Statistics Show That THIS Is The Best Time To Book Your Holiday

When it comes to booking flights, everyone has their own idea about when the best time is to score the cheapest tickets. But what do statistics say? With help from our friends at KAYAK, we’ve come up with a list of your top 10 most popular travel destinations, and when is the best time to book flights there.

#1 Bangkok, Thailand

Average trip length: 3 days
Best time to book flights: 1 month in advance
Save up to: 29%

#2 Tokyo, Japan

Average trip length: 8 days
Best time to book flights: 5 months in advance
Save up to: 15%

#3 Taipei, Taiwan

Average trip length: 5 days
Best time to book flights: 1 month in advance
Save up to: 27%

#4 Hong Kong

Average trip length: 4 days
Best time to book flights: 3 months
Save up to: 43%

#5 Seoul, South Korea

Average trip length: 7 days
Best time to book flights: 5 months in advance
Save up to:17%

#6 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Average trip length: 3 days
Best time to book flights: 1 month in advance
Save up to: 33%

#7 Bali, Indonesia

Average trip length: 4 days
Best time to book flights: 1 month in advance
Save up to: 52%

#8 Manila, The Philippines

Average trip length: 6 days
Best time to book flights: 4 months in advance
Save up to: 41%

#9 Sapporo, Japan

Average trip length: 7 days
Best time to book flights: 2 months in advance
Save up to: 44%

#10 London, United Kingdom

Average trip length: 11 days
Best time to book flights: 3 months in advance
Save up to: 57%

That said…

It seems that Singaporeans are a pretty last-minute bunch! Almost 1 in 4 Singaporeans only plan for the holidays a month in advance. Thankfully, there are quite a few destinations that are the cheapest when booked close to the date of travel. And they’re not just nearby destinations like Bali, Ho Chi Minh City, and Bangkok. Some of them might surprise youthink Osaka, Taipei, and Colombo!

So there you go,
go ahead and plan for your 2018 travels!


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