Travel Thursday: Pre-Memorial Day Flights Cut Costs

Updated: 04/25/2014 4:18 PM
Created: 04/25/2014 4:04 PM
By: Heidi Enninga

Travelers planning to fly somewhere during Memorial Day weekend day should expect to pay more.

Travelocity said to expect the cost of travel to be about 4 percent higher than last year.

The cheapest days to fly for budget conscious travelers according to Travelocity are Wednesday, May 21, returning Sunday, May 25, before Memorial Day.

The average round trip ticket price is about $338.

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