Business Travel


  • American Debuts Exclusive Check-In Service in Miami Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 10:34 AM ET
    American Airlines

    Some premium passengers flying American Airlines from Miami now have access to an exclusive, private check-in service.

  • High-Flying Travel Stocks     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 10:18 AM ET

    Online travel names, like Priceline and Expedia, are among a few of the S&P 500's top performers for the first half of the year. Jake Fuller, Lazard Capital Markets analyst, and Andre Sequin, RBC Capital Markets analyst, weigh in. "Travel is a lagging economic indicator, not a leading one," says Fuller.

  • Stories of Route 66 Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 9:14 AM ET

    Some of the unique businesses that have survived — or been revived on — Route 66.

  • JetBlue, Emirates Launch Frequent Flier Partnership Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 2:19 PM ET
    JetBlue Airlines

    JetBlue frequent fliers can now earn miles when flying on Emirates to more than 120 destinations worldwide as part of a new reciprocal partnership between the two airlines.

  • More than 3.2 million travelers will take to the skies this week for the Independence Day holiday, according to the AAA. While airfares may be flat compared to last year, hotel rates are higher.

  • Airports are installing attention-grabbing virtual assistant holograms that help guide passengers through security, and offer directions to baggage claim and other locations.

  • Southwest Offers Live TV on Select Aircraft Friday, 29 Jun 2012 | 1:00 PM ET
    Southwest Airlines planes

    Passengers flying some Southwest Airlines flights will have the option to watch live television programming on their Wi-Fi enabled devices.

  • Airline ticket sales through smartphones and other mobile devices are expected to soar by 2015 to become the second largest direct sales channel, just behind an airline's website.

  • Arrive Refreshed: Strategies for Long-Haul Flying Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 2:26 PM ET

    Long-haul flying can be taxing on the mind and body. Here are some useful strategies to ensure you're arriving as refreshed as possible.

  • Delta Air Lines to Expand Wi-Fi to Overseas Flights Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 12:04 PM ET
    Delta Airlines

    Delta Air Lines announced plans to expand inflight Wi-Fi service to all of its international aircraft by 2015.

  • Flier Advocacy Groups to Testify About Passenger Rights Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 10:31 AM ET

    Several airline passenger advocacy groups will testify before a Transportation Department advisory committee about airfares, fees and other top traveler gripes.

  • Delta Tests 'Do It Yourself' Turnstile Boarding Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 4:17 PM ET
    Delta Airlines

    Delta joins the ranks of airlines testing the latest self-service automation likely to spread across airports worldwide — turnstile boarding gates.

  • Best Seats: American Airlines Boeing 767-200 Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 2:07 PM ET
    American Airlines 767-200

    American Airlines flies dedicated Boeing 767-200 aircraft on premium transcontinental routes between New York JFK and Los Angeles and San Francisco. Here are my picks for the best and worst seats.

  • Lengthy Airport Wait? Catch a Nap at a Pod Hotel Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 11:03 AM ET

    Getting some shut eye during a lengthy wait at an airport can be more comfortable and priced right at airport pod hotels.

  • Delta predicts lower fuel prices in Q3 and Q4, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Can You Trust Online Travel Search Results? Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 3:50 PM ET

    Orbitz has found Mac users tend to book more upscale hotels and often recommends such properties to those searching from Apple computers, according to a report.

  • Bedrooms and Showers? What's Your Fantasy Plane? Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 11:52 AM ET
    Ultimate Aircraft

    A new survey reveals the top features passengers would like to see onboard an ultimate aircraft, no holds barred.

  • Fliers' Rights? You Have Fewer Than You Think Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 11:13 AM ET
    Airplane on runway

    Purchasing an airline ticket means you agree to the terms of the airline's "contract of carriage." But many travelers don't realize these contracts are written in the airline's favor, limiting your rights when something goes wrong.

  • Friendly Skies Ahead for Corporate Jets?     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 4:51 PM ET

    After a couple years of cutbacks, the corporate jet market may finally be breaking through the turbulence, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Market's Biggest Worry: Europe or US?     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 3:33 PM ET

    Discussing whether the euro zone crisis or the U.S. present the biggest concern for markets, with John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital, and Tim Leach, U.S. Bank Wealth Management.