This Is How Airlines Price Tickets (And How You Can Try And Game Them)

Leah Bourne
May 29, 2019

Ever wonder how airlines price tickets? Why is that sometimes shorter flights are so much more expensive than much longer ones? Why is that one day a flight costs one thing and the very next day it can cost something completely different?

It can sometimes feel that the airlines are gaming people at every turn when they are pricing tickets, and well, they are.

Ahead of the busiest travel season of the year we are breaking down the pricing secrets that the airlines don’t want you to know.

From what you are actually paying for when you buy an airline ticket to why shorter flight are sometimes way more expensive (we know, it’s just so strange).

Take notes as you book your summer travel plans!

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