airOli's Travel Management Tools

Last update 30/NOV/2017

Search + Book

  • Hipmunk - Graphical search engine with "bar charts" for flight results.
  • Kayak - Meta search engine for flights, hotels and rental cars. Mostly in the US, some coverage in Europe.
  • ITA Software Matrix Tool - Version 2 of ITA's powerful and popular flight search tool. Does show fare details, but doesn't allow you to book.
  • Rome to Rio - tool to find transportation between any two locations, including plane, train, bus etc.
  • Kiwi - search and book connecting itineraries on various low cost carriers
  • Skiplagged - specialized search engine showing "hidden city ticketing" opportunities
  • Bidroom - hotel booking engine cheaper than OTAs - charges users yearly fee rather than hotels commission

Resources

  • Where to Credit - Free volunteer-run site showing which booking classes on which airline earn how many miles in which FFP
  • AwardNexus - Free award inventory search engine for Star Alliance, oneworld and Skyteam
  • SeatGuru - This tool allows you to get a review of which seat to select on many major carriers.
  • Flugstatistik - Enter your flights to obtain handy stats (English version)
  • Great Circle Mapper - Calculate miles between two airports
  • City Code Help - Provides a handy guide to the 3 letter airport codes
  • Airline Code Help - Provides a handy guide to the IATA and ICAO airline codes
  • TIMATIC - United Airlines' interface to the IATA database of visa and immigration document requirements
  • Evreward - a directory of affiliate links offering miles or cashback for online shopping
  • Ebates - affiliate link portal with cash-back for bookings on most major travel providers and online stores
  • AwardMapper - A map of hotels by chain and region, including required hotel points for redemption
  • AutoSlash - List of discount coupons for all major car rental companies
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