News / 

Website Can Email You When Airfares Drop

Website Can Email You When Airfares Drop

Save Story
Leer en espaƱol

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) -- A new website claims to be able to give you the best prices on airfare before anyone else.

It's called, and just like Expedia or Orbitz, it's a place where people can compare airfares.

The difference is Farecompare says it will e-mail you the minute prices drop, giving you the first chance to get the best deal. Officials say it's because they update their information just minutes after the airline tariff publishing company sends it out, rather than the hours it takes other travel websites. That update comes in the form of an e-mail letting you know the better price is coming.

Rick Seaney, "This is actually a good thing because you are first to be notified, so in a few hours it will show up and you'll be one of the first to have access to those really good prices."

Farecompare does not charge anything for its service.

Related links

Most recent News stories


Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast