Did you know that you can monitor particular flight prices on Skyscanner to make sure you get the best deal on your chosen route? We explain how: introducing Price Alerts.
(UPDATED 14 APRIL 2014)
1. Why do I want or need Price Alerts?
Flight prices can quickly change with time. You can keep checking the price of a flight that you're interested in, or you can let us do the hard work for you. All you have to do is sign up for our email Price Alerts service.This allows you to make a better decision on when to book and get the best deal.
2. What is a Price Alert?
By setting up an alert, you’ll get notified as soon as the price goes up, or down. So, every time the price of the flight you want changes, we’ll automatically send you an email. Price Alerts are completely free and you can change your alerts or unsubscribe at any time.
2. How do I set up a Price Alert?
Run a search on Skyscanner then just click the ‘Get price alerts’ button and enter your email address. Each time your chosen flight price changes, we automatically send you an email showing you the increase or decrease. Note: you must select exact dates and airports to set up a Price Alert.
A video guide would help!
Funny you should mention that. If all the above doesn't explain it, our super-handy step-by-step video guide will show you how to get the best deal with Price Alerts, in just 30 seconds.
3. When is the best time to book my flight?
This is a much debated topic! To give you a few pointers, we analysed millions of flights and have shared our insider hints and tips on how to bag a bargain flight to some of the most popular destinations. Read all about it in Best Time to Book.