Left Image: HipMunk.
Right Image: CheapOAir Flight Search

Plan months in advance or book your flight on the way to the airport. Either way, these apps make the experience faster and cheaper.


CheapOAir Flight Search

Not only is this app easier to use than CheapO’s full website, it repeatedly delivered us fares that were $10 to $20 cheaper. Flights appear as mini itineraries with details about airlines and layovers. You can also search nearby airports and easily book multicity trips.

WIRED In-app promo codes for extra discounts. Email flight info to book it later.

TIRED No flexible-dates option.

Free iOS | Free Android | CheapOair Flight Search


Orbitz

If you’re familiar with Orbitz.com, you’ll know your way around this app immediately. You get simple search, filters like price and stops, and the same policy of no extra fees. Unfortunately, though, the app doesn’t include the ability to search three days before or after your travel date or to include nearby airports.

WIRED Flight tracker to check the status of your plane.

TIRED You can’t share flights via email. Missing some of the search customization tools of the full website.

Free iOS | Free Android | Orbitz


App Guide 2012 bug

App Guide 2012 bug

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Read More at:: http://www.wired.com/reviews/2013/01/app-guide-air-travel/

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