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This is how you get the best fares
When you book a rate through an on-line tourist agent such as Expedia or Orbitz, look on google.com/flights for all airlines serving the flight you are travelling and then look on the airlines' websites to see if you can find an even cheaper rate. While we have not looked at airlines' websites in this test, please note that they often also offer benefits such as FAQs for frequency programs, seating and information on additional meal, luggage and other options.
We' ve found that fares for air fares that are only a few short hrs apart and at downtown locations can differ significantly. Each of these pages offers a filter to help you limit or expand this selection, although we have found that kayaks are the best. We' ve found time and again that our preference was ignored after we decided on certain take-off or non-stop time.
Kayaks, for example, are emailed to you every day or every day if the prices fall - useful if you shop well in advance. Just send us an e-mail. Do not stop buying after you have bought a voucher. According to the applicable laws, you can book for 24 hrs after payment without penalties as long as you do not travel for at least one whole sunday.
"Fares are constantly changing, so it's a good thing to review a few pages during these 24 hour periods to see if you can find an even better offer," says Carl de Marcken, a former MIT prof and fares exper.
Can I see the price for a whole year?
Would you like to find the best fares? Continue reading to find out how you can find and pack the best flight for you. On the next page you can see the fares of the flight throughout the whole year. We' ll set the best time of the year for your selected travel destinations.
Use the dropdown list to see the fares for other seasons. Here you will find more hints on how to make a reservation for a low-cost flight: In the past, last-minute travel was the first choice for travelers looking for low-cost air travel. However, in our low-cost airline age, are last-minute fligths deathed?