We’re thrilled to announce that, for the second year in a row, Hello Hipmunk has been recognized as a Webby Nominee! This is our fourth overall Webby nomination since 2013; we’ve got two wins, so let’s make this #3 (and send Chippy on stage in […]
Say goodbye to the days of getting all the way to the airport only to realize that carry-on will cost an additional $25! Hipmunk today released a freshly redesigned flight search experience that shows travelers exactly what’s available on each flight, directly in their results. It also shows […]
Make it count: NerdWallet is here to help you achieve your goals for the new year. Whether it’s saving for an epic vacation, ditching debt or launching that side hustle, we’ve got the money tips to make 2018 your best year yet. If you’re looking […]
Flying has become an incredibly common means of transportation in the United States. In fact, over 3.6 billion passengers boarded a plane last year. So, what’s stopping us all from jet-setting off to exotic, international destinations more often (aside from our hectic work schedules)? […]
Any way you slice it, budgeting is essential to making travel dreams come true. The savvy traveler has done their homework, organized a trip at the time with the lowest fares, and booked the best affordable accommodations available, stretching that travel budget out to as […]
NYE Accommodation Smackdown: Vacation Rental or Hotel Savings in the 100 Most Popular NYE Cities City 1-Room Hotel 1-Room VR % Diff Las Vegas, NV $240 $143 -40% New York, NY $336 $197 -41% San Francisco, CA $240 $217 -10% Los Angeles, CA $192 $123 -36% […]
Wondering where Americans traveled this year? We took a look at this year’s data to discover the most popular destinations of 2017 for US travelers, how each destination’s bookings changed from last year, as well as their average booking price. Here’s what we found: […]
I’m trying to book directly with an airline, hotel, or car rental company, but don’t see the option; why?
While Concur Hipmunk has direct connections to most major airlines, hotels and car rental companies; sometimes direct booking isn’t available. As such, only options from online travel agencies (OTAs) or other booking partners are available.
Please keep in mind that Hipmunk is a search engine. We get all flight and hotel information directly from suppliers like airlines, OTAs (like Expedia and Priceline), and 3rd party booking companies. These companies, the sellers, dictate all pricing and share prices with us via […]