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WHEN TO FLY
We've broken down the top destinations offering the best flight deals, month-by-month. So you can be confident you're getting the right flight at the right time.
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Best Deals: January
Osaka, Japan
35%
drop in price
$652
median airfare
Chiang Mai, Thailand
25%
drop in price
$712
median airfare
Bali, Indonesia
21%
drop in price
$735
median airfare
Oaxaca, Mexico
19%
drop in price
$415
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Tampa, Florida
16%
drop in price
$174
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Las Vegas, Nevada
16%
drop in price
$165
median airfare
Best Deals: February
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Colorado Springs, Colorado
20%
drop in price
$263
median airfare
Puerto Escondido, Mexico
16%
drop in price
$496
median airfare
Zurich, Switzerland
15%
drop in price
$593
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Asheville, North Carolina
13%
drop in price
$315
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
13%
drop in price
$545
median airfare
U.S. Virgin Islands
13%
drop in price
$455
median airfare
Best Deals: March
Melbourne, Australia
16%
drop in price
$1004
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Austin, Texas
13%
drop in price
$300
median airfare
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
13%
drop in price
$903
median airfare
Acapulco, Mexico
12%
drop in price
$499
median airfare
Shannon, Ireland
11%
drop in price
$633
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
San Diego, California
11%
drop in price
$305
median airfare
Best Deals: April
San Juan, Puerto Rico
31%
drop in price
$256
median airfare
Turks and Caicos Islands
25%
drop in price
$380
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
25%
drop in price
$217
median airfare
U.S. Virgin Islands
22%
drop in price
$422
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
San Antonio, Texas
20%
drop in price
$298
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
20%
drop in price
$202
median airfare
Best Deals: May
Thera, Greece
45%
drop in price
$743
median airfare
Reykjavik, Iceland
25%
drop in price
$413
median airfare
Sevilla, Spain
20%
drop in price
$774
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Kaua'i, Hawaii
18%
drop in price
$517
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
San Francisco, California
18%
drop in price
$256
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Raleigh, North Carolina
18%
drop in price
$243
median airfare
Best Deals: June
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Albuquerque, New Mexico
28%
drop in price
$297
median airfare
Belfast, United Kingdom
26%
drop in price
$744
median airfare
Luqa, Malta
24%
drop in price
$965
median airfare
Tahiti, French Polynesia
22%
drop in price
$1278
median airfare
Lyon, France
17%
drop in price
$977
median airfare
Kelowna, Canada
16%
drop in price
$272
median airfare
Best Deals: July
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Charleston, South Carolina
19%
drop in price
$272
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
18%
drop in price
$400
median airfare
Málaga, Spain
17%
drop in price
$914
median airfare
Corfu, Greece
17%
drop in price
$988
median airfare
Cancún, Mexico
16%
drop in price
$376
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Maui, Hawaii
15%
drop in price
$606
median airfare
Best Deals: August
Reykjavik, Iceland
23%
drop in price
$440
median airfare
Mykonos, Greece
16%
drop in price
$1024
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Helena, Montana
15%
drop in price
$433
median airfare
Willemstad, Curaçao
14%
drop in price
$523
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Honolulu, Hawaii
14%
drop in price
$576
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Aspen, Colorado
13%
drop in price
$555
median airfare
Best Deals: September
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
32%
drop in price
$403
median airfare
Ontario, Canada
21%
drop in price
$252
median airfare
Cozumel, Mexico
20%
drop in price
$449
median airfare
BEST DEAL: DOMESTIC
Atlantic City, New Jersey
19%
drop in price
$135
median airfare
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
18%
drop in price
$755
median airfare
Marseille, France
15%
drop in price
$793
median airfare
Best Deals: October
Belize City, Belize
25%
drop in price
$385
median airfare
Winnipeg, Canada
24%
drop in price
$250
median airfare
Nice, France
16%
drop in price
$661
median airfare
Phuket City, Thailand
16%
drop in price
$634
median airfare
Palermo, Italy
16%
drop in price
$762
median airfare
Milan, Italy
15%
drop in price
$572
median airfare
Best Deals: November
Brussels, Belgium
22%
drop in price
$547
median airfare
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
21%
drop in price
$691
median airfare
Rome, Italy
21%
drop in price
$592
median airfare
Madrid, Spain
20%
drop in price
$574
median airfare
Vancouver, Canada
19%
drop in price
$253
median airfare
Zurich, Switzerland
18%
drop in price
$669
median airfare
Best Deals: December
Calgary, Canada
27%
drop in price
$312
median airfare
Québec City, Canada
23%
drop in price
$328
median airfare
Barcelona, Spain
18%
drop in price
$711
median airfare
Montreal, Canada
17%
drop in price
$295
median airfare
Guadalajara, Mexico
16%
drop in price
$426
median airfare
Halifax, Canada
15%
drop in price
$366
median airfare
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How Far Ahead to Book Travel, Based on Where You're Flying
Calculations are based on flights out of the US
North America
1 Month
Central America
3 Months
Caribbean
1 Month
South America
1 Month
Europe
6 Months
Africa
5 Months
Middle East
6 Months
Asia
6 Months
South Pacific
4 Months