize the payments industry. Discover Financial sees huge growth opportunity in the expanding IoT payments' space. The IoT has taken the payment process to the next level, where payments can be made via a broad and diverse ecosystem of Internet-connected devices, such as wearables, connected cars, and smart home devices from the current focus on mobile phones, cards, and point-of-sale devices. The need of the hour is seamless payments through a number of touch points.

Discover Financial is predicted to increase its IoT partnerships by enabling it to grow its business volume and strengthen its brand name. It is estimated that more than 20.4 billion devices will be connected to the Internet by 2020. Discover Financial has been on the forefront with respect to technological investments and enhancements. It is a leader in its market and investors have high confidence in the company, given its robust operating fundamentals and future growth.