The long-distance bus company Flixbus may require in the case of online bookings, according to the Munich district court, no extra fee for Paying with Paypal. Otherwise, a fine in the amount of 250.000 Euro threatens the company. This is evident from the judgment of the court, the published in the judges this Thursday.

the Headquarters had Complained to combating unfair competition of the German economy. The judgment is not yet final. If one of the parties to appeal, was initially unclear. (Az.: 17 HK O 7439/18)

Paypal is a publicly-listed Online payment service that the customers of your Bank accounts, and the transactions can be processed. Flixbus offers its customers the option to pay for bookings with this service and was charged a fee, the amount of the fare depended on. Flixbus emphasized on request, all the offered payment options are free of charge.


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