The Best Time to Book Holidays
Dreaming of a white Christmas in Europe? We are!
According to air-flight booking app; Hopper, the best time to book Christmas holidays is now! So what are you waiting for?
This week is the best time to book, with fares down 19% from this time last year. Be warned, they are set to rise after Halloween.
The cheapest days to fly this year are Tuesday December 18th and returning Thursday January 4th. If you need to return earlier the next best date is Thursday December 27th.
Generally the earlier the flight the cheaper the ticket, so keep an eye for the early morning flights that no one wants. A plus side to this is you will also avoid peak times!
The average air fare price is set to fluctuate 152 times between now and Christmas, If your plans are flexible you can save a lot of money by setting airfare alerts and avoiding the peak days. If your destination is flexible, the best way to book flights is by using Skyscanner’s search everywhere function. Then change your dates accordingly.