Travel headlines for Friday include confirmation of Southwest's expansion at LaGuardia and sweet-spot holiday travel dates.» Read More
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on earnings expectations for airline companies.
After years of neglect, airlines are turning their attention back to their airport lounges. As competition for the lucrative business traveler has intensified, airlines are pumping money into them and adding amenities.
Who would've thought spending an extended amount of time at an airport could be fun? Several airports around the world offer unique entertainment and activities that might actually make you wish for a delay or cancellation.
With all these frantic credit card merchants beseeching me these days, I feel as if I’m a tourist wandering the Marrakesh souk. “Joseph! Last chance to earn 35,000 bonus miles!” implores a new e-mail message from Delta Air Lines for its Gold Delta SkyMiles credit card from American Express. But which travel credit card is best?
Chad Bartley, sr. research analyst at Pacific Crest, explains why he is so bullish on Priceline.
If you've ever been browbeaten, barked at or belittled by a TSA agent — and let's be honest, who among us hasn't? — then you've got a friend in Sen. Harry Reid. He plans to ask Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano to tell airport security workers to be nicer.
International airlines are well known for superior service compared to their U.S. counterparts, and I recently had the luxury of traveling first class with Asiana Airlines. The meals alone made my flight truly memorable.
Longing for hotel elite status? Visa has partnered up with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts to offer its Signature cardholders a taste of the upgraded amenities Platinum members receive in the hotel chain's Gold Passport program.
Virgin America on Wednesday began service at Philadelphia International Airport. Passengers were greeted by Sir Richard Branson and welcomed to participate in a "tailgate on the tarmac" celebration marking the 17th new destination for the airline.
If you're watching the Masters golf tournament this weekend at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia and dreaming about attending a future golfing event, United Airlines has a program to make your wish come true.
More travelers are depending on their mobile phones to book and track their travel, and a slow mobile site with glitches could quickly turn them off.
CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the details of Delta Air Lines looking to acquire ConocoPhillips' trainer refinery for more than $100 million.
Legislation is being considered that would end the perk first class and airline elite passengers enjoy today — preferred security lines at airports nationwide.
Delta Air Lines is celebrating its 300,000-plus Facebook fans by offering a 20 percent discount on a 30-day Sky Club airport lounge membership. And you don't even have to "like" them to qualify for the discount.
Sir Richard Branson, founder & chairman of Virgin Group, discusses Virgin Group's mobile expansion and his interest in space tourism and the war on drugs.
Allegiant Air will begin charging passengers for carry-on bags that don't fit underneath the seat beginning Wednesday. One item is still allowed in the cabin free of charge. But if it's too big for the underseat area and requires overhead bin space, the new $35 fee will apply.
Online travel sales are rising rapidly, with their growing pace being two or three times that of hotels, according to a Lazard Capital Markets analyst.
It can be a challenge to eat healthy while traveling. That's why Starwood Hotels & Resorts has introduced new programs to ensure road warriors stay in shape and maintain a healthy diet.
Air New Zealand jumped on the April Fools' Day bandwagon and announced standing room only airfares. But a real vertical airline seat has been developed and might be a future reality.
"Ladies and gentlemen, we invite you to sit back, relax and enjoy your flight." That's a very common announcement heard throughout airline cabins shortly after takeoff. But many travelers today balk at the idea of their fellow passengers sitting in the row ahead reclining their seat.