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, 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

Is May a cheap time to fly? 

Absolutely. The sun is beaming, and the summer crowds have yet to arrive, so you can get fantastic May flight deals with Expedia on both domestic and international flights. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

Where is the cheapest to fly in May? 

Prices depend on your departure point and dates. For low-cost May flights to a tropical island full of gorgeous powder-soft beaches and stunning rainforests, fly to the Dominican Republic. You can enjoy crowd-free beaches and dips in the blissful Caribbean Sea. There’s a stack of cheap May flight deals to Washington DC – and the late spring weather is delightful. Add in those free Smithsonian museums and Capitol monuments and you have plenty of dollars left to splash in the city.  

How do I find the best flights in May? 

Pop your travel details in the search bar and click for instant May flight ticket prices from our huge inventory of airline carriers. You can order results by price to see the cheapest deal first and use the filters to narrow your selection further. The flexible dates calendar shows you alternative flights near your chosen travel days, so you could find a cheaper flight by shifting your travel a day or two.  

Is it cheaper to fly in May over Victoria Day? 

With Victoria Day always on a May Monday, prices can go up the week before, with people enjoying that long weekend break. But there are still plenty of May flight deals over this time. Try adjusting your dates by a day or two and look at booking a couple of months in advance. It’s a great time to enjoy a mini break with family or that someone special.  

Can I cancel or amend my May flights on Expedia? 

Sure! At Expedia, you can change or cancel most flights easily online. When you search for flights, just use our no change fee filter to see only one-way or return-flight deals with flexible options so you can make changes without a fee. Some flights are non-refundable but may qualify for airline credit. If you need to change your flight, our Customer Service Portal can give you more help.  

Why should I choose to book my May flight with Expedia?  

With flights, hotels, activities and car rental deals ready to go, it’s not just about getting you in the air for less. Although, that’s part of the deal. We also help you put together incredible travel journeys and save you dollars at every stage of your trip. Save every time you bundle flights with a hotel or car rental booking. Get access to mobile-only hotel offers through our Expedia app. And earn Expedia Rewards for money off future bookings. At Expedia, we’re with you all the way.

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.