Best Time to Book Domestic Flights: For travel within the U.S., it's typically best to book your flights about one to two months before your trip.
Best Time to Book International Flights: For international flights, it's advisable to start looking at flight prices at least six months in advance and try to book at least two months before your trip.
Cheapest Days to Fly: Flying on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays can save you money, as these are typically cheaper days to fly both domestically and internationally..
Cheapest Times to Fly: Early morning, midday, or late-night flights tend to be cheaper. If you're booking a long-haul or international flight, consider taking a red-eye flight for potential savings.
Special Promotions: February 29, 2024, being a Leap Year day, is expected to bring major promotions from airlines and other travel companies. It’s a good idea to look out for deals around this time
Avoid Last-Minute Booking: Typically, booking within 30 days of your flight can result in higher prices, especially for international flights. It's better to book earlier to avoid last-minute price hikes
Holiday Travel: For Thanksgiving, the best time to book is about 36 to 74 days before departure.
For Christmas, aim for 20 to 88 days in advance. Start searching for Thanksgiving flights around September 10 and for Christmas flights around September 28