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Looking for a cheap Thanksgiving flight? Get your ticket now and consider flying on Thanksgiving Day

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Looking for a good deal on an airline ticket for your Thanksgiving trip?

Reasonable airfares won’t last long. Thanksgiving week tickets already are going up and more consumers will be traveling this year, increasing the competition for tickets, according to

While the best time to buy a ticket is about six weeks before the date of travel, most consumers want to arrive at their destination before Thanksgiving Day.

Book your ticket now and fly on Thanksgiving Day, advises Try coming back on Saturday rather than the high-demand days of Sunday or Monday.

Other tips include: flying into an adjacent airport and look for discounts and lower fares after midnight every Tuesday.

Copyright 2012, Rita R. Robison, Consumer Specialist


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