- Global travel market Skyscanner details the top destinations for Americans looking to get away from it all this Independence Day weekend
- travel specialist Marc Crossy explains how to make a good deal
- Skyscanner.com and Skyscanner the app offers last-minute deals for holiday weekends, with flexible rates and health and safety ratings highlighted in searches
MIAMI, June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Skyscanner Global Travel Marketplace Launches 4th Julye travel statistics, following the continued simplification and removal of restrictions in global tourist destinations.
Top Five Domestic Destinations Reserved for Independence Day Travel****
- New York
- Los Angeles
Top Five International Destinations Booked for Independence Day Trips*****
Independence Day Trip Pricing Facts******
- The average price for domestic travel is $345
- The average price for international travel is $712
Marc CrossySkyscanner’s US travel expert:
“It’s so important to contrast and compare when shopping for travel, especially for short-term travel. There are still great deals on airfares for those who know how to shop around.”
How to hack your way to a good deal, with tips from Marc CrossySkyscanner’s US travel expert:
Be price savvy: “Searching by multiple dates and airports will give you the best chance of getting a great deal. Setting up price alerts will ensure you’re the first to know when prices drop with any additional discounts or additional offer. You can mark a flight you are interested in and Skyscanner will email you each time the price goes up or down.”
Consider all the options: “In recent years, new destinations have surged in popularity as the hallways have brought to light some surprising gems. Swap your usual stay Cancun for Florida Where California could be an unexpected pleasure.”
Mix & Match to Save $$: “It’s not just a summer fashion trend, mixing and matching the airlines you choose to fly with can significantly reduce costs. Fares don’t have to be booked as returns, consider flying with one airline and another to save money.You can easily compare prices on Skyscanner’s cheapest month tool.
Use the full month tool to find the best deals: “Flight prices are all based on supply and demand. Because some dates are more popular than others, prices will vary. The search tool “whole month” lets you see cheap flights at a glance and choose the deal that’s right for you. Consider traveling a day before or a day after your original departure dates, fly days less popular of the week is always less expensive.
Flex is the word: “In the past, being flexible with travel might have meant flying at anti-social times to get a good price. But now, with an ever-changing travel landscape, it’s important to know what the policies are. change on airfares and These policies are highlighted in Skyscanner searches, making it easy to change travel bookings.Choosing these flexible options can sometimes be much cheaper than package deals and of course , allows a tailor-made trip.
Notes to Editors
**Economy class, round trip from the United States, weekly search volumes at the start of the week January 1, 2022compared to the beginning of the week May 24, 2022on Skyscanner platforms
***Economy class, round trip from the United States, weekly booking volumes at the start of the week May 15, 2022compared to the beginning of the week May 24, 2022on Skyscanner platforms
**** Economy class, round trip from the United States, weekly booking volumes at the start of the week January 1, 2022compared to the beginning of the week May 24, 2022on Skyscanner platforms
*****Economy class, round trip redirects (reservations) on Skyscanner platforms
****** Economy class, round trip, international travel from the United States, redirection (reservations) between March 18 – June 18, 2021on Skyscanner platforms
*******Average trip cost between July 1 and July 5taken from prices on Skyscanner platforms for referrals (reservations) made in 2022 for economy class, round trip from the United States
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