April 19, 2012

Tip #143 - When to look for great air fare rates

Looking for great air fare rates online? Heed our warning; don't search on the weekends! Online air fare analytics show that because airlines start their sales on Monday evenings, the time to shop is on Tuesday at 3pm EST.  The GDS (global distribution system) is updated around 3pm Tuesday, offering the largest inventory of cheap seats across the many airline platforms.