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Norwegian's Ridiculously Cheap London-To-U.S. Flights Take Off

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.08.2014 | Travel

The time has come: budget airline Norwegian has launched its much-hyped, low-cost transatlantic flights. Here's everything you need to know. Norwe...

Flybe Will Launch 'Shuttle Bus In The Sky'

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.29.2014 | Travel

Bus meets airplane in one airline's innovative new "shuttle bus in the sky." British budget airline Flybe announced its plan Thursday to launch a ...

The Best Airline For Your Money Is...

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.01.2014 | Travel

Air travel is not cheap. But which airlines offer the greatest bang for your buck? Skyscanner surveyed 4,000 UK travelers to find out which airlin...

The Most Unreliable Flight In The World Is...

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel

If you want to avoid that dreadful feeling that washes over you when it's announced that your flight is delayed, canceled or otherwise disturbed, then...

Ryanair Wants To Fly You Across The Atlantic For Less Than $15

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 02.28.2014 | Travel

Even for Ryanair, this is too crazy to be true. Ryanair, the love-to-hate Irish airline, hopes to offer transatlantic flights at crazy low prices ...

Why People Complain Less About Budget Airlines

www.businessweek.com | Posted 02.07.2014 | Travel

Airline passengers complain dramatically more about large airlines than they do about discounters, even when the actual quality of the carriers’ per...

Not Your Average Airline Calendar

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Thai budget airline Nok Air is taking Ryanair's skimpy flight attendant calendar concept to the next level once again. Instead of the airline's fl...

Modern Airport Luxury

Andy Steves | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Andy Steves

On any travel day, you're on edge. Whether it's due to the anxiety of flying and goodbyes or dreading the processes and long lines, something that was...

Well That Sounds Sketchy

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.25.2013 | Travel

Budget airlines like Ryanair and easyJet are known for skimping on everything from reclining seats to airport check-in in an effort to cut costs and b...

Is This The World's Cheapest Airline?

Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel

The world's cheapest airline is Ryanair, correct? According to some research conducted by WhichAirline.com, Ryanair is actually only the fourth c...

This Airline Will Fly You To London For $250

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel

Are you an anglophile who bemoans the exorbitant price of transatlantic flights to London? Well, we've got some good news for you. Beginning in Ju...

It's Time To Air Your Ryanair Grievances

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel

Have you ever complained about flying Ryanair? If so, the airline is ready and willing to take your suggestions. The oft-maligned Irish airline is...

Tips for Booking Flights on Europe's Budget Airlines

EuroCheapo | Posted 09.30.2013 | Travel
EuroCheapo

It costs how much to fly from London to Berlin? I just searched for the flight for mid-October and found incredibly (some would say "suspiciously") cheap offers. What's the catch?

Direct Flights To Mexico From Phoenix Now Available

AP | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel

PHOENIX — Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is welcoming a new airline that will operate direct flights to two cities in Mexico. Officia...

China Left Out Of Asia's Budget Airline Boom

AP | KELVIN CHAN | Posted 11.27.2012 | Travel

HONG KONG — When businesswoman Ren Hong flew home after a recent trip to Beijing on state-owned Air China, she was hoping for a decent inflight ...

Hurried Takeoff Lands Ryanair Stewardess In Hospital

Posted 05.09.2012 | Travel

A Ryanair stewardess was hospitalized after falling out of a passenger jet during a hurried takeoff in Sweden Tuesday. The woman fell roughly 10 feet,...

Stay Classy: Bargain Airline CEO Mocks Competitor's Laid-Off Workers

Posted 02.09.2012 | Business

Getting laid off is one thing. But getting mocked by the head of another rival after it? That's even worse. At a Spanish airport this week, Michael...

Ryanair Pissing Off Passengers By Removing Toilets

Posted 12.12.2011 | Travel

The European low-cost airline Ryanair has announced it would remove two of the three lavatories on its planes. Cutting back on bathrooms will allow Ry...

PHOTOS: 10 Best Budget Airlines

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Despite economic woes, the global budget airline boom remains a hallmark of the new millennium, bringing the jet-set lifestyle to the money-mindful ma...

Airlines Grounding Cheap Flights

Wall Street Journal | Scott McCartney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Oakland International Airport has ridden the wave of rapidly growing discount airlines to a 58% increase in passengers over the past 10 years. And now...