CheapOair.com Announces Top Destinations for Fourth of July Travel

NEW YORK, NY (June 27, 2019) – CheapOair®, the premier online travel agency and leading provider of affordable flights, has announced its 2019 top ten most popular destinations for the Fourth of July. This year, Los Angeles took the number one spot as the most-booked destination with data showing that its average roundtrip airfare had decreased by 14% compared to last summer.

Orlando, which topped the list in 2018, fell to the back of the pack with a ninth-place ranking despite its status as the most affordable destination of the top ten cities with an average roundtrip airfare of $221.

“This summer, we’re seeing a major decrease in airfare for some of the most popular summer destinations,” says Tom Spagnola, CheapOair’s Senior Vice President of Supplier Relations. “The average airfare to Las Vegas has decreased by 35% since last summer, making it the second most-booked destination for the holiday.”

CheapOair’s Top 10 U.S. Domestic Destinations for Fourth of July 2019

For an unforgettable Fourth of July experience that’s easy on the wallet, CheapOair recommends visiting one of Orlando’s many theme parks for their annual Independence Day celebrations. Alternatively, those seeking a more relaxed atmosphere should head to Seattle or Boston for their outdoor concerts and renowned fireworks displays.

“Independence Day signifies the height of the travel season, as many consumers kick off their summer vacations that weekend. As we get closer to the Fourth of July holiday and the busiest summer travel season yet, airline prices are only expected to increase. Consumers should take advantage of the deals available now before they miss out on some great travel opportunities,” Spagnola adds.

With its unique and comprehensive travel trend monitoring, CheapOair’s mission is to educate and aid consumers and travel professionals in both planning their travel accommodations and staying current on the most popular destinations.

For more information, please visit www.CheapOair.com, www.cheapoair.com/mobile, or our social media pages, www.Facebook.com/CheapOair and https://twitter.com/cheapoair.

 

About CheapOair

CheapOair is an online travel agency that specializes in providing cheap flights and great last-minute flight deals for travelers worldwide. Consumers can book online, on mobile apps for iOS and Android, by phone (1-800-566-2345) or live chat. Part of Fareportal’s family of travel brands, CheapOair bridges the gap between an online travel agency and a traditional agency with certified travel agents available 24/7 to help find discount flight tickets to global destinations on over 600 airlines, a million hotels, and 100s of car rental companies. Follow CheapOair on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram , and Pinterest to learn how to travel the world for less.

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Fareportal’s OTA Brands Named Among Top Travel Agencies by AirEuropa

Fareportal, the travel technology company powering CheapOair.com and OneTravel.com, was recently recognized by AirEuropa with the Top Sales Agent Award for its sales performance in 2018. This annual award honors the top sellers of flight inventory in the United States over the past year.

AirEuropa representatives Pablo Sanchez and Richard Clark presented this year’s award to Fareportal’s Global Senior Vice President of Supplier Relations, Sanjay Hathiramani, at the awards ceremony held at the Meliá Castilla Hotel in Madrid, Spain on May 14, 2019.

“It is extremely gratifying to receive the Top Sales Agent Award for 2018 from AirEuropa,” said Hathiramani. “This clearly demonstrates our efforts and the hard work of all of our employees as we continuously aim to provide our customers with more choices when planning and booking their travel.”

AirEuropa is the airline company of the Globalia tourism group and is a full member of the SkyTeam Alliance. AirEuropa has grown to become the second-largest Spanish airline, operating both domestically within Spain as well as internationally across Europe, to the Middle East and Africa, and to North and South America.

“We are so grateful to Fareportal and all of its employees for their continued support over the past few years,” said Sanchez, Country Manager USA for AirEuropa. “We have built a solid partnership and it continued to strengthen even more in 2018. We look forward to having Fareportal as a strategic partner for AirEuropa in the years to come and we are confident there are great things ahead.”

“With over 600 airline partnerships worldwide, it is always great to see the positive impact we are able to have on our partners’ businesses,” said Sam S. Jain, CEO and Founder at Fareportal. “We are proud to be able to support AirEuropa especially as they continue to increase their global footprint.”

 

About Fareportal

Fareportal is a travel technology company powering a next generation travel concierge service. Utilizing its innovative technology and company owned and operated global contact centers, Fareportal has built strong industry partnerships providing customers access to over 600 airlines, 1 million hotels, and hundreds of car rental companies around the globe. With a portfolio of consumer travel brands including CheapOair and OneTravel, Fareportal enables consumers to book online, on mobile apps for iOS and Android, by phone, or live chat.

About AirEuropa

AirEuropa is a member of SkyTeam Alliance, and is made up of 19 airlines that provide access to a global airline network of more than 14,500 daily flights to 1,150 destinations in 175 countries. The AirEuropa fleet is one of the most modern in Europe. The airline is integrated in Globalia, a major Spanish travel group, and is a leader in environmental conservation processes.

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CheapOair.com Reveals the Most Popular European Destinations This Summer

CheapOair®, an online travel agency and leading provider of cheap flights, today announced the most popular European destinations for summer travel in 2019. After analyzing trends and booking data, CheapOair revealed that London is the highest booked destination for the fourth year in a row with an average roundtrip airfare of $783, a 10% price decrease from 2018.

CheapOair’s data reveals that the average price to fly to European destinations has decreased by 3% this summer. Due to major carriers continuing to introduce basic economy fares for trans-Atlantic flights, consumers are taking advantage of many affordable travel options to popular European cities, including Paris, Rome, Barcelona, and Madrid.

CheapOair's Top European Destinations For Summer 2019

Through price comparison and booking analysts, CheapOair also found that it is becoming more affordable to travel to Greece. While Athens continues to be a summer hot spot with a bit of a higher cost in airfare, the destination is seeing a 4% price decrease compared to 2018, making it a highly attractive destination this year.

“Flying to Europe is becoming more affordable every year, which means it’s also becoming increasingly popular,” said Tom Spagnola, Senior Vice President of Supplier Relations at CheapOair. “Consumers should take advantage of these low costs to experience European cities they haven’t been to before, but booking early is important as summer is the most popular travel season and costs will only increase from here.”

By consistently monitoring travel trends, CheapOair’s mission is to educate and aid consumers and travel professionals in both planning their travel accommodations and staying current on the most popular destinations.

For more information, please visit www.CheapOair.com, www.cheapoair.com/mobile, or our social media pages, www.Facebook.com/CheapOair and https://twitter.com/cheapoair.

 

About CheapOair

CheapOair is an online travel agency that specializes in providing cheap flights and great last-minute flight deals for travelers worldwide. Consumers can book online, on mobile apps for iOS and Android, by phone (1-800-566-2345) or live chat. Part of Fareportal’s family of travel brands, CheapOair bridges the gap between an online travel agency and a traditional agency with certified travel agents available 24/7 to help find discount flight tickets to global destinations on over 600 airlines, a million hotels, and 100s of car rental companies. Follow CheapOair on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram , and Pinterest to learn how to travel the world for less.

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[1] Based on CheapOair reservation data for flights departing from US gateways 05/01/19 through 08/31/19.

CheapOair.com Makes Planning Summer Travel Easy with its Immersive City Guide Platform

With the summer season finally here, CheapOair.com is offering consumers an inside look at their favorite cities, to make booking travel plans easier than ever. The online travel agency and leading provider of cheap flights, is offering ambitious travelers tips and neighborhood guides to the top ten cities around the United States, via its online resource, Things to Do.

From popular cities including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, and San Francisco, CheapOair.com’s Things to Do feature is a one-stop-shop for travelers who are in need of information from dining options, nightlife, activities and more, in order to plan a summer vacation or quick weekend getaway. With these travel insights, consumers can enjoy their summer travel plans even more, by being in-the-know about the destinations they plan to vacation to over the next few months.

Things to Do
Traveling to a major city can be daunting, especially if you don’t know where to start. CheapOair kicks off each city guide with basic details on how to spend the first 48 hours and offers suggestions for cost-free activities.

Recommendations are then broken down by interest, such as dining and nightlife, shopping, outdoor activities, or arts and culture. To give travelers the most trustworthy advice, CheapOair leveraged the knowledge of locals to curate content for each destination. Many of CheapOair’s suggestions also include video content for a deeper dive into the recommended listings.

A Personal Touch
Each destination features at least one personal story from an area native exploring their individual connection with the city. These stories give the reader authentic insights the typical traveler may not know about.

CheapOair also provides Community Recommendations and Reviews from other CheapOair customers for an added layer of validation during the planning process.

When to Go and How to Get There
Of course, the most important part is planning when to go and determining the best way to get there. CheapOair offers insight on when to experience the best weather, the cheapest months to travel, and the best ways to reach each city.

By consistently monitoring travel trends, CheapOair’s mission is to educate and aid consumers and travel professionals in both planning their travel accommodations and staying current on the most popular destinations.

For more information, please visit www.CheapOair.com, www.cheapoair.com/mobile, or our social media pages, www.Facebook.com/CheapOair and https://twitter.com/cheapoair.

 

About CheapOair

CheapOair is an online travel agency that specializes in providing cheap flights and great last-minute flight deals for travelers worldwide. Consumers can book online, on mobile apps for iOS and Android, by phone (1-800-566-2345) or live chat. Part of Fareportal’s family of travel brands, CheapOair bridges the gap between an online travel agency and a traditional agency with certified travel agents available 24/7 to help find discount flight tickets to global destinations on over 600 airlines, a million hotels, and 100s of car rental companies. Follow CheapOair on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram , and Pinterest to learn how to travel the world for less.

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