How to shop flexible travel dates using flexible calendar flight search

It’s now even easier to shop for airfare by day and price when your flight dates are flexible. Now, every FareCompare flight search includes a 30-day flexible calendar search, placing the absolute cheapest airfare on an easy-to-use calendar, making it fast and easy to pinpoint the cheapest day to fly.

FareCompare When-to-Fly flexible calendar instantly searches hundreds of date and length of stay combinations, allowing you to instantly compare dates and times, to find the price that fits your budget. And it’s easy as 1 – 2 -3.

Flexible Calendar Flight Search – Find Cheap Flights Fast

1. Choose your destination and preferred flight dates. When you search, select the “My dates are flexible” checkbox.

Flexible Calendar Search

2. Find flights using the flexible calendar. Once your search is complete, you can shop the results for the specific day you selected in your original search, or you can shop using the flexible calendar.

The dates highlighted in the calendar are the cheapest days to fly in the thirty days surrounding your preferred departure date. To change your departure date, simply click on the price in the calendar.

Flexible calendar search

3. Shop cheapest day to leave by length of stay. Instantly compare prices for your selected departure date. The FareCompare When-to-Fly Flexible Calendar Search easily lets you compare prices and departure dates, eliminating the need to ‘hunt and peck.’ FareCompare completes the equivalent of hundreds of searches with one-click.

Choose your length of stay

When your flight dates are flexible, you can save up to hundreds of dollars on your trip. Watch this video to learn more about FareCompare Flight Search, and how to find the best price on airfare every time you fly.


Published: September 24, 2010