Tag: connecting flights

  • Is “hidden city ticketing” worth the risks?

    Is “hidden city ticketing” worth the risks?

    Frequent flyers go to great lengths to save a few bucks on airfare. There are mileage runs, where people take unnecessary flights just to get award miles. And there’s hidden city ticketing, which is a sketchy loophole where you book a cheaper flight with a connection and purposefully miss it because the connecting city is…

  • Do you have to recheck bags on a connecting flight?

    Do you have to recheck bags on a connecting flight?

    One of the most stressful aspects of flying is worrying about your luggage. Does your carry on fit in the overhead? Will it cost to check my bags? Will my checked bags make it to my destination? And what happens to my checked bags if you have a connection? This is important because it can…