Still Haven’t Bought Your Holiday Plane Tickets?

The bad news is you’ve missed your chance to buy them at their lowest prices, the good news is there are still a few opportunities to lower your ticket price. 1) Buy your ticket no later than ten days before the holiday, fares will soar within ten days of the holiday. 2) Think about flying Thanksgiving or Christmas Day, sure who wants to travel those dates, but that’s why they’re significantly cheaper. 3) According to Orbitz, November 6 and 7 will be the cheapest dates left to buy Christmas and New Year’s tickets, don’t ask me how they know that. … Continue reading Still Haven’t Bought Your Holiday Plane Tickets?

When Should I Buy My Thanksgiving Ticket?

If you’re planning on flying somewhere this Thanksgiving and have procrastinated on booking your flights, you’re probably wondering how soon should I buy my ticket and how badly am I going to get hosed? There’s good and bad news out there. The good since airfares have been falling sharply this fall you can probably wait a bit longer than you could most years, prices for Thanksgiving overall are 5-10% cheaper than last year and have been holding steady the last few weeks. BUT, it’s still expensive with on average tickets running three times what they are on average the rest … Continue reading When Should I Buy My Thanksgiving Ticket?