Having a site that consistently gets you cheap airfares is the elusive golden goose of the internet. Despite grandiose claims, most online travel websites do not always deliver great deals. Next time you’re booking a trip, avoid the popular sites like Kayak or Travelocity and try these lesser known yet great sites instead:
TheFlightDeal.com posts alerts to its followers, within minutes, when “mistake” discounts go up on the websites of various airlines as a result of a human error.
ITA Matrix helps you find the cheapest possible day and way to fly with its handy calendar tool, that displays the best possible itinerary for your trip. After entering your destination and desired length of stay, the calendar shows you the cost of flying on any given day. For example, a Wednesday-Sunday trip might be significantly cheaper than a Thursday-Monday trip.