Using These 7 Alternative Airports Could Save You A Lot Of Money

More than likely, your ticket buying process goes something like this: plug your destination, dates and home airport into a flight search tool, comb through the results for the best departure times and prices.

But did you know that choosing a different home airport could potentially save you hundreds of dollars? It’s true – using a smaller, alternatuve airport (that could be just a few miles away from your city’s main airport) is a reliable way to nudge the price of airfare lower.

You could save major money on airfare if you fly out of these alternatives to larger U.S. airports.

Do you know of any other great alternative airports? Let us know! For more money-saving travel tips, check out this guide to getting free checked bags on major U.S. airlines.