July 24- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as an increase in global business travel drove occupancy and room rates. The operator of the Sheraton and Westin chain of hotels also raised its full-year profit forecast to $2.78- $2.85 per share from $2.76- $2.83.» Read More
Two years into the merger with Continental, United still grapples with problems causing headaches for passengers and employees alike.
Orbitz Worldwide released its Holiday Travel Insider Index Monday revealing the top destinations and average rates for Christmas and New Year's travel.
Welcome Colonel Sanders. Japan Airlines is rolling out KFC meals on flights to the U.S. and Europe.
Virgin America sold a $49,000 package to one traveler on Monday. The deal includes a private charter flight and 136 tickets to January's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
The cause of seats coming loose on certain American Airlines planes last month was due to outsourced workers misinterpreting the maintenance manual, according to airline documents.
In a worldwide first, Denver International Airport offers travelers free global phone calls from more than 200 landline phones located throughout the concourses.
Have you ever thought about what happens to your valuable frequent flier miles when you die? Here's a rundown of airline policies and tips for planning your "mileage estate."
From snapping fingers at the cabin crew to stuffing too many bags in overhead bins, a new travel study reveals fliers' habits that annoy staff and passengers alike.
Some airlines are beginning to offer higher-quality and healthier meal options, according to a new survey ranking North American airlines. Where does your preferred airline rank?
Millions of Americans have hit the roads, skies and rails ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Thanksgiving Day holiday travel can mean big traffic jams on the ground and long, frustrating waits at airports. But don't get discouraged. Here's how to reduce that stress.
Holiday travelers who waited to book a rental car in the Northeast for Thanksgiving may be out of luck as Super Storm Sandy has created a shortage.
Tens of millions of Americans are set to embark on their Thanksgiving holiday weekend journeys, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
"Road Warrior Tested" reviews the Hilton Los Angeles International Airport, a mid-scale property less than a mile from the airport.
Travelers arriving at Las Vegas' McCarran Airport looking to start the party right away can buy liquor to go at a new shop in the baggage claim area.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says high-speed taxiways at the three New York City area airports help reduce congestion. And they're building more.
From long lines to crowded bathrooms, a new survey lists which U.S. airports are the most stressful and most hassle-free.
Virgin America is taking fewer deliveries of new planes as the economy continues to grow slowly, and fuel prices remain high, CEO David Cush told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Friday.
Carbon monoxide poisoning is a real threat when staying in a hotel with eight reported deaths and 170 sickened since 2010, a USA Today investigation finds.
Virgin America forecasts operating profit for Q4 2012. David Cush, Virgin America CEO, weighs in.