Business Travel


  • Frustrated With Slow Travel Sites on Your Smartphone? Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 10:16 AM ET

    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.

  • Delta Eyeing Oil Refinery     Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the details of Delta Air Lines looking to acquire ConocoPhillips' trainer refinery for more than $100 million.

  • No More Elite and First Class Airport Security Lanes? Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Legislation is being considered that would end the perk first class and airline elite passengers enjoy today — preferred security lines at airports nationwide.

  • Delta Offers Discounted Lounge Membership Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 8:33 AM ET
    Delta Airlines

    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.

  • Richard Branson on Virgin's Expansion     Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 7:30 AM ET

    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 to Charge for Large Carry-ons Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 12:49 PM ET
    Allegiant Air

    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.

  • Priceline

    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.

  • Eating Healthy, Staying Fit at Starwood Hotels Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:34 PM ET
    Sheraton Hotel in New York City, NY

    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.

  • Sky Rider

    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.

  • To Recline or Not Recline Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:23 PM ET

    "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.

  • Hotel Room Service Goes Mobile Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 10:52 AM ET

    Forget room service. Hotels' latest food entree is putting it in trucks and delivering it on the street.

  • Marquis Founder Backs Sports App     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 7:54 AM ET

    Discussing his venture in a Twitter-like mobile app for sports fans, with Kenny Dichter, Marquis Jet founder/former CEO.

  • Marquis Jet Founder: Business Picking Up     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 7:04 AM ET

    The NetJets corporate business is back again, according to Kenny Dichter, Marquis Jet founder/former CEO.

  • Embraer Creating Jobs in Florida     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Insight on the new engineering and technology center in Melbourne, Florida, with Gary Spulak, Embraer North America president.

  • CNBC's Traveler's Check     Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 6:27 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche has some tips for travelers to beat the stress of longer lines.

  • Why Cramer Prefers Priceline Over Competitors Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 7:34 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host explains why he thinks Priceline is “best of breed.”

  • Cramer's Travel Stocks Face-Off     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer pits online travel companies against each other to teach investors how to figure out which one is the best buy.

  • Why Pilots Can Use iPads in the Cockpit     Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has details on the FAA reviewing a ban on electronics during flight takeoffs and landings and why pilots are able to use iPads in the cockpit.

  • Airlines & Oil Prices     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 11:16 AM ET

    Insight on the rise in oil prices and the impact on the airline industry, with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO.

  • Airlines Consumer Report     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 11:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on the consumer report on airlines, from the Department of Transportation.