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first_imgConsider travelling on a week day rather than the weekend: If possible, be flexible and fly on less popular days of the week. It pays to do your research by using our Month View search tool. Nearby Airports: Just click on ‘add nearby airports’ when creating your search and see if a short drive, bus or train journey could save you pounds! Liked this and want more tips? Sign up to our weekly newsletter for cheap flight deals, travel advice and holiday inspiration!Here’s a taste of what you can expect from our newsletter…Skyscanner’s guide to finding a late deal last-minute flightIn the era of budget airlines, are last minute flights dead? Not if you know how, when, and where to look… Here’s some tried and tested tips on how to bag a last minute flight bargain.Save time and money with the Skyscanner app10 million travellers have already downloaded the Skyscanner app, making their travel search as easy as possible, even on the go!20 money saving travel tips and secrets that actually workWhy pay more than you need to on travel? Cut costs and travel cheaper with Skyscanner’s 20 top tips for slashing the price of your holiday.*Published July 2017. Prices and financial amounts correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change and/or availability.Skyscanner is the world’s travel search engine, helping your money go further on flights, hotels and car hire.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map Mix and Match:Fares don’t have to be booked as returns, instead you can save money by flying out with one airline and back with another. Skipping coffee = Return flights to BangkokBy skipping the morning take out coffee on the way to work you could pocket an extra £585* a year and that saving could take you as far as Bangkok. Whether you want to join the constant, happy stream of backpackers meandering the Khaosan Road, or are looking for the most ornate temples in Bangkok, there is so much on offer. Here’s our roundup of Bangkok’s best of the markets, temples and attractions.Ditching posh avocado toast = Posh break to FijiWhilst smashed avocado is the breakfast of moment, skipping the posh nosh each weekday could save you nearly £1,500 a year³! Once you’ve got that £1,500 pocketed, you’ll have enough for return flights to Fiji (average return flight price is £1,255¹) where you could explore the fabulous jungle waterfalls and white sandy beaches surrounded by coconut palms. If you can’t bare to lose the smashed avo, check out these Greek islands closer to home.Giving up the unused gym membership = Checking out Muscle Beach in Los AngelesA recent report cited that Brits were wasting a whopping £558m³ a year in unused gym memberships. Depending on your gym membership you could save around £600 a year (sometimes even more). If you only attended the gym 10 times a year that’s a whopping £60 per visit. You could consider using a local park as their new gym, it’s free and has the added benefit of fresh air. By making this switch you could save enough money for return flights to Los Angeles (average return flight price £586.89) where you could work out on the famous Venice beach.Stopping smoking = Exploring Kuala LumpurAccording to the NHS, the average smoker could save at least £548 a year if they quit the ciggies. Asides from the obvious health benefits and a possible reduction in the cost of your travel insurance, you could find yourself with enough money in your pockets for return flights to Kuala Lumpur (average return flight price £526.89¹). Check out our list of the must see and must do things when in Kuala Lumpur.Quit eating out all together = Fly Down Under to SydneyEven if travellers only spend £20 a week on eating out, that’s a whopping £1,0406 a year which could see them heading down under to enjoy the sunshine, beaches and fab fresh food in Sydney (average return flight prices £860.82¹). And it’s not just about the Opera House, Sydney has so much more to offer. Check out our local guide to Sydney.As well as cutting back on non-essentials, here are some more smart travel tips to help you get the best flight deals this year:center_img Monitor prices: The best way of getting a good fare is to keep track of the prices by setting up a price alert so that you are notified when prices rise or fall on a specific route. RelatedThe biggest losers – destinations shedding the £sAs the schools begin to start and the bustle of summer holidays approach an end, we’ve taken a look at the hottest destinations for September to see which ones came up trumps shedding the most £s off their price. Grab that late summer sun with these cheap flights for September.16 ridiculously cheap places to go on holiday in 2017Want to save pounds on your holiday this year? We’ve put together 16 of the best places for budget travel in 2017, based on flight prices, accommodation, eating out and – most importantly – the average price of a beer. Here’s where’s cheap to travel this year, whether you’re up…These 7 holiday mistakes are costing you moneyWhen it comes to travel, it pays to be smart. Here are our seven top money-draining mistakes – and strategies to help you avoid them. Search Everywhere: For those with a limited budget but an unlimited imagination, we recommend using our Search Everywhere tool, which will find the cheapest destinations to travel to for a specific date period.last_img read more