How to Travel for Cheap Around Thanksgiving?
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and this year is predicted to be the busiest travel year. We have listed the Best Thanksgiving Travel Tips before. It is possible to plan your trip on a budget despite the rising prices and demand.
Here are some of the important details to consider when you are planning your Thanksgiving trip:
If you have one specific date on your mind for your Thanksgiving trip, you might be missing out on great deals for similar dates. Try to be as flexible as possible. You can use apps like Google Flights to look for the cheapest flights. But make it quick. Although it's not too late to book, if you keep delaying, prices will only increase. If you are taking a vacation, you can be flexible with your destination as well. Thanksgiving is the best time to visit another country.
Rent a car or get a bundle flight and car rental
According to the Travel and Leisure Holiday, prices this season will be the highest they’ve been in five years. so skipping the flight part might be the most budget friendly decision this Thanksgiving season. A fun road-trip with your family means more family time and less money spent. (Inside tip: If you search for non-airports locations, you can get better deals.) If flying is a must, you can check flight and car rental bundles to stay in your budget.
Check Alternative Accommodation Options
Hotel prices may be too expensive, especially at popular places. You can check alternatives like AirBnb. Another option can be a Housesitter or Petsitter. Many people will leave their homes for Thanksgiving and need people to housesit. You can see options on reliable sites like TrustedHouseSitters.com You can actually stay entirely free if you do this. Of course you should research in advance about the details.
Consider these tips to make sure you can still afford your Christmas trip. Do not forget that the sooner you book the better offers you get.