Say goodbye to $30 plane tickets. The era of dirt-cheap flights is ending
03/25/2021|6:48:31 PM|CNBC

Thinking about finally taking that vacation? You’re not alone.

Millions of Americans, many cooped up for a year, are hitting the road and taking to the skies, as more people get vaccinated against Covid-19. President Joe Biden earlier this month said all American adults will be eligible for a vaccine by May.

As more people grow confident that the threat of Covid-19 is fading, it’s becoming harder to find the rock-bottom fares, some in the double-digits, that airlines offered when they were more desperate to fill planes. Hotel rates are also ticking up.

Travel-search site Kayak, said searches for summer travel have been up 27% each week since Biden’s announcement and said that airfares for top 100 most-searched U.S. destinations are up 7% month-over-month.

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