Log In Sign Up

International Flights

Forum: Traveling Mommies


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Traveling Mommies LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
February 27th, 2011, 09:30 AM
JediRach's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 6,376
Where do you get your international flight tickets from? I am starting to look into a vacation to Europe next spring or summer and while I realize that tickets aren't available yet, I was wondering where to start looking when they do become available. When is the best time to buy them, as in how far out, to get the best deals?

Reply With Quote
February 28th, 2011, 07:37 AM
Mattiez's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 2,422
I guess I have never planned that far in advanced. I usually get my tickets a couple months in advanced at the most.
I usually start on the internet. Look through travel sites expedia, geocity, travelocity, cheaptickets.com and just see what is out there. A lot of times you can get good package deal which includes hotel, car and flight through most of the companies. I also go to specific carriers. Take a look at both at US carriers and overseas carriers. Such as British Air. Some times they have discounts if you book strait through them.

I usually go with e tickets now-a-days. Just easiest to keep track of.

If you don't want to do the work yourself, you can use a travel agent. They get paid by the companies and carriers they use, not by you. They are quick and easy. Tell them where and when you want to go and let them do the rest.

If you are going to be using Eurorail, Italiarail, Frenchrail etc. you can ether get the tickets online (they mail paper tickets to you) or your travel agent can get them for you.

Where are you looking at going?
Have fun
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:47 AM.