Cheap May Flights

Why take a flight in May

Once May rolls around, you finally get a sneak peek at the hotter months ahead. It’s not quite summer yet, but the temperatures are rising and the sun is shining. If you’re lucky, there are no more signs of snowfall and you can go full speed ahead into the summertime vibes. School will let out soon and everyone’s going to rush away on vacation, so why not beat them to it? When you take advantage of our cheap flights in May, you’ll score excellent discounts, while enjoying lighter crowds and shorter lines at your favorite attractions.

Great flight deals in May At Expedia.com, we’re here to hook you up with airfare that won’t shock your wallet, allowing you to relish in a much-needed vacation, without stressing over your finances. Check out our selection of flights and discover some of the cheapest days to fly in May. Maybe you’re looking to travel halfway across the globe or escape just a few hours away. Regardless of your grand plans, you’re sure to find rates that’ll keep you smiling. This May, browse through our varied flights, scoop up some awesome deals, and start packing your bags for your next big trip..

Cheap Flights in May FAQs

Will I find cheap May flights?

With temperatures hotting up around the USA and across Europe, you can find fantastic cheap flights in May with early summer sunshine included. Whether you’re looking for a bustling city break, adventure-filled vacation, or relaxing beaches—Expedia has you covered. Prices vary depending on where you’re traveling to and from. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Where should I fly to for a cheap May vacation?

May flights take you to destinations before the summer crowds and peak prices arrive, and there are plenty of warm spots just a few hours away. Why not fly to New Orleans for a mid-week break? The Big Easy is just the right side of hot, and May flight deals are on the right side of your budget too. Now the Spring Breakers have left, May is also a fantastic time to fly to Cancun with cheap deals on flights and plenty of resorts keen to fill hotel rooms.

How do I find the best May flight deals?

Enter your travel details in the search bar for instant access to our deals from all the top airlines. Score amazing deals on May flights with our search filters that let you sort results by the lowest airfare price first. Try changing your travel dates, travel times and airport departure and arrival locations to spot cheaper May plane tickets. Flying with a stopover can also save you money.

Will May flight ticket prices go down over Memorial Day Weekend?

It’s a popular time for a mini break so prices tend to go up rather than drop over Memorial Day Weekend. If you know you want to fly over this weekend, check prices a couple of months beforehand for the best deals. Prices shortly after Memorial Day Weekend can still be high with many choosing a longer vacation, so the cheapest days to fly in May generally fall before the holiday.

Can I book flexible flight tickets or cancel my May flight on Expedia?

Yes. Our “No change fee” and “No cancel fee” filters let you see the May flight deals that you can change or cancel without a penalty. Always check the individual airline deal for exact terms and conditions. Booking with Expedia also means you get free cancellation and refunds on eligible flights within 24 hours of booking. For more help go to our customer service portal.

Why should I book May flights with Expedia?

Expedia is the perfect place to snag a hot saving on your May flight. With deals locked in with all the trusted airline carriers, you can quickly spot the best one for you. Bundle your flight with a hotel and you could save even more. It’s also free to join Expedia Rewards and you’ll earn points every time you fly or book a hotel, which you can then redeem on future trips.

Terms and Conditions:

Sample prices reflect the lowest fares on Expedia found by our customers over the last 48 hours and are quoted for one adult and include taxes for round trip economy/coach class travel. Prices do not include additional baggage fees that may be charged by the applicable airline. Actual price may vary based on time/date of search, booking date, travel dates, origin, and destination. Fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates. Lower fares on other airlines may be available to selected destinations. Tickets may be non-transferable and non-refundable. Read the complete penalty rules for changes and cancellations applicable to the fare you're considering booking.