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Getting Holiday Travel Deals
CEDAR RAPIDS (CBS 2/FOX 28) --
Experts say now is the time to start booking your holiday travel.
Comparison travel website Kayak found that Thanksgiving flights cost 17% more after mid-October.
Christmas flights cost about 1% more at the time, and New Year's travel goes up 25%.
The reason - fewer seats in the air. With the economy picking up, officials say demand is on the rise.
Another way to save money, avoid traveling on the days before and after each holiday.