FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney states, “Every day you wait to buy airfare for Thanksgiving, add another $5 to your overall ticket price.”
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 31, 2010
Thanksgiving 2010 is just four weeks away and the days before and after the holiday are among the busiest U.S. travel days of the year. This year, Thanksgiving airfare deals are few and far between, and as time ticks by, prices are going up. Two new tools from FareCompare will help fliers find cheap flights from this Thanksgiving –Best Time to Buy Thanksgiving Airfare Tracker and the FareCompare Thanksgiving Flight Finder.
Track Thanksgiving Airfare at FareCompare
FareCompare is successfully helping fliers find the best flight deals with the Best Time to Buy Thanksgiving Airfare Tracker
The FareCompare Thanksgiving Airfare Tracker will track the average lowest daily price for Thanksgiving airfare to the top 25 U.S. cities. The FareCompare Thanksgiving Airfare Tracker works by pointing your mouse over the different dates to see an average of what price you can possibly expect to pay each day, as well as what the average price was in 2009. Guests are encouraged to bookmark the graph for convenient and easy daily use.
FareCompare Thanksgiving Flight-Finder
Fliers can save hundreds of dollars on Thanksgiving flights by knowing the cheapest days to depart and return. FareCompare Thanksgiving Flight Finder makes it easy and fast to shop by day and price for flights. Quickly pinpoint the cheapest day to depart and return this Thanksgiving with this easy-to-use flight finder.
Unlike past years where procrastinators were rewarded with last minute airfare discounts from carriers desperate to fill airplanes, this year’s prices are already 17%-18% higher than 2009 in many markets. As FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney states, “Every day you wait to buy airfare for Thanksgiving, add another $5 to your overall ticket price.” Unfortunately, airfare isn’t expected to decrease as the holidays approach, so FareCompare urges those who wish to travel this Thanksgiving to book their tickets now.
Thanksgiving fliers from are also encouraged to avoid the Peak Day Travel Surcharge. Expect to pay a premium of up to $30 each way if you fly this Thanksgiving. This surcharge has been widely adopted and can add up to $60 to your airfare for a round-trip ticket.
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