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Travel Tools and Resources - Airlines

General Airline Search Engines

Do you need to check every search engine? Of course not. Generally speaking, prices won't vary that much. They're all hitting the same databases.

Flightfox - crowd-sourced search; travel experts compete to get the best fares

Hipmunk - streamlined search by price and agony; nice design

InsideTrip - search by price and quality

Kayak - general search flights, hotels, cars; first in class

Mobissimo - general search flights, hotels, cars

Rome2Rio - specializing in complicated itineraries with flights, trains (Europe, India, China), driving, and ferries

Round the World Flights - specializing in around-the-world flights

Vayama - general search flights, hotels, cars

Budget Airline Search Engines

Adioso - specializes in spontaneous and budget travel; searches low-cost airline

Momondo - meta-searches of cheap flights and hotels

Wegolo - specializes in low-cost airlines

WhichBudget - specializes in low-cost airlines; enables search by country and airport

Track Flights

FlightAware - live flight tracking 

FlightStats - track by flight number, airport, route; best in class

Compare Flights

FareCompare - airline ticket comparison

Skyscanner - specializing in cheap flights

Skytrax - airline and airport reviews

Yapta - track flights before you buy

Find a Good Seat



Frequent Flyer Miles

Book Your Award - a service to help maximize, understand, and use your miles

MileMaven - deals, tips, and tricks

The Points Guy - info and advice for making the most of miles

Superfly - search airfare based on frequent flyer, hotel, and credit card miles and status

Travel Hacking Cartel - tips and tricks for earning and using miles (fee-based)

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