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Cyber Monday 2021: How to find the best flight deals

The vast array of travel deals during Cyber Monday can be overwhelming. We're helping you navigate them by revealing our best tips and hacks to find incredible flight deals. Below, we'll show you how to use Skyscanner to find flights at low prices to incredible destinations in the US and around the world.

1. Search by month, not day

Know your ideal destination but flexible on travel dates? No problem. Simply use our ‘Cheapest Month‘ view to see what flights cost to your destination all month long. Once airlines release Cyber Monday flight deals, you’ll see them on Skyscanner alongside all the other flight results. The ‘Cheapest Month’ view will let you quickly have a look at when is cheapest to fly to your destination so you can nab a great deal.


2. Find the best deals to anywhere in the world

Flexible on your destination? Use the ‘Explore Everywhere’ feature to see the cheapest flights from your home airport to all around the world. Perhaps a road trip around Spain is calling your name? Or maybe the beaches and jungles of Costa Rica appeal to you? Tempt fate by using ‘Explore’ to discover the best Cyber Monday flight deals and book a trip to a new destination. This is a top search hack during Cyber Monday when airlines are running destination-based deals.


3. Know where you can go and what you need to get there

We know that keeping up with travel restrictions isn’t easy nowadays, but we have a way to make it as easy as possible. To learn more about the travel restrictions at any destination, use our live COVID-19 travel map. Here, you’ll see a breakdown of which countries are open to U.S. citizens and what you need to do in order to visit (vaccination, quarantine, negative testing, etc). We update this information daily to help you make informed travel decisions.


4. Book flexible tickets, enjoy peace of mind

Our ‘Flexible Tickets’ filter helps you book flights with confidence. Use the filter to narrow your results to flights that offer flexible booking options, so you can change/cancel as needed when the unexpected happens. This lets you plan your travels during uncertain times with peace of mind. To further protect both your trip and your sanity, consider purchasing travel insurance as well.


5. Set up price alerts and let the deals come to you

Once you’ve found your ideal route, set a Price Alert so Skyscanner can keep an eye on it for you. This way, we’ll let you know when the price goes up or down so you don’t have to stay glued to your computer. Most Cyber Monday deals won’t last long once they’re released, so get ahead of the curve by setting up Price Alerts on your favorite routes ahead of the holidays. Cyber Monday is on November 29 this year, but airlines may start releasing deals up to a week before.


Can’t wait until Cyber Monday?

Deals can be found all the time, so why not have a look at our latest flight deals now? Don’t forget to double-check entry requirements and government regulations before you book, using our live COVID-19 travel map.


FAQs

When is Cyber Monday 2021?

Cyber Monday is on November 29, 2021. Airlines frequently release deals for the holidays at any point during the weeks surrounding Cyber Monday, so it’s worth checking often!

Will there be Cyber Monday flight deals this year?

Cyber Monday takes place each year on the Monday after Thanksgiving. The pandemic kept us home for much of 2020, but travel is getting back to normal now. Many travel companies will likely want to capitalize on the increase in travel interest by releasing tempting Cyber Monday flight deals. 

Is Cyber Monday a good time to buy flight tickets?

Absolutely! Many airlines have Cyber Monday flight deals with crazy low prices that you won’t see at any other time of year. These fares often go quick, so set your alarm and get in early to find the very best prices on your favorite routes.

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