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Skyscanner’s Guide to Black Friday Flight Deals

We know that travel is especially difficult right now. But alongside the latest COVID-19 travel advice and updates, we want to continue to inspire you with new travel content so that when the world opens its doors again, you'll be ready.

Black Friday airline sales are right around the corner. This year has been a roller coaster ride of ups-and-downs, changed itineraries, and re-planned expeditions. However, like all savvy wanderers, we adapted on the fly. We explored where we’re able and made adventure happen wherever we are. Now, it’s time to focus on the road ahead with that same inspired outlook. End your 2020 on a high-note with Skyscanner’s smashing deals on Black Friday airline tickets.

Booking Black Friday travel looks a bit different this year. With that in mind, we’re not only dedicated to finding you great Black Friday airline deals, but safe ones as well. That’s why our site offers traveler-focused, in-product benefits. Think: flexible flight tickets that keep your travel plans accessible, and airline safety ratings that protect you and your fellow passengers.

Black Friday airline deals come with peace of mind from Skyscanner

Be the first to know when Black Friday Airline Deals go live

Skyscanner’s Black Friday airline deals are going to be a can’t-miss event. One great way to cash in on the day’s super savings? Being the first to know. We’ll be announcing these smashing Black Friday airline deals via our newsletter when they go live. By signing on, you’ll also receive incredible travel deals, tips and news sent straight to your inbox.

How to find Black Friday Airline Deals

Skyscanner is made for wayfarers like you. The travel booking tips and tools on our website and app make Skyscanner the place to find great Black Friday airline deals. Sure, you could sign up for email blasts from each individual airline out there, but why not let us cover that ground for you? Enjoy your holiday pie in peace while experienced travel pros search the skies for your travel deals.

Finding Deals on the Skyscanner App 

Skyscanner’s award-winning travel app has important features you need for booking Black Friday flights. While searching for travel dates, choose options like “Show Flexible Flights” to keep your tickets adjustable should COVID restrictions change in a given area. Think of it as 2020-proofing your travel plans.

Book black friday airline deals with our Flexible Ticket option to keep your travel adaptable to change.

Finding Deals on the Skyscanner Website 

Using the Skyscanner website to book Black Friday flight deals gives travelers more security than ever before. As well as finding flexible tickets, you can perform your searches with our “COVID-19 Safety Ratings” filter. Find flights with the most up-to-date info on airline precautionary measures.

While using Skyscanner to protect your health, you can protect your pocketbook as well by using our Price Alerts. Alerts help you lock-in great, inexpensive flights. With Price Alerts, you don’t have to wait for Black Friday flight deals. We’ll keep you posted on affordable tickets, starting as soon as you sign up.

How-to image on booking Black Friday airline Deals on Skyscanner's website

Black Friday Airline Deals

In addition to Black Friday flights, Skyscanner is here to keep you up-to-date on travel savings all throughout the holiday season. Whether it’s finding Cyber Monday sales on hotel rooms, opportunities to book cheaper car rentals, or breaking down Black Friday airline deals by your favorite carrier, we’ve got you covered.

Discover where you can go – and get inspiration on where to travel with your Black Friday flight deals.

At Skyscanner, we’re a community of travelers just like you. This means we’re always hunting for unique destinations, vacations, and getaways that take your travel to fresh places. This year, our search for adventure might look different, but our wanderlust burns stronger in spite of the challenges. That’s why we’ve collected a set of resources to help you keep current on the world’s state of travel while you’re booking deals on Black Friday flights.

Discover where you can go now

Travel restrictions are a necessary bummer, and we get that. However, there’s something even worse than travel restrictions: not having clear information on how and where travel is limited. Want to stay in the loop? Check out Skyscanner’s interactive travel restrictions map. It’s updated regularly with data from the International Air Transport Association, so you can stay current on the state of worldwide travel.

Discover where to stay with your Black Friday airline deals by using Skyscanner's travel restrictions map

Set up alerts for your dream destinations to know when you can travel there again

Skyscanner’s interactive travel restrictions map has many features to it. One example? The ability to set alerts for your heart’s desired destinations. Have you been dreaming of a trip to Croatia? Indonesia? Costa Rica? Enter your email and be the first to get a notification when travel begins again.

Get inspired on where to go next

Plan safe and travel smart

Whatever your reasons for traveling are, be safe as you go. Skyscanner has equipped our app and website with search features suited to the COVID-19 era, so you can stay book your travel with peace of mind.

Skyscanner is helping you book safer, smarter travel for Black Friday flight deals


Skyscanner is your hub for the phenomenal travel deals this holiday shopping season. Black Friday is always a great time to shop airline deals, but with our award-winning travel app and intuitive website, you can find inexpensive flights, anytime. Make sure to sign up for Price Alerts and Travel Restriction notifications to get relevant info on booking safe travel.

Start discovering flights for the destination of your dreams. Book with Skyscanner.👇


FAQS About Black Friday Airline Deals

Do airline typically have Black Friday Deals?

Yes! Airlines, like most businesses, traditionally offer unbeatable savings on Black Friday. We expect that this year some airlines such as Spirit, United, and Delta have already begun preparing for their Black Friday sales. Sign up for Skyscanner Price Alerts to be the first to know when these become available.

Is it cheaper to buy flights on Black Friday or Cyber Monday?

Airlines tend to offer great sales on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But, don’t forget about Travel Tuesday either. Over the past several years, “Travel Tuesday” has been growing in popularity as a day where airlines offer great deals. Look forward to some great savings on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.

Will COVID-19 hurt Black Friday flight deals?

While we can’t be totally sure how the situation around COVID-19 will change, deals on Black Friday airline tickets are showing a lot of promise. Since domestic travel is still accessible, several major airlines have already begun sharing info on expected sales. Bookmark this page and sign up for Skyscanner’s travel restriction notifications to stay aware of any changes to available travel destinations.