HOW TO SAVE BIG WHEN BOOKING FLIGHTS
If you can cope with a few stop-overs and a longer travel time then you'll find cheaper tickets.
Avoid Direct Flights
Busy holiday seasons such as Christmas and summer can see a huge jump in prices. Travel in the low season for cheaper flights.
Travel Off Season
Always compare prices across multiple airlines to get a better deal.
Use Comparison Sites
It's rare, nowadays, that you'll get a cheap last minute flight. Book early if you have the option.
Budget airlines can offer great deals if you can book early and don;t have much baggage. Just be careful of the hidden extra fees.
Check Out Budget Airlines
Weekend travel can be notoriasly expensive. Traveling during the week can offer big savings. Make multiple searches on different days of the week and compare prices.
Search for the Cheapest Days to Travel
If you have more than one airport in your area then check their prices as well.
Look for Alternate Airports
Avoid excess baggage fees by making sure that you bags are within the recommended allowance before you get to the airport.