Business Travel


  • Best Seats: Delta Air Lines Airbus A319 Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 10:23 AM ET

    Delta Air Lines' fleet of more than 50 Airbus A319 aircrafts fly domestic routes in the U.S. Find out which seats are best—and what to avoid.

  • China: #1 Biz Travel Market By 2014     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:26 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan, reports China is on the verge of overtaking the United States as the number one business travel market in the world.

  • US Tops Business Travel Spending, but Not for Long Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 12:35 PM ET

    The U.S. spends the most on business travel, but new data suggests another country will soon lap American road warriors and take the top spot. Find out which one, and why.

  • Spirit Airlines Offers 'Binders' of Airfare Sales Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Spirit Airlines launched a "Binders Full of Sales" airfare promotion, poking fun at Mitt Romney's viral comment from Tuesday's presidential debate.

  • Loews CEO on Boosting US Tourism     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 10:22 AM ET

    Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotels chairman, discusses the need to implement visa reform to help boost tourism in the United States.

  • Southwest CEO See 'Softness' in Business Travel     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines chairman, president & CEO, discusses the company's third quarter earnings and the impact of higher oil prices on air fares.

  • Orbitz Awards 'Best in Stay' Hotel Winners Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 12:10 PM ET

    Orbitz Worldwide on Tuesday awarded multiple "Best in Stay" hotel winners based on reviews from about 200,000 travelers. Did your favorite make the cut?

  • American Airlines Launches Meal Reservation Program Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 1:22 PM ET
    First Class meal on American Airlines

    In a U.S. airline first, American Airlines now offers first and business class passengers the ability to reserve their meal selection in advance.

  • Positive on China's Business Travel: Expert     Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 9:50 PM ET

    Welf Ebeling, Asia Regional Director of the Global Business Travel Association says that China's business travel is expected to continue its strong growth despite a slowdown in the economy.

  • Marriott Launches Bonus Miles Program With Airlines Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 12:03 PM ET

    Marriott Hotels has teamed with several airlines to offer thousands of bonus frequent flier miles with the purchase of hotel gift cards. Is your favorite airline participating?

  • 10 Travel Web Sites Worth Bookmarking Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 10:09 AM ET

    From indispensable to just-for-fun, 10 websites that you should consider bookmarking, according to The New York Times.

  • Top Business Travel Headaches     Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 6:30 AM ET

    What stresses you out most on the road? CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.

  • What Stresses Out Business Travelers the Most Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 3:37 PM ET

    What are some of the biggest areas of stress for business travelers? A new survey offers some insight.

  • What Do Flight Attendants Really Think of You? Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 8:24 AM ET

    From drunk passengers to serial bag reorganizers (you know who you are), George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com, shares insights on what flight attendants think about customers.

  • Business Woman Smartphone Airport

    The latest forecast by the Global Business Travel Association shows companies are pulling back on business travel.

  • Airline Profits Taking Off     Friday, 5 Oct 2012 | 6:27 AM ET

    Airline profits are projected to rise next year, according to the International Air Transport Association, but will likely lag behind 2011, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Airline Association Raises Global 2012 Profit Outlook Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 5:01 PM ET
    Airplane on runway

    The International Air Transport Association lifted its 2012 global outlook. But what about headwinds from Europe and China?

  • More Loose American Airline Seats Found Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 12:10 PM ET
    American Airlines 767-200

    American said improperly installed clamps caused seats to pop loose on two planes during flights, and an inspection turned up others with the same problem. What's happening at the  airline?

  • 3 Myths About Booking Travel From the Source Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 10:08 AM ET
    An Airbus A318 with the logo of US company Frontier Airlines is seen on the tarmac of Hamburg Finkernwerder airport.

    Frontier Airlines caused a stir when it announced travelers who don't book directly with the airline will pay higher fees. But do the best deals always come from travel agencies? The New York Times investigates.

  • Forecast for Airline Profits     Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has details from an important new report on the state of airline profits.