Air transport has remained the most expensive form of transport for a long time. High fuel and airplane maintenance costs are directly to blame for this. However, there are a number of airlines that have come up with cost cutting strategies to make flying more affordable. This is particularly important in a country like the United States where people have air transport as the only option to move between cities. If you would like to fly within the United States or from the US to other destinations then here is a list of the top 10 affordable airlines you may want to consider.
The US Airways is the biggest low cost airline in the World. The career boasts of up to 360 aircraft in its fleet and flies to about 250 destinations in North America, Hawaii, Central America, Caribbean and Europe. The airline provides quality services in its economy.
This airline is respected when it comes to quality customer service. Customers who are flying to various US cities or want to connect to Central American destinations can book with South West Airlines. The great services delivered include carrying the first luggage for free.
WestJet was established in 1996 on the premise that customer’s shouldn’t get poor services because they pay less. The low-cost airline has won many awards, and flies to major cities in the United States. You can also fly to the Caribbean and Mexico using WestJet.
This is a very affordable airline that plies between the United States and South America. The airline provides quality services and comfort including TV on every seat complete with movies, shows and games.
IcelandAir provides cheap flights from the US, Canada to European capitals. A very cool addition to their services is that they provide a free stopover in Iceland with no additional costs. You can stop and explore the country for two to three days and embark on your journey to Europe.
This is a national airline of Ireland but has a large fleet plying several US cities. The airline provides customers with impressive entertainment choices with no additional costs.
Additionally, there are special packages that include hotel stays, airfare, car rentals and other services for those flying to Ireland.
This is the most affordable airline flying to the Beautiful islands of Hawaii. For instance, you pay only $400 for a round trip from New York. Special prices are also available for other major US cities. The airline also flies to other international destinations in Asia and Australia.
Jet blue is a popular airline that operates within the United States, to Central America, and South America. The airline flies to all popular destinations in the country, from D.C to San Francisco, among other destinations. The airline provides quality services and comfort comparable to high cost airlines such as lavish leather seats, TV, and snacks.
Allegiant Air is a cost effective airline that offers flights to smaller US cities. The airline provides air transport to areas that are not serviced by major airlines. It prefers to use smaller airports to keep costs down. The airline is headquartered in Nevada.
Spirit Airlines, Inc
This is the most cost-effective airline in the US. It flies to most major destinations in the US, Mexico, Caribbean, and South America. The airline has built a reputation around the provision of cost effective air travel. However, passengers have to pay additionally for other things such as
snacks and drinks.