September 22, 2014
Your friends at CheapAir remember very well what it was like being a cash-strapped college student. We’d like to suggest you start early when looking for flights home for the holidays. The short answer to the question is that it’s not too soon to be starting your research!
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September 16, 2014
The CheapAir Holiday Flights Index is now at the lowest point it has been all year for Christmas and New Year’s flights. Thanksgiving airfares are also near recent lows. Read more »
September 5, 2014
With the unofficial end-of-summer now past, this is a time that many would-be travelers start thinking about Thanksgiving flights. If history serves, more people will book flights for Turkey Day in September than during all the previous months combined. But do you really need to book this early? Read more »
August 7, 2014
If you’re planning to fly for Thanksgiving in 2014, and you have the good fortune to be reading this article, we have two words of advice for you: don’t delay. Start your search now. Okay. That was more like six words, but you get the idea. Read more »
July 29, 2014
Last week, I walked into my local drugstore to pick up some sunscreen for a spontaneous trip to the beach and my eyes were assaulted with an entire row of Christmas decorations—in July! This experience brought out my inner Scrooge – how in the heck am I expected to start Christmas shopping in July?
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June 2, 2014
We know it seems crazy early to be talking about flights for the holidays — many of you haven’t even booked your summer trip yet. But it’s worth pointing out that today, June 2, was the least expensive day (on average) to buy flights for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Years in 2013. Read more »
June 1, 2014
Welcome to the 2014 edition of the CheapAir Holiday Fare Index! We’ve built this section of our site to make it easier for you to find the best air fares for travel during the busy Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years’ seasons.
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January 5, 2014
The holiday travel season is just about over and throngs of people, weather permitting, are in the process of making their way home. Over the last 7 months, we looked at just under three hundred sixty five million fares, ran them through all kinds of queries, and gleaned some really great insights. So before we close the book completely on the 2013 holidays, let’s take a look at some of the things we learned: Read more »