Spirit Plane

Spirit Raises Bag Fees for Summer

Oh, Spirit – you do like your fees. Granted, they are optional and granted, they may be a small price to pay for the discounter’s cheap fares (though Spirit fares, while often very good, aren’t always the cheapest). How to find the cheapest fares every time Now, Spirit is raising… Read More

Travel with Kids

Travel with Kids: Everything You Need to Know

If you’ll travel with the kids this summer (or during a holiday, or anytime) we think you’ll find this information helpful. It’s been vetted by old pros at the parenting game like FareCompare’s resident travel expert and dad, Rick Seaney. LISTEN: How does Rick cope with screaming babies? Kids Traveling… Read More

Sale Time

Weekly Airline Sale Round-up: Find Cheap Flights Here

Where do you want to go? This deals round-up probably has it. Sydney or Saskatoon? Tokyo or Toronto? Vegas or Venice? Yup, we’ve got all those and more. Airlien Sales of the Week Click the airline to find sample fares and destination cities. Weekend Deals HURRY United: Deals for This… Read More

Spirit Plane

Spirit Adds 10 New Routes

Discount carrier Spirit, sometimes known as The-Little-Airline-that-Could just keeps on growing and its latest expansion has some fun destinations. Are these the most outrageous Spirit ads ever? Spirit Adds New Routes Spirit begins flying these routes as of today (April 16). Tip: Click the city and we’ll help you find… Read More

In the Air

Bad News for Airline Passengers Who Like Quality

If you’ve ever sat on a plane and thought to yourself, “Goodness, but the quality of this flight has certainly declined,” it may comfort you to know you’re not alone. Bad News for Passengers According to the expert analysis of the highly-respected Airline Quality Rating 2015 (covering 2014), the quality… Read More

Flight Problems

What Do Airline Passengers Complain About?

The latest report from the U.S. Department of Transportation covering February 2015 notes that consumers registered 1,362 complaints about U.S. airlines. While this may not sound like much, it’s 16% higher than January’s complaint rate. Note: DOT figures don’t include complaints made directly to airlines. Got a problem with an … Read More