Business Travel


  • For United, Big Problems at Biggest Airline Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 10:09 AM ET

    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.

  • No Sushi for You: Japan Airlines to Serve KFC Meals Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 11:21 AM ET

    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.

  • Cost-Cutting Cited in Loose Plane Seats Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 10:25 AM ET

    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.

  • Phone Home: Denver Airport Offers Free Global Calls Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:57 AM ET

    In a worldwide first, Denver International Airport offers travelers free global phone calls from more than 200 landline phones located throughout the concourses.

  • The Afterlife of Your Frequent Flier Miles Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 10:52 AM ET

    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."

  • Are You a Perfect Passenger or Annoying Seatmate? Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 3:20 AM ET

    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.

  • Flying the Diet-Friendly Skies Gets Easier Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 10:18 AM ET

    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?

  • Thanksgiving Travel Rush     Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    Millions of Americans have hit the roads, skies and rails ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Holiday Travel: Tips For a Stress-Free Getaway Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 2:25 PM ET

    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.

  • Sandy Creates Rental-Car Shortage for Thanksgiving Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 10:25 AM ET

    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.

  • Tripping on Thanksgiving Travel     Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    Tens of millions of Americans are set to embark on their Thanksgiving holiday weekend journeys, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Road Warrior Tested: Hilton Los Angeles Airport Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 12:16 PM ET

    "Road Warrior Tested" reviews the Hilton Los Angeles International Airport, a mid-scale property less than a mile from the airport.

  • Las Vegas' McCarran Airport Offers Liquor to Go Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 10:08 AM ET

    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.

  • NYC Airports Bet on New Taxiways to Ease Traffic Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    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.

  • The Most and Least Stressful US Airports Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 2:39 PM ET

    From long lines to crowded bathrooms, a new survey lists which U.S. airports are the most stressful and most hassle-free.

  • Virgin America Throttling Down on Fleet Growth: CEO Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:32 PM ET

    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.

  • Hotel Guests Face Carbon Monoxide Risk Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 10:49 AM ET

    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 Slows Growth Plans     Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 6:43 AM ET

    Virgin America forecasts operating profit for Q4 2012. David Cush, Virgin America CEO, weighs in.