airfare airfare  /ˈɛr ˌfɛr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the fare charged for traveling by airplane

Usage(s):

  1. An airfare predictor and subway guide, restaurant reviews and car sharing.
  2. Other perks include free airfare and accommodation in a three-bedroom house.
  3. Once there, they learn that much of the money they initially earn--the going rate is $100 to $150 a month--goes to pay for their airfare and the employment agent's fee.

News

  1. How safe is Istanbul for tourists?

    (CNN) -- Weather, airfare and upcoming local events are criteria that typically factor into travel decisions. This week, however, far greater concerns are on the minds of potential visitors to Istanbul.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNN Money

  2. Is Istanbul safe for tourists?

    Weather, airfare and upcoming local events are criteria that typically factor into travel decisions.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. Airfare sale for fall travel

    Southwest is having a 72-hour airfare sale. Here's what Southwest says: It's the big sale you've been waiting for! For 72 hours only, we've got some of the lowest fares you'll find on Fall travel. Hurry & book now for the best selection of flights & travel dates. With fares this low, you don't need a reason, just pick a destination & go! Book by Thursday, June 13 for travel from August 26 ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "Faced with limited enforcement dollars," Nord said, "I would much rather spend $900 in a laboratory than on airfare and hotel."
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Nancy Nord Source: FOXNews

  2. "He sort of left the decision to me but raised a number of issues about whether taxpayers' money should be involved in it, and subtly suggested to me perhaps I shouldn't," Mr Beattie said. "So I still went. I paid my own airfare, I paid my...
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Peter Beattie Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "There is not a national consensus with respect to provincial regulation of travel agents or their approach to airfare advertising. It would be foolish to propose federal regulations in the absence of a consensus," Mr. Cannon said in a six-page...
    on Jun 14, 2008 By: Lawrence Cannon Source: Globe and Mail

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