How to book a flight Easily
It can be really difficult to find the right flight, at the right price, on the right dates. To make it easy, here are 6 simple steps you can take to find your next flight.
Decide when you want to go!
If you’re not sure when the best time to go is, check out our great map and suggested times to travel to worldwide destinations.
Make sure you have the right documents!
If you are travelling internationally you will need a valid passport – with at least 6 months validity from your RETURN date. You may also need a visa. To check click on the icon.
Decide where you will be flying to
If you are not sure which airport to fly into, check Book My Own Travel – PLAN a Trip to find the continent or country you will be visiting. You will find ideas on which airports have international flights and airline options into and within the country.
Check your flight costs
The best way to check flight costs is to compare the compare websites. We have picked the best airfare compare websites that offer the best choices of airlines, are easy to use and provide you with the best choice of prices.
Check direct with the Airline
Before you decide to go ahead, double check the price of the ticket including all fees, taxes and charges direct with the airline. (The airline direct will offer the most up to date and current price).
Lock it in, and take travel insurance
Make sure you book, using the correct NAMES as per your passport or identification. It also pays to include seating, meal preferences, luggage and any special requests. Add in or join any frequent flyer membership.
Email and Print your booking.
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