Business: Baedeker for Bargains

The very profusion and complexity of the bargain fares have bothered and confused even the most seasoned traveler. A sampler:

Super Saver, on American, Northwest, TWA and United, for flights from coast to coast and between the East Coast and Arizona, offers from 30% to 45% discounts on basic economy fare. Passengers must buy tickets at least 30 days in advance and stay from seven to 45 days at their destination.

Super No-Frills, on Delta, Eastern and National between New York and Miami or Fort Lauderdale. Fares: Between $55 and $75, depending on the...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!