Tuesday is the Best Day to Shop: Today’s Sales

Airfare analyst (and FareCompare CEO) Rick Seaney may have given this advice a gazillion times but he never gets tired of it: “The best day to shop for airfare is Tuesday.” The sales below are proof.

Come back every Tuesday for the latest deals.

Sales: Proof Tuesday is Best Day to Shop

Late Monday, early Tuesday – that’s when most airlines launch sales these days. Once that happens, competing airlines match the new sale prices and – voilà! – shoppers get the biggest pile of cheap flights to choose from.

Look at these deals – posted Tuesday, June 9 – to see what we’re talking about. Click the airline for sample fares and destinations.

  • Alaska: Summer/Fall Deals from $69 one-way (include Hawaii, Alask, Mexico)
  • American: Getaways for This Weekend from $220 round-trip
  • Delta: Late Summer Deals to Alaska from $99 one-way
  • JetBlue: Barbados Vacation Packages from $499 per person
  • Southwest: Late Summer/Fall Deals from $59 one-way
  • Spirit: Summer Deals from $24 one-way – HURRY
  • United: Summer Deals from $127 round-trip

Want more? Check out our Deals Blog, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook. And come back to this page every Tuesday for the latest airfare sales.


Updated: October 27, 2015