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How much airfare in the US costs today compared to 10 years ago

The cost of airfare in the US has dropped in the past 10 years, after adjusting for inflation. The average domestic flight costs $US359 today, while in 2010, the average price was $US336, or $US392 in today’s dollars. The cost of flying has changed in other ways, too – luggage […]
How much airfare in the US costs today compared to 10 years ago
Strategy

9 surprisingly affordable luxury vacations you can take this spring

Some of the most popular tourist destinations in the world are surprisingly affordable to visit this spring. We found deals on luxe hotels and scouted flight deals to find nine upscale getaways that won’t break the bank. The most affordable luxury destinations this spring include Paris, Amsterdam, and Shanghai. While […]
9 surprisingly affordable luxury vacations you can take this spring
Lifestyle

How to find the cheapest flights online, in 9 steps

We compiled nine tips to help you book your next flight online. They will help you find the cheapest airfare, set yourself up for upgrades, and ensure a comfortable flight. Booking your flight is often a stressful experience. But it doesn’t have to be. We compiled nine tips to help […]
How to find the cheapest flights online, in 9 steps
Markets

The best time to book flights to just about anywhere in the world

The best time to book a flight depends on where you’re travelling. CheapAir analysed airfare trends and found how far in advance you should book flights to each region. For flights from the US to the Caribbean, you should book almost seven months in advance, while 66 days is enough […]
The best time to book flights to just about anywhere in the world
Markets

8 reasons first-class airfare is so expensive

First-class plane tickets can cost as much as 70% more than economy airfare, and even more for international flights. Such a high price tag makes flying first class an unattainable dream for many travellers. It’s so expensive, in part, because it enables airlines to offer other tickets at a discount; […]
8 reasons first-class airfare is so expensive