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Istanbul, Turkey
Cheap Flights
How to Book a Long Layover and Get More Travel in One Trip
Campbell Hawk
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Campbell Hawk
Jan 22, 2019
Adding a long layover between flights is an easy way to see more in one trip, and you don’t have to be a super savvy traveler to do it
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5 min read
Colorful boats along the shore in Nepal
Cheap Flights
How to Find Airline Mistake Fares
Scott Keyes
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Scott Keyes
Aug 21, 2018
Mistake fares can mean amazing deals. Learn what mistake fares are, how to find them, and what you need to know when you book
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6 min read
title card: The Best and Worst US Airports for Cheap International Flights in 2019.
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The Best and Worst US Airports for Cheap International Flights in 2019
Scott Keyes
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Scott Keyes
Jun 26, 2019
When it comes to scoring cheap flights, geography counts. Here are the best and worst US airports for finding cheap international flights
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14 min read
Hiroshima Japan with overlay image of Google logo and word 'Flights' in blue font
Cheap Flights
How to Use Google Flights to Find Cheap Flights
Scott Keyes
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Scott Keyes
Aug 21, 2018
Google Flights is one of the most powerful flight search engines and it's a great tool for finding cheap flights. Here's how to use Google
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5 min read
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Cheap Flights
How to Find Cheap Flights: The Ultimate Guide
Scott Keyes
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Scott Keyes
Jun 22, 2018
Learn the secrets to finding cheap flights in this step-by-step tutorial written by Scott Keyes, co-founder and CEO of Scott's Cheap Flights
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6 min read
Cinque Terre village with Scott's Cheap flights logo
Travel Tips
How Scott’s Cheap Flights Works—and How to Get the Most from Membership
Scott Keyes
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Scott Keyes
May 22, 2019
We get a lot of questions about how Scott’s Cheap Flights works; read on for details on what to expect, and how to prepare for a flight deal
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7 min read
airplane seen from airport windows
Cheap Flights
The Best (and Worst) Budget Airlines for Cheap Flights from the US
Campbell Hawk
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Campbell Hawk
Feb 7, 2019
Not all budget airlines are created equal. Here are the best and worst budget international airlines from the United States
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7 min read
best travel sites for cheap flights
Cheap Flights
The Best Travel Sites for Booking Cheap Flights
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
May 3, 2019
There are numerous ways to search for flights online, but there are a few OTAs and metasearch sites we routinely recommend. Here are
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7 min read
toy plane on currency
Travel Tips
Everything You Need to Know About Flying Budget Airlines
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
May 24, 2019
With legacy airlines offering basic economy and low-cost carriers beefing up service, the line between budget and full-service airlines
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11 min read
Kirkjufell, Snaefellesness Peninsula, Iceland
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19 of the Best Places to Travel on Cheap Flights in 2019
Katie Hammel
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Katie Hammel
Jan 7, 2019
As you’re dreaming of where to go in 2019, be on the lookout for hot deals to these 19 destinations
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13 min read
toy plane and sunset
Cheap Flights
Cheap Flight Hack: How to Cross the Ocean as Cheaply as Possible
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
Jan 24, 2019
One of our top tips for finding cheap international flights is “cross the ocean as cheaply as possible,” which might mean buying two sets
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7 min read
airport with waiting passengers
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What to Do If Your Airline Goes Bust
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
Mar 28, 2019
It's never good news when an airline goes out of business. Here’s what you need to know if you’re among the passengers affected
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3 min read
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