5 Handy and Free Android Apps for Booking Cheap Air Tickets

Android apps help users to search for options in a faster and better way than before. They help to save time and reduce the chances of confusion while booking flight tickets. Android apps are especially a boon for frequent travelers as it eliminates the problem of furnishing the same booking information multiple times.

Let’s take a look at these 5 handy yet free android apps for booking cheap air tickets:

Skyscanner

This app helps users to save time and money on flight bookings. With this free app users can purchase tickets directly from travel agents and airlines themselves. This app gets information from the Skyscanner website and is as good as the website itself. This is one of world’s best sites for booking cheap flights. The flight details can be easily shared with friends or family. The app is available in 28 different languages. Skyscanner is simple and quick and it has awesome search options like looking for flights from country to country, not just airport to airport. The app has a user rating of 4.6 and has been reviewed by The Guardian as being a Flexible, fair and fearsomely indispensable Android app.

KAYAK

kayakThis is a free Android app with a great user-interface. It lets users to compare flight, hotel fairs and car rentals easily. It enables in-app flight booking, all users have to do is to select KAYAK as their booking option. Moreover, once booked users can use the app for checking multiple things like their flight status, view and manage their trip itinerary, check baggage fees and access their airline numbers and other airport details. The price comparison options help users to look for cheap deals on flight tickets. This is a very useful app for frequent fliers as it has the most current and precise gate information with flight status. With a user rating of 4.5 on Google Play Store makes it a reliable and highly functional app for Android.

OnTheFly

on the flyThis app has a simple yet an intuitive interface which helps to book cheap flights. OnTheFly has been updated with an advanced feature which supports multiple city itineraries. Apart from this the app has a built-in travel calendar and gives exact information about flight prices. This app displays flight price information which is not available on websites thus giving far more options to users. Unlike the other two apps mentioned above this app does not allow for in-app booking. This is a major drawback of this free app. However, the app is backed by an incredible technical support team. Nevertheless, the app has a user rating of 4.4 and is highly functional and stable app for Android.

Hipmunk Hotel & Flight Search

hipmunkUnlike other apps it not only helps users to book the cheapest air ticket but it also lets you choose the shortest flight duration as well. It displays information using a map thus giving an idea of where the traveler will be heading to. Users can look for places of places based on their preferences like nightlife, important landmarks and so on. Booking a flight is very simple as the app provides in-app booking options. This is a free app that lets users e-mail their tickets or even book the flight from their desktops. The app provides valuable and accurate search results and it boasts of an effective user interface. The app has garnered a user rating of 4.4 mainly because of its ease of navigation.

EasyJet

easyjetThis is a free app from Android which lets user’s search and book cheap air tickets. The interface allow its users to book flights quickly as well as mange their booking by accessing their user account and adding or editing information such as passport details, flight timings and so on. In-app user accounts makes future booking easy and fast as user do not have to key in the data again. They can just select the flight while details like passport number l get updated on its own. Users can add other relevant baggage information like equipment to carry until two hours before the flight. This is surely useful for forgetful travelers. Once booked the flight bookings can be easily shared on social media sites and reminders can be set on travel calendars. With a simple and efficient interface the app has earned a user rating of 4.4.

To conclude

Android apps helps users to track their flight details look for options in a new place and share their experiences among their peers. These apps offer an intuitive and engaging user experience. Download them now to check out for yourself!

Author Bio: Carlos Wilson works for MyFirstMobileApp, a leading Android App Development Company offering to develop customized solutions for mobile apps. He likes hitting the gym whenever free and simply adores his pets. Follow him on Google+ and Facebook.